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 TypeStandard Au PairAu Pair ProTutorCare Au PairRepeat Families
Application Fee$300$300$300$300
Program Fee$7,995$9,495$7,495$7,995
Total Program Fees$8,295$9,795$7,795$8,295
Available DiscountsApply Today and Save:
Application Fee -$300
Program fee -$200
Total Available Discount -$500
Apply Today and Save:
Application Fee -$300
Program fee -$200
Total Available Discount -$500
Application Fee -$300

Program fee -$200
Total Available Discount - $500

Application fee -$300

Program fee- $500

Total Available  Discount -$800

Total Program Fees with Available Discounts $7,795 $9,295 $7,295 $7,495
 Minimum Weekly Stipend Received by Au Pair $195.75 $265.00$146.81 $195.75

  • Host families  are required to pay au pairs a weekly stipend that is no less than the amount that is listed above
  • 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.

“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 or is a veteran. 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 will receive a $500 discount off your next au pair contract.

* The referral reward will be issued after the au pair is in the host family's home for 30 days.

Effective September 1, 2018.

Payment Plan Options

Payment TypeDue DateAmount
Matching FeeUpon Confirmation Match$3,995.00
Arrival Fee28 Days Before Au Pair's Arrival$3,800.00
 Total Due:
Payment TypeDue DateAmount
Matching FeeUpon Confirmed Match$3,995.00
Payment #1*Due 28 days before arrival$1,000.00
Payment #2Due upon arrival$760.00
Payment #3Due 1 months later$760.00
Payment #4Due 2 months later$760.00
Payment #5Due 3 months later$760.00
 *includes processing fee of $240Total Payment$8,035.00