What is the cost of surrogacy? If you want to get a baby via a surrogate, you will need to have an answer to this question. The cost of surrogacy can vary widely based on a number of factors including whether you need the assistance of an egg donor, your surrogate’s expenses, whether you are expecting twins, and the medical circumstances that occur throughout the pregnancy. Surrogacy costs vary from one agency to the other regarding how numbers are presented and what the fees are from the various service providers. How much does it cost to do surrogacy? You need to know that you will have your agency fee and your surrogate-related fees.
The current average surrogacy fee that is known nationwide is about $30,000.If you are comping your surrogate, that will cost you between $50,000 and $60,000 which will get you to about $70,000 plus incidentals. You will spend about $100,000 plus or minus another $10,000 or $15,000 depending on the exact agency fee and surrogate compensation.
You will get a surrogacy agency advertising that the entire process will cost you between $100,000 and $120,000. However, that does not include the fertility center fees, an egg donor, legal expenses, escrow funding, or extra insurance. Those expenses do have their package. They are referred to as additional third party costs. The legal expenses will include the gestational surrogacy agreement between you and your surrogate and her representation.