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

  • Shift and on-call meal stipend
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance (most at no cost for individual coverage)
  • Free parking garage access
  • 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
  • Access to the Rush Center for Clinical Wellness (counseling, life coaching, relaxation)

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

Rush University Medical Center salary (2023-2024)

  • PGY-1 $64,383
  • PGY-2 $68,611
  • PGY-3 $70,793