Gaming Music: How to Price Your Composition Work

If you’re first starting out scoring music for games, it’s important to know what to charge for your labor so you don’t shortchange yourself or undervalue your skills. In this article you’ll learn about industry going rate, bundling, upselling, revisions, overages, and perhaps most importantly, how to figure out what a client can afford.


Woman scoring music for video games.

Scoring for Games: Composing Music for Interactive Media

Michael Sweet shares eight techniques that can be used to score interactive music for video games.