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Freelance translators and translation companies

The United States has a large and growing translation industry. The U.S. market is bigger than any other country, and many of the largest translation companies are based there as well. The U.S. also has many independent freelance translators.

Several thousand professionals are members of the "American Translators Association", which offers certification and promotes the profession.

The ProZ.com community in the United States is one of the largest. Over 100 powwows and events have been held throughout the country


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Translation associations and schools in United States

AssociationChicago Area Translators and Interpreters Association
SchoolRose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
AssociationAmerican Society for Training & Development
SchoolMonterey Institute of International Studies, Graduate School of Translation & Interpretation
AssociationUpper Midwest Translators and Interpreters Association
SchoolUniversity of Florida
AssociationMid-America Chapter of ATA
AssociationNebraska Association of Translators and Interpreters
SchoolCity University of New York (CUNY) Hunter College
SchoolUniversity of Washington, Department of Asian Languages and Literature

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Upcoming and past ProZ.com events in United States

Powwow United States - Indianapolis Oct 18
Powwow United States - Los Angeles Sep 11
Powwow United States - Carlsbad Aug 10
Powwow United States - New Orleans May 14
Powwow United States - Phoenix Mar 22
Powwow United States - New Orleans Mar 13
Powwow United States - Meriden Feb 8
Powwow United States - Philadelphia Jan 15
Powwow United States - Indianapolis Oct 12, 2013
Powwow United States - Providence Oct 4, 2013

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United States vital statistics
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Time now
(Washington)
11:36 EDT (GMT-4)

(4 hrs behind you)
Official languageEnglish

Largest citiesNew York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Washington, San Francisco, Dallas, Philadelphia
CurrencyU. S. dollars (USD)
Calling code+1


ProZ.com users in United States
Logged in now106
Translators61609
Interpreters41421
Translation companies4249
Popular outsourcers in United States
translationdepartment / TTD inc / The Translation Department, Inc.
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 375 entries)
A-A Language Services, LLC. / Asian American Media Group, Inc.
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 163 entries)
Small World Language Services
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 148 entries)
Language Scientific, Inc. / formerly RIC International, Inc.
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 145 entries)
Alboum & Associates
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 140 entries)
Multilingual Connections, LLC
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 118 entries)
WordSystem Ltd.
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 98 entries)
International Translating Company
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 79 entries)
Feature Subtitling & Translation
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 75 entries)
Alex Translation Services / Alex Wang
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 73 entries)

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Featured members in United States
toasty
toasty
United States
Italian to English

INGCO
INGCO
United States

ProZ.com translator teams in United States
English from French & Spanish
English is our native language
Translation Bistro
Fast project handling
Eighty South Translation Group
Sustainable language solutions from the Equator to the Poles
MaryHil Translations
Words are powerful. Our translations keep yours that way.
TPJ Language Services
Quality, Enthusiasm, Reliability, Confidentiality.

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