Rate Packages & Pricing Options

 

 

The editing-package options below depict industry-standard, workload averages, with closer-than-ballpark pricing estimates. Manuscript packages include 2 rounds of editing. Choose an option from the lists and query me with your specifications.

 

Project consultations without copyediting are also available, at the special rate of $25/hr.

 

 

 

 

Prices shown are in U.S. currency.  Payments are billed and accepted via PayPal.

 

Developmental Editing Pkgs.

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Developmental Consultation:

                      1-5 pages, min.    $40.00

Consultation & Structuring:

                      1-5 pages.           $45.00
Consultation & Structuring Price-breaks:

   50-99 pgs      $440-875

   100-149 pgs   $890-1335    

   150-200 pgs   $1350-1770
   200+ pgs        negotiable

Substantive/Line:  1 page, min.        $25.00

Substantive/Line:  2-6 pages, min.   $50.00
Substantive/Line Price-breaks: 

      60-119 pgs    $440-840

      120-179 pgs   $845-1375

      180-240 pgs  $1380-1800

      240+ pgs       negotiable

Substantive
Content Editing Pkgs.
Copyediting Pkgs.

Basic Copyediting: 1-4 pages, min.     $32.00

Basic Copyediting:  5-10 pages.         $40.00

 

Heavy Copyediting: 1-2 pages, min.    $38.00

Heavy Copyediting: 3-6 pages.          $50.00

 

 

 

 

Query for evaluation on your manuscript.

Basic-to-heavy copyediting needs, as well as number of pages in project will determine negotiable rates for page-counts over 100.   Any editing sample contracted will be deducted from project total. 
 

Substantive/Line Editing w/Copyediting:
                      1-2 pages, min.  $40.00

                      3-6 pages.        $55.00
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Query for evaluation on your manuscript.

Line editing with basic-to-heavy copyediting needs, as well as number of pages in project, will determine negotiable rates for page-counts over 100.  

 

Individual Poems (1 for submission prep)

Line & Copyediting:

Flat rate for 1-2 pages                              $10.00

(up to 200 wrds, single-spaced lines)

Flat rate for each of 2 or more poems        $9.00

(1-2 pgs each, max 6 poems)              

 

Copyediting only, per poem:                       $7.50

(up to 200 wrds, single-spaced lines)

 

Chapbooks:  (20-60 pages)

Line & Copyediting:  per-page rate              $5.00

 

Full Collections:  (61-100 pgs.)

Line & Copyediting:  per-page rate              $4.00

 

 

 


All packages, except copyediting only, include free evaluation.

Critique Only:
Per Poem (1-2 pgs)     $8.00   

Long Poem (3-5 pgs)   $14.00

(Poems up to 200 wrds per pg, single-spaced lines)

Per Prose Page           $10.00
(Prose up to 250 wrds per pg, double-spaced lines)

 

Critique with Sample Edit:

Per Poem (1-2 pgs)                      $12.00

Long Poem (3-5 pgs)                    $18.00

(Word-counts & spacing as above)

Per Prose Page, limit 10 pgs          $15.00

(Word-counts & spacing as above)

Special Pkgs:

 

Combination Pkgs.
for Poetry:
Combination Pkgs.
for Content & Copyediting​

Please note that 1 page is equal to 250 double-spaced, typed words for all prose manuscripts.

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