Internal Medicine Residency Program Salary and Benefits

Educational Allowance of $200.00 in the first year and $600.00 in the second and third years.

  • Could be used for books, journal subscriptions, medical software, travel to scientific/medical meetings, computer equipment for medical use and board examinations.

Educational Benefits

  • 5 days educational leave for CME, conferences and other approved activities
  • ACP membership for residents presenting a poster or vignette
  • Access to campus libraries
  • Internet access and e-mail
  • Medline searches, MD Consults, and many other online databases and journals anywhere via the web

Financial Benefits

  • Current PGY-1 annual stipend of $53,597 with increases each year
  • In-state University of Minnesota tuition rates for spouse and immediate family

Insurance & Tax Benefits

  • Health and dental insurance
  • $25,000 life insurance policy
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Malpractice insurance at each hospital
  • Pre-tax health care reimbursement
  • Pre-tax dependent care reimbursement

On the Job Benefits

  • Embroidered white coat
  • Lunches at Core Conferences
  • Parking at all sites during rotations and clinics
  • Meal allowance for on-call days
  • Child care centers at the U of MN and the VA

Off The Job Benefits

  • Four weeks vacation each year, five weeks for interns
  • Parental leave: maternity = 6 weeks, paternity = 2 weeks
  • Discounted theater, film, and sporting events tickets

For more detailed information please refer to the GME Stipend and Benefits page