Tax Preparers generally receive Moderate-term on-the-job training before they are capable of performing their job at an acceptable level.
Once employed, Tax Preparers can expect to earn an average of $31,000 per year throughout their career.
In addition, over the coming 10 years Tax Preparers should expect a significant decline in jobs available within their industry. They will likely experience a decline in employment of -8.4%. In respect to starting your own business, Tax Preparers are extremely entrepreneurial in nature. Currently, 32.8% of the employment base is classified as self-employed.
Given the job environment today, it should come as no surprise that Tax Preparers are currently facing unemployment levels approaching 10.9%.