Rates for Editing Written English
Line (Structural) Editing – Inspect the Foundation
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
Initial deposit of 1-hour worth of copy editing; remainder due upon completion.
Proofreading – Final Check
Initial deposit of 1-hour worth of copy proofreading; remainder due upon completion.
Retainer Fee – $200/month