Agency rates in West and East Germany for Ger-Eng / Eng-Ger translations - levelling off?
Thread poster: Krokodil
Krokodil Germany Local time: 08:07 German to English + ...
Jul 8, 2004
I’d be interested to know whether there has been any levelling off over the years in the rates paid by West and East German agencies to translators of technical, commercial and legal texts (German-English and English-German).
I haven't really followed this in any detail, but I believe that directly after reunification rates in East Germany were pretty awful but that they have risen in the course of time to something like Western levels. Does anyone know - based on either personal experience or what they have heard from others - whether there are still any significant differences?
The contents of this post will automatically be included in the ticket generated. Please add any additional comments or explanation (optional)
Get the cheapest prices for SDL Trados Studio 2017 on ProZ.com
Join this translator’s group buy brought to you by ProZ.com and buy SDL Trados Studio 2017 Freelance for only €415 / $495 / £325 / ¥60,000
You will also receive FREE access to our getting started eLearning program!
Modern desktop project management for freelance translators
BaccS makes it easy for translators to manage their projects, schedule tasks, create invoices, and view highly customizable reports. User-friendly, ProZ.com integration, community-driven development – a few reasons BaccS is trusted by translators!