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Translators

Overview

Translators focus on translating written materials, such as books, plays, technical or scientific papers, legal documents, laws, treaties, and decrees, from one language to another or multiple languages. There are approximately 49,650 translators and interpreters employed in the United States, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.

Salary Range

Below $25,000 to $100,000

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Certification/License

Recommended

Outlook

Much Faster than the Average
Personality Traits

Creative

Hands On

Problem-Solving

Career Ladder
Chief Translator or Reviewer

Experienced Translator

Entry-Level Translator

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