Rates and terms are negotiable, but generally require a signed contract or Letter of Agreement and a 25% down payment for new clients. I cannot take on projects that bill at less than $150 total. These rates are based on the Editorial Freelancers Association table of rates. Fees may be negotiable based on volume, topic and time frame- do not hesitate to ask for a free quote on your specific project (Allena@gardenwallpublications.com).

Typical Base Fees:

  • $55/Hourly minimum
  • $150/Project minimum
  • Proofreading: 3 cents per word
  • Editing: 4 cents to 6 cents per word
  • ESL Editing 7 cents to 9 cents per word
  • Writing: 30 cents to $1.00 per word
  • Translation: 11 cents per word (for over 5000 words)
  • Translation: 13 cents per word (for under 5000 words)
  • Quotes by project available via Allena@gardenwallpublications.com