Promotions and Discounts

You are eligible for a discount on your program fees if you fit in any of the categories listed below:

1.

"Thanks for Switching to CHI"

Switch to CHI from any other US based Au Pair program and accept a CHI Au Pair within six months of your previous Au Pair and receive an application fee waiver ($300) and an additional $300 off your program fees.

2.

Family-Arranged Au Pair Placement

Independently locate an Au Pair for yourself. Your family as well as your Au Pair must meet all program requirements. Receive an application fee waiver ($300) and an additional $300 off your program fees.

3.

Discount to Military Families

Families where one or both parents are active service members in the military can receive an application waiver ($300) and an additional $300 application fee waived.

4.

Discount to Families with Multiples

Families who are expecting or currently have multiples can receive an application waiver ($300) and a $300 discount off the program fee.

5.

Discount for returning CHI Au Pair Families

Families, who have successfully completed one full year with CHI Au Pair program and within six months of completion, accept another NEW CHI Au Pair will automatically receive an application fee waiver ($300) and $300 off your program fee.

6.

Referral Bonus

Refer new host families to CHI Au Pair and when they match you receive a $300 bonus!

Host Family New Years Promotion! - January and February Arrivals

Use promo code: NEWYEARS2017

$300 application fee waived

$600 off the initial placement fee

If none of the above discounts apply to your family, you can claim our promotion of $300 application fee waiver. Just enter the Promo Code PROMO2016 when you complete the Payment Authorization and the application fee will be waived!

*All discounts apply only to 12 month placements with out of the country Au Pairs

Traditional Au Pair program pricing

This is a great program for families seeking full-time, live-in childcare. Traditional Au Pairs may work up to 45 hours a week.

Basic Program Fee Payment Due Amount
Host family Application Fee Due upon registering $300.00 Waived
Initial Placement Fee Due upon confirmation of placement $3,800.00
*Infant care surcharge
Applies Only to Families With Infants
Due upon confirmation of placement $500.00
Department of Homeland Security Fee Due upon confirmation of placement $35.00
Placement Balance Fee Due the 1st of upcoming month or 15th of current month, following Au Pair Arrival** $3,765.00
TOTAL ANNUAL PROGRAM FEES: $7,900 – $300 HOST FAMILY SAVINGS $7,600.00
*Infant Care Au Pair Placements Total Annual Program Fee: $8,400 – $300 HOST FAMILY SAVINGS $8,100.00

** If Au Pair arrives between the 2nd-15th, the Placement Balance Fee will be processed on the 15th of current month. If Au Pair arrives between the 16th –last day of month, the Placement Balance Fee will be processed on the 1st of upcoming month. If the Au Pair arrives on the 1st, the Placement Balance Fee will be processed on that day(1st).

** If the 1st or 15th falls on a Saturday, Sunday or Holiday, the Placement Balance fee will be processed on the following business day.

Basic Program Fee Payment Due Amount
Host family Application Fee Due upon registering $300.00 Waived
Initial Placement Fee Due upon confirmation of placement $3,600.00
*Infant care surcharge
Applies Only to Families With Infants
Due upon confirmation of placement $500.00 *Applies to Families With Infants
Department of Homeland Security Fee Due upon confirmation of placement $35.00
Installment 1 Due 2 Months After Au Pair Arrival in the US – on 15th** $1,050.00
Installment 2 Due 3 Months After Au Pair Arrival in the US – on 15th** $1,050.00
Installment 3 Due 4 Months After Au Pair Arrival in the US – on 15th** $1,050.00
Installment 4 Due 6 Months After Au Pair Arrival in the US – on 15th** $1,050.00
TOTAL ANNUAL PROGRAM FEES: $8135 – $300 HOST FAMILY SAVINGS $7,835.00
*Infant Care Au Pair Placements Total Annual Program Fee: $8635 – $300 HOST FAMILY SAVINGS $8,335.00

** Installments will be processed on the 15th that follows the Au Pair arrival date and full month mark for each corresponding installment.

** If the 15th falls on a Saturday, Sunday or Holiday, the Installments will be processed on the following business day.

PAYMENT PLAN 2: This payment option includes a $235.00 administrative fee (included in the payment schedule above) and is payable by credit card only.

