Interpreter or Translator Salary Information

Interpreter or Translator salary information, income percentile, mortgage affordability and more.


How much does an interpreter or translator earn?

Annual salaries range from £19,572 to £48,492. Below is the full range of pay both before and after tax:

Pre-tax £19,572
(£1,631 p/mth)
(£2,636 p/mth)
(£4,041 p/mth)
Pre-tax Income Percentile 36th 68th 87th
Post-tax £16,848
(£1,404 p/mth)
(£2,087 p/mth)
(£3,043 p/mth)
Post-tax Income Percentile 31st 61st 82nd
Percentage Tax Deduction 14% 21% 25%

The main task of the interpreter is to translate information from one language into another and vice versa. Although not required, this position may require an associate or a bachelor's degree.

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Below are the range of mortgages typically affordable for a single applicant interpreter or translator:

average gross salary£19,575£31,627£48,494
max mortgage£88,088£142,322£218,223
deposit paid£9,788£15,814£24,247
max purchase price£97,876£158,136£242,470
mortgage repayment p.mth (2.5%|25yr)£400£646£990

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