Hourly Wage for
Translator in the United States

How much does a Translator earn hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Translator in the United States is $22 as of January 16, 2019, but the range typically falls between $20 and $25. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Translates written and spoken information from one language to another. Reads, comprehends, and rewrites materials in designated languages following established linguistic rules related to word meanin

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23
These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly compensation for the job of Translator in the United States. The average hourly rate for Translator ranges from $20 to $25 with the average hourly pay of $22. The total hourly compensation, which includes bonus, health and retirement, can vary anywhere from $20 to $25 with the average total hourly compensation of $23.
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