Copy Editing

Professional copy editor and proofreader with more than 15 years of national magazine editing experience. I specialize in copy-editing books, as well as  beauty, health, wellness, fitness, spa and travel content.

Additional copy-editing and proofreading skills include:

  • Advertising and Marketing
  • Business Proposals and RFPs
  • Sales and Promotional Letters
  • Internal Business Documents
  • Corporate Communications
  • Business Plans
  • Publicity and Public Relations Materials
  • Teaching and Training Manuals
  • Market Research Surveys
  • Grant Proposals
  • Fundraising Letters
  • Press Releases
  • Promotional Materials
  • Media Kits
  • Marketing Proposals
  • Executive Bios
  • Founder and Partner Profiles
  • Company Fact Sheets
  • Website Content
  • Blogs, E-zines, and Newsletters
  • Journal Articles
  • Speeches
  • Advertising Copy
  • Display Ads
  • Brochures, Catalogues, and Flyers
  • Direct Mail Content
  • Opt-in Email Communications
  • Query Letters
  • Consumer Product Manuals
  • Hardware Manuals/Software Manuals
  • Programming Manuals
  • Corporate Intranet Communications
  • Tutorials and Training Materials
  • Reference Guides
  • And more…

If you are interested in receiving a quote, please request it HERE, including the following preliminary information.

  • Type of editing needed
  • Project type
  • Word count (or page count in Times New Roman size-12 font, double-spaced, 8 x 11.5 document)
  • Turnaround time (or deadline, if one exists) 
  • Fee offer (if desired)


Copy-editing rates are done per hour, based on the difficulty of the edit and project. Typical rates for copy editing are as follows:

 Please note: Rates are based on the standard rates set by the Editorial Freelancers Association


Type of Copy Editing Estimated Pace Range of Fees
Editing, basic copy editing 5-10 ms pgs/hr $30-40/hr
Editing, heavy copy editing 2–5 ms pgs/hr $40–50/hr


Copy Editing by hour $40-50
Copy Editing by page $16-20