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Highest Paying Industries for Tax Examiners, Collectors and Preparers, and Revenue Agents

The top 20 highest paying industries for tax examiners, collectors and preparers, and revenue agents (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment in those industries are also shown. As shown in the table, with an average annual salary of $66,190, management of companies and enterprises is the highest paying industry for tax examiners, collectors and preparers, and revenue agents. It is followed by federal government, including usps industry (average annual salary $60,840). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2015 [1]. For more information about salaries of tax examiners, collectors and preparers, and revenue agents in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 20 Highest Paying Industries for Tax Examiners, Collectors and Preparers, and Revenue Agents

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Management of Companies and Enterprises
$66,190
80
2 Federal government, including USPS
$60,840
26,620
3 Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$60,840
26,620
4 Legal Services
$56,820
450
5 Credit Intermediation and Related Activities
$51,260
80
6 Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$51,110
63,680
7 Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$51,110
63,680
8 Federal, State, and Local Government
$51,110
63,680
9 State government, including schools and hospitals
$48,370
24,210
10 State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$48,370
24,210
11 Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$43,700
940
12 Local government, including schools and hospitals
$40,910
12,850
13 Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$40,910
12,850
14 Employment Services
$40,020
120
15 Administrative and Support Services
$36,810
220
16 Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$36,810
220
17 Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$35,940
67,150
18 Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services
$35,710
65,760
19 Information
$32,630
n/a
20 Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$32,110
n/a