How much does a book index cost?
Fees are negotiable according to the requirements of a particular job. Whether you are looking for the best index money can buy or are working to a tight budget, we will do our best to accommodate you.
Factors which can affect the cost of book indexing include:
- length of the text
- subject level - general or specialist
- level of indexing required
- whether research needed - e.g. for names
- urgency of the job
As a guide, the rates recommended by the Society of Indexers for indexing a straightforward text are (from 1st January 2019)
£2.85 per page or £7.70 per 1000 words or £25.50 per hour
We would normally ask to see 10-20 pages of your text in order to prepare a firm quote. Contact us for a free quote. There is no obligation.