Tax Preparer at H&R Block Salary

Pay for Tax Preparers at H&R Block sits in the ballpark of $10.15 per hour. Less than one in ten enjoy medical and dental coverage in this occupation, and fewer than one in twenty get vision benefits. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Tax Preparers at H&R Block. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Tax Preparers at H&R Block making up 72 percent. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$10,067 - $34,765
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$23K
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MEDIAN: $23,000
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$8.66 - $16.97
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MEDIAN: $10.15
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$13K$26K$39K
Salary
$10,067 - $34,765  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,106  
Commission
$1,750  
Total Pay (?
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$18,054 - $37,245  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.66 - $16.97  
   
Overtime
$11.84 - $26.82  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,106  
   
Commission
$1,750  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$18,054 - $37,245  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 82
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Pay by Experience Level for Tax Preparer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $21K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $25K on average. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $21K in this role. Seasoned veterans with 20 years under their belts enjoy a median income of $27K.

H&R Block Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Tax Preparer at H&R Block?

Tax Preparer in Fairhope:
`"$Career Research Memo."`
Pros: I like my job at H&R Block because it is rewarding with a new challenge everyday. The pay is great during tax season but it ends very shortly.
Cons: The length of my job is the most disturbing part of my job.

Tax Preparer in Cincinnati:
`"$Taxes."`
Pros: What I like most about my job is helping clients understand taxes and recommending the best tax solution for them. I like interacting with clients.
Cons: Some Greedy coworkers.

Key Stats for Tax Preparer

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Tax Preparer Salaries

Late-Career
▲25%

▲14%

National Average
$22,000

▼1%

▼3%

Skills That Affect Tax Preparer Salaries


Bookkeeping
▲21%



Quickbooks
▲6%

Accounting
▲5%


National Average
$22,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 94%
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