What is Surrogate Pay?

Surrogate compensation encompasses the financial support and recognition you'll receive for helping create families.

When it comes to being a surrogate, you probably have many questions about surrogate pay. If you’re new to the process, we can help. This compensation is important for you to feel financially secure in the surrogacy process. Surrogate compensation can benefit the relationship between surrogates and parents to help them create clear boundaries.

From how much you can make to how to make it feel less awkward to accept payment, we have the details you’re looking for.

Discover how you can become a paid surrogate and contact us today.

What is Surrogate Compensation?

Your surrogate pay is a reflection of the service you are offering parents who may not otherwise be able to have a child.

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

When you talk to your surrogacy specialist, you will discuss the potential surrogate compensation you can earn, which will then be factored into finding the right parents to work with.

Why You Deserve Surrogate Pay

We believe in recognizing and valuing the incredible commitment of our surrogates. We understand the impact your decision to carry a child for intended parents can have on the lives of others.

To acknowledge the significant physical, emotional and time investments you make throughout the surrogacy journey, we are committed to providing our surrogates with the highest compensation possible.

We firmly believe that your dedication deserves to be rewarded in a manner that reflects the magnitude of your contribution to the creation of families. Our commitment to offering competitive compensation not only demonstrates our appreciation for the valuable role surrogates play but also ensures that you can focus on your well-being and the baby you're carrying without financial concerns.

How Do Surrogates Get Paid?

Your surrogate base pay will be broken into 10 monthly payments beginning when a pregnancy is confirmed. So if you are earning $70,000 as surrogate compensation, you will receive 10 monthly payments of $7,000. Your surrogate payments will be distributed by an escrow service that we partner with to ensure you're compensated securely.

Before the medical process, you'll receive a monthly stipend to cover out-of-pocket expenses once you sign your surrogacy contract. You'll receive these payments 6-8 weeks after the baby is bo

Get the Surrogacy Pay You Deserve Today

We want you to earn what you deserve as a surrogate. We have a competitive surrogate compensation package that helps to make you feel financially secure through the surrogacy process. Contact us to get started today.