Average Tax Specialist Salary

$51,005
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,440
Bonus
$500
Commission
$2,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Tax Specialist is $51,005.
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$37k
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MEDIAN $51,005
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United States (change)
Salary
$37k - $85k
Bonus
$491 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$197 - $20k
Commission
$0 - $500
Total Pay
$26k - $74k

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Popular Skills for Tax Specialist

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

Pay by Experience Level for Tax Specialist

An entry-level Tax Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $41,325 based on 76 salaries. An early career Tax Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,320 based on 210 salaries. A mid-career Tax Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,186 based on 107 salaries. An experienced Tax Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,576 based on 81 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $68,742.
Employees with Tax Specialist in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 39.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (27.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (25.5% less), Chicago, Illinois (13.8% less) and Denver, Colorado (6.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 517 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.7%
Early Career
40.6%
Mid Career
20.7%
Experienced
15.7%
Late Career
8.3%

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