[NUJ.LFB] NUJ Rate for the Job:
Recently reported rates / all

Updated: 23 June 2016

These rates have been reported by members of the National Union of Journalists and others, and printed in the Freelance, newsletter of London Freelance Branch. They are sorted by publisher/publication, then by date (most recent first). TIP: Use the "Find in page" command under your browser's "Edit" menu to be sure of finding all occurrences of a publication/publisher. AND do note the year in which the rate was reported! See also the Freelance Fees Guide, which gives general recommendations. And read the disclaimer and the key to exactly what the entries mean.

^ Recently reported rates / all work

These are Rates for the Job reported in the past few months, sorted by type of work and sector of journalism. See:

Some of the above are subdivided into books, mags, news, online, other, PR and regional sectors. Keep on paging down...

If no-one has recently reported any rates in a category, you see just the headers, thus:

* Tell us what you've been paid for Recently reported rates / all work * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras

^ Broadcasting / news

Completists may want to see a few older rates. Includes punditry: for non-broadcast punditry see here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Broadcasting / news * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
BBC World Service day of unspecified work _BBC 2016 GBP 180

^ Broadcasting / other

Any kind of work for TV or radio programmes other than news. Includes, for the moment, podcasting - whether of newspaper, magazine or broadcast content. Completists may want to see a few older rates. Includes punditry: for non-broadcast punditry see here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Broadcasting / other * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras

^ Broadcasting / regional

Any kind of work for broadcast (TV or radio) regional news. See also national news. Includes punditry: for non-broadcast punditry see here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Broadcasting / regional * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
BBC General News Service two hours live interwiews to local radio stations, one station every eight minutes, no exes (check against BBC house agreement!) _BBC 2015 GBP 150

^ Cartoons / all

* Tell us what you've been paid for Cartoons / all * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras

^ Crosswords / all

* Tell us what you've been paid for Crosswords / all * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras

^ Illustrations / all

* Tell us what you've been paid for Illustrations / all * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras

^ Photography / books

Photography, whether paid by the day, the hour or per picture, whose primary purpose is to put pix in a book.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Photography / books * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras

^ Photography / mags

Photography - whether paid by the day, the hour or per picture - whose primary use is in a magazine. (Generic rates for publishing groups appear at the end.) Completists may want to see the older rates for some publications listed here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Photography / mags * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Canoe Focus editorial photos 2016 GBP 50
Daily Mail onine 5 exclusive images "skinflints" _Assoc 2016 GBP 150 X
High Life Feature photography on location, single day, basic edi, no exes single print and digital use _Cedar 2016 GBP 300
Narratively three-hour shoot, 11 photos used Initial offer of US$100 rejected 2016 USD 150 XX
Outdoor Fitness 6 page feature photography on location, approx 4-6hrs, basic edit, exes £45 single use print/digital _Kelsey 2016 GBP 300 GR

^ Photography / news

Photography - whether paid by the day, the hour or per picture - whose primary use is in a national newspaper. (Generic rates for publishing groups appear at the end.) Completists may want to see the older rates for some publications listed here. See also regional newspapers.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Photography / news * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Daily Mail Online raw video, length unspecified _Assoc 2016 GBP 150
Daily Mail Online stills _Assoc 2016 GBP 80 XX
Mail Online 5 images online _Assoc 2016 GBP 90
One member's going rate Video: shot & edited 2-3 minute package (a day's work) 2016 GBP 500 GR
One member's going rate Video: news day rate, up from £300 2016 GBP 400 GR
One member's going rate Video from archive: one minute for TV & internet = 60 * £6 per second * 2 platforms (UK only) 2016 GBP 360 GR
One member's going rate Video from archive: per second per platform, world licence 2016 GBP 36 GR
One member's going rate Video from archive: per second per platform, UK only 2016 GBP 6 GR
RTP (Portugal) "11 minutes" (videography?) news gathering 2016 GBP 500

^ Photography / online

Photography, whether paid by the day, the hour or per picture, whose primary purpose is for online publication.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Photography / online * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Online (various social media usages) MP's office: copyright theft, tracked down and billed them. Paid when threatened with court action for editorial usage (1 x 1yr), (1 x 6mths), (1 x 1mth) all with 80% uplift on each licence for breach of copyright, flagrancy, lack of attribution and derogatory treatment 2016 GBP 1559 GR O
Online use on facebook and website. 1 hour photography of live music night club scene and people , prod/exes 1.00 First Online Use 2016 GBP 25 0 GR
Online use on facebook and website. 1 hour photography of live music night club scene and people First Online Use 2016 GBP 20 0 GR XXX
VICE News £20 per photo for news feature on top of 18p per word 2016 GBP 20 GR

