How Much Do Surrogates Make in Houston?

Earn Meaningful Income in The Bayou City

Earning surrogate compensation can open the door to opportunities you never thought were possible. Our compensation package ensures you're supported throughout your journey, rewarding you for your dedication to creating families.

They say everything’s bigger in Texas, including the amount of compensation you can receive as a surrogate. You’ll have the unique opportunity to fulfill someone else’s dreams and your own when you become a paid surrogate in Houston.

In Houston, surrogates can make $50,000 - $110,000+ for the heroic role they play in someone’s family-building journey.

As one of the highest paying surrogacy agencies in Houston, we will ensure you receive the compensation you deserve.

To see how much you can earn in surrogate compensation, fill out our form.

How Much Do Surrogates Make in Houston?

The average surrogate pay in Houston starts at $50,000 and can be as high as $110,000+.The amount of compensation you can receive will largely depend on your experience as a surrogate, current income and the agency you choose to work with.

When you work with us, we’re dedicated to offering you the highest surrogate compensation possible to recognize the time, energy and dedication you commit to the process.

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What’s Included in Surrogate Pay?

From covering lost wages to helping with maternity clothes, your surrogate pay is designed to ensure you’re always supported throughout your surrogacy journey.

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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

Highest Paying Surrogacy Agencies in Houston

Getting the most out of your surrogate pay in Houston starts with finding the right agency. We’re committed to ensuring that our surrogates are among the highest paid in H-Town.

How to Get the Highest Surrogate Pay in Houston

Becoming a repeat surrogate is the best way to get the most out of your surrogate pay in Houston. Experienced surrogate compensation ranges from $60,000 - $110,000+ and rewards you for your familiarity with the process. Because of your track record of success, you deserve to receive the highest compensation possible.

To start receiving surrogate pay, here are some of the highest-paying surrogacy agencies in Houston:

Surrogacy AgenciesCompensation
American Surrogacy$50,000 - $110,000+
Shared Conception$55,000
3 Sisters Surrogacy$40,000

Connect with us today to get the surrogate pay you deserve.

How to Become a Paid Surrogate in Houston

With our proven track record of success and experienced staff, we make becoming a surrogate a simple, easy process. You’ll be on track toward experiencing the best version of a surrogacy journey – all while earning the highest income possible for the incredible service you’re providing.

To get paid to be a surrogate in Houston, here are some of the steps you can expect to take throughout the process:

What You Gain From Our Surrogate Program

Experience not only the most competitive compensation for your dedication but also find emotional fulfillment for the valuable gift you provide intended parents.

As a surrogate, you can expect:

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 Houston

Surrogacy Laws and Legal Professionals

Compensated surrogacy is legal in the Lone Star State and there are no laws that prohibit surrogacy. While surrogacy laws in Texas require judicial approval of surrogacy contracts in advance, many courts actually approve of the surrogacy agreement as part of the parentage declaration process.

If you’re looking for reputable surrogacy attorneys in Houston, then we can connect you with some from our network of professionals. You can also check out some of these surrogacy attorneys:

Your Surrogacy Medical Professionals in Houston

With Houston being the fourth largest city in the U.S., you’ll have no trouble finding a group of experienced medical professionals ready to help you with every step of the process. From renowned fertility clinics to state of the art hospitals, we can help you find the right professional who’s ready to walk you through each step of the surrogacy medical process.

Fertility Clinics

  • Reproductive Medicine Associates of Houston (RMA) (Midtown) – RMA offers world-class fertility care and is one fertility clinic that can increase the chances of a successful pregnancy with the most effective assisted reproductive technology.

  • Houston Assisted Reproductive Technologies (HART) (Kingwood) – HART has been practicing IVF since 1985 and have pregnancy rates that consistently exceed the national average.

  • Family Fertility Center (Old Braeswood) – With experts dedicated to research that provides new insights into reproductive health, Family Fertility Center has a proven track record of success, with success rates of 61.3%.


FAQs About Surrogate Compensation in Houston

Why Do Surrogates Get Paid?

Surrogate pay in Houston acknowledges the time and commitment you make when you agree to carry a child for intended parents. It helps you cover any expenses related to the pregnancy and surrogacy process to ensure you’ll never have to pay out of your own pocket.

Do Surrogates Pay Taxes in Houston?

Neither Houston nor the state of Texas has a personal income tax. Therefore, as a surrogate in Houston, your surrogate income won’t be taxed at the city or state level.  However, surrogate compensation can still be taxed at the federal level.

We work with an escrow company who will provide you with a 1099 form if your surrogate pay is subject to taxation. Speak with a CPA to learn more about how your surrogate pay may be taxed.

Do I Need Surrogate Insurance in Houston?

No, you’re not required to have insurance in order to be a surrogate. If your current coverage doesn’t include a surrogate pregnancy, we can secure you an insurance plan that does.

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How Much Do Surrogates Get Paid Monthly?

Your base payment will be divided into 10 monthly payments and depends on what your base pay is. If you’re earning $55,000 in surrogate pay, you’ll be paid $5,000 a month.

Do Surrogates Get Paid if They Miscarry?

You’ll receive surrogate compensation up until the miscarriage occurs. Depending on what was decided in your surrogate agreement, you may begin the medical process again once you’re ready. Once a pregnancy is confirmed you’ll start receiving payments again.

To learn how much surrogate compensation you’re eligible in H-Town, contact us online now or text us at 913-204-0224.