Average Mid-Career Interpreter Hourly Pay in New York, New York

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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Interpreter in New York, New York is $35.00.
MEDIAN $35.00
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $74
Total Pay
$27,863 - $151,254

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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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Sign Language Interpreter
Social Worker
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Interpreter

Pay by Experience Level for Interpreter

An entry-level Interpreter with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $22.00 based on 7 salaries. An early career Interpreter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.50 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Interpreter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $39.31 based on 10 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (45.7% less), Minneapolis, Minnesota (43.7% less) and Houston, Texas (35.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 36 survey responses.
Entry Level
Early Career