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interpreting rates in the UK
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italia  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 05:32
Italian to German
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Aug 10, 2004

Dear all, I have just received my first enquiry from an UK based agency asking for my interpreting rates. Given that I have not worked for the Uk, yet, I would appreciate it, if anyone could enlighten me about standard rates for business, simultaneous, consecutive and chouchotage assignments.
TIA for all your comments!!!
Best regards from Germany


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Pat Jenner
Local time: 04:32
German to English
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Bad news Aug 10, 2004

Hope you're sitting down to read this. The dominant agency in the UK pays £240 a day (you may get slightly more from others, but not much). Also, nearly all assignments are two-way, i.e. in your case you would be working between English and German or between English and Italian. Feel free to contact me privately if I can help with any more info.

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lucydin
United Kingdom
Local time: 04:32
English to French
translation agencies Aug 11, 2004

Pat Jenner wrote:

Hope you're sitting down to read this. The dominant agency in the UK pays £240 a day (you may get slightly more from others, but not much). Also, nearly all assignments are two-way, i.e. in your case you would be working between English and German or between English and Italian. Feel free to contact me privately if I can help with any more info.



Hi, I am also just starting out and havn't even completed my profile yet. What is thebest translation agency in UK - is it the dominant one you refer to?


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Magda Dziadosz  Identity Verified
Poland
Local time: 05:32
Member (2004)
English to Polish
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Please, don't discuss clients on the forum Aug 11, 2004

lucydin wrote:

What is thebest translation agency in UK - is it the dominant one you refer to?


The Blue Board is the appropriate place for sharing your opinions regarding the desirability of a given client, please don't use forum to exhange opinions about clients. (See FAQ )

Thanks,
Magda


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MonikaSojka  Identity Verified
Local time: 04:32
English to Polish
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anything from £150 to £350 Aug 12, 2004

in my case at least. My usual rate for consecutive interpreting is £150/day + expenses but have had one assignment for £350/day. I don't do simultaneous so can't really help you on this one. Rates for public services, however, are much much lower. Feel free to contact me should you need more info.

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