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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Tax Accountant make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$81,756 / yrTotal Pay
$65,830 / yrBase Pay
$15,927 / yrAdditional Pay

$81,756

 / yr
$15K$449K
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The estimated total pay for a Tax Accountant is $81,756 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $65,830 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $15,927 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Tax Accountant salary is $65,830. Salaries can range from $15,466 - $449,352. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Tax Accountant in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $81,756.

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Some related job titles are Tax Accountant/CPA Salaries with median pay of $90,325, Tax Accounting Salaries with median pay of $94,903, Tax Preparer Salaries with median pay of $66,894, Tax Senior Salaries with median pay of $102,394.

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PwC
3.9

PwC

Tax Accountant

$69,643

 /yr
Range: $48K - $154K

$48K

$154K

$47,990 - $154,038 Range

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EY
3.9

EY

Tax Accountant

$69,178

 /yr
Range: $57K - $162K

$57K

$162K

$56,512 - $162,136 Range

H&R Block
3.8

H&R Block

Tax Accountant

$64,044

 /yr
Range: $54K - $69K

$54K

$69K

$54,045 - $69,227 Range

Deloitte
4.0

Deloitte

Tax Accountant

$68,793

 /yr
Range: $58K - $89K

$58K

$89K

$58,124 - $88,847 Range

Rothstein Kass
3.4

Rothstein Kass

Tax Accountant

$86,607

 /yr
Range: $70K - $103K

$70K

$103K

$69,890 - $103,357 Range

RubinBrown
4.3

RubinBrown

Tax Accountant

$64,696

 /yr
Range: $58K - $77K

$58K

$77K

$57,751 - $77,354 Range

SurePrep
4.0

SurePrep

Tax Accountant

$57,629

 /yr
Range: $58K - $68K

$58K

$68K

$57,629 - $67,877 Range

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KPMG
3.9

KPMG

Tax Accountant

$71,130

 /yr
Range: $55K - $136K

$55K

$136K

$55,468 - $136,194 Range

Baker Tilly US
4.0

Baker Tilly US

Tax Accountant

$62,390

 /yr
Range: $58K - $82K

$58K

$82K

$58,000 - $82,184 Range

RSM
4.1

RSM

Tax Accountant

$64,360

 /yr
Range: $55K - $76K

$55K

$76K

$55,306 - $76,008 Range

Schlumberger
3.9

Schlumberger

Tax Accountant

$70,866

 /yr
Range: $59K - $76K

$59K

$76K

$59,183 - $75,839 Range

Moss Adams LLP
4.0

Moss Adams LLP

Tax Accountant

$70,129

 /yr
Range: $55K - $88K

$55K

$88K

$54,594 - $87,576 Range

1-800Accountant
4.4

1-800Accountant

Tax Accountant

$70,835

 /yr
Range: $52K - $82K

$52K

$82K

$52,233 - $81,716 Range

WeiserMazars
3.7

WeiserMazars

Tax Accountant

$121,580

 /yr
Range: $75K - $277K

$75K

$277K

$74,819 - $276,542 Range

BDO USA
3.6

BDO USA

Tax Accountant

$72,095

 /yr
Range: $54K - $141K

$54K

$141K

$53,988 - $141,194 Range

Kurtz & Company
4.1

Kurtz & Company

Tax Accountant

$57,015

 /yr
Range: $57K - $62K

$57K

$62K

$56,502 - $62,269 Range

Crowe
3.9

Crowe

Tax Accountant

$66,278

 /yr
Range: $61K - $185K

$61K

$185K

$61,109 - $184,980 Range

Grant Thornton
3.8

Grant Thornton

Tax Accountant

$65,380

 /yr
Range: $55K - $190K

$55K

$190K

$54,959 - $190,499 Range

Plante Moran
4.0

Plante Moran

Tax Accountant

$68,454

 /yr
Range: $58K - $79K

$58K

$79K

$57,561 - $79,285 Range

Cherry Bekaert LLP
3.9

Cherry Bekaert LLP

Tax Accountant

$68,754

 /yr
Range: $61K - $88K

$61K

$88K

$60,531 - $88,017 Range

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$30

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8 days ago by a Tax with less than one year of experience

$66,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$2,000/yr

8 days ago by a Tax Accountant with 1 to 3 years of experience

$19

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Remote Seasonal Tax Expert with 7 to 9 years of experience

$21

/hrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$2,500/hr

8 days ago by a Seasonal Tax Expert with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$72,500

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Tax Accountant with 1 to 3 years of experience

$38,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Tax Accountant with 1 to 3 years of experience

$55,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Tax Accountant with 7 to 9 years of experience

$29

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Tax with less than one year of experience

$20,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$2,000/yr

8 days ago by a Seasonal Tax Expert with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Tax Accountant salaries

The national average salary for a Tax Accountant is $64,794 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Tax Accountant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1646 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Tax Accountant employees.

The highest salary for a Tax Accountant in United States is $92,378 per year.

The lowest salary for a Tax Accountant in United States is $45,447 per year.

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