Translation is basically the process of converting words or text from one language to another. To work as a home-based translator, you must be fluent in a few languages. Most companies provides home-based translation jobs in English-Spanish, Chinese-French, English-Hindi and several other languages pairs.
Check out a list of companies that hires translators to work from home.
Airbnb – Occasionally has openings for home-based translation jobs in various languages.
Andovar – You have to take a short test to prove your ability. Worldwide opportunity.
American Journal Experts – As an AJE contract translator, you can control your workload and availability, and they match you to manuscripts in your specific field. Compensation is based on paper length and turnaround time.
Cactus Global – To work as a freelance translator for Cactus Global, you must have experience working in a foreign-language setting.
Certified Languages – If you live in the U.S., fluently speak English and other languages, have proven interpreting experience, and are committed to providing excellent customer service, you might be qualified to join our interpreting team.
Cyracom – You must have atleast two or all of the following requirements – degree in interpretation, professional certification, training and interpretation experience.
Gengo – Hundreds of professional translators earn extra income via Gengo home-based translation jobs. Pays via Paypal or Skrill.
Interpbridge – Lionbridge Interpretation offers interpretation services in over 360 languages and dialects to meet a wide variety of client needs.
Language Line – As an interpreter, you have listen to a limited English speaker, analyze the person’s message, and accurately convey its meaning to a LanguageLine Solutions client.
Language Scientific – Hires experienced translators to work from home.
Language Services Associate – They are always looking for qualified linguists, in all language pairs, to add to their network.
Language Solutions – Language Solutions hire freelance interpreters, professional translators and editors from all over the world. You must have a bachelor degree or equivalent qualification plus a minimum of 3 years of experience in the respective field to apply. Pays by check or PayPal.
Multilingual Connections – Hires work from home translators, transcriptionists and interpreters from worldwide.
Pacific Interpretation – You must have atleast one year of recent, professional experience interpreting within one or more of the following industries: Healthcare, Call Centers, 9-1-1 Emergency Services, Insurance, Government, Utilities, Financial, or Telecommunications.
Proz – If you are a professional translator or you operate a translation agency, you can register and get project notifications directly in your email inbox.
Rev – Work as a freelance translator and get weekly payouts via PayPal for work completed.
Responsive Translation Services – You can work as a professional translator or interpreter. Visit their career page for home based translators jobs and look for “Freelance Linguists”.
Translators Town – You have to bid on translation projects to get hired.
Transparent Language – You must have atleast one year experience to work from home as a translator for Transparent Language. Hires worldwide.
Transperfect – Occasionally hires freelance translators, editors and proofreaders.
Verbal Ink – Provides home-based translation jobs to workers throughout US.
VerbalizeIt – Interpret, translate or transcribe at your convenience and get paid every 15 days via PayPal.
Verilogue – Always interested in professionals or recent graduates with linguistics expertise.
World Lingo – Hires freelance translators from worldwide.