Why translate with us?


Flexible schedule

Flexible schedule

Our global platform is active 24/7 so you can set your own schedule and work whenever you want, from wherever you want.


Pick and choose

Pick and choose

With thousands of projects available each day, you can find and work on translations that interest you.


Supportive community

Supportive community

Get feedback from professionals, connect with other language lovers, give advice on translations and share ideas on our forums.


Latest technology

Latest technology

Our state-of-the-art workbench makes working on a PC, tablet or smartphone fun for both professionals and beginners.

How much does a Gengo translator earn?

Income varies across languages depending on customer demand and job availability. Choose your primary language to see how much you can earn per month as a Gengo translator.

How does Gengo work?

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Sign up and get approved

Sign up and get approved

Create a free account and take our two-part test. Check out our translator resources for tips on how to prepare.

Start translating

Start translating

Once approved, familiarize yourself with our style guide and workbench. When you feel ready, start translating!

Get paid

Get paid

Invoicing is a thing of the past. At Gengo, translation payments are automatically added to your account.

Level up!

Level up!

Pass our Pro qualification test to unlock access to more challenging projects at higher reward rates.

Our translators

Gengo’s translators come from all walks of life, united by a shared love for language and translation. Read their stories and find out why they work with Gengo.

Supportive content

Translator resources

Translator resources

From translation essentials for new translators to common mistakes and language-specific rules, improve your skills with our simple guides and lessons.
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Community forum

Community forum

Chat and talk shop with thousands of other translators from around the world and become a part of a global network of language learners, enthusiasts, and professionals.
Join the discussion

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