As a general rule, when transcribing focus groups, interviews, conferences, etc, 10 minutes of audio will take one hour to transcribe.
Below is a general guide to the rates that we charge for our transcription service (These prices include proofing the transcription back to the audio file).
Interview transcription verbatim (2 people) £1.20 per audio minute Interview transcription intelligent verbatim £1.10 per audio minute Conference transcription £1.20 per audio minute Focus Group transcription verbatim £1.40 per audio minute Focus Group transcription intelligent verbatim £1.30 per audio minute
If the recording quality is poor, Typing Solutions will notify you of a revised charge per audio minute for your agreement to reflect the additional time transcription will take, before commencement
For complex terminology, ie medical, an additional surcharge will be made, to be notified before commencement
AUDIO TYPING SERVICES - SAME DAY SERVICE
General correspondence/reports/invoices £1.10 per audio minute Inventories/Estate Agent Details £1.30 per audio minute Building Survey Reports £1.30per audio minute Medical/Psychiatric/Medico-Legal £1.40 per audio minute
Please note that audio files received after 12 midday for same day return will have a 10p per audio minute surcharge added to the above prices for each hour past midday. For example an inventory received at 12.30pm will be charged at £1.20 per audio minute for return the same day. For a medico-legal report received at 12.30pm for return the same day will be charged at £1.30 per audio minute.
AUDIO TYPING SERVICES - 24 HOUR SERVICE
General correspondence/reports/invoices £1.15 per audio minute Inventories/estate agents details £1.15 per audio minute Building survey reports £1.15 per audio minute Medical/Psychiatric/Medico-legal £1.25 per audio minute
COPY TYPING SERVICES
Copy typing from handwritten copy £9.00 per 1,000 words Copy typing from text - £8.50 per 1,000 words For copy typing, if handwriting is hard to decipher, the charge will be agreed before commencement