Clipping path service at a warehouse price
How much a does clipping path service cost?
Dollar a piece? Two dollars a piece?
Well, that all depends on the complexity of the clipping path service or photo cut outs services. Also depends on where the work is being done.
If a picture takes 20 - 25 minutes to clip or cut, then at $20 per hour rate, it would cost somewhere around $8 - $10 to clip or cut. If the image is more complex and requires more time to clip, it would cost at much as $20 per image. This is the average cost for developed countries like USA and Canada hiring local professionals or doing it in-house. Some studio has lot of overheads aside from direct employee salary and the total cost per employee per hour can be as much as $50 per hour. So for an image that takes half an hour to clip, it would cost $25 doing it in-house.
If the same clipping path service or photo cut outs services are outsourced overseas, it can cost as low as $5 per hour with same comparable quality. In some cases, clipping path service or photo cut outs service quality can be better than doing it in-house. Since the clipping path outsourcing jobs are done by professionals who have mastered the art of clipping path service and photo cut outs doing it for a long period of time, they can produce high quality of work that might not be achievable by an in-house employee just starting up or only does it on an occasional basis.
So it is a warehouse blowout price for a clipping path service our photo cut outs service to cost $2 offshore compared to $10 - $20 in-house.