Compensation For Surrogate Mothers


You are providing the gift of life, and you deserve to be compensated for your services and expenses incurred. Please contact us if you have any questions regarding the compensation rates as listed below for surrogate parents.

Surrogate Mother Service Fee, First Time – $40,000
$40,000 for your time & effort. $2,000 is sent to you each month from first ultra sound confirmation of a pregnancy until date of delivery. The balance of your fee is sent to you within 7 days of delivery.

Repeat Surrogate Mothers’ Service Fee – $50,000
Qualified Surrogate Carriers who have delivered a surrogate baby previously will be paid $50,000.

Monthly Expense Reimbursement 
You are reimbursed for your surrogacy related monthly expenses as listed on the expense chart and submitted with receipts. Expenses may include: all related travel costs, lodging and meal expenses for long distance appointments, lost wages when you are on physician prescribed restricted activity, toll phone calls, faxing, postage, childcare, non-prescription medications, and housekeeping as prescribed by your treating physician.

Maternity Clothing Allowance – $1,000

You are paid $1,000 14 weeks from embryo transfer to purchase maternity clothing.

Embryo Transfer – $1,000
$500 from the expense escrow is paid to you at start of injections. $500 is paid to you on the day of the transfer and is deducted from your service fee if you have a positive pregnancy. If you are not pregnant, the 2nd $500 is deducted from the expense escrow account.

Multiples – $5,000
If you experience a twin pregnancy, you are paid an additional $5,000 service fee. You are not allowed to carry triplets as it is a high risk pregnancy.

Invasive Procedure – $500
$500 or other negotiated amount paid from expense escrow if an Amniocentesis, CVS, termination, reduction or a D&C is prescribed by your O.B.

Cesarean Section – $2,500
$2,500 paid from expense escrow if your O.B. orders a Cesarean section.

Loss of Organ, Pregnancy – $2,000 – $6,000
Termination of pregnancy – $2,500
Surgery for ectopic pregnancy – $1,000
Loss of tube and /or ovary – $1,500
Hysterectomy (loss of uterus, maximum 90 days post-partum) – $6,000

Medical Insurance Premiums, Co-Pays, Deductibles – Paid in Full
The dollar amount paid will depend on the terms of your maternity care coverage policy.

 1 Year Term Life Insurance Policy – Valued at $250,000 or more – $300- $500
12 month term life insurance policy is purchased at ultra sound confirmation of your surrogate pregnancy.