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Average Hourly Rate for Language Line Services Employees

Language Line Services workers can expect to make an average of $15.16 per hour, with overtime compensation amounting to $22.00. For the most part, employee paychecks at Language Line Services fluctuate depending on where you live; how long you've been working also matters, but to a lesser degree. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

Employer: Language Line Services
Hourly Rate Range by Job
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[-]Interpreter (7)
$8.34 - $27.67  
[-]Interpreter (7)
Hourly Rate$8.34 - $27.67  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 17
United States (change)

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically about $15.00. A typical employee has five to nine years of experience and earns approximately $15.25 per hour.


By state, California offers the highest pay at $22.00 per hour.


Bringing in the most money are Interpreters — their earnings average $14.95.

Certifications and Degrees

Language Line Services compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at around $15.55 per hour.


Employees who count Spanish Language among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $12.50.

Benefits and Perks

A 401(k) program is available, and most workers use it to save for retirement. Language Line Services provides health insurance to just over a half of workers, and more than half of workers do receive dental coverage.

Key Stats

62 %
38 %
Hourly Rate
$8 - $16
Hourly Rate
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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