Sign Language Interpreter

Career Overview

A sign language interpreter converts language from one to another during speeches, meetings, conferences, and during conversation. Be sure to use the search box to find the video made by Lori!


Completing a two-year college program in sign language or a related field may be required. Some organizations may only hire applicants with a four-year bachelor’s degree in sign language.

Salary Expectations

Low End:
High End:
$29,000 /yr
$50,000 /yr
$85,000 /yr

Recommended Courses

  • Psychology
  • English - as much as possible!
  • Communication
  • Foreign Languages
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook
Explore Careers, Labour Market Information, Government of Canada