An Entry-Level Tax Accountant earns an average salary of AU$50,591 per year.

AU$39,707 - AU$65,821
AU$40K
AU$51K
AU$66K
MEDIAN: AU$50,584
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.95 - AU$37.14
AU$20
AU$26
AU$37
MEDIAN: AU$26.18
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$67K
Salary AU$39,707 - AU$65,821
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$4,085
Profit Sharing AU$0.00
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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AU$39,939 - AU$67,255
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 442
Hourly Data AU$0AU$37
Hourly Rate AU$19.95 - AU$37.14
Overtime AU$23.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$67K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$4,085
Profit Sharing AU$0.00
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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AU$39,939 - AU$67,255
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 64

Job Description for Tax Accountant

Tax accountants specialize in preparing and submitting tax documents for clients, which can include private individuals and private and public companies; these companies may include non-profits and government agencies, as well. Tax accountants often devise tax strategies to defer or eliminate tax payments, coordinate audits with various taxation authorities, and advise corporate management of taxation strategies. As such, they must understand and interpret tax law and occasionally explain its implications to clients.

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Tax Accountant Tasks

  • Prepare tax returns and reports, maintain records, analyze and research complex tax issues.
  • Provides support during audits.
  • Ensure compliance with state and federal regulations.
  • Analyze tax regulations and recommend policies that minimize tax burden.

Tax Accountant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$51,052

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Tax Accountant

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
15%

Skills That Affect Tax Accountant Salaries



National Average
AU$51,000



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 1%
dental benefits
Dental: %
vision benefits
Vision: %
no benefits
None: 99%