How Much Do Surrogates Make in Fresno?

You deserve to get the highest compensation possible for helping a couple finally experience the joys of parenthood. With us, you can count on surrogate pay that has the opportunity to elevate your and your family's life.

In the fifth largest city in California, you can become one of the highest-paid surrogates, earning $50,000 - $110,000+ for your role in helping others complete their family.

Fresno is home to some of the best surrogate pay rates, and as the highest-paying surrogacy agency in the area, we make sure you get the compensation you deserve.

I’m grateful for the compensation I received because not only was I able to do some renovations in my home, I was able to set up my son’s college and that’s something we were able to set aside.

- Allisandra,


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How Much Do Surrogates Make in Fresno?

As a surrogate in Fresno, you will earn $50,000 - $110,000+  in compensation. You deserve the highest compensation for the service you’re providing, and we won’t let you settle for anything less.

Your earning potential depends on a variety of factors including:

  • Your experience with surrogacy

  • Cost of living in your area

  • The agency you choose to work with

We’re proud to offer the best surrogate pay rate in Fresno to acknowledge the time, dedication and energy you put into your surrogacy journey. We value your commitment to creating families and want to make sure you’re compensated accordingly.

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What’s Included in Surrogate Pay?

Our competitive surrogate compensation package rewards you for your commitment to the process. Here’s what you can expect:

See Our Surrogate Compensation Breakdown


Total Compensation:

$50,000 - $110,000+

What's Included:
Base Pay
Think of base pay like your surrogate salary. This payment is deposited monthly once a pregnancy is confirmed, and it is entirely yours to use however you choose!
Pre-Pregnancy Payments:
  • Monthly Allowance
  • Start of Medications Bonus
  • Mock Cycle Payment
  • Travel Expenses
  • Signing Bonus
  • Social Work Screening Bonus
  • Medical Screening Bonus
Pregnancy Payments:
  • Start of Base Pay
  • Transfer Payment
  • Maternity Clothes
  • 3rd Trimester Self Care
  • Medical Procedures Bonus
  • C-Section Payment (if required)
  • Multiples Bonus
  • Bed Rest Coverage
Post-Pregnancy Payments:
  • Post-Pregnancy Self Care
  • Pumping Breast Milk (if agreed upon)
  • Counseling Costs (if needed)
  • Lost Wages
  • Spouse Lost Wages
Additional Benefits:
  • Personal Gifts
  • Referral Bonus
  • Life Insurance & Complications Insurance
  • Medical Insurance
  • Housekeeping Payments
  • Family Meal Payments

The Highest-Paying Surrogacy Agencies in Fresno

If you're looking to maximize your surrogate compensation in Fresno, partnering with the right agency puts you one step closer to being able to change your family’s life with this life-changing pay. We’re committed to guaranteeing you incomparable compensation.

With California being one of the states with the highest surrogate pay rates , you’ll have no problem getting the compensation you deserve.

By being well-versed in the surrogacy process and having a proven record of success, you can earn between $60,000 and $110,000 in experienced surrogate compensation. If you’re looking to get the most out of your surrogate pay, then here are some of the top-paying surrogacy agencies in the Fresno area:

Surrogacy AgenciesCompensation
American Surrogacy$50,000 - $110,000+
Kindred Surrogacy$35,000-$60,000
Surrogate Parenting Services$60,000

To learn more about how we make sure you get the highest-surrogate compensation possible, connect with us today!

How to Become a Paid Surrogate in Fresno

Getting surrogate pay in Fresno has never been easier. Our goal is to ensure a smooth and streamlined process, with our dedicated specialists walking you through every step. Bringing over 40 years of experience in building families, we've designed a straightforward application process to protect your time.

To kick start your journey as a paid surrogate in Fresno, follow these simple steps:

Our Office in Fresno

As a nationwide surrogacy agency with a strong foothold in cities like Fresno, we seamlessly blend local accessibility with comprehensive support. Our Fresno office, strategically located amidst the vibrant cultural scene that the city is renowned for, provides you with the advantages of a national agency right in your community.

