Tax Specialist Salary

A Tax Specialist earns an average salary of $48,584 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$30,722 - $76,420

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$10.93 - $24.47

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$30,722 - $76,420  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,302  
Profit Sharing
$750 - $3,097  
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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$27,610 - $69,992  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 201
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.93 - $24.47  
   
Overtime
$13.91 - $38.03  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,302  
   
Profit Sharing
$750 - $3,097  
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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$27,610 - $69,992  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 119
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Job Description for Tax Specialist

Tax specialists work with individuals, small businesses, and large companies on tax-related issues. They are responsible for researching and understanding the implications of relevant tax laws, as well as meeting clients to gather information and explain their options. These specialist also meet with Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and customs officials on behalf of the client, and they complete different tax forms and audit their clients' tax records. One of the tax specialist's primary duties is tax planning, advising clients on how to reduce the amount they must pay; they also work on tax compliance, preparing and submitting tax return forms.

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Experience Affects Tax Specialist Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 19%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$42,000


Skills That Affect Tax Specialist Salaries

Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 7%

Tax Compliance
up arrow 4%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 3%

Sales Tax Reports
up arrow 2%

National Average
$42,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 73 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 17%
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