How much does a Translator make?

Updated 21 Jul 2021
£28,008 /yr
Average Base Pay

172 salaries

£17K

Low

£28K

Average

£47K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Translator is £28,008 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Translator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 172 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Translator employees.

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thisisalpha.com
3.3

thisisalpha.com

Translator

£24,713

 /yr
Range: £22K - £31K
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£22K

£31K

£22,423 - £30,981 Range

Foreign and Commonwealth Office
4

Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Translator

£38,355

 /yr
Range: £25K - £78K

£25K

£78K

£25,251 - £78,189 Range

Pole To Win
3.7

Pole To Win

Translator - Contractor

£19,519

 /yr
Range: £18K - £21K

£18K

£21K

£18,387 - £20,921 Range

Pole To Win
3.7

Pole To Win

Translator

£19,666

 /yr
Range: £19K - £21K

£19K

£21K

£18,892 - £20,600 Range

Expedia Group
4

Expedia Group

Translator

£27,590

 /yr
Range: £26K - £30K

£26K

£30K

£26,401 - £29,819 Range

Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs
3.8

Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs

Translator

£31,720

 /yr
Range: £27K - £36K

£27K

£36K

£26,937 - £36,042 Range

YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP
2.9

YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP

Translator

£27,129

 /yr
Range: £24K - £30K

£24K

£30K

£23,866 - £30,000 Range

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TransPerfect
3.1

TransPerfect

Translator

£22,887

 /yr
Range: £20K - £31K

£20K

£31K

£19,822 - £30,832 Range

Sandberg Translation Partners
4

Sandberg Translation Partners

Translator

£23,695

 /yr
Range: £21K - £28K

£21K

£28K

£21,269 - £28,436 Range

RWS Group
3.6

RWS Group

Translator

£22,027

 /yr
Range: £18K - £82K

£18K

£82K

£18,000 - £81,845 Range

SDL
3.9

SDL

Translator

£21,805

 /yr
Range: £19K - £26K

£19K

£26K

£18,708 - £25,763 Range

ABC
3.9

ABC

Translator

£42,000

 /yr
Range: £25K - £113K

£25K

£113K

£25,160 - £113,400 Range

Mintel
3.9

Mintel

Translator

£26,719

 /yr
Range: £24K - £29K

£24K

£29K

£24,374 - £29,047 Range

Global Voices
3.4

Global Voices

Translator

£19,934

 /yr
Range: £18K - £21K

£18K

£21K

£18,249 - £21,158 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Translator - Hourly
About 

£12 -£21

 hourly

£12

£21

£12 - £21 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Translator - Hourly
About 

£29 -£42

 hourly

£29

£42

£29 - £42 Range

Bet365
3.6

Bet365

Translator
About 

£23K -£24K

£23K

£24K

£22,524 - £24,429 Range

Freelance
4.2

Freelance

Translator - Monthly
About 

£968 -£2K

£968

£2K

£968 - £1,787 Range

thebigword
3.1

thebigword

Translator
About 

£16K -£27K

£16K

£27K

£16,188 - £27,124 Range

thebigword
3.1

thebigword

Translator - Hourly
About 

£1 -£16

 hourly

£1

£16

£1 - £16 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Translator salaries

The national average salary for a a Translator is £28,008 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Translator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 172 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Translator employees.

The highest salary for a a Translator in United Kingdom is £47,207 per year.

The lowest salary for a a Translator in United Kingdom is £16,617 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent translator salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£20
hourly
An Interpreter/Translator in the Liverpool Area area reported making £20 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Liverpool Area area
Self-Employed
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
£30,000
per year
A Translator in the Oxford Area area reported making £30,000 per year
Additional Pay
£600 cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Oxford Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£10
hourly
An Interpreter/Translator in the Sheffield Area area reported making £10 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Sheffield Area area
Self-Employed
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
£20
hourly
An Interpreter/Translator in the London Area area reported making £20 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Self-Employed
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£20,600
per year
A Translator in the London Area area reported making £20,600 per year
Job Highlights
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£35
hourly
A Translator in the London Area area reported making £35 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Self-Employed
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£29,000
per year
A Technical Translator in the Birmingham Area area reported making £29,000 per year
Additional Pay
£1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Birmingham Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public