Department of Medicine
Salary and Benefits
  • SALARIES (2016)
    • PGY-1  $50,017.50
    • PGY-2  $51,395.48
    • PGY-3  $53,048.87


    • San Antonio has a favorable cost of living. Click here to equate these salaries to other cities with different costs of living.

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

  • PERMIT
    • TMB PIT Permit application fee reimbursed

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

  • ACADEMIC 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 or extended leave, residents may use a combination of sick leave, and vacation time for maternity, paternity, or other extended leave.