Interpreters and Translators Salary in Sector of Finance and Insurance

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

Average Annual Salary of Interpreters and Translators

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,530
25th Percentile Wage
$34,360
50th Percentile Wage
$41,280
75th Percentile Wage
$56,740
90th Percentile Wage
$80,520

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for interpreters and translators in the industry sector of finance and insurance. 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 $80,520. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $41,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid interpreters and translators is $29,530.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of interpreters and translators in the industry sector of finance and insurance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$41,280
1.36% 13.23%
2016
$40,720
-1.65% -
2015
$41,390
4.16% -
2014
$39,670
7.66% -
2013
$36,630
2.21% -
2012
$35,820
- -

Compare Interpreters and Translators Salary in Different Industries within the Finance and Insurance Sector

The average salaries of interpreters and translators in four industries in the finance and insurance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for interpreters and translators occupations is the direct insurance (except life, health, and medical) carriers industry with an annual salary $41,240. The lowest paying industry is the direct health and medical insurance carriers industry (annual salary $39,250). For detailed interpreters and translators salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Direct Insurance (except Life, Health, and Medical) Carriers
$41,240
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities
$40,450
Insurance Carriers
$40,000
Direct Health and Medical Insurance Carriers
$39,250

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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