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What is the average annual salary for Translator?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Translator may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Translator in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Translator in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Translator in the United States is $43,784 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Translator in the United States are expected to make less than $43,784.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $43,784
  • 10%$33,946
  • 25%$38,634
  • 75%$49,527
  • 90%$54,756

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Job Description for Translator

Translates written documents and spoken words from one language to another. Must be well versed in vocabulary dealing with specialty. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. View Translator job description

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