REQUIREMENTS AND COMPENSATION
Below you will find a list of the typical requirements set forth by the Reproductive Endocrinologists we use (the Fertility Doctor for this process.) If you have questions on any of the specific requirements, feel free to contact us. You will also find our compensation package listed at the bottom of this page.
Have at least one child who you are currently raising.
Between the ages of 21-43.
Must have had at least one uncomplicated pregnancy.
Body Mass Index under 32.
Must be a non-smoker and no history of drug abuse.
US citizens only (we cannot work with women from Michigan or Louisiana)
Criminal free background for you and your spouse if applicable.
No anti-depressant or anti-anxiety medication use in the last six months.
Must not be on any form of government financial assistance.
In most cases, travel may be required. (expenses will be covered for you)
$35,000 for first time surrogates and $42,000+ for experienced surrogates
$5,000 per additional fetus
$200 per month from contract signing until delivery
ADDITIONAL MONTHLY ALLOWANCE:
$200 per month for last trimester to be used for housekeeping, additional childcare for appointments, chiropractic care, etc.
MEDICATION START FEE:
$500 with start of Estrogen
EMBRYO TRANSFER FEE:
$1,000 per embryo transfer
MOCK CYCLE FEE:
$500 if requested by Reproductive Endocrinologist
INVASIVE PROCEDURE FEE:
$750 TO $1,500 based on procedure
$300 per week up to $1200 per month to cover childcare and housekeeping.
Based on paystubs. Payable for periods of bedrest and 6 to 8 weeks post-birth.
HEALTH INSURANCE AND LIFE INSURANCE PREMIUMS:
Paid on your behalf if an additional plan is needed
MATERNITY CLOTHING ALLOWANCE:
$500 for a singleton pregnancy and $750 for a multiples pregnancy
**Please note: This is not an inclusive list of all fees and compensation but rather the more common fees to be paid out. Please inquire for a more detailed list based on your individual situation.