Rush offers a competitive benefit package for residents, including the following:

  • Shift and on-call meal vouchers (depending on shift/call type)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance (most at no cost for individual coverage)
  • Free parking garage access
  • Flexible Wellness Allowance ($350 annually) for Rush Bookstore, Fitness Center, or supplemental Meal Card Deposit
  • Funding for educational meetings (up to $1,000 annually)
  • Funding for presentation of research at regional/national meetings (subject to application and approval)
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Short- and long-term disability
  • Basic life insurance

You can find more information on benefits and resources for residents in the Graduate Medical Education area.

Rush University Medical Center salary (2016-2017)

  • PGY-1 $58,279
  • PGY-2 $61,913
  • PGY-3 $63,860