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What do you charge for editing ?
Thread poster: Julie BEILLE - FOLTZ
Julie BEILLE - FOLTZ
France
Local time: 07:19
English to French
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Feb 16, 2005

How do you calculate per word, per hour ?
Do you charge according to the complexity of the task?

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Natalie  Identity Verified
Poland
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Member (2002)
English to Russian
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Moving the topic Feb 16, 2005

to the Money Matters forum

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Derek Gill Franßen  Identity Verified
Germany
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German to English
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Prices for Editing Feb 17, 2005

I charge 40.00 € / hour.

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Hege Jakobsen Lepri  Identity Verified
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English to Norwegian
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per source word Feb 17, 2005

I charge per source word for proofreading/ editing: 1/3 of my translation rate.
I agree that this sometimes is a rip off, other times (when the text is good quality) it is quite well paid, but with the clients I have I've found it very difficult to have them agree with me on the number of hours needed to revise a text, therefore, to avoid time-consuming discussions...


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