how much would a non proffesional tattoo thats gonna be like 4 inches long and 5 letters, cost? Posted on June 27, 2012 by Baday I want faith tattooed on my hip in really small font. Im getting it done by a guy ive known for a while, hes 17 and has givin good tattoos. He told me he wanted 50 for it but i told him it was too much, is 35 a more reasonable price? How much should i pay? and dont tell me not to do it unproffesionally cause idc.