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Tax Accountant Salary

$83,328 (USD)

Average Salary

$40/hr

Average Hourly

$3,333

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 08, 2019

The average pay for a Tax Accountant is $83,328 a year and $40 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Tax Accountant is between $59,001 and $103,251. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Tax Accountant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Readies Federal, State, or local tax returns for individuals, business establishments, or other organizations.
  • Prepares and analyzes financial and tax accounts, records, and reports; and determines taxes owed according to prescribed rates, laws, and regulations.
  • Advises management regarding effects of business activities on taxes, and on strategies for minimizing tax liability.
  • Confirms that establishment complies with periodic tax payment, information reporting, and other taxing authority requirements.
Tax Accountant Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Accountants and Auditors

Job family population: 1,259,930

Estimated population of Tax Accountant jobs: 36,122

Rate of error: 0.7%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$96,600
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Tax Accountant Job Listings for United States

Tax Accountant - CPA - Partner Potential
Dec 6
Simi Valley, CA, USA
Goodwin Recruiting - Local Recruiters with National Reach
The ideal Tax Accountant- CPA will have 3-5 years of tax experience with the vision and drive of becoming a partner. Tax Accountant-CPA RESPONSIBILITIES: * Prepare Individual and Entity taxes
CPA Tax Accountant
Dec 6
Denver, CO, USA
Empower Human Potential LLC
Tax Accountant Responsibilities: * Prepare tax returns, payments, necessary paperwork, and reports. * Assess and research difficult tax issues to identify solutions. * Manage and maintain the company ...
Tax Accountant
Dec 5
Houston, TX, USA
Accountemps
Attention all Tax Accountants! Accountemps has partnered with a growing CPA Firm seeking a bilingual Tax Accountant to join their team. This position is newly created which is an exciting opportunity ...
Senior Tax Accountant CPA
Dec 6
Cleveland, OH, USA
Ciuni & Panichi, Inc.
Experienced Tax Certified Public Accountant We are looking for an experienced CPA with a minimum of 5-7 years of public accounting experience in the Tax Compliance and Planning Areas; holding an ...
Tax Accountant
Dec 5
Denver, CO, USA
Accountemps
Local CPA firm in the Denver, CO area seeks a Tax Accountant for a long-term Temp to Hire Opportunity! The firm has a great collaborative environment and is looking to add two more experienced Tax ...

The average pay for a Tax Accountant is $83,328 a year and $40 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Tax Accountant is between $59,001 and $103,251. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Tax Accountant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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