How much does a Medical Interpreter make in Louisiana? The average Medical Interpreter salary in Louisiana is $43,523 as of February 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $38,297 and $47,712. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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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 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $41,498 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $44,738 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $39,888 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $42,242 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $39,888 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $44,233 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $41,878 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $40,252 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $45,004 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $41,878 Date Updated February 26, 2020
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