The following rates are provided as guidance. Please send your document (or a sample of it) for a free, no-obligation estimate.

Translation (Rates in US dollars)
Content Format Price per word (Eng.)
General MS Word .12 USD
Hard copy (fax, PDF) .14 USD
Power Point or texts containing large amounts of text boxes or charts/graphs .16 USD

Technical/

Specialized

MS Word .14 USD
Hard copy (fax, PDF) .16 USD
Power Point or texts containing large amounts of text boxes or charts/graphs .18 USD
Rates based on source (Japanese) character count are available upon consultation.
Rates in JPY (yen) are also available upon consultation for clients in Japan.
Extremely large jobs or regular, repetitive jobs are eligible for discounts.
A surcharge may apply for rush jobs.

Proofreading
0.07 USD per word (All types of text, all formats)
Extremely large jobs or regular, repetitive jobs are
eligible for discounts.
Consult me for a no-obligation estimate.

Transcription
Rates start at $2.50 per minute of audio or video.
Please consult me for details.

Combination Transcription/Translation (Japanese to English)
Rates start at $5.50 per minute of audio or video.
Please consult me for details.

Methods of Payment
Payment may be made by Paypal, by bank-to-bank transfer, by US check, or (for clients in Japan) in JPY to bank account in Japan. Details will be provided upon billing.

Terms of Payment
Payment due within 14 days of delivery of job unless other arrangements are agreed upon.
Large jobs may require up to 50% deposit up front.

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