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Technical Translator Salary

The average pay for a Technical Translator is $45,818 per year.

$30,410 - $73,002
(Median)
$30K
$46K
$73K
MEDIAN: $45,817
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$30,410 - $73,002  
   
Bonus
$500 - $2,750  
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$29,913 - $102,194  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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Job Description for Technical Translator

  • Compile background information and language dictionaries for translations.
  • Annotate documents with information about the original language and any interpretation choices.
  • Review and translate complex documents from one language into another.
  • Conduct research and use dictionaries and thesauri to ensure accuracy.

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 58% dental benefits Dental: 58%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 42%