Learn about the fees that are charged for selling on Amazon and using optional programs. This page is a hub that connects you to fee resources, including fee details, key terms, and tools to help manage your Amazon business.
Key terms and product attributes used to calculate fee rates
Fees are calculated using information such as the product category and shipping weight. For a glossary of key terms and links to pages that have complete information on the terms, go to List of key fee terms.
Useful fee tools
Amazon provides tools to help you estimate and track your fees. For more information, go to List of useful fee tools.
The following fees are called “core fees” because they’re the most commonly charged and have the largest impact on managing your Amazon business. Other fees may also apply.
For all products, Amazon deducts the applicable referral fee percentage calculated on the total sales price, excluding any taxes calculated through Amazon tax calculation services. The total sales price is the total amount paid by the buyer, including the item price and any delivery charges or gift wrapping charges. Referral fees vary by category.
The Professional Selling Plan is a monthly subscription service that provides a suite of tools and benefits, including bulk listings, Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS), automated pricing, advanced business reports, customizable shipping rates, and eligibility for top placement on detail pages.
Sellers with an Individual selling plan pay a per-item fee for each item sold in the Amazon store, in addition to any other applicable fees.
Media items are charged a closing fee for each unit sold, in addition to any other applicable fees.
The FBA fulfillment fee is a per-unit fee charged to fulfill items to buyers for purchases on Amazon. The fee varies depending on the item’s category, size, and weight.
Amazon charges monthly inventory storage fees for the space that your inventory occupies in fulfillment centers. Storage fees are based on the daily average volume, in cubic feet, as measured by the unit size when properly packaged.
Inventory that has been in a fulfillment center for more than 365 days is charged a monthly long-term storage fee in addition to the monthly inventory storage fee. Long-term storage fees are assessed using an inventory snapshot on the 15th of each month.
Disposal fees are charged per item when you request that Amazon dispose of items in your FBA inventory. You can also remove inventory from a fulfillment center by submitting a removal order. For more information, go to Remove inventory (overview).