^ Photography / other

Photography, whether paid by the day, the hour or per picture, that's not for newspapers, magazines, books, PR or online publications.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Photography / other * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Key agent Photographs of a £1.5m house for estate agent listing. terms not discussed 2015 GBP 30 XX
Small society's website photography for small society's meeting + expenses + dinner 2015 GBP 120 O
Urban makeovers studio portrait photography per day, £5 expenses 2015 GBP 0 0

^ Photography / pr

Public Relations work should attract much higher rates than reporting work, even for the same client. So ask what the pictures are for! (Also try Photography / other.)

* Tell us what you've been paid for Photography / pr * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras

^ Photography / regional

Photography - whether paid by the day, the hour or per picture - whose primary use is in a regional newspaper. (Generic rates for publishing groups appear at the end.) See also national papers.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Photography / regional * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras

^ Punditry / not broadcast

Being interviewed as an expert and punditry in general. Except, for historical reasons, the majority of this work, which is done for broadcasters - see Broadcasting / news, Broadcasting / regional and Broadcasting / other. There, going rates apply - see the Fees Guide link. Here, negotiations are wide open.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Punditry / not broadcast * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Chairing 1-day international conf on specialist subject all travel, accommodation, subsistence paid 2016 EUR 500

^ Retainers / all

* Tell us what you've been paid for Retainers / all * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras

^ Shifts / books

* Tell us what you've been paid for Shifts / books * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Blossom Spring Publishing flat fee per 100k words, £20 per 1k thereafter, non-negotiable; (offer refused) 2015 GBP 100 X
ILO (International Labour Organization?) per day book editing - CHF 5000 = 2016 GBP 3500
Unnamed Nambian publisher unspecified activity, per day "OK as Namibian rate!" 2016 GBP 60

^ Shifts / mags

Writing and editing work for magazines, paid by the day or the hour. Mostly sub-editing: checking and proofreading copy and making it fit the house style and design. (Actual publication/programme names appear before publishers and generic rates. The 'extras' column is irrelevant for subbing shifts.) Completists may want to see the older rates for some publications listed here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Shifts / mags * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
BBC Countryside magazine 8-hour shift including 1-hour lunch break (for entry-level journalist) _BBC 2015 GBP 100 XX
Betting Business International day shift of unspecified activity _Ziff 2016 GBP 65 XXXX
Boat International 7-hour subbing day 2016 GBP 140 GR
Hello! 7-hour subbing day _Hola 2016 GBP 152 GR
Sainsbury's magazine subbing day, 7 hours 2016 GBP 150
The Grocer newsdesk day _WReed 2016 GBP 160
Webuser subbing day or production day _Dennis 2016 GBP 130 X

^ Shifts / news

Writing and editing work for national newspapers, paid by the day or the hour. Mostly sub-editing: checking and proofreading copy and making it fit the house style and design. (Actual publication/programme names appear before publishers and generic rates. The 'extras' column is irrelevant for subbing shifts.) Completists may want to see the older rates for some publications listed here. See also regional newspapers.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Shifts / news * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Financial Times 7-hour subbing day _Nikkei 2015 GBP 160 O
Financial Times subbing day, 11am-7pm _Nikkei 2016 GBP 155
Guardian casual shift (subbing?) _GMG 2016 GBP 120 X
Investors Chronicle 7-hour subbing day _Nikkei 2015 GBP 160
Sun subbing day - 8 hours per night _NI 2016 GBP 120 XXX
The Independent website news shift _INM 2016 GBP 150
The Independent website news day _INM 2016 GBP 95 XXX
The Mirror - special projects subbing, writing day 2016 GBP 165 O
BBC Five Live "phone hit" _BBC 2016 GBP 150
France 24 channel "skype hit" 2016 GBP 100
Time Inc 7-hour subbing day _AOLTW 2015 GBP 130
Time Inc 7-hour subbing day _AOLTW 2015 GBP 100 XXX

^ Shifts / online

Writing and editing work primarily for online-only use, paid by the day or the hour. (The 'extras' column is irrelevant for subbing shifts. For writing, it would refer to additional print use.) August 2012: We've moved rates for online editions of newspapers and magazines into the 'news' or 'mags' listings.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Shifts / online * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
The Inquirer 4 news stories per day, min 300 words no expenses, syndicated where necessary across sister publications with no extra fee _IncisiM 2016 GBP 50 0 GR XXXX

^ Shifts / other

Work paid by the day or the hour that's not for newspapers, magazines, books, PR or online publications. (The 'extras' column is irrelevant for subbing shifts.)

