Appraise personal property to determine fair value and tax.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$26,000 – $91,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Appraisers do?

Appraises real and personal property to determine fair value and assesses taxes in accordance with prescribed schedules: Inspects property and considers factors such as current market value, location of property, and building or replacement costs to make property appraisal. Computes amount of tax to be levied, using applicable tax tables, and writes reports of determinations for public record. May interpret laws, formulate policies, and direct activities of assessment office. May be designated according to type of property assessed as Appraiser, Aircraft; Appraiser, Auditor; Appraiser, Boats And Marine; Appraiser, Buildings; Appraiser, Land; Appraiser, Oil And Water; Appraiser, Personal Property; Appraiser, Real Estate; Appraiser, Timber.

Should I be an Appraiser?

You should have a bachelor's degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Logical Thinker: You take a step-by-step approach to analyze information and solve problems.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.

  • Also known as: Appraiser, Aircraft, Appraiser, Auditor, Appraiser, Boats and Marine, Appraiser, Buildings, Appraiser, Land See More

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