Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Captioner make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$49,800 / yrTotal Pay
$46,933 / yrBase Pay
$2,867 / yrAdditional Pay

$49,800

 / yr
$35K$71K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Captioner is $49,800 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $46,933 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $2,867 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Top Paying Companies

For a Captioner in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Captioner in United States. Employers include VITAC, Rev and CaptionCall.

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VITAC
VITAC
$47,470/yr
1 open jobs
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Rev
$45,721/yr
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Top Paying Industries

For a Captioner in United States

The top 3 paying industries for a Captioner in United States are Media & Communication with a median total pay of $47,470, Information Technology with a median total pay of $45,721 and Telecommunications with a median total pay of $41,380.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Media & CommunicationMedia & Communication$47,470

    3% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$45,721

    0% Lower than other industries

  • TelecommunicationsTelecommunications$41,380

    11% Lower than other industries

Media & Communication

The top paying company in Media & Communication for Captioner is VITAC.

VITACVITAC$47,470/yr

Recent Salaries Shared

For captioner

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Captioner

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$12

/hr

Submitted4 days ago

1-3 years
4 days ago
Captioner

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$30,000

/yr

Submitted8 days ago

15+ years
8 days ago
Captioner

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$10

/hr

Submitted17 days ago

1-3 years
17 days ago
Captioner

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$10

/hr

Submitted26 days ago

1-3 years
26 days ago
Captioner

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$15

/hr

Submitted33 days ago

4-6 years
33 days ago
Captioner

United States of America

 | <1 year

$10

/hr

Submitted35 days ago

<1 year
35 days ago
Captioner

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$8

/hr

Submitted36 days ago

1-3 years
36 days ago
Captioner

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$10

/hr

Submitted38 days ago

4-6 years
38 days ago

Captioner pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Captioner is $46,933 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Captioner salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 75 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Captioner employees.

The highest salary for a Captioner in United States is $65,635 per year.

The lowest salary for a Captioner in United States is $33,560 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Captioner or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Captioner.