Average Tax Manager Salary

$97,662
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$6,977
Bonus
$2,948
Commission
$3,077
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The average salary for a Tax Manager is $97,662.
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$72k
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$98k
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$128k
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$72k - $128k
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What Do Tax Managers Do?

Tax Manager Tasks
  • Oversee tax returns and compliance for corporations, partnerships, trusts, and individuals.
  • Supervise accounting staff.
  • Participate in tax planning and research activities.

Job Satisfaction for Tax Manager

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The top respondents for the job title Tax Manager are from the companies EY (Ernst & Young), KPMG, LLP and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Reported salaries are highest at EY (Ernst & Young) where the average pay is $105,358. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Grant Thornton Llp and KPMG, LLP, earning around $104,977 and $104,462, respectively. BDO Seidman, LLP pays the lowest at around $89,962. Deloitte Tax LLP and Deloitte also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $92,210 and $102,137, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Tax Managers?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Tax Managers?

An entry-level Tax Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $80,628 based on 9 salaries. An early career Tax Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,966 based on 212 salaries. A mid-career Tax Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,171 based on 1,310 salaries. An experienced Tax Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,947 based on 1,139 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $103,120.
Employees with Tax Manager in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 18.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (12.7% more) and Houston, Texas (10.4% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 3,099 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.3%
Early Career
6.8%
Mid Career
42.3%
Experienced
36.8%
Late Career
13.8%

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