ParrotSafari.com and Petsmart's website have retail market prices of birds for sale. ParrotSafari.com shows a price range for each breed depending on individual qualities, while Petsmart lists one set price for each breed, regardless of characteristics.
Birds' colors and sizes influence market prices. Birds with rare color mutations cost more than those with common colors. ParrotSafari.com lists prices ranging from $39.95 for a hand-tamed American Budgee to $18,995 for a Black Palm Cockatoo, as of October 2015. Petsmart's prices range from $14.95 for a Zebra Finch to $349 for a Green Cheek Conure to $599 for a Fancy Conure. The store sells several varieties of parakeets and finches for $19.99 and canaries for $149.99.