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Average Enrolled Agent Hourly Pay

$20.43
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$2,945
Bonus
$5,500
Commission
$2,250
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for an Enrolled Agent is $20.43.
10%
$12.11
MEDIAN
$20.43
90%
$30.81
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $31
Bonus
$503 - $9,809
Profit Sharing
$7 - $29,590
Commission
$250 - $36,000
Total Pay
$29,117 - $76,644
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What Do Enrolled Agents Do?

Enrolled Agent Tasks
  • Guide management's tax decisions by examining and discussing tax consequences of various financial options, recommending optimal course of action.
  • Remit tax payments by requesting disbursements.
  • Prepare federal, state, and local tax returns by collecting, analyzing, and formatting financial information.
  • Recommend strategies to minimize tax liability by studying tax regulations, searching out and evaluating tax options.
  • Determine impact of management's tax decisions by computing taxes.

Job Satisfaction for Enrolled Agent

4.2 out of 5
(95)
Highly Satisfied
7Reviews

Popular Employer Salaries for Enrolled Agent

The top respondents for the job title Enrolled Agent are from the companies H&R Block, Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc and Intuit Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Intuit Inc. where the average pay is $23.69. H&R Block pays the lowest at around $16.40.

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What Are Popular Skills for Enrolled Agents?

Skills in Tax Preparation, Tax Consulting, Tax Compliance, Accounting and Bookkeeping are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Enrolled Agents?

An entry-level Enrolled Agent with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.98 based on 20 salaries. An early career Enrolled Agent with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.90 based on 250 salaries. A mid-career Enrolled Agent with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.08 based on 166 salaries. An experienced Enrolled Agent with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.33 based on 214 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $23.
Employees with Enrolled Agent in their job title in Dallas, Texas earn an average of 132.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (99.3% more) and New York, New York (2.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (34.0% less) and Raleigh, North Carolina (7.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 775 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.6%
Early Career
32.3%
Mid Career
21.4%
Experienced
27.6%
Late Career
16.1%