Translation Rates

Japanese to English: 5 yen/Japanese character or higher

English to Japanese: 10 yen/English word or higher

How to Get a Quote

Please send a document to be translated to us by email. We’ll inform you of an estimated translation fee and an estimated delivery date.

Email address: jets@basil.ocn.ne.jp

Payment Methods

1. Wire transfer (if you have a bank account in Japan)

2. PayPal

A Japanese-English Translator Wanted


Advanced English proficiency (e.g. TOEIC score: over 900)

Advanced Japanese proficiency (e.g. JLPT: the highest level)

Application method:

Translate the Japanese text below into English. Put your translation into a Word file, and title the file “JE_Your_Name.” Send your translation and brief profile to JETS by email. Our email address: jets@basil.ocn.ne.jp

Please double-check your translation to correct typos and grammatical errors.





We respect all applicants, but we’ll contact a successful applicant only. We’ll pay you for your work in each month at the beginning of the following month. You will get paid by PayPal or wire transfer (if you have a bank account in Japan). You can work anywhere, anytime, as long as you meet each deadline. You can take days off anytime, by notifying us in advance. You shall protect the confidentiality of information you would receive through translation tasks. Please keep in mind that translation is much more challenging than you expect and it takes many years to become a full-fledged translator. Translators need to keep studying and pursue better translations. If you cannot do so, please do not apply.