Translator

Translator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$80,000
$37,000
Min 10%
$80,000
Median 50%
$173,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
2.3 years
How much does a translator make?
As a Translator in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $80,974 per year or $38.93 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $173,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $37,000 per year. Professional companies and Internet companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The best states for high paying Translator jobs are District of Columbia, North Dakota, Colorado, South Dakota, and Wyoming. Most Translators spend 2.3 years in the position.

Average Translator Salary By Location

Translators in the US makes an average salary of $80,974 per year or $38.93 per hour. The top city when it comes to Translator salaries is Washington, DC at $137,643 per year. Even as an entry-level Translator, you will make $83,000 per year in Washington, DC. District of Columbia, North Dakota, Colorado, South Dakota, and Wyoming are the highest paying states. Connecticut, California, Rhode Island, Oregon, and Florida are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Washington, DC
$137,643
2
Salt Lake City, UT
$109,407
3
Urbandale, IA
$107,931
4
Richardson, TX
$106,687
5
Newark, NJ
$106,017

Average Translator Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Translator makes. Most Translator jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. Companies like Worldwide Energy & Manufacturing USA or Riverside Unified School District will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like Mission Essential and Citi also report very competitive wages for Translators.

Recently Added Translator Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Toms River Regional Schools
Translator
01/29/2020
$16,696
01/24/2020
$44,516
Santa Maria-Bonita School District
Translator
01/22/2020
$43,978
Santa Maria-Bonita School Dist
Translator
01/22/2020
$43,978
Crandall Independent School District
Translator
01/16/2020
$26,963
Moreno Valley Unified School District
Translator
01/14/2020
$46,801
Woodland Joint Unified
Translator
01/08/2020
$36,230
Covina-Valley Unified School District
Translator
01/07/2020
$47,940
11/21/2019
$40,300
Transperfect
Translator
11/20/2019
$135,655
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