A great place to start. Audible Publishers strives to keep production costs low, so there’s more profit to go around.
A simple and straight forward royalty model. Depending on the distribution rights granted to our distro partner of choice, Audible–authors, publishers, and other Rights Holders, as well as narrators, studio professionals, and other Producers can earn royalties of up to 40%. We find the average profit per audiobook download is $4. Readers on Audible have spent $725 million so far.
Powerful retail placement. Audiobooks produced by Audible Publishers are distributed through Audible, Amazon, and iTunes—the current proven industry leaders. And you are encouraged to place your audiobook on other retail platforms.
We have strategies to help Rights Holders/Authors sell. Through easy, effective advice on leveraging the social media marketplace, we give Authors and Rights Holders info to help promote themselves directly to fans and help find ways to uncover new ones. Remember, we make money when you make money.