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Tax preparer salary in United States

How much does a Tax Preparer make in the United States?

Average base salary

$20.72
Average $20.72
Low $11.33
High $37.89
Non-cash benefit
401(k)
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The average salary for a tax preparer is $20.72 per hour in the United States. 4k salaries reported, updated at November 25, 2022

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Top companies for Tax Preparers in United States

  1. AE Business Solutions
    4.5star
    10 reviews24 salaries reported
    $42.53per hour
  2. $28.37per hour
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Highest paying cities for Tax Preparers near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $24.42 per hour
    37 salaries reported
  2. Las Vegas, NV
    $22.71 per hour
    15 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $20.81 per hour
    26 salaries reported
  1. Brooklyn, NY
    $20.58 per hour
    36 salaries reported
  2. Atlanta, GA
    $19.49 per hour
    20 salaries reported
  3. San Antonio, TX
    $18.66 per hour
    19 salaries reported
  1. Bronx, NY
    $18.42 per hour
    21 salaries reported
  2. Jacksonville, FL
    $17.42 per hour
    13 salaries reported
  3. Philadelphia, PA
    $17.28 per hour
    15 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Tax Preparers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 323 ratings

46% of Tax Preparers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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