Program Costs:

Hosting an au pair can be a cost saving solution compared to other childcare options and benefit your family on many levels. Agent Au Pair provides a great opportunity that gives families an affordable solution without sacrificing the high-quality in-home childcare they desire.  Agent Au Pair provides the best option for families wish to host an au pair.

Program Options:  We offer several au pair program options.  Please see our program options page for further details.

Current Discounts: Save $500 - Apply Today!  We will waive the $300 Application Fee and provide a $200 Program Fee discount to new Host Families.

Program fee includes:

  • Trans-Atlantic airfare
  • Recruiting, screening and preparation of the au pair in the home country
  • Health insurance
  • Child development and safety training at the Au Pair Training School
  • Documents to obtain the J-1 Visa
  • Host family and au pair Orientations
  • Au pair monthly meetings
  • Year-long program support
  • Commitment of a one-year program

Program Fees

Fee Type Standard Au Pair Au Pair Pro Repeat Families
Application Fee $300 $300 $300
Program Fee $7,995 $9,495 $7,995
Total Program Fees $8,295 $9,795 $8,295
Available Discounts Apply Today and Save:
Application Fee -$300
Program fee -$200
Total Discount -$500
Apply Today and Save:
Application Fee -$300
Program fee -$200
Total Discount -$500
Application fee -$300
Program fee-$500 Total Discount -$800
Total Program Fees with Available Discounts  $7,795  $9,295  $7,495
 Weekly Stipend Received by Au Pair  $195.75  $265.00  $195.75

  • Host Families are responsible for the cost of their au pair's transportation from the Au Pair Training School in Connecticut to their home.
  • Host Families are also responsible for the US Department of State $500 educational requirement contribution.

Available Discounts

Repeat Host Families who have completed one full year as a client will receive a $800 discount off their next annual contract.  Discount includes a $300 Application Fee waiver plus $500 off the Program Fee.*

Repeat Host Families Extending with their Current Au Pair will receive an additional discount.  Contact us to learn more.

Pre-Match or Direct Placement is when a host family has found the au pair they would like to host themselves.  We offer a Pre-Match Discount of $350 off the Program Fee.  To qualify, the au pair must meet all US Department of State and Agent Au Pair program requirements.*

“Thanks for Switching” Discount: Host families who switch from another designated agency receive a $650 discount which includes an $300 Application Fee waiver and $350 off the Program Fee.  A copy of the canceled check or paid invoice may be required for proof of payment (an application fee with another agency does not qualify).*

* Maximum discount of $650 for all New Families.
* Maximum discount of $800 for all Repeat Families

Military Discount: Agent Au Pair offers a $1000 discount to new host families who have at least one parent serving in the military. Military families sacrifice so much, this is our way of giving back and thanking them for their service. We are proud to support our families who serve our country!

Effective Veteran's Day, November 11, 2017.

Host Family Referrals: When you are a current host family and you refer a family who welcomes an au pair in their home, you receive a cash check for $500 credit on a current or future invoice.*

Payment Plan Options

Payment Type Due Date Amount
Matching Fee Upon Confirmation Match $3,995.00
Arrival Fee 28 Days Before Au Pair's Arrival $3,800.00
  Total Due:
$7,795.00
Payment Type Due Date Amount
Matching Fee Upon Confirmed Match $3,995.00
Payment #1* Due 28 days before arrival $1,000.00
Payment #2 Due upon arrival $760.00
Payment #3 Due 1 months later $760.00
Payment #4 Due 2 months later $760.00
Payment #5 Due 3 months later $760.00
 *includes processing fee of $240 Total Payment $8,035.00