Average Interpreter Hourly Pay

$20.12
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$13.27
MEDIAN
$20.12
90%
$39.34

The average hourly pay for an Interpreter is $20.12

Hourly Rate
$13 - $39
Bonus
$40 - $6k
Total Pay
$28k - $82k
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What Do Interpreters Do?

Interpreter Tasks
  • Convey spoken content accurately from one language to another.
  • Assist with documentation, filing and paperwork.
  • Explain and clarify cultural expectations and idiom.
  • Translate written documents or audio tapes to and from target language and English.
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Job Satisfaction for Interpreter

4.1 out of 5
(92)
Highly Satisfied
21Reviews
Based on 92 responses, the job of Interpreter has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.1 out of 5. On average, Interpreters are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
72.4%
Male
26.7%
Prefer to self-define
0.9%
This data is based on 221 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

45%

Dental

32%

Vision

30%

None

54%