Enrolled Agent Salary in the United States

How much does an Enrolled Agent make in the United States? The average Enrolled Agent salary in the United States is $48,213 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $40,530 and $56,494. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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$40,530 to $56,494
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What is an Enrolled Agent?

Enrolled Agent (or EA) is a tax advisor who is a federally authorized tax practitioner empowered by the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Enrolled agents represent taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for tax issues including audits, collections and appeals. Enrolled Agent status is the highest credential awarded by the IRS. The EA credential is recognized across all 50 U.S. states. Attorneys and certified public accountants (CPAs) are licensed on a state by state basis, and are also empowered by the Department of the Treasury to represent taxpayers before the IRS. According to ...

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Job Openings for Enrolled Agent
Hook Law Center - Virginia Beach , VA
Candidate will be an CPA or Enrolled Agent with experience preparing tax returns including but not limited to 1040, 1041, and 706. Ideal candidate would also have experience in estate administration ...
Jobble, Inc. - 1 day ago
Cameron Associates HR Consulting & Career Coaching - Hanover , MD
My clienbt is seeking an EA or CPA with at least 10 years experience in Tax Preparation, tax documentation, trusts, individual accounting and tax expertise for a successful, established accounting ...
Jobble, Inc. - Today
George M. Mattos, CPA - San Jose , CA
We are looking for a CPA / Tax Preparer / Enrolled Agent to join our team! You will be responsible for preparing and analyzing financial records for our company. Responsibilities: * Prepare and ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
Cameron Associates HR & Career Coaching - Hanover , MD
Skills and Competencies REQUIRED · MUST be an Enrolled Agent or must demonstrate you are well into the process of certification as an Enrolled Agent. · MUST have active Preparer Tax Identification ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
Payne & Associates - Williamsburg , VA
Enrolled Agent needed for busy accounting firm in Williamsburg. Candidate will prepare corporate and individual taxes, handle client IRS and state notices and bookkeeping. QuickBooks and tax software ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
Human Resource Staffing - Springfield , MO
Enrollment Agent Provide administrative and clerical support to ensure an efficient operation of the office. Human Resource Staffing is looking to add to our team. Do you have an interest in security ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
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