$39,104
Avg. Salary
$19.52
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,700

Bonus

$3,111

Profit Sharing

$1,350

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Interpreter Or Translator is $19.52 per hour.

The average pay for an Interpreter Or Translator is $39,104 per year.

$11.30
10%
$19.52
50%
$33.28
90%
MEDIAN $19.52
$22k
10%
$39k
50%
$67k
90%
MEDIAN $39,104
$22,377 - $66,912
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$39K
$67K
MEDIAN: $39,104
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50%
90%

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$11.30 - $33.28
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$0$69K
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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$23,329 - $69,022
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 108
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $11.30 - $33.28
Hourly Tips $0.50
Overtime $8.00 - $36.17
Annual Data $0$69K
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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$23,329 - $69,022
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 318

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 Wasco:
"It's a blessing!"
Pros: I get to help parents that are already overwhelmed with their child's special needs not have to worry about trying to understand and express themselves in a language they are not fluent in.
Cons: Some administrators at school sites.

Interpreter or Translator in Farmington:
"A busy job, includes culture and management."
Pros: Getting to work with different staff through the district and getting to know more about our Spanish speaking families.
Cons: Hi level of stress. Work load is high for one Spanish Interpreter running the district for interpreting and translations.

Interpreter or Translator in Longview:
"Translating dead lines for exams, letters, telephone confere."
Pros: The main environment that has to do with education, such as literary work and exams. Interpersonal activities with students, parents and special education staff.
Cons: I don't agree with the pay. I know that my job is well valued by the special education staff and my interaction with the community has been a successful bridge with the school district.

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
15%

Skills That Affect Interpreter or Translator Salaries

National Average
$41,000

Chinese, Mandarin Language
▼2%

English Language
▼18%

Bilingual
▼19%

Spanish Language
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 44%