* Tell us what you've been paid for Shifts / other * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
BBC Business 8-hour editing day (+ holiday pay) _BBC 2015 GBP 140

^ Shifts / pr

See also Shifts / other... the 'extras' column is irrelevant for subbing shifts.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Shifts / pr * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Large marketing agency researching and drafting "white paper" per day working from home 2016 GBP 450 O

^ Shifts / regional

Writing and editing work for regional newspapers, paid by the day or the hour. Mostly sub-editing: checking and proofreading copy and making it fit the house style and design. (Actual publication/programme names appear before publishers and generic rates. The 'extras' column is irrelevant for subbing shifts.)
See also national papers.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Shifts / regional * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Derby Telegraph Subbing day, 7.5hrs _LocalW 2016 GBP 100 GR
Enfield Gazette reporting day _Tindle 2016 GBP 110

^ Teaching / all

* Tell us what you've been paid for Teaching / all * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Large media group Preparing and delivering one-day customised training course on specialist journalism skills at its offices, travel expenses paid 2016 GBP 600
Private client social media, publisher advice, training, per hour 2016 GBP 36

^ Tip-offs / news

* Tell us what you've been paid for Tip-offs / news * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Private Eye tip-off for 50-word article 2016 GBP 20 0
The Sun exclusive tip-off on celebrity wedding (front page) _NI 2016 GBP 3000

^ Translation / all

* Tell us what you've been paid for Translation / all * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
TF1 - TV France 2000 words (French/English) 2016 GBP 570

^ Words, other / books

Words whose primary purpose is to appear in a book. We'll worry about how to tabulate royalty deals when you send some.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, other / books * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Book for young readers 3000 words, royalty advance _NI 2016 GBP 850 XX
Medicine & Health Science books Writing 7 * 200 word sections, briefing artist on each all rights 2015 GBP 140 XX

^ Words, other / mags

Work for which we have no rate-per-thousand-words, whose primary use is in a magazine. Completists may want to see the older rates for some publications listed here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, other / mags * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Aesthetica 2000 word article (art/photography/film/architecture feature including interview) __misc 2016 GBP 95 0 GR XXX
After Nyne 600 words, offered and refused! 2016 GBP 6
Condé Nast Traveller 200-word review _CondN 2016 GBP 100
DJ magazine album reviews of unspecified length member remarks "kinflints & didn't pay" 2016 GBP 20
Fair Planet 100 lines + interactive 2016 GBP 100
Fortean Times 1600 words + pics , prod/exes + pics fee yet to be negotiated rate is above new standard rates which have fallen even lower _Dennis 2016 GBP 100 XX
Interweave Knits 1500 word feature including a few pics (sourced from interviewees) would have better if the USD exchange rate was better 2016 USD 600
Marketing USA magazine 1600 words, pics, stats, research interviews 2016 USD 500 O
Metropolitan Restaurant review _Ink 2016 GBP 100
Rock Hub UK album review of unspecified length 2016 GBP 20 XXX
SHINDIG! (Silverback Publishing) ten-entry listicle & intro, 1100 words overall, suggested might lead to "the odd £50" in future - refused! 2015 GBP 0 0 GR XXXX
The Quietus a Quietus Interview 2016 GBP 50 XX
The Wire 600-word review 2015 GBP 42

^ Words, other / news

Work for which we have no rate-per-thousand-words, whose primary use is in a national newspaper. See also regional papers.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, other / news * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Daily Mail Online article, length unspecified _Assoc 2016 GBP 350
Mail on Sunday news story _Assoc 2016 GBP 200
Sunday Mirror news piece, length unspecified _TMG 2015 GBP 250
The National, The Arab Weekly (Abu Dhabi Media) columns, 950 words @ $400 = 2015 USD 421
The Sun news piece, length unspecified _NI 2015 GBP 100
BBC News website feature, 3500 words, "about six weeks' work" _BBC 2015 GBP 350 XXX
Mail online news piece, length unspecified _Assoc 2015 GBP 80
Radio 2 website subbing day, 7 hours _BBC 2016 GBP 40
Unnamed small trade publication 400-word investigative story 2015 GBP 100

