One of the keys responsibilities of a cryptologic linguist is communication by breaking down or simplifying complex ideas. A cryptologic linguist is required to identify foreign communication using signal equipment. As such, they are usually important for the national defense that depends largely on the information that comes from foreign languages.
For this role, you are expected to provide translation expertise to analysts. You must also be able to give expert tips to appropriate authorities and recognize changes in transmission mode. Part of your jurisdiction is to providing transcriptions and translations from foreign languages. As expected, cryptologic linguists work majorly in the military sector.
A good cryptologic linguist must be able to identify foreign communication from an assigned geological area. He/She must also enjoy reading and writing. Plus, good people-oriented skills, a great interest and passion in communication, speech, and foreign languages are equally essential. The average yearly salary of a cryptologic linguist is $52,432. The most common educational qualification employers ask for is a bachelor's degree.