When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($15.47 per hour) can be spotted in Bellflower, Calif.; New York, N.Y. ($14.50), Modesto, Calif. (approximately $13.50), and Kissimmee, Fla. (around $12.32) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Abbeville, La. at $8.00. Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc workers in Florida earn the most — about $13.27 per hour on average.
Enrolled Agents are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $15.48 per hour on average; Retail Store Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to approximately $12.00, followed by Office Managers earning around $10.88 and Tax Preparers making about $10.59.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $11.25 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (44 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $10.08 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach about $15.00 per hour for Enrolled Agents; non-accredited workers make much less. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA); Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc awards around $13.40 to these degree-holders.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Tax Consulting; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $12.21 per hour. A garden variety skill at Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc is Tax Preparation; a strong majority of Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc's people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Customer Service, Tax Compliance, and Bookkeeping.
Benefits and Perks
A little less than one-fifth of workers have health insurance, and benefits for roughly a seventh of workers also include dental insurance. Perks also include tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and flexible hours.