Tax Preparer at H&R Block Salary

For Tax Preparers at H&R Block, hourly average wages total $10.14 per hour. Less than one in ten receive medical and dental insurance and less than one-tenth get vision plans. Female Tax Preparers at H&R Block make up most of the survey respondents at 73 percent. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.
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$15,205 - $35,355
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$28K
$35K
MEDIAN: $28,000
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$8.66 - $16.27
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MEDIAN: $10.14
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$0$38K
Salary $15,205 - $35,355
Bonus $0.00 - $8,054
Commission $1,200
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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$18,090 - $38,345
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11
Hourly Data $0$16
Hourly Rate $8.66 - $16.27
Overtime $14.58
Annual Data $0$38K
Bonus $0.00 - $8,054
Commission $1,200
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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$18,090 - $38,345
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 81

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Pay by Experience Level for Tax Preparer

Pay by Experience for a Tax Preparer has a positive trend. An entry-level Tax Preparer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 48 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Tax Preparer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Tax Preparer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 17 salaries. A Tax Preparer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 9 salaries.

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 Goodyear:
"Good client service."
Pros: Fellow tax preparers, client service.
Cons: Poor employee relations, ridiculous HR structure, lousy pay, management doesn't understand what's going on in the field.

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
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Tax Preparer Salaries

Late-Career
▲22%

▲11%

National Average
$22,000

▼3%

▼5%

Skills That Affect Tax Preparer Salaries


Bookkeeping
▲18%



Quickbooks
▲4%

Accounting
▲2%

National Average
$22,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 93%
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