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Amazon Mechanical Turk Pricing

The price you (the Requester) pay for a Human Intelligence Task ("HIT") is comprised of two components: the amount you pay Workers, plus a fee you pay Mechanical Turk. The fee you pay Mechanical Turk is based on the amount you pay Workers. Additional details are as follows:

Worker Reward
You decide how much to pay Workers for each assignment.
Mechanical Turk Fee
20% fee on the reward and bonus amount (if any) you pay Workers. HITs with 10 or more assignments will be charged an additional 20% fee on the reward you pay Workers. The minimum fee is $0.01 per assignment or bonus payment.
Additional Fee for using the
Masters Qualification
5% of the reward you pay Workers.
Additional Fee per assignment for using
Premium Qualifications
Blogger: $0.25
Born 1918 to 1960 (Age 55 or older): $0.50
Born 1961 to 1971 (Age 45-55): $0.50
Born 1972 to 1981 (Age 35-45): $0.50
Born 1982 to 1986 (Age 30-35): $0.50
Born 1987 to 1991 (Age 25-30): $0.50
Born 1992 to 1999 (Age 18-25): $0.50
Borrower - Auto Loans: $0.40
Borrower - Business Loan: $0.40
Borrower - Credit Cards: $0.40
Borrower - Home Mortgage: $0.40
Borrower - Personal Loan: $0.40
Borrower - Student Loan: $0.40
Car Owner: $0.25
Current Residence - Owned: $0.40
Current Residence - Rented: $0.40
Daily Internet Usage - 1 to 4 hours: $0.30
Daily Internet Usage - 5 to 7 hours: $0.30
Daily Internet Usage - 7+ hours: $0.30
Employment Sector - Non-Profit: $0.30
Employment Status - Full time (35+ hours per week): $0.35
Employment Status - Part time (1-34 hours per week): $0.35
Employment Status - Unemployed: $0.35
Facebook Account Holder: $0.05
Financial Asset Owned - Certificate of Deposit (CD): $0.40
Financial Asset Owned - Checking Account: $0.40
Financial Asset Owned - Common Share Stocks: $0.40
Financial Asset Owned - Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF): $0.40
Financial Asset Owned - Money Market Account: $0.40
Financial Asset Owned - Mutual Funds: $0.40
Financial Asset Owned - Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs): $0.40
Financial Asset Owned - Savings Account: $0.40
Financial Asset Owned - Stock Options: $0.40
Financial Asset Owned - U.S. Treasury Bills/Government Debt: $0.40
Financial Asset Owned - U.S. Treasury Bills/Government Debt: $0.40
Gender - Female: $0.50
Gender - Male: $0.50
Google Account Holder: $0.05
Handedness - Left: $0.15
Handedness - Right: $0.15
Household Income - $100,000 or more: $0.50
Household Income - $25,000 - $49,999: $0.50
Household Income - $50,000 - $74,999: $0.50
Household Income - $75,000 - $99,999: $0.50
Household Income - Less than $25,000: $0.50
Insurance Policyholder - Auto Insurance: $0.40
Insurance Policyholder - Healthcare Insurance: $0.40
Insurance Policyholder - Home Owners Insurance: $0.40
Insurance Policyholder - Life Insurance: $0.40
Insurance Policyholder - Renters Insurance: $0.40
Language Fluency (Basic) - Chinese Mandarin: $1.00
Language Fluency (Basic) - French: $1.00
Language Fluency (Basic) - German: $1.00
Language Fluency (Basic) - Spanish: $1.00
LinkedIn Account Holder: $0.05
Marital Status - Divorced: $0.50
Marital Status - Married: $0.50
Marital Status - Single: $0.50
Military experience: $0.30
Myspace Account Holder: $0.05
Online Purchase - Automotive Products: $0.40
Online Purchase - Baby & Kids: $0.40
Online Purchase - Books: $0.40
Online Purchase - Clothing & Shoes: $0.40
Online Purchase - Electronics & Computers: $0.40
Online Purchase - Groceries & Food: $0.40
Online Purchase - Handmade Products: $0.40
Online Purchase - Health & Beauty: $0.40
Online Purchase - Home & Garden: $0.40
Online Purchase - Jewelry: $0.40
Online Purchase - Movies: $0.40
Online Purchase - Music: $0.40
Online Purchase - Sports & Outdoor Equipment: $0.40
Online Purchase - Toys: $0.40
Online Purchase - Videogames: $0.40
Parenthood Status: $0.50
Pinterest Account Holder: $0.05
Primary Internet Device - Desktop: $0.40
Primary Internet Device - Laptop: $0.40
Primary Internet Device - Smartphone or Tablet: $0.40
Primary Mobile Device - Android: $0.50
Primary Mobile Device - iPhone: $0.50
Primary News Source - Online News (News Websites, News Apps): $0.30
Primary News Source - Podcasts: $0.30
Primary News Source - Print (Newspapers & Periodicals): $0.30
Primary News Source - Radio (AM/FM, Internet, Satellite): $0.30
Primary News Source - Social Media: $0.30
Primary News Source - TV (Late Night Comedy, Other): $0.30
Primary News Source - TV (Local/Cable News Broadcast): $0.30
Primary News Source - Word of Mouth: $0.30
Reddit Account Holder: $0.05
Single Family Home Resident: $0.30
Smoker: $0.30
Tablet Owner: $0.20
Tumblr Account Holder: $0.05
Twitter Account Holder: $0.05
US Bachelor's Degree: $0.50
US Graduate Degree: $0.65
US High School Graduate: $0.05
US Political Affiliation - Conservative: $0.40
US Political Affiliation - Liberal: $0.40
Voted in 2012 US Presidential Election: $0.10
YouTube Account Holder: $0.05

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