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Tax Preparer Salaries

Tax Preparers earn $25,000 annually on average, or $12 per hour, which is 78% less than the national average for all working Americans. Our data indicates that the best paid Tax Preparers work for Plante & Moran at $48,000 annually while the lowest paid Tax Preparers work for All American Check Cashing earning approximately $18,000 each year.

$25K Tax Preparer National Average (1,842 salaries)
$25K Happiest Tax Preparer is at Colbert/Ball Tax Service (12)
$48K Highest Paid Tax Preparer is at Plante & Moran (3)

1,842 Tax Preparer Salaries

$25K Jackson Hewitt's Average Tax Preparer Salary (789 salaries)

Equal to national average Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
Equal to average Jackson Hewitt salary ($25K)
-$4K (17%) less than average Jackson Hewitt Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
"I feel like I should have been compensated more, but seeing how it was my first year, I find that it was average."
+$3K (11%) more than average Jackson Hewitt Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
"I am paid 12 dollars per hour. I guess I am underpaid."
$18K Jackson Hewitt Tax Preparer · 2 years ago
-$7K (32%) less than average Jackson Hewitt Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
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$48K Breslow Starling's Average Tax Preparer Salary (1 salaries)

+$23K (63%) more than national average Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
Equal to average Breslow Starling salary ($48K)
Equal to average Breslow Starling Tax Preparer salary ($48K)
"I was just an intern so this was a great start off point."

$42K Broome County's Average Tax Preparer Salary (1 salaries)

+$17K (50%) more than national average Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
+$11K (30%) more than average Broome County salary ($31K)
Equal to average Broome County Tax Preparer salary ($42K)
"This is a volunteer service for local low income residents, we enjoyed the feeling of helping those people in need and so it is definitely OK to be unpaid."

$29K Food Bank For NYC's Average Tax Preparer Salary (1 salaries)

+$4K (14%) more than national average Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
-$12K (34%) less than average Food Bank For NYC salary ($41K)
Equal to average Food Bank For NYC Tax Preparer salary ($29K)
"I think the salary I get is just right."

$25K Liberty Tax Service's Average Tax Preparer Salary (400 salaries)

Equal to national average Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
-$3K (11%) less than average Liberty Tax Service salary ($28K)
-$7K (32%) less than average Liberty Tax Service Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
-$3K (12%) less than average Liberty Tax Service Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
+$8K (27%) more than average Liberty Tax Service Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
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$26K H&R Block's Average Tax Preparer Salary (331 salaries)

+$1K (3%) more than national average Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
-$4K (14%) less than average H&R Block salary ($30K)
$85K H&R Block Tax Preparer · 2 years ago
+$59K (106%) more than average H&R Block Tax Preparer salary ($26K)
$30K H&R Block Tax Preparer · 2 years ago
+$4K (14%) more than average H&R Block Tax Preparer salary ($26K)
$20K H&R Block Tax Preparer · 2 years ago
-$6K (26%) less than average H&R Block Tax Preparer salary ($26K)
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$26K Instant Tax Service's Average Tax Preparer Salary (95 salaries)

+$1K (3%) more than national average Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
+$2K (8%) more than average Instant Tax Service salary ($24K)
-$8K (36%) less than average Instant Tax Service Tax Preparer salary ($26K)
-$10K (47%) less than average Instant Tax Service Tax Preparer salary ($26K)
+$4K (14%) more than average Instant Tax Service Tax Preparer salary ($26K)
See 92 More Instant Tax Service Tax Preparer Salaries

$26K Accountemps' Average Tax Preparer Salary (15 salaries)

+$1K (3%) more than national average Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
-$9K (29%) less than average Accountemps salary ($35K)
$50K Accountemps Tax Preparer · 5 years ago
+$24K (63%) more than average Accountemps Tax Preparer salary ($26K)
$30K Accountemps Tax Preparer · 5 years ago
+$4K (14%) more than average Accountemps Tax Preparer salary ($26K)
$30K Accountemps Tax Preparer · 5 years ago
+$4K (14%) more than average Accountemps Tax Preparer salary ($26K)
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$25K Colbert/Ball Tax Service's Average Tax Preparer Salary (12 salaries)

Equal to national average Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
-$2K (7%) less than average Colbert/Ball Tax Service salary ($27K)
+$5K (18%) more than average Colbert/Ball Tax Service Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
+$26K (68%) more than average Colbert/Ball Tax Service Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
-$7K (32%) less than average Colbert/Ball Tax Service Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
See 9 More Colbert/Ball Tax Service Tax Preparer Salaries

$23K IRS's Average Tax Preparer Salary (7 salaries)

-$2K (8%) less than national average Tax Preparer salary ($25K)
-$12K (41%) less than average IRS salary ($35K)
$30K IRS Tax Preparer · 3 years ago
+$7K (26%) more than average IRS Tax Preparer salary ($23K)
$41K IRS Tax Preparer · 4 years ago
+$18K (56%) more than average IRS Tax Preparer salary ($23K)
$35K IRS Tax Preparer · 5 years ago
+$12K (41%) more than average IRS Tax Preparer salary ($23K)
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