Interpreters and Translators Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

The salary statistics of interpreters and translators in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare interpreters and translators salaries in different industries within the transportation and warehousing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Interpreters and Translators

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,740
25th Percentile Wage
$35,700
50th Percentile Wage
$45,840
75th Percentile Wage
$55,730
90th Percentile Wage
$59,850

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for interpreters and translators in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) interpreters and translators is $59,850. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $45,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid interpreters and translators is $28,740.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of interpreters and translators in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
201445,84030.39%23.65%
201331,910-9.68%-
201235,000--

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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