Department of Medicine
Salary and Benefits
  • SALARIES (2016)
    • PGY-1  $51,017.85
    • PGY-2  $52,423.39
    • PGY-3  $54,109.85
  • 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

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

  • VACATION TIME & SICK LEAVE 
    • 3 weeks of paid vacation time per year.
    • 10 paid days of sick leave per year for injury or illness.
    • Sick leave can be carried over through academic years during residency.

  • MEALS, PARKING, & UNIFORMS
    • Monthly meal stipend for extended call at University Hospital and Veteran’s Hospital
    • Complimentary parking for all residents provided by University Hospital
    • White lab coats provided free of charge to incoming residents by University Hospital

  • 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.