Salary for Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents

Also known as:  City Collector, Customs Appraiser, Income Tax Adjuster, Internal Revenue Agent, Internal Revenue Service Agent, Revenue Collector, Revenue Enforcement Agent, Tax Compliance Officer, Tax Compliance Representative, Tax Examiner helps government professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Tax examiners, collectors and revenue agents are government employees responsible for determining tax liability and collecting taxes according to local, state and federal laws and regulations. Their salaries are set by government regulations. A high school diploma or equivalent is required for this position, and some related on-the-job training is required. Professionals in this field must stay informed regarding changes to the tax code, and confer with taxpayers regarding discrepancies in payments. They may also address problems with tax returns, and check tax forms for accuracy and human or computer error. These professionals must stay abreast of financial and accounting field practices, as well.

A Tax Examiner or Collector, or Revenue Agent can get a wage ranging from 40000 to 60000 depending on seniority. Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents will most likely receive salaries of Fifty Four Thousand Nine Hundred dollars annually.

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Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents made an average annual salary of $54,830 last year. The national wage distribution is shown below. To overlay local salaries for a Tax Examiner or Collector, or Revenue Agent, please select your state.
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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 13.73 percent nationwide in that time.
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents tend to make the most in the following industries
Public Administration $54,830
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Public Administration $54,830