I do not include the title page, legal disclaimer page, Table of Contents, or index (if there is one) in the page count, and only include the Dedication page if I make a correction on it.
Headers, footers, and pagination belong to your formatter, as does the Table of Contents, if you have one, since formatting can affect page numbers.
- Basic proofreading is $0.75 per page
- Line-editing is $2.00 per page
- Fact-checking or research is $15.00 per hour in whole hour increments