Average Entry-Level Interpreter Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$14.36
Avg. Hourly Rate
$1,965
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Interpreter in Houston, Texas is $14.36.
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$12.59
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$14.36
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$19.73
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90%
MEDIAN $14.36
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $20
Bonus
$0 - $1,965
Total Pay
$26,304 - $53,281

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Job Description for Interpreter

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.

Career Paths

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Pay by Experience Level for Interpreter

An early career Interpreter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.80 based on 24 salaries. A mid-career Interpreter with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.50 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Interpreter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $26.81 based on 4 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 33 survey responses.
Early Career
72.7%
Mid Career
15.2%
Experienced
12.1%

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