Average Translator Salary in Hong Kong

HK$208,016
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HK$18,713
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The average salary for a Translator in Hong Kong is HK$208,016.
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HK$17k
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HK$208k
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HK$473k
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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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What Are Popular Skills for Translators?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Chinese, Yue (Cantonese) Language, Chinese, Mandarin Language, Localization and Translation and English Language.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Translators?

An entry-level Translator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of HK$180,000 based on 9 salaries. An early career Translator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of HK$205,656 based on 24 salaries. A mid-career Translator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of HK$420,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Translator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of HK$0 based on 5 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 47 survey responses.
Entry Level
19.1%
Early Career
51.1%
Mid Career
19.1%
Experienced
10.6%

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