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$35,950

Average Base Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$629

Average Bonus
The average literary translator salary in United States is $35,950 or an equivalent hourly rate of $17. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $629. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$26,932

Entry Level Salary

$54,812

Senior Level Salary
An entry level literary translator (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $26,932. On the other end, a senior level literary translator (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $54,812.

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Job Description
Interpret oral or sign language, or translate written text from one language into another.

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