Standard Rates for Editing
Note: The rates listed below are provided as a general guideline. Since every order is unique to the individual, we review the specifics of the project before estimating the cost.
Proofreading: Corrects only typos, grammar and spelling. This editing is for documents that have already been edited and need one final review to ensure 100% accuracy.
-Standard Rate: approx. $3.50/page
Copy Editing: Includes proofreading and style formatting, as well as improvements to flow, clarity and language. This editing is for well-written documents that require minimal changes.
-Standard Rate: approx. $6.25/page
Line Editing: Includes copy editing, as well as improvements to flow, transition, scholarly tone and style formatting (such as APA 6th, MLA, etc.). Also includes detailed critical analysis and consultation on the organization and content of your document. Line editing is the most popular type of editing and is suitable for most rough drafts.
-Standard Rate: approx. $8.75/page–$11.35/page
Heavy Developmental Editing: This level of service is ideal for people who are early in the writing process and require substantive help organizing and structuring their content and/or addressing their advisor’s/managers feedback, as well as ESL students or others who require extra assistance reformulating and rephrasing their sentences and paragraphs for clarity and tone.
-Standard Rate: approx. $12.50/page–$19.00/page
Formatting: Includes all necessary adjustments to citations, layout, table of contents, margins, font, tables and other typographical issues for a particular manual of style. Our team includes specialists in APA 6th Edition, MLA, Chicago, Turabian, AMA, ASA and HSA manuals of style. We can also adjust your document for any other formatting requirements, as long as you provide the style guide. This service is included with most line editing.
Prices vary; please send your document for an exact quote.
Refund Policy: there are no refunds. If I make a mistake (very rare!) I will simply fix it!