Salary update

Due to the developing crisis, salaries are changing rapidly. Here is the average salary for Linguists in the United States since March 2020.

Latest average base salary
$82,575
per year

Linguist salary in United States

How much does a Linguist make in the United States?

1.1k salaries reported, updated at November 27, 2021
$24,273
per year

The average salary for a linguist is $24,273 per year in the United States.

Most common benefits

  • Professional development assistance
  • Parental leave
  • Relocation assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 401(k) matching
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Most common benefits for Linguists

  • Professional development assistance
  • Parental leave
  • Relocation assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 401(k) matching
  • Life insurance
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 59 ratings

64% of Linguists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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