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Medical interpreter salary in United States

How much does a Medical Interpreter make in the United States?

Average base salary


The average salary for a medical interpreter is $25.38 per hour in the United States. 143 salaries reported, updated at December 1, 2022

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Top companies for Medical Interpreters in United States

    28 reviews24 salaries reported
    $29.18per hour
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Highest paying cities for Medical Interpreters near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $30.07 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $28.14 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  3. Sacramento, CA
    $27.81 per hour
    14 salaries reported
  1. Atlanta, GA
    $27.25 per hour
    13 salaries reported
  2. Portland, OR
    $27.01 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  3. Charlotte, NC
    $26.50 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  1. Houston, TX
    $26.46 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  2. Phoenix, AZ
    $26.42 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  3. Tampa, FL
    $25.82 per hour
    6 salaries reported
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 470 ratings

43% of Medical Interpreters in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?


133 job openings

Average $49,207 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Medical Interpreter

As a medical interpreter how can I know if I am being paid fairly?

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