Average Senior Tax Associate Salary

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The average salary for a Senior Tax Associate is $71,680.
MEDIAN $71,680
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$59k - $88k
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$450 - $5k
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$60k - $91k

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The top respondents for the job title Senior Tax Associate are from the companies KPMG, LLP, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Grant Thornton Llp. Reported salaries are highest at PricewaterhouseCoopers where the average pay is $85,466. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include EY (Ernst & Young) and KPMG, LLP, earning around $80,697 and $77,088, respectively. CliftonLarsonAllen pays the lowest at around $65,854. BDO Seidman, LLP and Grant Thornton Llp also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $66,412 and $67,304, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Senior Tax Associate

Skills in Tax Compliance, Tax Consulting and Accounting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel and Tax Preparation.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Tax Associate

An early career Senior Tax Associate with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $70,523 based on 299 salaries. A mid-career Senior Tax Associate with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,449 based on 97 salaries. An experienced Senior Tax Associate with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,077 based on 16 salaries.
Employees with Senior Tax Associate in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 19.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (8.5% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (7.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (6.2% less).

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