Department of Medicine
Salary and Benefits
  • SALARIES (2012-2013)
    • PGY-1  $48,075.26
    • PGY-2  $49,399.73
    • PGY-3  $50,988.92

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  • MAJOR BENEFITS
    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Disability Insurance
    • Professional Liability Insurance

  • PERMIT
    • TMB PIT Permit application fee reimbursed

  • VACATION
    • Interns receive 2 weeks of paid leave per year.
    • Residents receive 3 weeks of paid leave per year.

  • ANNUAL BOOK ALLOWANCE
    • $200 per year for each resident to purchase educational and study materials

  • MEALS, PARKING, & UNIFORMS
    • Free parking is available immediately adjacent to hospital
    • White lab coats and laundering are provided at no cost to the residents
    • Meal cards provided to all housestaff (on wards and units) with a 'magic fridge' is available when the cafeterias are closed.

  • SICK LEAVE
    • Full salary is paid for 10 days per year for injury or illness.

  • MATERNITY or PATERNITY LEAVE
    • Although not a separate leave category, female residents may use a combination of sick leave, vacation time and disability leave to cover six weeks of post-partum leave. A male resident may use a combination of paternity leave and annual leave to help care for his new family.