Basic Program Fee Payment Due Amount
Host family Application Fee Due upon registering $300.00 Waived
Initial Placement Fee Due upon confirmation of placement $1,850.00
*Infant care surcharge
Applies Only to Families With Infants
Due upon confirmation of placement $500.00 *Applies to Families With Infants
Department of Homeland Security Fee Due upon confirmation of placement $35.00
Placement Balance Fee Due The 1st of upcoming month or 15th of current month, following Au Pair Arrival** $1,850.00
Installment 1 Due 2 Months After Au Pair Arrival in the US – on 15th** $1,050.00
Installment 2 Due 3 Months After Au Pair Arrival in the US – on 15th** $1,050.00
Installment 3 Due 4 Months After Au Pair Arrival in the US – on 15th** $1,050.00
Installment 4 Due 6 Months After Au Pair Arrival in the US – on 15th** $1,050.00
TOTAL ANNUAL PROGRAM FEES: $8235 – $300 HOST FAMILY SAVINGS $7,935.00
*Infant Care Au Pair Placements Total Annual Program Fee: $8735 – $300 HOST FAMILY SAVINGS $8,435.00

** If Au Pair arrives between the 2nd-15th, the Placement Balance Fee will be processed on the 15th of current month. If Au Pair arrives between the 16th –last day of month, the Placement Balance Fee will be processed on the 1st of upcoming month. If the Au Pair arrives on the 1st, the Placement Balance Fee will be processed on that day(1st).

** Installments will be processed on the 15th that follows the Au Pair arrival date and full month mark for each corresponding installment.

** If the 1st or 15th falls on a Saturday, Sunday or Holiday, the Placement Balance fee will be processed on the following business day.

PAYMENT PLAN 3: This payment option includes a $335.00 administrative fee (included in the payment schedule above) and is payable by credit card only.

Basic Program Fee Payment Due Amount
Host family Application Fee Due upon registering $300.00 Waived
Initial Placement Fee Due upon confirmation of placement $1,800.00
*Infant care surcharge
Applies Only to Families With Infants
Due upon confirmation of placement $500.00 *Applies to Families With Infants
Department of Homeland Security Fee Due upon confirmation of placement $35.00
Placement Balance Fee Due The 1st of upcoming month or 15th of current month, following Au Pair Arrival** $1,800.00
Installment 1 Due 1 Months After Au Pair Arrival in the US – on 15th** $550.00
Installment 2 Due 2 Months After Au Pair Arrival in the US – on 15th** $550.00
Installment 3 Due 3 Months After Au Pair Arrival in the US – on 15th** $550.00
Installment 4 Due 4 Months After Au Pair Arrival in the US – on 15th** $550.00
Installment 5 Due 6 Months After Au Pair Arrival in the US – on 15th** $550.00
Installment 6 Due 7 Months After Au Pair Arrival in the US – on 15th** $550.00
Installment 7 Due 8 Months After Au Pair Arrival in the US – on 15th** $550.00
Installment 8 Due 9 Months After Au Pair Arrival in the US – on 15th** $550.00
TOTAL ANNUAL PROGRAM FEES: $8335 – $300 HOST FAMILY SAVINGS $8,035.00
*Infant Care Au Pair Placements Total Annual Program Fee: $8835 – $300 HOST FAMILY SAVINGS $8,535.00

** If Au Pair arrives between the 2nd-15th, the Placement Balance Fee will be processed on the 15th of current month. If Au Pair arrives between the 16th –last day of month, the Placement Balance Fee will be processed on the 1st of upcoming month. If the Au Pair arrives on the 1st, the Placement Balance Fee will be processed on that day(1st).

** Installments will be processed on the 15th that follows the Au Pair arrival date and full month mark for each corresponding installment.

** If the 1st or 15th falls on a Saturday, Sunday or Holiday, the Placement Balance fee will be processed on the following business day.

PAYMENT PLAN 4: This payment option includes a $435.00 administrative fee (included in the payment schedule above) and is payable by credit card only.

Program Fees include

  • Pre-screened au pair profiles for your review and selection
  • J-1 visa documentation
  • International airfare
  • 12 months of medical insurance
  • Au pair orientation and childcare safety training
  • Host family orientation
  • Program support
  • Supervision and assistance

Additional costs

In addition to the program fees, additional costs include:

  • Weekly stipend of $195.75 (The Au Pair stipend is the term used for the wages paid to an Au Pair by the host family. The stipend is set and regulated by the U.S. Department of State in conformance with federal minimum wage law and adjustments)
  • Educational component tuition of up to $500
  • Automobile insurance coverage
  • Private room and board

Do you have questions about our pricing or payment plans?

Contact customer care

Educare pricing

For families with school-aged children who require childcare before and after school, the EduCare Au Pair program is an attractively cost effective choice. EduCare au pairs may work up to 30 hours a week.

