Career Profiles and Employment Projections
Tax Preparers: Jobs, Career, Salary and Education Information
Top 3 tax preparers Jobs
- D'Arcangelo & Co.
- Millbrook, NY
We provide the highest quality of professional services to our clients which includes audit, accounting, tax and consulting, and family office. We
Experienced Tax Preparers
- Jefferson City, MO
Additional part-time work throughout the balance of the year might be arranged, pending performance and the
- Anderson Business Advisors
- Las Vegas, NV
Starting salary is $40,000 plus based on experience. Full benefits, including health, dental, vision and 401k are offered.
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What Tax preparers Do
Prepare tax returns for individuals or small businesses. Excludes Accountants and Auditors.
Tax preparer Salaries
- 2014 employment: 90,400
- May 2015 median annual wage: $36,450
Job Outlook for Tax preparers
Projected employment change, 2014–24:
- Number of new jobs: 1,400
- Growth rate: 2 percent (Slower than average)
How to Become a Tax preparer
Education and training:
- Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
- Work experience in a related occupation: None
- Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training
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*Some content used by permission of the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor.