Tax Accountant in Houston, Texas Salary

Houston Tax Accountants can expect wages of $59K per year on average. Women make up a slight majority of Tax Accountants in Houston (58 percent) survey respondents. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. A large number receive medical and dental insurance and the larger part get vision plans. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$47,010 - $82,185
$47K
$62K
$82K
MEDIAN: $62,029
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50%
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Salary $47,010 - $82,185
Bonus $2,948
Profit Sharing $5,000
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$47,932 - $88,486
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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Key Stats for Tax Accountant

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Tax Accountant Salaries

▲15%

National Average
$61,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Tax Accountant Salaries

Tax Consulting
▲7%

Financial Analysis
▲3%


National Average
$61,000

Microsoft Excel
▼5%

Quickbooks
▼5%

Software Knowledge
▼8%


Sales Tax Reports
▼10%

Microsoft Office
▼10%

Bookkeeping
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 18%
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