A Lexicographer is responsible to write for the encyclopedias and dictionaries. A lexicographer is given a very special position in the field of English language. He is responsible to conduct and write for various organizations and multinationals. They are highly demanded in various parts of the world. Lexicographers are needed to impart the knowledge of various words that are used in various other languages. Lexicographers are very essentially needed in each and every part of the world. There are various certified institutes that provide the knowledge of various languages and impart word to word training to the students to become lexicographers. The pay scale offered to them starts from Rs 15, 000-20,000.
To become a lexicographer, students should complete their graduation degree in the main subject that is English. Students should have good command over the English language to continue their education in this field.
To become a lexicographer, students need to have a brief knowledge of English language. A masters degree in the same profession will also be very helpful. Even getting your doctorate degree in the same profession will also be very helpful. Lexicographers are said to be the translators that work in association with the number of technical experts. After taking your master’s and PHD degree, students should have relevant work experience in the same profession. You can join multinational organization or good organizations to have work experience and knowledge.
The starting salary of lexicographer starts from Rs 15,000-25,000 per month. It also goes on increasing with the increase in the experience, post and position.