Take a step towards becoming one of the highest-paid surrogates in Fresno by visiting our office below:

American Surrogacy

7257 N Maple Ave
Suite 101B,
Frenso, CA 93720
1-800-875-2229 (BABY)

Our Surrogacy Program

In Fresno, known as the "Raisin Capital of the World," you deserve the top-rate surrogate compensation we offer, and the emotional benefits of surrogacy are just as impactful. As a surrogate in Fresno, you'll experience:

What You Can Gain Through Our Program
  • A Fulfilling Sense of Purpose

    Contribute to others' joy in experiencing parenthood, fostering a profound sense of purpose

  • Personal Pride and Enhanced Surrogate Pay

    Take pride in earning competitive surrogate compensation, potentially improving your family's quality of life

  • Our Unwavering Commitment

    Experience our steadfast commitment from the initial contact, providing support and guidance consistently

  • A Journey of Self-Discovery

    Embark on a journey of self-discovery, gaining valuable insights into your own strengths and capabilities

  • Comprehensive Support

    Receive unwavering support at every stage of the surrogacy process, ensuring a positive, empowering experience



Other Things to Know About Becoming a Surrogate in Fresno

Surrogacy Laws and Legal Professionals

In Fresno, there are no specific laws governing surrogate compensation. The legal framework for compensated surrogacy in California, including Fresno, is established by the California Family Law Section 7960-7962, enacted in 2013, making compensated surrogacy legal statewide. California is classified as a green light state, indicating the permissibility of surrogacy.

When you become a surrogate with our agency, we can connect you with a network of surrogacy attorneys you can check out some attorneys in your area below:

  • Lori S. Meyers (Sherman Oaks) – With over 2 years of experience in third-party reproduction law, Lori advocates for laws and policies that protect the best interest and rights of all parties involved.

  • Catherine Babette McGowan (West Hollywood) – With decades of experience in assisted reproductive technology, you’ll always be protected and supported throughout your entire surrogacy journey. 

Your Surrogacy Medical Professionals in Fresno

In the heart of California, you have access to a wide network of medical professionals ready to guide you through every aspect of the surrogacy medical process. From renowned fertility clinics to award-winning hospitals, you’ll find nothing short of experienced professionals who will carry you through each step of the process.

Fertility Clinics

  • Laurel Fertility Care (Fort Washington) – Laurel Fertility Care has a supportive and inclusive team ready to provide personalized care throughout the entire surrogacy medical process.

  • Women’s Specialty and Fertility Center  (Clovis) – With over 30 years of experience, WSFC provides local expertise to those living in the Fresno area.


  • Community Regional Medical Center (Jefferson) – With 60% of Fresno County’s babies born at Community Regional Medical Center, you can go through the surrogate delivery process with confidence.

  • Kaiser Permanente Fresno Medical Center (Pinedale) – As a birthing-friendly facility, Fresno Medical Center is dedicated to providing high-quality maternal care.

FAQs About Surrogate Compensation in Fresno

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Why Do Surrogates Get Paid?

We’re proud to offer the best surrogate pay rates to acknowledge the time and energy you invest in the process. Not only do you deserve the highest compensation possible, but surrogate pay also ensures that you can your family will be supported throughout the process.

You can become a hero in your own family by giving them opportunities they wouldn’t have had without surrogate pay.

Do Surrogates Pay Taxes in Fresno?

Yes, your surrogate pay is considered personal income, which means your surrogate pay could be taxed. If you’re a resident of California, you’ll report your surrogate compensation when filing your federal and state taxes.

Should your surrogate income be taxed, we partner with an escrow company that will send you a 1099 form. We recommend speaking with a CPA to learn more about how your pay may be taxed.

How Much Do Surrogates Get Paid Monthly?

Your surrogate pay will be divided into 10 monthly installments. For example, if you’re making $65,000 in surrogate pay, then you’ll be paid $6,500 a month.

Do Surrogates Get Paid if They Miscarry?

You’ll stop receiving surrogate pay once the miscarriage occurs. Depending on your agreement with the intended parents, you may choose to begin the medical process once you’re ready. When a pregnancy is confirmed, your payments will continue.

No matter what you encounter during your surrogacy journey, we’re dedicated to giving you the surrogate pay you deserve.

How Much Do Surrogates Make For Twins?

If you’re pregnant with multiples, you can earn $5,000 per multiple that you’re carrying. Although a multiples pregnancy isn’t common, you’ll be compensated for the added complexities that come with carrying twins.

Do I Need Surrogate Insurance in Fresno?

No, you won’t need insurance in order to become a surrogate. Your current insurance may cover a surrogate pregnancy and if not, we can provide you with coverage that does.

To start getting the surrogate pay you deserve, fill out our form to connect with us today.