Audiobook Narrators on Upwork cost $25–$55/hr.

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$25 $55

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How much does it cost to hire an audiobook narrator?

Rates can vary due to many factors, including expertise and experience, location, and market conditions.

  • An experienced audiobook narrator may command higher fees but also work faster, have more-specialized areas of expertise, and deliver higher-quality work.
  • A contractor who is still in the process of building a client base may price their audiobook narration services more competitively. 

Rates typically charged by audiobook narrators on Upwork are:

  • Beginner: $28 per hour
  • Intermediate: $79 per hour
  • Advanced: $480 per hour

Which one is right for you will depend on the specifics of your project. 

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