$29,479
Avg. Salary
$10.69
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,017

Bonus

$1,965

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Tax Preparer with Customer Service skills is $10.69 per hour.

The average pay for a Tax Preparer with Customer Service skills is $29,479 per year.

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MEDIAN $29,479
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MEDIAN: $29,479
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$0$35K
Salary $29,479
Bonus $0.00 - $3,020
Commission $1,965
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$18,088 - $35,929
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 7
Hourly Data $0$21
Hourly Rate $8.64 - $15.87
Overtime $15.00
Annual Data $0$35K
Bonus $0.00 - $3,020
Commission $1,965
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$18,088 - $35,929
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 60

Job Description for Tax Preparer

A tax preparer assists an individual, a company, or organization in setting up and writing an accurate income tax return to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) each year. Preparers must make sure the entity for which the tax forms are being prepared pays the lowest taxes allowed by law; they must do this while ensuring that any deductions, exemptions, or claims adhere to current tax laws.

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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.

Tax Preparer Job Listings

Key Stats for Tax Preparer

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Tax Preparer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲17%

National Average
$23,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 89%