Why Do Surrogates Get Paid?

Regardless of your reasons for wanting to become a surrogate, we believe our surrogates should receive surrogate pay for their time and dedication.

Becoming a surrogate mother is a way to change someone’s life. You get to make the dreams of hopeful parents come true by carrying and delivering a child for those who are not able to do so for one reason or another.

It’s hard to think of a more valuable service one person could provide to another. That’s why surrogates get paid — because it is extremely deserved.

We’re ready to advocate for you to get the surrogate mother pay you deserve. Contact us today to get the highest possible surrogate pay.

Why Should Surrogates Be Paid?

You play a valuable role in helping individuals and couples fulfill their dreams of parenthood. Your compassion, dedication and willingness to help others should not go unnoticed. Compensation is a way of recognizing the value of your service and ensuring that you are supported

Surrogate pay ensures that you are not burdened by financial stress, allowing them to focus on your well-being and the well-being of the precious life you'll help bring into this world. We believe that by offering fair surrogate mother pay, we honor your incredible generosity and foster a positive and supportive surrogacy experience for everyone involved.

How We Get You the Surrogate Pay You Deserve

Surrogacy is not just a nine-month commitment; it's a process that involves careful preparation, medical procedures and emotional support. Surrogate pay acknowledges the time and effort surrogates invest in this journey. 

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

You Can Earn Compensation and Change Lives [Including Yours and Your Family's]

The decision to become a surrogate is often a carefully considered and deeply emotional one. Many women are drawn to surrogacy by a desire to help others experience the joy of parenthood, driven by an altruistic motivation that comes from the heart. It’s natural to want to receive surrogate pay, as you navigate the surrogacy process alongside their everyday responsibilities.

Not only is becoming a paid surrogate an investment in creating families, but it also means investing in your own family. With life-changing surrogate pay, you can improve your family's life. Many surrogates have used their compensation to:

  • Become debt-free

  • Start a college fund for their child

  • Pursue further education

If you’re curious about how much you can earn in surrogate pay, you can use our surrogate compensation calculator.

Get the Surrogate Pay You Deserve

Choosing to become a surrogate is a decision that will change your life as well as the lives of those wanting to grow their family. Surrogate pay is a way to honor your dedication and generosity while ensuring that you can comfortably and confidently begin this incredible journey.

For more information on surrogate pay and the surrogacy process, fill out our online form or call 1-800-875-BABY.