Salary & Benefits

Effective July 1, 2021

Resident Salary

Residents are paid according to their level of training.

  • PGY1 - $61,955
  • PGY2 - $64,425
  • PGY3 - $66,950
  • PGY4 - $69,300
  • PGY5 - $71,585

Benefits

  • Educational Stipend: $1,000. The educational stipend may be used towards study materials, books, journals, COMLEX3; MKSAP; Board Travel; professional memberships; board exam while in training.
  • Paid Time-Off: 20 days
  • Memberships: GME pays/reimburses for one program specific membership determined by the program director.
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Health Insurance: Coverage as provided in the UH hospital specific Employee Benefit Plan (bi-weekly premiums).
  • Lab Coats: Two (2) lab coats provided with embroidery
  • Laundry: Lab coats and hospital scrubs are sent out for laundering by the hospital.
  • BLS, ACLS. ATLS, PALS: UH RQI Only
  • Professional Liability Insurance: Provided by UHCC. Coverage is limited to activities within the parameters of the training program.
  • Board Review Course: Cost of registration reimbursed by GME one time during your residency. May use stipend for Travel per UH Travel policy.
  • Training Certificate: Training Certificate expense will be reimbursed.
  • Research Project Presentation: If you are selected for a poster or paper presentation and, subject to the approval of the Program Director and DIO, the Resident will be reimbursed for up to $1,000 for the registration & travel subject to the UH policies for reimbursable travel & expense.
  • Parking: Free on-site (rotations may charge)
  • On-call Meal Allowance: Subject to the program’s on-call schedule
  • Resident Wellness: All residents have access to University Hospitals Employee Wellness Program and Employee Assistance Program.