Compensation and Benefits

Salaries are paid on a bi-weekly basis. The salaries for the 2015-2016 academic year will be:

  • PGY-1: $55,842
  • PGY-2: $56,932
  • PGY-3: $58,042

The following is a list of benefits granted to all residents at no charge.




4 weeks of paid vacation per year

Professional Liability Insurance

Professional liability insurance is provided by Rochester General Hospital’s insurance program for activities required by the residency program.

Term Life Insurance

$10,000 employer paid coverage with option to purchase added coverage up to 4 times annual salary

Plan for Short-term Disability

Full salary is continued during off-the-job disability up to 26 weeks

Long-term Disability

Option to purchase 50-67% of pay coverage

Retirement Program

Option to enroll in tax deferred annuity plan.

Dental Plan

Option to purchase one of two plans available

Wellness Center

Free membership to state of the art Rochester Regional Health fitness center, including classes offered at the center.