The annual and hourly salary statistics of tax preparers in Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of tax preparers in Lake County-Kenosha County is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$19,290|
|25th Percentile Wage||$24,880|
|50th Percentile Wage||$39,050|
|75th Percentile Wage||$52,630|
|90th Percentile Wage||$76,250|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for tax preparers in Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $76,250. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,050. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $19,290.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of tax preparers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $39,050 in Lake County-Kenosha County is in the middle of salary range for tax preparers in state of Wisconsin. In comparison, the annual salary of tax preparers in Lake County-Kenosha County is 34.2 percent (34.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington and 43.0 percent (43.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington|| |
|West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis|| |
|Lake County-Kenosha County|| |
|Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area|| |
|South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Green Bay|| |
|Fond du Lac|| |
|La Crosse|| |
|Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Eau Claire|| |
|Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area|| |