Experienced Tax Director Salary

Salaries for Experienced Tax Directors are generous, with average pay above six figures ($151K) per year. In the world of Experienced Tax Directors, overall income ranges from $122K near the bottom to $230K at the top; this can include more than $41K from bonuses and more than $25K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Men working as Experienced Tax Directors who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 57 percent. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Almost all enjoy medical and dental coverage in this occupation, and a large number get vision benefits. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$110,436 - $196,488
MEDIAN: $151,255

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Salary $110,436 - $196,488
Bonus $8,000 - $40,637
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $25,466
Commission $1,011
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$122,043 - $230,059
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 244

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $169,114

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San Francisco offers some of the highest pay in the country for Experienced Tax Directors, 29 percent above the national average. Experienced Tax Directors will also find cushy salaries in San Jose (+24 percent), Washington (+21 percent), New York (+14 percent), and Denver (+9 percent). Compared to the national average, Nashville Experienced Tax Directors have considerably lower salaries, 23 percent below the national average to be exact. Location appears to be a major driving force in pay for those in this profession. Employers pay around 15 percent less in Phoenix and 11 percent less in San Diego, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Key Stats for Tax Director


43 %
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.
10-19 years
20 years or more
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Tax Director Salaries

National Average


Strategic Planning

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.


43 %
57 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 81%
no benefits
None: 5%