Salary and Benefits

Salary

Below are the 2020-2021 salaries associated with each post graduate year (PGY) for Rush University Medical Center:

    PGY-1: $58,279
    PGY-2: $63,770
    PGY-3: $65,776
    PGY-4: $69,063

Benefits

  • Free covered garage parking at Rush University Medical Center.
  • Free individual health and dental insurance. Residents can add additional family members at a low cost.
  • Right of voluntary participation in the Medical Center’s Vision Plan
  • Free mental health care (psychotherapy and medication management)
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Short and long term disability
  • Paid maternal and parental leave
  • Annual bookstore stipend
  • Funding for presenting at national conferences
  • Funding to help cover board exam fees and board review materials
  • Free food for Wednesday didactics 
  • Food stipend for on call shifts
  • On-campus daycare
  • On-campus fitness center 

For more information regarding benefits for house staff, please visit:
Graduate Medical Education House Staff Benefits and Services website.