Costs per Poster

How much does it cost to print a poster with the Poster Studio Express?

The average cost per poster for a full color, inkjet printer is dependent on 2 factors: the type of media being printed on, as well as the content being printed. In order to provide a rough idea for our clients as to the cost per poster, we have come up with a chart to provide some guidance.

The numbers in this table are based on the following assumptions:

  • 24" x 36" Poster
  • $179.99 per set of ink cartridges.
  • Standard Paper Cost - $39.95 <24" x 150')
  • Coated Paper Cost - $49.95 (24" x 150')
  • High Gloss Paper Cost - $89.98 (24" x 100')
Media File Printed Print Coverage Print Quality Ink Used/ft2 Ink Usage (ml/6ft2) Paper Cost / Poster Ink Cost / Poster Final Poster Cost
Standard Paper 5% High 0.12 0.72 $0.80 $0.69 $1.49
  5% Normal 0.13 0.78 $0.80 $0.75 $1.55
Standard Paper 10% High 0.08 0.48 $0.80 $0.46 $1.26
  10% Normal 0.07 0.42 $0.80 $0.40 $1.20
High Gloss Paper 75% High 0.86 5.16 $2.70 $4.94 $7.64
  75% Normal 0.85 5.10 $2.70 $4.89 $7.59
Coated Paper 5% High 0.12 0.72 $1.00 $0.69 $1.69
  5% Normal 0.13 0.78 $1.00 $0.75 $1.75
Coated Paper 10% High 0.07 0.42 $1.00 $0.40 $1.40
  10% Normal 0.08 0.48 $1.00 $0.46 $1.46
Coated Paper 75% High 0.64 3.84 $1.00 $3.68 $4.68
  75% Normal 0.64 3.84 $1.00 $3.68 $4.68