Rates & Frequently Asked Questions

Star General Service Rates

Our rates for standard Star services are noted below. Projects can vary in complexity and need, so for a more detailed and comprehensive cost proposal for your specific project, please contact a Star representative for a personalized project consultation.

On-Site Exhibit Labor Varies
Handling/In and Out of Warehouse/Crated $7/cwt Minimum of $21
Handling/In and Out of Warehouse/Uncrated $7/cwt Minimum of $21
Field Service Supervision* $1,120/day (8 hrs) at $140/hr Defined as on-site supervision of field labor (installation & dismantle)
Shop Carpenter $87.50/hr
Logistics 25% service fee Coordination of trade show services & transportation
Marketing & Event Planning Varies Pricing is based on scope of project
Setup Print Revisions $125.00/hr
Storage $19/carpet/month
$31/std crate/month
$64/std skid/month
Billed quarterly
Standard crate (102″x49″x56″)
Standard skid (48″x96″)
Transportation Varies Determined during freight bid process
Travel Expenses Varies Includes room, board, and airfare

* Star Supervision is billed at a straight time rate of $140.00/hr, $210.00/hr overtime, and $280.00/hr double time. Travel time is billed at straight time, plus expenses. Straight time hours are 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Over time hours are Monday through Friday 4:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. and Saturday 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Any hours outside of this time are double time hours. A Star Supervisor will be billed at a minimum of 8 hours/day.