How much does a Medical Interpreter make in the United States? The average Medical Interpreter salary in the United States is $46,563 as of April 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $40,976 and $51,044. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Medical Interpreter conducts medical and general interpreting for staff, patients, and their families. Assesses and monitors patients' understanding of information conveyed. Being a Medical Interpreter advises medical personnel about any cultural issues that might impact patient care. Records and monitors interpretation activities according to hospital and department standards. Additionally, Medical Interpreter may be required to translate written documents. Requires familiarity with medical terminology. Requires fluency in one or more languages in addition to English. May require an associate degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. May require Translation certificate. The Medical Interpreter gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be a Medical Interpreter typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description
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Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
What does a Medical Interpreter do?
Medical Interpreter in Aurora, CO
Provides full level interpretation services for patients, families, associates and staff.
October 02, 2020
Provides full translation services including discharge instructions and other documents as assigned by the department.
October 07, 2020
Utilizes the hospitalÆs electronic medical record system and trains junior interpreters in it use, including documentation regarding appointments, accessing patient medical records, provide statistics and other duties specific to the department.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Medical Interpreter in the United States. The base salary for Medical Interpreter ranges from $40,976 to $51,044 with the average base salary of $46,563. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $41,136 to $51,116 with the average total cash compensation of $46,588.