There are common rates in the industry. These are basic guidelines. Rates vary considerably dependent on the nature of the body of work, the allotted time frame, as well as other factors. These rates are based on the industry standard being 250 words per page.
I edit as my schedule allows. In this vein, please don’t expect an immediate turnaround. If you are interested in contacting me for editing services please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject EDITING INQUIRY.
Include in the body of email: genre, word count, a brief synopsis of writing, what service you are requesting as well as your contact information.
TYPE OF WORK ESTIMATED PACE PRICE
Basic copy-editing 5-10 pgs/hr $30/hour
Heavy copy-editing 3-5 pgs/hr $40/hour
Line editing 1-6 pgs/hr $40/hour
Manuscript evaluation *depends on word count* starts at $30.
proofreading 7-10 pgs/hr $30/hour
transcribing *varies for various factors $3/page
BASIC FLAT RATES:
1000 – 10k $50
10k – 25k $100
25k -50k $150
50k – 75k $200
75k – 100k $250
100k – 150k $300
150k – 200k $350
200k + CONTACT ME