$19.43
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$1,700

Profit Sharing

$3,111

Commission

$1,350

The average wage for an Entry-Level Interpreter or Translator is $19.42 per hour.

$22,377 - $66,912
$22K
$39K
$67K
MEDIAN: $39,298
10%
50%
90%

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$11.27 - $34.23
$11
$19
$34
MEDIAN: $19.43
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50%
90%

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$0$70K
Salary $22,377 - $66,912
Bonus $100 - $18,675
Profit Sharing $3,111
Commission $1,350
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$23,297 - $70,160
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 108
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $11.27 - $34.23
Hourly Tips $0.50
Overtime $8.14 - $35.89
Annual Data $0$70K
Bonus $100 - $18,675
Commission $1,350
Profit Sharing $3,111
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$23,297 - $70,160
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 323

Job Description for Interpreter or Translator

An interpreter's main duties are to translate information from one language to another and vice-versa. An associate's or bachelor's degree may be required for this position, though not necessarily. All interpreter/translator positions within the country require that the person be a legal citizen of the United States of America, and most positions also require that applicants have their own reliable method of transportation to get to work.

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Interpreter or Translator Tasks

  • Translate or interpret written, oral, or sign language text into another language for others.
  • Provide linguistic assistance to clients or associates.
  • Proofread, edit, and revise translated materials.
  • Assist in creating documents and presentation materials in foreign languages for meetings and general communications.

Interpreter or Translator Job Listings

Interpreter or Translator Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Interpreter or Translator in New York:
Get training in the different modes of interpreting.

Interpreter or Translator in Brooklyn:
"Dont Listen or understand."
Speak clearly.

Key Stats for Interpreter or Translator

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
14%

Skills That Affect Interpreter or Translator Salaries

National Average
$41,000

Chinese, Mandarin Language
▼2%

English Language
▼18%

Spanish Language
▼19%

Bilingual
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 54%
dental benefits
Dental: 39%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 45%