Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Translator is $20.48
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Translators?
An entry-level Translator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.04 based on 42 salaries. An early career Translator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.14 based on 178 salaries. A mid-career Translator …Read more
What Do Translators Do?
A translator is an essential link between people who speak different languages. At the core, a translator facilitates written communication between two or more persons who speak different languages and are unable to directly communicate. They often work on documents for broader consumption such as brochures, books, and advertisements. However, a translator often does more than just translate; frequently, they also educates her clients about the history, culture, and customs of the people with …Read more
- Translate communications dynamically or statically while preserving context, content, and intent.
- Identify and resolve misunderstandings of meaning quickly and tactfully while maintaining neutrality.
- Maintain confidentiality of all translations and engagements as needed.