Average Tax Accountant Salary in Houston, Texas

$57,598
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,604
Bonus
$1,700
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Tax Accountant in Houston, Texas is $57,598.
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$46k
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$58k
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$79k
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MEDIAN $57,598
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Salary
$46k - $79k
Bonus
$1k - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$41k - $80k

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Job Description for Tax Accountant

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Popular Skills for Tax Accountant

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

Pay by Experience Level for Tax Accountant

An entry-level Tax Accountant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $54,640 based on 20 salaries. An early career Tax Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,032 based on 43 salaries. A mid-career Tax Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,943 based on 15 salaries.
Employees with Tax Accountant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 10.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (5.7% more) and Los Angeles, California (4.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (4.7% less), St. Louis, Missouri (4.4% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (0.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 78 survey responses.
Entry Level
25.6%
Early Career
55.1%
Mid Career
19.2%

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