Interesting take on the average literary translator in Spain:
- There are 3,167 translators registered with the Spanish Center for Reprographic Rights
- 20% of the cost associated with publishing a foreign book is due to translation
- In 2008, 27.2% of foreign books were translated without a formal contract between publisher and translator
- That same year, the average income of literary translators was 10,854 euros
Full article [in Spanish] from NorteCastilla.