Salary and Benefits

Salary (2020-2021)

Fellows stipends for the academic year of 2020-2021 are as follows: $64,000


Education Benefits

  • Free access to UptoDate, MD Consult and all University of Illinois library resources
  • Paid certification courses in Advance Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO), Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) and ACLS
  • $1,200 CME funding per year available for conference attendance, medical books or software
  • Access to UIC library website for journal articles, and textbooks as well as borrowing privileges

Personal Health and Wellness

  • Meals provided in hospital when on duty including vegetarian options
  • Membership at the YMCA for resident
  • Family leave
  • Twenty-one days of paid time off per year
  • Annual resident retreat
  • Access to Glenn Netto Health and Wellness Center on the UIC Health Sciences Campus-Rockford

Physician Benefits

  • Laptop
  • Lab coats and laundry service
  • Professional liability insurance coverage related to residency program duties
  • Night float call system
  • Hospital call rooms provided
  • Possible opportunities to moon light (with certain restrictions)

Family Benefits

  • Relocation allowance up to $1,500 (R1)
  • Life insurance – 1x salary, with option to purchase additional term life coverage for
    spouse and children
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Tax-deferred voluntary savings plan
  • Subsidized on-site child care