The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Translator with English Language skills is $15.36.
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Job Description for Translator
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 wh…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.
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Skills in French Language, Localization and Translation and Chinese, Mandarin Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Japanese Language and Spanish Language.
Pay by Experience Level for Translator
An early career Translator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.97 based on 135 salaries. A mid-career Translator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.38 based on 71 salaries. An experienced Translator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.30 based on 58 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.
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