Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Tax Preparers (13-2082)

Prepare tax returns for individuals or small businesses. Excludes Accountants and Auditors (13-2011).
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 217 245 12.9 11 15 29
United States 86600 91400 0.0 4400 5700 10600
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is moderate with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 25.34 10.62 14.09 21.30 31.71 44.97
Alaska 34.35 22.08 26.40 30.48 45.06 49.05
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 37.73 25.76 28.59 42.05 46.88 49.78

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.