Average Tax Accountant Salary in San Diego, California

$60,843
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$2,948
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The average salary for a Tax Accountant in San Diego, California is $60,843.
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$49k
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$61k
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$72k
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MEDIAN $60,843
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$49k - $72k
Bonus
$0 - $10k
Total Pay
$49k - $79k

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Job Description for Tax Accountant

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Tax Accountant. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Tax Accountant
Senior Tax Accountant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Tax Accountant

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

Pay by Experience Level for Tax Accountant

An early career Tax Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $59,797 based on 27 salaries. A mid-career Tax Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,314 based on 10 salaries.
Employees with Tax Accountant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 4.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (0.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (9.5% less), Atlanta, Georgia (6.1% less) and Houston, Texas (5.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 37 survey responses.
Early Career
73.0%
Mid Career
27.0%

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