Rates and Fees

Consider us the “Uber” of babysitting services. Once you sign-up with us and provide a credit card number; we will, at the conclusion of a babysitting shift, charge your card, and a receipt of services is sent via email to you. You no longer have to stop and get cash or write a check for babysitting. At the conclusion or a year an end of year statement of what families have spent through us for childcare for tax purposes is given upon request and a small fee is paid.

We also pay each and every babysitter the average hourly rate based on rates in the Denver area, and exactly the hourly rate you’re charged.

One Time Set-up and Application Fee:

$99.99 is charged for fees associated for onboarding new families into our database and systems that keep everyone connected to each other. This fee is NEVER charged again. For visiting families this application and agency fee is waived but hourly rates are $25 an hour for 1 to 2 children, $27 an hour for 3-4, etc.

Hourly Rate for Babysitters*:                                                                  


1-2 children $15.00 per hour

3-4 children $17.00 per hour

5-6 children $19.00 per hour

Overnight, weekend rates are different call for rates: 303-323-9886

Agency Fee:

Daily agency fee of $19.99 this covers overhead the agency acquires for behind the scenes costs, services, and conveniences provided to our clients.

Agency discounts applied of $3.00/day when a client utilizes service 4 or more days in a week (a week is Sunday-Saturday a billing cycle). 

Permanent Placement:

We do provide permanent placement, and charge 10% of estimated yearly salary of nanny (based on salary no less than $15.00/hr). Monthly payment options are available if you would like to hire someone permanently.

Other Pricing:

Transportation $10 (this is not hourly)

Driving children to activities after school besides home will be an additional charge of $10 plus the regular hourly rate (limited to 2 activities then an additional $10 will be charged) When driving children to multiple locations for school or picking them up at multiple locations $10 charge will be applied, and if school locations are more than 5 miles from your home.

Household laundry $15

This includes washing, folding, and putting away it does not include ironing and only the children’s laundry

Meal Prep $7

This price is for the average family of 4 (including the parents) an additional $1 will be charged for each additional person. This doesn’t apply to daytime meals for the children who are being babysat during the day

Clean up of dishes left from a previous day $20

Babysitters In a Pinch and our babysitters are not responsible for the cleanliness of your home when it doesn’t apply to the well being of your children

End of year statements for taxes $30

Beginning year 2018 end of year statements for childcare expenses a charge of $30 will be assessed for every end of year statement request. These statements have been free of charge in the past

For families that utilize the service for date nights and the as needed basis such as appointments, etc you qualify for 1 hour of free babysitting after every 10 visits when scheduling through our app: Babysitters In a Pinch.