Basic Program Fee Payment Due Amount
Application Fee due with application $100.00
Initial Placement Fee due upon matching $3,309.00
Department of Homeland Security Fee due upon matching $35.00
Placement Balance Fee 30-days prior to au pair’s arrival $3,298.00
TOTAL PROGRAM FEES $6,742.00
Basic Program Fee Payment Due Amount
Application Fee due with application $100.00
Initial Placement Fee due upon matching $3,309.00
Department of Homeland Security Fee due upon matching $35.00
Installment 1 due 2 months after au pair’s arrival $882.00
Installment 2 due 3 months after au pair’s arrival $882.00
Installment 3 due 4 months after au pair’s arrival $882.00
Installment 4 due 6 months after au pair’s arrival $882.00
TOTAL PROGRAM FEES $6,972.00

PAYMENT PLAN 2: This payment option includes a $ 230.00 administrative fee and is payable by credit card only.

Basic Program Fee Payment Due Amount
Application Fee due with application $100.00
Initial Placement Fee due upon matching $1,700.00
Department of Homeland Security Fee due upon matching $35.00
Placement Balance Fee due upon au pair’s arrival $1659.00
Installment 1 due 2 months after au pair’s arrival $882.00
Installment 2 due 3 months after au pair’s arrival $882.00
Installment 3 due 4 months after au pair’s arrival $882.00
Installment 4 due 6 months after au pair’s arrival $882.00
TOTAL PROGRAM FEES $7,072.00

PAYMENT PLAN 3: This payment option includes a $330.00 administrative fee and is payable by credit card only.

Basic Program Fee Payment Due Amount
Application Fee due with application $100.00
Initial Placement Fee due upon matching $1700.00
Department of Homeland Security Fee due upon matching $35.00
Placement Balance Fee due upon au pair’s arrival $1609.00
Installment 1 due 1 months after au pair’s arrival $465.00
Installment 2 due 2 months after au pair’s arrival $465.00
Installment 3 due 3 months after au pair’s arrival $465.00
Installment 4 due 4 months after au pair’s arrival $465.00
Installment 5 due 5 months after au pair’s arrival $465.00
Installment 6 due 6 months after au pair’s arrival $465.00
Installment 7 due 7 months after au pair’s arrival $465.00
Installment 8 due 8 months after au pair’s arrival $465.00
TOTAL PROGRAM FEES $7,164.00

PAYMENT PLAN 4: This payment option includes a $ 422.00 administrative fee and is payable by credit card only.

Program Fees include

  • Pre-screened au pair profiles for your review and selection
  • J-1 visa documentation
  • International airfare
  • 12 months of medical insurance
  • Au pair orientation and childcare safety training
  • Host family orientation
  • Program support
  • Supervision and assistance

Additional costs

In addition to the program fees additional costs required by the US Department of State and CHI Au Pair include the au pair's:

  • Weekly stipend of $146.81 (The Au Pair stipend is the term used for the wages paid to an Au Pair by the host family. The stipend is set and regulated by the U.S. Department of State in conformance with federal minimum wage law and adjustments)
  • Educational component tuition of up to $1,000
  • Automobile insurance coverage
  • Private room and board

Do you have questions about our educare pricing or payment plans?

Contact CHI

Program Extension Pricing

Full Fee Option

Extension Program Fee Payment Due Amount
Full Extension Fee Total due in full prior to processing Au Pair’s extension $5,900.00

Payment Plan Option (includes $200 credit card administrative fee)

Extension Program Fee Payment Due Amount
Down Payment Due prior to processing Au Pair’s extension $1,600.00
Down Payment Balance Due upon start of extension program $1,200.00
1st Installment Due 2 months after start of extension program $825.00
2nd Installment Due 3 months after start of extension program $825.00
3rd Installment Due 4 months after start of extension program $825.00
4th Installment Due 6 months after start of extension program $825.00

Full Fee Option

Extension Program Fee Payment Due Amount
Full Extension Fee Total due in full prior to processing Au Pair’s extension $4,450.00

Payment Plan Option (includes $150 credit card administrative fee)

Extension Program Fee Payment Due Amount
Down Payment Due prior to processing Au Pair’s extension $2,100.00
Down Payment Balance Due upon start of extension program $1,250.00
Remaining Balance Due 2 months after start of the extension program $1,250.00

Full Fee Option

Extension Program Fee Payment Due Amount
Full Extension Fee Total due in full prior to processing Au Pair’s extension $2,950.00

Payment Plan Option (includes $100 credit card administrative fee)

Extension Program Fee Payment Due Amount
Down Payment Due prior to processing Au Pair’s extension $1,525.00
Down Payment Balance Due upon start of extension program $1,525.00

Do you have questions about our extension pricing options?

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