Average Translator Salary in Canada

Avg. Base Salary (CAD)

The average salary for a Translator is C$50,135

Base Salary
C$37k - C$69k
C$488 - C$5k
Total Pay
C$36k - C$68k
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What Do Translators Do?

Translator Tasks
  • Translate communications dynamically or statically while preserving context, content, and intent.
  • Identify and resolve misunderstandings of meaning quickly and tactfully while maintaining neutrality.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all translations and engagements as needed.
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How do Translators Rate Their Jobs?

3.5 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
Based on 24 responses, the job of Translator has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.52 out of 5. On average, Translators are highly satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Translators

What is the highest pay for Translators?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Translator is CA$69k / year

What is the lowest pay for Translators?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Translator is CA$37k / year

How can Translators increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Translator is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Translator that oversees more junior Translators, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.