Tax Preparer Salaries

459 SalariesUpdated May 8, 2021

Average Base Pay
$32,369 / yr
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How much does a Tax Preparer make?

The national average salary for a Tax Preparer is $32,369 in United States. Filter by location to see Tax Preparer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 459 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Tax Preparer employees.

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Tax Preparer - Hourly

Jackson Hewitt

$12/hr

Range: $8 - $26

215 salaries

$12/hr
$8$26

Tax Preparer - Hourly

H&R Block

$14/hr

Range: $8 - $34

154 salaries

$14/hr
$8$34

Tax Preparer - Hourly

Jackson Hewitt

$11/hr

Range: $8 - $19

142 salaries

$11/hr
$8$19

Tax Preparer - Hourly

Liberty Tax Service

$11/hr

Range: $5 - $23

128 salaries

$11/hr
$5$23

Tax Preparer - Hourly

H&R Block

$11/hr

Range: $8 - $29

113 salaries

$11/hr
$8$29

Tax Preparer - Hourly

Liberty Tax Service

$11/hr

Range: $9 - $26

79 salaries

$11/hr
$9$26

Tax Preparer

CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen)

$38,032/yr

Range: $36K - $46K

21 salaries

$38,032/yr
$36K$46K

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Tax Preparer

Fiducial

$83,758/yr

Range: $34K - $129K

16 salaries

$83,758/yr
$34K$129K

Tax Preparer - Hourly

Optima Tax Relief

$18/hr

Range: $15 - $20

12 salaries

$18/hr
$15$20

Tax Preparer - Hourly Contractor

H&R Block

$11/hr

Range: $9 - $14

9 salaries

$11/hr
$9$14

Tax Preparer - Hourly Contractor

Jackson Hewitt

$12/hr

Range: $10 - $16

9 salaries

$12/hr
$10$16

Tax Preparer

Robert Half

$53,856/yr

Range: $35K - $82K

8 salaries

$53,856/yr
$35K$82K

Tax Preparer

BKD

$35,344/yr

Range: $35K - $39K

7 salaries

$35,344/yr
$35K$39K

Tax Preparer

DHG

$33,426/yr

Range: $32K - $34K

6 salaries

$33,426/yr
$32K$34K

Tax Preparer

McGladrey LLP

$37,266/yr

Range: $35K - $39K

6 salaries

$37,266/yr
$35K$39K

Tax Preparer - Hourly

Intuit

$20/hr

Range: $19 - $27

5 salaries

$20/hr
$19$27

Tax Preparer - Hourly Intern

Jackson Hewitt

$13/hr

Range: $8 - $14

5 salaries

$13/hr
$8$14

Tax Preparer

GAR Technologies

$41,266/yr

Range: $40K - $44K

5 salaries

$41,266/yr
$40K$44K

Tax Preparer - Hourly

Express Employment Professionals

$18/hr

Range: $14 - $19

4 salaries

$18/hr
$14$19

Tax Preparer

Baker Tilly US

$37,714/yr

Range: $36K - $39K

4 salaries

$37,714/yr
$36K$39K

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent tax preparer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$37,000
per year
A Tax Specialist in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $37,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$14
hourly
A Seasonal Tax Preparer in the Anchorage, AK Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
Anchorage, AK Area area
Seasonal
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$25
hourly
A Tax Specialist in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Tax Specialist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$14
hourly
A Seasonal Tax Preparer in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$60,000
per year
A Tax Preparer in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$12
hourly
A Tax Preparer in the Akron, OH Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Akron, OH Area area
Seasonal
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private