Below is a guide to The Science Editor's prices for proofreading, language editing, science editing and other services, including beta-reading and science consulting.
Please see the individual pages for details of what each service includes or get in touch with The Science Editor to discuss the cost of your project.
Proofreading is priced per word. All prices are in AU$.
<1K words $32 per 1000 words
1–5K words $25 per 1000 words
>5K words $22 per 1000 words
Language editing is priced per word. All prices are in AU$.
<1K words $38 per 1000 words
1–5K words $32 per 1000 words
>5K words $28 per 1000 words
Science editing is priced per word. All prices are in AU$.
<1K words $48 per 1000 words
1–5K words $36 per 1000 words
>5K words $32 per 1000 words
As well as The Science Editor's core services (proofreading, editing, and scientific assessment),
a number of additional services are available, including beta-reading, science writing, and consulting.
Please get in touch with The Science Editor to discuss these additional services.
Beta-reading and optional science assessment of fiction is priced per word, as well as the level of input and research required.
Please get in touch with The Science Editor to discuss beta-reading options.
All prices are in AU$.
Beta-reading $14/1000 words
Science assessment From $22/1000 words
Research and fact-checking $75/hour
Expert and fully researched science writing for academia, business and the media that is clear, concise and engaging by The Science Editor to inform your audience.
Please get in touch with The Science Editor to discuss science writing services.
All prices are in AU$.
The cost of science writing depends on the length and type of the article, as well as the amount of research necessary.
As a guide, science writing is charged as follows (AU$):
Non-technical article (web) From $28/1000 words
Non-technical article (print) From $36/1000 words
Technical article From $62/1000 words
If you need an independent assessment of your biological or health sciences project or some fresh ideas about where to take your research, then The Science Editor will be able to help.
Please get in touch with The Science Editor to discuss science consulting options for your project.
The majority of consulting services are charged by the hour or by day, with prices starting from AU$75/hour.
A discount for selected charities and institutions is available at the discretion of The Science Editor.