Rate for a transcription
Thread poster: Silvia Gentili

Silvia Gentili  Identity Verified
Local time: 19:52
English to Spanish
Nov 24, 2006

I have to make a transcription of 15 min about engineering an then translate it.
I would like to know what the rate for the transcription is.
Thank you very much
Silvia Gentili


Astrid Elke Witte  Identity Verified
Local time: 00:52
Member (2002)
German to English
+ ...
Your usual hourly rate Nov 24, 2006

Hi Silvia,

Just charge your usual amount for the time it takes. Your hourly rate represents what your time is worth, and you should charge the same per hour for everything you do.



Margaryta Maksimtseva  Identity Verified
Local time: 00:52
Spanish to Russian
+ ...
Rates Nov 25, 2006

I usually charge from 4.5 € up to 6€ per minute of audio file depending on the quality of the tape. It is very likely that it will take you around 2-3 hours to transcribe the 15 minutes.

Good luck!


Silvia Gentili  Identity Verified
Local time: 19:52
English to Spanish
Thank you ! Nov 25, 2006

Thank you eru much for your help. Best regards


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