Babysitter Rates & Booking Fees
Babysitter & Nanny Rates:
- $15 to $25 per hour. Families, please pay your babysitters their hourly rates directly.
SmartSitting Booking Fees:
- Pay-as-you-go option: 20% service fee based on the babysitter’s hourly rate.
- Up-front payment option: 15% of the babysitter’s gross annual compensation based on 52 weeks.
- All booking fees are paid directly to SmartSitting.
- Babysitters have a 3-hour minimum per day.
- There is a $25 minimum booking fee per active month.
- Requests made with less than 24 hours notice incur a $25 last minute fee.
- Cancellations made with less than 24 hours notice will be billed the babysitter’s 3-hour minimum and a $25 processing fee.
- Booking fees do not include babysitter’s hourly rate.
To start a search, please complete our Family Application.