Average Tax Accountant Salary in Dallas, Texas

$57,776
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,800
Bonus
$1,800
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Tax Accountant in Dallas, Texas is $57,776.
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$41k
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$58k
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$70k
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MEDIAN $57,776
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Salary
$41k - $70k
Bonus
$0 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$40k - $74k

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Job Description for Tax Accountant

Tax Accountant Tasks
  • Prepare tax returns and reports, maintain records, analyze and research complex tax issues.
  • Provides support during audits.
  • Ensure compliance with state and federal regulations.
  • Analyze tax regulations and recommend policies that minimize tax burden.

Career Paths

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Tax Accountant
Senior Tax Accountant
Tax Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Tax Accountant

Skills in Tax Consulting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Tax Compliance, Microsoft Excel 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 $53,697 based on 6 salaries. An early career Tax Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,485 based on 42 salaries. A mid-career Tax Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,678 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Tax Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,964 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $75,000.
Employees with Tax Accountant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 9.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (4.9% more) and Los Angeles, California (3.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (4.9% less), St. Louis, Missouri (4.7% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (0.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 71 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.5%
Early Career
59.2%
Mid Career
14.1%
Experienced
9.9%
Late Career
8.5%

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