Minimum Tattoo Rate: $90.00
Hourly Rate: $150.00 p/ hour
Daily Rate: $800.00
Some tattoo costs can be estimated based on the size and detail of the design, not necessarily to a set hourly rate.
Minimum Tattoo Rate
This is the minimum charge for a tattoo to cover the cost of the setup, and a small tattoo with minimal detail. An example of a minimum rate tattoo is:
A set rate per hour of tattooing is for tattoos that might take a few hours. This will cover most tattoos that contain detail and shading. This tattoo is an example of what might be charged at an hourly rate. A tattoo of this size and detail would take around 2 hours:
This rate is to for a full day session of tattooing. This is usually 5-7 hours (including a short lunch break). This is for large scale work including sleeves, back pieces and solid blackout work. Here are some examples of full day rate tattoos: