The salary statistics of tax preparers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare tax preparer salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$24,550|
|25th Percentile Wage||$26,840|
|50th Percentile Wage||$28,940|
|75th Percentile Wage||$31,040|
|90th Percentile Wage||$34,710|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for tax preparers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) tax preparers is $34,710. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $28,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid tax preparers is $24,550.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of tax preparers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of tax preparers in two industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. For detailed tax preparer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Social Assistance|| |
|Individual and Family Services|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .