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TranscriptionStar is a service provider of low cost transcription service, our operations are remote location based, because of which the audio transcription pricing that we offer our customers is guaranteed to save 40% on prices per minute or price per hour.

We charge customers just $12 to $ 14 an hour for our effort, where as US or UK based companies charge as much as twice of that amount, our US or UK based customers are thus able to save a great deal in comparison to local charges, we have a three tier pricing based on the quality of audio recording.

Category A:

  • One to One Interview / Speech / Lectures / Oral History / Web Conferences,
  • For Medical Transcription
  • Professionally recorded audio, Broadcast quality recordings, No background noise
  • Neutral accent , Standard turnaround time

A verbatim transcription is provided with standard formatting. Time coding is Not provided.

Category B:

  • Group discussions, Telephone recordings, Multiple speakers
  • Background noise, Technical subject matter, Outdoor recording, Low quality digital files
  • Speakers using English as a second language
  • Poor Recording quality due to inferior equipment.

A subjective transcription is provided with specialized formatting as requested. Standard time coding is provided.

Category C:

  • Multiple speakers with voice overlaps, Heavy background noise that interferes with the speech
  • Heavy accent, Defective Recordings

Pricing F.A.Q

How do we charge?

The charges of $12 to $14 an hour are based on the category, plus time & effort we spend on speech-to-text conversion.

Are bulk discounts offered?

Yes we offer 10% to 15% discount on bulk assignments.

How is effort estimation defined?

A 1-hour of audio recording classified as Category A will involve 4 to 5 hours of our effort to prepare the transcripts including proof reading, editing and quality checks.

Likewise an hour of audio recording classified as Category B will take 5 to 6 hours of our effort to prepare the transcripts including proof reading, editing and quality checks.


We accept PayPal.

All payments made through Pay Pal OR Google Checkout carries a service charge of 2%.

Please Note:

TranscriptionStar requires that non-corporate and individual clients pay 25% of the estimated bill as a token advance which is entirely up to the discretion of TranscriptionStar. For further clarification do please call 1-877-323-4707. And furnish all contact details such as Tel: Num:-Mobile and Landline/Alternate e-mail ID if any or any other relevant contact details, this is to keep our lines of communication always open.Transcription services carried out on all NATIONAL HOLIDAYS and week ends will be charged extra. Do please call us at 1 877 323 4707 for clarification.



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