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Translator/Interpreter salary in United States

How much does a Translator/Interpreter make in the United States?

Average base salary


The average salary for a translator/interpreter is $50,128 per year in the United States. 375 salaries reported, updated at November 22, 2022

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Top companies for Translator/Interpreters in United States

  1. Pasadena Unified School District
    118 reviews5 salaries reported
    $72,132per year
  2. $66,549per year
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Highest paying cities for Translator/Interpreters near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $58,374 per year
    11 salaries reported
  2. Boston, MA
    $57,838 per year
    10 salaries reported
  3. Washington, DC
    $57,559 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. Los Angeles, CA
    $55,299 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $54,001 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $51,419 per year
    7 salaries reported
  1. Phoenix, AZ
    $51,270 per year
    11 salaries reported
  2. Columbus, OH
    $50,432 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Louisville, KY
    $47,953 per year
    10 salaries reported
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 730 ratings

51% of Translator/Interpreters in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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