• Interpreters and Translators
  • Education and Training
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 45,040
    $30,470 range bar $126,360
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Very Fast Growing
  • Interpreters and Translators convert information from one language into another language. Interpreters work in spoken or sign language; translators work in written language.

What do they typically do

  • Convert concepts, style, and tone in the source language to equivalent concepts, style, and tone of the target language
  • Compile information and technical terms into glossaries and terminology databases for use in their oral renditions and translations
  • Speak, read, and write fluently in at least two languages, one of which is usually English
  • Render spoken messages accurately, quickly, and clearly

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