Rates for Editing Written English

$10/page

$50/hour consultation

 

Line (Structural) Editing – Inspect the Foundation

  • Writing style

  • Creative content

  • Language use

  • Structure

  • Flow

 

Initial deposit of 50% on the original number of pages, balance upon delivery of finalized copy,

plus, time spent consulting with the author before, during, and after completion.

 

 $40/hour basic copy editing

$50/hour heavy copy editing

 

Copy Editing – Remove Technical Errors

  • Grammar

  • Spelling

  • Punctuation

  • Syntax

  • Consistency

 

Initial deposit of 1-hour worth of copy editing; remainder due upon completion.

 

 $30/hour

Proofreading – Final Check

 

Initial deposit of 1-hour worth of copy proofreading; remainder due upon completion.

 

 Retainer Fee – $200/month