How Do Surrogates Get Paid?

If you’re wondering “How do surrogates get paid?” you can learn more about the surrogate compensation process in our complete guide.

Key Points

  • Surrogates pay is divided into base pay, which is divided into 10 equal payments paid monthly, and a monthly stipend to reimburse additional expenses.

  • Your surrogate pay is determined by your location, experience and income. Our goal is always to give surrogates the highest compensation possible.

  • You can learn more about how surrogates are paid by contacting us today.

If you're considering becoming a surrogate with our agency, you're about to begin an incredible journey that not only brings joy to others but also offers substantial rewards for you.

If you’re wondering “How are surrogates paid?” you can speak to a surrogacy specialist today to get answers to all your questions about surrogate pay.

In this comprehensive guide, we'll walk you through the process of how surrogates get paid, empowering you to make a significant difference in the lives of parents while ensuring your own safety, fair compensation and personal fulfillment.

How Are Surrogates Paid?

Surrogate compensation is made up of two main categories: Base payment and additional expenses. We understand that clarity and transparency are essential when it comes to surrogacy compensation. Payment is structured to cover various aspects of your surrogacy journey, including:

Base Compensation  

This is a fixed amount that you receive for your commitment and time. How are surrogates paid their base compensation?

Your base pay is divided into 10 equal payments. You’ll start receiving these payments on a monthly basis once a pregnancy is confirmed. You’ll also receive a monthly stipend for out-of-pocket expenses once you’ve signed your surrogacy contracts and have begun the medical process. This will be paid until 6-8 weeks after delivery.

Additional Expenses

Surrogates are reimbursed for expenses related to the surrogacy process and pregnancy such as:

  • Fertility medications

  • Embryo transfers

  • Travel expenses

  • Lost wages

  • Maternity clothes

  • Counseling

  • And more

How Do You Get Paid for Surrogacy?

The amount of surrogate compensation you receive will depend on your location, income and surrogacy experience. First-time surrogates can often earn between $50,000 - $90,000, and the final amount of your surrogacy pay and pay schedule will be outlined in your surrogacy contract.

Your surrogacy specialist will be able to help you determine your compensation package, base pay and any additional compensation.  You can calculate your surrogate pay with our surrogate pay rate calculator.

You Deserve Your Surrogate Pay

If you have conflicting feelings about wondering “How are surrogates paid?” you’re not alone. Many surrogates struggle with wanting to provide this amazing gift but also being motivated by receiving financial rewards.

Take a deep breath and know that you deserve your surrogate pay. Surrogacy compensation is recognition of the commitment and generosity surrogates bring to the process. By providing this valuable service, you are making parenthood dreams come true for others, and you are entitled to fair compensation for your dedication.

If you’re wondering “How do surrogates get paid?” because you want financial security for yourself and your family while bringing joy to others, this is not only understandable but commendable. You should embrace the compensation you receive as a well-deserved acknowledgment of the life-changing impact you’re making on hopeful parents' lives.

How Surrogate Pay Can Change Your Life

You have a unique opportunity to make a positive impact not only on the lives of parents but also on your own families. Surrogate pay provides financial stability and the means to pursue various aspirations, whether it's securing a better future for your children, investing in education or improving your family’s quality of life.

By choosing to become a surrogate with our agency, you not only bring joy to others by helping them achieve their dream of parenthood but also create the potential for a brighter and more secure future for your own family.

Learn More About How Surrogates Get Paid

If you have additional questions to “How do you get paid for surrogacy?” we have you covered. Make an impact by becoming a surrogate. Learn more about the compensation and benefits we offer. Get started today.