Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Freelance Translator make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$72,447 / yrTotal Pay
$42,795 / yrBase Pay
$29,652 / yrAdditional Pay

$72,447

 / yr
$19K$412K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Freelance Translator is $72,447 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $42,795 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 $29,652 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. The typical Freelance Translator salary is $42,795. Salaries can range from $18,503 - $412,459. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Freelance Translator in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $72,447.

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What are some related job titles for Freelance Translator?

Some related job titles are Interpreter/Translator Salaries with median pay of $68,476, Japanese Translator Salaries with median pay of $79,458, Analytical Linguist Salaries with median pay of $76,654, Technical Translator Salaries with median pay of $73,932.

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Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Translator - Hourly Contractor

$19

 /hr
Range: $12 - $62

$12

$62

$12 - $62 Range

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Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Translator - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $11 - $28

$11

$28

$11 - $28 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Translator - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $10 - $23

$10

$23

$10 - $23 Range

Self Employment & Entrepreneur Development Society
4.4

$65,671

 /yr
Range: $55K - $138K

$55K

$138K

$54,977 - $137,910 Range

TransPerfect
3.2

TransPerfect

Freelance Translator - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $13 - $30

$13

$30

$13 - $30 Range

ZOO Digital Group
4.2

ZOO Digital Group

Freelance Translator - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $11 - $21

$11

$21

$11 - $21 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Freelance Translator - Hourly

$14

$43

$14 - $43 Range

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SelfEmployed.com

Freelance Translator - Hourly
About 

$26 -$42

 hourly

$26

$42

$26 - $42 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Translator - Hourly

$20

$55

$20 - $55 Range

Self Employed Womens Association
4.3

Self Employed Womens Association

Freelance Translator - Hourly
About 

$11 -$25

 hourly

$11

$25

$11 - $25 Range

TransPerfect
3.2

TransPerfect

Freelance Translator - Hourly Contractor
About 

$27 -$42

 hourly

$27

$42

$27 - $42 Range

freelance
4.3

freelance

Freelance Translator - Hourly
About 

$18 -$66

 hourly

$18

$66

$18 - $66 Range

Cactus Communications
2.7

Cactus Communications

Freelance Translator - Hourly

$8

$20

$8 - $20 Range

Day Translations
4.7

Day Translations

Freelance Translator - Hourly
About 

$10 -$13

 hourly

$10

$13

$10 - $13 Range

Day Translations
4.7

Day Translations

Freelance Translator - Hourly Contractor
About 

$19 -$54

 hourly

$19

$54

$19 - $54 Range

Iyuno-SDI Group
3.1

Iyuno-SDI Group

Freelance Translator - Hourly

$17

$43

$17 - $43 Range

CRI/Criterion Catalyst
3.1

CRI/Criterion Catalyst

Freelance Translator
About 

$31K -$75K

$31K

$75K

$31,404 - $74,891 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Freelance Translator - Hourly

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

Apple
4.2

Apple

Freelance Translator - Hourly

$15

$17

$15 - $17 Range

US Air Force
4.1

US Air Force

Freelance Translator - Monthly

$2K

$3K

$2,479 - $2,714 Range

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$15

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9 days ago by a Freelance Translator with 1 to 3 years of experience

$35,000

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13 days ago by a Freelance Translator with 1 to 3 years of experience

$35

/hrAvg Base Salary

16 days ago by a Freelance Chinese Translator with 10 to 14 years of experience

$43

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17 days ago by a Freelance Translator with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$30

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22 days ago by a Freelance Translator with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Freelance Translator salaries

The national average salary for a Freelance Translator is $58,222 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Freelance Translator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 10 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Freelance Translator employees.

The highest salary for a Freelance Translator in United States is $125,289 per year.

The lowest salary for a Freelance Translator in United States is $27,056 per year.

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