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Tax Preparer Salary Information in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of tax preparers in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of tax preparers in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Tax Preparers in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,360
25th Percentile Wage
$17,430
50th Percentile Wage
$19,220
75th Percentile Wage
$26,090
90th Percentile Wage
$36,090

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for tax preparers in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $36,090. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $19,220. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,360.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of tax preparers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$19,220
2.81% -94.07%
2016
$18,680
-27.30% -
2015
$23,780
3.70% -
2014
$22,900
-33.06% -
2013
$30,470
-22.42% -
2012
$37,300
- -

Table 3. Compare Tax Preparer Salary in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $19,220, North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for tax preparers in state of Tennessee, following city of Memphis (median annual salary of $56,680). In comparison, the median annual salary of tax preparers in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area is 66.1 percent (66.1%) lower than that in the highest paying city Memphis.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Memphis
$56,680
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$42,360
Chattanooga
$37,490
Johnson City
$30,920
Knoxville
$30,100
Jackson
$29,720
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$28,740
Clarksville
$26,930
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$25,330
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$20,270
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$19,220



See also: Top paying jobs in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee.