Innovation

Are You Getting Fleeced?

A rough guide to the going rates for social-media consulting services in Canada

Written by David Pimentel

STRATEGY

  • Social-media monitoring (ongoing reports and advice): $500 to $2,000 per month
  • Strategy audit: $2,000 to $10,000
  • Strategy creation and integration with existing marketing efforts: $2,000 to $15,000

TRAINING

  • Training and/or consulting sessions: $100 to $250 per hour

TWITTER

  • Setting up an account: $500 to $1,000
  • Ongoing account management and training: $500 to $1,500 a month

FACEBOOK

  • Initial page setup: $500 to $1,500
  • Content management and curation: $1,000 to $2,000 per month

GOOGLE+ AND PINTEREST

  • Rates fall somewhere between those for Facebook and Twitter€“DP

Sources: Mack Collier (mackcollier.com), Mark Evans (ME Consulting), Maureen McCabe (McCabe Marketing)

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Originally appeared on PROFITguide.com