Average Tax Preparer with Intuit QuickBooks Skills Hourly Pay

$15.09
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,010
Bonus
$1,500
Commission
$1,017
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for a Tax Preparer with Intuit QuickBooks skills is $15.09.
10%
$9.97
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$15.09
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$25.37
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MEDIAN $15.09
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $25
Bonus
$300 - $5,152
Profit Sharing
$160 - $9,250
Commission
$0 - $1,500
Total Pay
$21,022 - $61,708

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Job Description for Tax Preparer

Tax Preparer Tasks
  • Fill out, complete, and submit tax returns.
  • Apply deductions and credits according to regulations.
  • Examine receipts, paystubs, and other documentation to fill out financial forms.

Popular Employer Salaries for Tax Preparer

The top respondents for the job title Tax Preparer are from the companies H&R Block, Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc and Liberty Tax Services, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at H&R Block where the average pay is $11.00. Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc pays the lowest at around $10.48.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Tax Preparer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Bookkeeping, Accounting, Tax Compliance, Customer Service and Tax Preparation.

Pay by Experience Level for Tax Preparer

An entry-level Tax Preparer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.07 based on 13 salaries. An early career Tax Preparer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.32 based on 116 salaries. A mid-career Tax Preparer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.63 based on 58 salaries. An experienced Tax Preparer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.58 based on 45 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $18.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Tax Preparer in their job title in Portland, Oregon earn an average of 59.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (39.2% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 283 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.6%
Early Career
41.0%
Mid Career
20.5%
Experienced
15.9%
Late Career
18.0%