What does Per Finished Hour (PFH) mean?
Per Finished Hour (PFH) is the standard way payment is calculated in the audiobook industry. Narrators are compensated for each hour of finished recording, rather than by studio hour since studio time can vary.
A good estimate is that 9,000 words equal approximately one hour of finished audio.
Cost Per Checkout Business Model
We participate in the most common business models in the industry. These models reflect different partnership types and more ways to reach listeners in unique markets. By choosing to distribute with all of our partners, you will be taking advantage ...
How much will I make per sale?
With Findaway Voices, authors set their own list prices and are paid royalties based on that price for the majority of vendor options, meaning more dollars earned for every sale. As the author, you keep 80% of all royalties Findaway Voices receives, ...
How much does it cost to create an audiobook?
The length of your work and the narrator selected determines the cost for your audiobook. Narrator rates are shared on a Per Finished Hour (PFH) basis. The general estimate is every 9,000 words of text equals one finished hour of audio. So if your ...
How do payments work?
Findaway Voices is built to be fair and flexible for both authors and narrators. Here's how it works: We pay narrators by their PFH (Per Finished Hour) rate, meaning they get paid based on the duration of the final performance. Each production must ...
I already started an audiobook project, can I switch to a Voices Share project?
If you've already started the audiobook production process, but have not yet signed a production agreement, it might be possible to switch to a Voices Share project instead. In order to switch to a Voices Share production, the following must be true: ...