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

  • Shift and on-call meal vouchers ($9-$18, depending on shift/call type)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance (most at no cost for individual coverage)
  • Free parking garage access
  • Bookstore credit ($300 annually)
  • 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 $53,334
  • PGY-2 $56,659
  • PGY-3 $58,441