Rates for Video Remote Interpreting, VRI
Thread poster: Adjo AGBOSSOUMONDE

Adjo AGBOSSOUMONDE
United States
Local time: 07:54
Member (2012)
English to French
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Feb 12, 2014

Dear colleagues,

I would like to have an idea bout the rates for Video Remote Interpreting, VRI

My name is Mireille Agbossoumonde
I am new to VRI even though I have been interpreting over-the phone, OPI for over 4 years.

Thanks in advance for contributions
Mireille Agbossoumonde


 

LilianNekipelov  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 07:54
Russian to English
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Hi. Feb 13, 2014

I don't know where you live, but in the United States, you usually charge a 3 hour minimum, at a regular interpreting rate, like $50-$100/hr on average. If you provide your own equipment you can charge slightly more.

 

Adjo AGBOSSOUMONDE
United States
Local time: 07:54
Member (2012)
English to French
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TOPIC STARTER
That's very helpful Feb 16, 2014

Hi Lilian,

Thank you for info. It's very helpful to know that it's the regular interpreting rate.

on the other hand, I am based in Atlanta, GA

Thanks again,
Mireille Agbossoumonde


 

LilianNekipelov  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 07:54
Russian to English
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Ok. You should use the rates popular in the US. Feb 16, 2014

I had the impression you were form France, only later I looked at the location. Good luck. Always charge a 3 hr minimum, though, because you have to book your time and often decline other ssignments.

[Edited at 2014-02-16 14:08 GMT]


 

Maria de Jesus
United States
Video Remote Interpreting Sep 25, 2017

Hi,
I would like to ask what are the rates per minute for Healthcare VRInterpreting. I live in San Diego, Ca.
Thanks!
Maria


 

Magamed Aslanov
Georgia
Local time: 15:54
Member (2017)
English to Azerbaijani
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Rates for VRI Sep 28, 2017

Hello, everybody,

I have been contacted by expat company from overseas, exactly from Dubai for remote video interpreting. I was offered a flat rate of 25 USD per 40-45 minutes. The company said the will also provide me with translated scripts/subtitles. Is this rate realistic?

I have in-person interpreter experience more than 7 years already. Occasionally, in my interpreter career, I happen to do OPI (Over the phone interpreting). But, I've never rendered any VRI.

Please, share your valuable experience with the following stuff:
- What are current rates for VRI? How they vary? Depending on what aspects?
- What industries/countries/companies tend to opt for video remote interpreting?
- What are main challenges?

Thank you all. Any tips will go. I appreciate your comments.


 


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