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Sign Language Interpreter Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$63,856 (USD)

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Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sign Language Interpreter is $63,856 a year and $31 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Sign Language Interpreter is between $46,967 and $77,889. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Sign Language Interpreter. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Translates between spoken and manual (sign language) communication.
  • Transposes spoken material into sign language for understanding of deaf.
  • Interprets sign language of deaf into verbal or written language for hearing individuals or others not conversant in sign language.
Sign Language Interpreter Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Interpreters and Translators

Job family population: 53,150

Estimated population of Sign Language Interpreter jobs: 21,694

Rate of error: 3.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Sign Language Interpreter Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

American Sign Language Interpreter- Full Time
May 4
Auburn, USA
ProCare Therapy
American Sign Language Interpreter Auburn, WA area ProCare has partnered with a school near Auburn, WA that is in need of a sign language interpreter for the 2019-2020 school year. We are ...
Interpreter - Farsi
Jun 24
Kent, WA, USA
Kent, WA Interpreter Farsi Kent Medical Office Hours: Monday Wednesday 8:00am 8:00pm, Thursday ... make, what language you speak or what your health is, because everyone deserves great care
Speech-Language Pathologist
Jun 18
Renton, United States
Infinity Rehab
Mission Healthcare at Renton 17420 106th Place Renton, WA 98055 Full-time Speech-Language ... Sign-on bonus or relocation assistance available for select locations. Infinity Rehab provides ...
Speech-Language Pathologist
Apr 28
Seattle, United States
Infinity Rehab
Full-time Speech-Language Pathologist -- Monday through Friday -- As a therapist-run company (OT ... Sign-on bonus or relocation assistance available for select locations. Infinity Rehab provides ...
Superintendent Construction Single Family
Jun 10
Kirkland, WA, USA
Hamor and Naegl
Language: Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. A foreign language is not ... in interpreting plans. Computer Skills: Windows, Word, Excel, MS Project, Project Management ...
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