Proofreading (6–10 pages/hour): $45/hour

 

  • Spelling
  • Punctuation
  • Grammar
  • Word choice
  • Style guide adherence (AP, APA, GPO, Chicago, etc.)
  • Layout and design errors


Copyediting (3–6 pages/hour): $55/hour

 

  • Proofreading
  • Fact-checking
  • Messaging


Substantive Editing (1–3 pages/hour): $60/hour

  • Proofreading
  • Copyediting
  • Rewriting
  • Review of overall context, clarity, consistency, and cohesivenes

Research: $70/hour

  • Researching primary and secondary sources
  • Interviewing subject matter experts/clients/stakeholders/staff

Ghostwriting: $70/hour

  • Blog posts
  • Book chapters
  • Brochures
  • News articles
  • Newsletters (digital or print)
  • PowerPoint slides
  • Scripts
  • Talking points
  • Web copy
  • White paper