C$43,937
Avg. Salary
C$14.53
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$1,000

Bonus

C$500

Profit Sharing

C$2,975

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Tax Preparer is C$14.53 per hour.

The average pay for a Tax Preparer is C$43,937 per year.

C$11.72
10%
C$14.53
50%
C$24.11
90%
MEDIAN C$14.53
C$34k
10%
C$44k
50%
C$72k
90%
MEDIAN C$43,937
C$34,240 - C$71,505
C$34K
C$44K
C$72K
MEDIAN: C$43,937
10%
50%
90%
C$11.72 - C$24.11
C$12
C$15
C$24
MEDIAN: C$14.53
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$71K
Salary C$34,240 - C$71,505
Bonus C$0.00 - C$4,000
Profit Sharing C$500
Commission C$2,975
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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C$25,143 - C$53,312
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 22
Hourly Data C$0C$38
Hourly Rate C$11.72 - C$24.11
Overtime C$0.00 - C$38.74
Annual Data C$0C$53K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$4,000
Commission C$2,975
Profit Sharing C$500
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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C$25,143 - C$53,312
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 95

Job Description for Tax Preparer

A tax preparer assists an individual, a company, or organization in setting up and writing an accurate income tax return to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) each year. Preparers must make sure the entity for which the tax forms are being prepared pays the lowest taxes allowed by law; they must do this while ensuring that any deductions, exemptions, or claims adhere to current tax laws.

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Tax Preparer Tasks
  • Fill out, complete, and submit tax returns.
  • Apply deductions and credits according to regulations.
  • Examine receipts, paystubs, and other documentation to fill out financial forms.

Tax Preparer Job Listings

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 C$30,000 based on 45 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 C$35,000 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Tax Preparer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$33,000 based on 14 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 C$40,000 based on 5 salaries.

Tax Preparer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Tax Preparer?

Tax Preparer in Winnipeg:
"Flexibility."
Pros: Use of their software to prepare my own return.
Cons: Stressful.

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Key Stats for Tax Preparer

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Tax Preparer Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

Mid-Career
▲5%

Experienced
▼0%

National Average
C$33,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 17%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
no benefits
None: 82%