Salary (2024-2025)

Resident stipends for the academic year of 2023-2024 are as follows:

PGY1: $63,846
PGY2: $66,094
PGY3: $68,347
Chief Resident: $69,347

Other Benefits Include:

  • Relocation allowance of up to $1,500 (PGY1 and PGY2)
  • Use of laptop computer during residency
  • Meal stipend provided when on duty in the hospital
  • Life insurance-1x salary, with option to purchase additional term life coverage for spouse and children
  • Health, dental and vision insurance plans are available
  • Tax-deferred voluntary savings plan
  • Family leave
  • Professional liability insurance coverage related to residency program duties
  • Paid certification courses in NRP, PALS and ACLS
  • Twenty-one days of paid time off per year
  • Five additional days per year available for conference attendance
  • CME funding available for conference attendance, medical books or software (PGY1 – $700, PGY2 and PGY3 – $1200)
  • $500 Wellness Stipend each year
  • Free access to Up to Date, MD Consult, First Consult and all University of Illinois library resources
  • Annual retreat
  • Hospital call rooms provided
  • Opportunity for certificate in public health