^ Words, other / online

August 2012: We've moved rates for online editions of newspapers and magazines into the 'news' or 'mags' listings.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, other / online * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Huck Magazine Feature: personal meeting in London, 4-5hr write-up 2016 GBP 90 GR
Telegraph comment, 500 words @ £50 = _BarcB 2016 GBP 100 XXXX
The Malcontent 500-1000-word feature limited online usage only, no copyright grab 2015 GBP 300
The Malcontent per 500-800 word piece no rights grab, 3-6 months licence, fee negotiable from 2015 GBP 200
Incisive Media news reports averaging 300-350 words, regardless of time, location and research involved terms unclear _IncisiM 2016 GBP 12.50 0 GR X
Parallax News International news/analysis 4 articles a month for $500 online 2016 USD 125

^ Words, other / other

Work paid by the piece, for example, that's not for newspapers, magazines, books, PR or online publications.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, other / other * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Economist Intelligence Unit sponsored report Finding and interviewing senior executive (who had to be approved by report sponsor) then write-up of interview and EIU survey ll rights and no byline 2016 GBP 1250 0

^ Words, other / pr

Writing for Public Relations should attract much higher rates than reporting. There's the 'selling your soul' aspect... But, practically, there's the time it takes. PR clients love meetings. Lots of them. Long ones. Meetings are what they do. (Also try Words, other / other.)

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, other / pr * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Private Label International (PR) features 100-150 words 2016 GBP 300 O

^ Words, other / regional

Work for which we have no rate-per-thousand-words, whose primary use is in a regional newspaper. See also national papers.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, other / regional * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras

^ Words, per 1000 / books

Work paid by the thousand words, whose primary use is in a book. Only do this if the rate is good and you expect sales to be minimal. Otherwise, go for royalties. Percent of gross, my child, always remember percent of gross sales.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, per 1000 / books * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
The Tower 2000-word article @ £700 = 2016 GBP 350 O
JC (Jewish Chronicle?) 1200-word article @ £300 = 2016 GBP 250

^ Words, per 1000 / mags

Work paid by the thousand words, whose primary use is in a magazine. (Generic rates for publishing groups appear at the end.) Completists may want to see the older rates for some publications listed here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, per 1000 / mags * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Bass Guitar Monthly FBSR & option on website use 2015 GBP 167
Bella magazine (Italian Marie Claire) 800 words @ £80 = 2016 GBP 100
Computer Weekly (TechTarget) __misc 2016 GBP 250 GR
Daily Mail 1400-word health interview @ £700 = _Assoc 2016 GBP 500 O
Drive In Magazine 2000 words @ 20 = £10 2016 GBP 10 XXXX
Easyjet Traveller Travel feature, 900 words _Ink 2016 GBP 200 X
Fair Planet 1300 words @ £300 = 2016 GBP 230
Fortean Times 1600 words @ £ 100 - they didn't dare offer this member reduced "standard" rate _Dennis 2016 GBP 62.50 X
FT Business exes £70 _Pearson 2015 GBP 750 0 GR
Gluten Free Heaven / Free From Heaven writing , terms not specified _Anthem 2016 GBP 0 XXXX
High 50 profile, 600 words @ £160 = "skinflints" 2016 GBP 267
Middle East Eye print and online 2016 USD 350
Movies Magazine 2000 words @ 20 = £10 2016 GBP 10 XXXX
Munchies (Vice media) A Quietus Interview 20p per word 2016 GBP 200 GR
New Statesman 1600 words @ £75 = _Progres 2016 GBP 47 XXX
On Your Doorstep community-style reporting 2016 GBP 125
Petroleum Economist (also supplied photos) print and online rights _Assoc 2016 GBP 300
Ping Magazine 1000 words print and online 2016 GBP 75 X
Red feature all rights _Hearst 2016 GBP 400 0
Ronda 900 words @ £300 = , terms FBS, transport expenses paid _Ink 2016 GBP 333
Serendip 1000 words print and online 2016 USD 500
The Inquirer 400 words @ £100 = 2016 GBP 250
World of Cruising feature 2016 GBP 100 XXX
Small music mag 600-word reviews (part staff-owned - rate hasn't changed in 30 years) 2016 GBP 40 XXX
Unnamed Russian lifestyle magazine 800-word reviews @ £200 = 2016 GBP 250 O

