Salary (2018-2019)

Resident stipends for the academic year of 2018-2019 are as follows:
R1 $53,307
R2 $55,000
R3 $57,000
Chief Resident $59,000

Other benefits include:
• Relocation allowance up to $1,500 (R1)
• Laptop
• Free access to UptoDate, MD Consult and all University of Illinois library resources
• Meals provided when on duty in the hospital
• Lab coats and laundry service
• 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
• Membership at the YMCA for resident
• Subsidized on-site child care
• Family leave
• Professional liability insurance coverage related to residency program duties
• Paid certification courses in ALSO, NRP, and ACLS
• Twenty-one days of paid time off per year
• 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
• Medical library with free photocopy privileges
• Annual retreat
• Night float call system
• Hospital call rooms provided
• Opportunity for a Masters in Public Health certificate
• Access to Glenn Netto Health and Wellness Center
• Access to the UIC Health Sciences Campus-Rockford
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.