Magazines can range in price in the USA. They can start at .99 cents, but standard price of most magazines in stands is $2.99. It is common for magazines to cost as much as $7.99 in some stands while depending on the content of a magazine the price can go as high as $25.99 for one issue. You can also subscribe to a magazine for 6 months or up to 2 years. 6 months subscriptions can go for $9.99, while 2 year subscriptions can go for $29.99 and up.