Sign language interpreter earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Sign language interpreter salary by state

State Name Average Salary
District of Columbia $98,850
New Jersey $64,600
Virginia $70,780
Maryland $71,280
Colorado $59,540
New York $64,460
Maine $46,390
Missouri $57,090
California $55,010
North Carolina $43,770
New Mexico $57,200
Texas $52,830
Ohio $52,600
Georgia $55,250
Massachusetts $53,280
Pennsylvania $50,100
Delaware $53,450
Kentucky $49,690
Alaska $52,450
Minnesota $53,250
Nevada $35,700
Mississippi $49,050
Wisconsin $50,800
Rhode Island $42,840
Oregon $49,950
New Hampshire $49,600
Florida $40,660
Wyoming $44,730
Washington $46,650
Illinois $44,852
Connecticut $46,710
Vermont $38,100
Arizona $40,280
Hawaii $35,680
Puerto Rico $41,560
South Carolina $42,050
Idaho $37,650
Utah $41,650
Nebraska $38,670
Tennessee $41,360
Indiana $40,040
Michigan $39,850
Alabama $38,630
Louisiana $36,370
Kansas $34,820
Iowa $37,840
West Virginia $31,150
Montana $37,960
South Dakota $35,560
North Dakota $32,170
Oklahoma $30,200
Arkansas $30,840

How do sign language interpreter salaries compare to similar careers?

Sign language interpreters earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than funeral directors but more than executive assistants.

Career Median Salary
Funeral director salary $53K
Interior designer salary $52K
Private detective salary $50K
Insurance sales agent salary $50K
Probation officer salary $53K
Sign language interpreter salary $50K
Clergy salary $49K
Wedding planner salary $49K
Event planner salary $48K
Executive assistant salary $49K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)