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Tax Auditor Salary

$67,536 (USD)

Average Salary

$32/hr

Average Hourly

$2,620

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 06, 2019

The average pay for a Tax Auditor is $67,536 a year and $32 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Tax Auditor is between $47,957 and $83,547. 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:
  • Analyzes financial records to determine tax liability under provisions of local, state and federal tax laws.
  • Gathers and reviews taxpayer information, including material assets, income, surpluses, liabilities, and expenditures, and confirms reported financial status using knowledge of interest and discount, annuities, valuation of stocks and bonds, sinking funds, and amortization valuation of assets.
  • Develops audit report based on audit findings and notifies taxpayer of tax liability.
Tax Auditor Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Accountants and Auditors

Job family population: 1,259,930

Estimated population of Tax Auditor jobs: 55,462

Rate of error: 0.7%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$78,293
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Tax Auditor Job Listings for United States

Auditor -22172
Nov 26
Woodland Hills, CA, USA
Mattson Resources
Performs other accounting, auditing and tax duties as needed in engagements and as assigned by supervisory personnel.
Auditor
Dec 4
us
Ryun, Givens & Company, P.L.C.
Accounting/Auditing * Financial Reporting * Compliance Job Description: If you are ambitious ... Tax Planning and Preparation
Senior Tax Auditor
Sep 28
us
THEBIG4
The Big Four is assisting a local client with their search for External Auditors at either the Senior or Manager level. The ideal candidates will have between 3-7+ years of experience. CPA is not ...
IT Assurance Auditor (Staff, Seniors, Managers)
Nov 1
Salt Lake City, United States
Tanner
Tanner LLC (Tanner), a nationally-recognized, full-service accounting (CPA), assurance, tax, and ... and auditing standards, SOC, HITRUST CSF, COSO, SOX 404). * Provides value-added advisory ...
Staff Auditor - CPA (Public Accounting)
Nov 14
Orange, CA, USA
Talley, LLP
We act with integrity and work proactively with our clients to provide value-added financial, tax ... The auditor functions well in an ever-changing, challenging environment. We expect a well rounded ...

The average pay for a Tax Auditor is $67,536 a year and $32 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Tax Auditor is between $47,957 and $83,547. 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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