Salary and Benefits

The health and well-being of our residents is important to us. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and perks to keep you and your family happy and healthy.

SALARY (2021-2022)

Resident stipends for the academic year of 2020-2021 are as follows:

  • R1: $57,000
  • R2: $59,000
  • R3: $61,000
  • R3/Chief: $63,000
  • R4/Fellow: $64,000

BENEFITS

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
  • Five additional days per year available for conference attendance
  • $700 (R1)/$1,200 (R2/R3) 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

Outside employment is permissible with the consent of the program director. Presently, there is opportunity for third-year residents to moonlight in local emergency rooms and after-hours clinics. Residents must first obtain an Illinois permanent license.

GET IN TOUCH

University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford
Family Medicine Residency Program
1221 East State Street
Rockford, IL 61104
Phone: (815) 972-1037
Fax: (815) 972-1092
[email protected]