^ Words, per 1000 / news

Work paid by the thousand words, whose primary use is in a national newspaper. Completists may want to see the older rates for some publications listed here. See also regional newspapers.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, per 1000 / news * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Daily Mail 2500 words @ £500 = _Assoc 2016 GBP 200 XX
Daily Telegraph review, 550 words @ £60 = _BarcB 2016 GBP 109 XXX
Financial Times subbing day (7 hours) _Nikkei 2016 GBP 155
Guardian 800 words @ £ 250 = _GMG 2016 GBP 312.50
Irish Times Feature print and web _ITtrust 2015 EUR 200 0 X
Sunday Times print and online _NI 2016 GBP 300
The Baltic Times 600 words @ £30 = 2016 EUR 50 XXX
The Guardian 1000-word interview _GMG 2015 GBP 300
The Irish Times news story print and web _ITtrust 2016 EUR 260 X
The National (UAE) opinion pieces - 800 words @ £ 208 = 2016 GBP 260
The National Arab weekly column: 900 words @ £250 = 2016 GBP 278
The National, The Arab Weekly (Abu Dhabi Media) columns, 300 words @ $300 = 2015 USD 1000
The Sunday Times (Ireland) page lead news story 2014 print and web _NI 2016 EUR 350 X
Times column: 700 words @ £500, extra for syndication _NI 2016 GBP 714 86
Times (Ireland digital edition) news story, 600 words @ £100 = _NI 2016 EUR 167 X
A newspaper in Ireland feature _ITtrust 2015 EUR 200 X
BBC online news item 800 words @ £142 = _BBC 2016 GBP 177.50

^ Words, per 1000 / online

August 2012: We've moved rates for online editions of newspapers and magazines into the 'news' or 'mags' listings, as newspapers and magazines integrate print and online. These should be rates for purely-digital publications.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, per 1000 / online * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Cycling Weekly Online Writing day, exes £60/day subsistence + £250 max travel all rights _AOLTW 2016 GBP 150 0 GR XX
Devex Q and A session 2016 USD 225 GR X
New Statesman (online) Writing a blog / article for The Staggers - was £80 in 1990! _Progres 2016 GBP 75 XXX GR
One Shot TV Guide 2000-word interview @ £ 700 _CBS 2015 GBP 350
The Register tech-related articles 2016 GBP 250 GR
Vice online feature, 1800 words @ £180 = _INM 2016 GBP 100 XX
Vice Munchies 800 words @ £160 = 2016 GBP 200
BBC Learning Fictional story non-exclusive _BBC 2016 GBP 138 GR
londonr.com feature - 1000 words 2016 GBP 55 XX
londonr.com feature - 700 words @ £35 = 2016 GBP 50 XX
Specialist music mag Album reviews terms not specified 2016 GBP 60 GR
VICE News 18p per word plus £20 per photo for news feature 2016 GBP 180 GR

^ Words, per 1000 / other

Work paid by the thousand words that's not for newspapers, magazines, books, PR or purely-online publications.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, per 1000 / other * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Daily Telegraph foreign news piece, 900 words _BarcB 2016 GBP 110 XXX

^ Words, per 1000 / pr

Writing for Public Relations should attract much higher rates than reporting. There's the 'selling your soul' aspect... But, practically, there's the time it takes. PR clients love meetings. Lots of them. Long ones. Meetings are what they do. (Also try Words, per 1000 / other.)

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, per 1000 / pr * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Energy corporate (Russian) feature all rights 2016 GBP 1750 O

^ Words, per 1000 / regional

Work paid by the thousand words, whose primary use is in a regional newspaper. See also national papers.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, per 1000 / regional * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication/Programme - details & terms        Group Year ¤ Basic fee Extras
Barnet Press reporting day (7 hours) _Tindle 2016 GBP 110

The above are the rates for zzz Misc. work zzz / all notified by members up to 23 June 2016.

 
Key to the rates, by column:
1 Publication/Programme, any details of work and licence
2 Owner at the time the rate was reported, where knownGroup
3 The year in which the rate was reportedYear
4 Currency: either GBP or EUR¤
5 Amount paid for basic licence - e.g. first use in print: Basic fee
6 Paid for extra licences - web use, database resale... (no data pre Jun 2000) ...Extras
7 "Going Rate" according to experienced NUJ members - do try to better it: ......GR
or Minimum rate set out in NUJ House Agreement (more will be made soon): ......HA
8 Underpaid, in the fallible opinion of the Freelance editor:GBP500X
or Just sometimes we're pleasantly surprised:EUR1500300O