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Tax Preparers in Colorado

Considering a career as a Tax Preparer in Colorado?

$56,690 Median Salary
  • Tax Preparers in Colorado earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Tax Preparers Work in Colorado?

There were approximately 1,130 workers employed as Tax Preparers in this state in 2018.

There were 1,270 Tax Preparers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 140 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 840 Tax Preparers working in it, which means Colorado has more Tax Preparers than average.


What do Tax Preparers Make in Colorado?

In 2018 wages for Tax Preparers ranged from $28,460 to $85,540 with $56,690 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $13.68 to $41.12. The median hourly rate was $27.26.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $27.47 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $0.21.

The median salary in Colorado is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top States for Tax Preparers Employment

View the list below to see where most Tax Preparers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 10,200 $52,020
Texas 6,280 $45,090
Florida 4,120 $30,060
New York 4,070 $61,880
Illinois 3,370 $28,240
Georgia 2,720 $33,640
Tennessee 2,390 $43,070
Pennsylvania 1,920 $35,610
Ohio 1,790 $37,390
Virginia 1,700 $27,690
Indiana 1,620 $34,690
Massachusetts 1,600 $59,920
Arizona 1,550 $34,930
Michigan 1,550 $0
Oklahoma 1,460 $40,320
Louisiana 1,430 $30,740
Kentucky 1,390 $30,080
North Carolina 1,280 $33,240
Maryland 1,210 $45,610
New Jersey 1,210 $46,460

Below are the states where Tax Preparers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New York $61,880
Massachusetts $59,920
Colorado $56,690
Hawaii $53,210
California $52,020
Minnesota $51,260
District of Columbia $50,520
Oregon $49,660
Vermont $49,540
Alaska $49,520

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