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Salary and Benefits for Residents and Fellows

Residents and Fellows Salaries

Academic Year 2015 - 2016

Graduate Level 1                     $57,900

Graduate Level 2                     $60,200

Graduate Level 3                     $63,000

Graduate Level 4                     $65,700

Graduate Level 5                     $68,600

Graduate Level 6                     $71,500

Graduate Level 7                     $74,300

Graduate Level 8                     $77,300

Residents and Fellows Benefits

Financial Incentives

  • Paid time off, including four weeks paid vacation, 12 days for personal illness
  • Meal support
  • Free white coats and laundry service
  • Free parking and shuttle service
  • Retirement contribution account
  • 403(b) retirement plans
  • Professional liability insurance, including "tail coverage"

Health and Wellness

  • Health, prescription, dental, and vision insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account or Health Savings Account for eligible health care expenditures
  • $150 fitness/weight management reimbursement
  • Term life and accidental death & dismemberment insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Wellness program and fitness center

Professional Development

  • Tufts University School of Medicine academic appointment
  • Fee for a limited state medical license
  • Tuition assistance of up to $1,500/year
  • Professional meeting leave not deducted from vacation time
  • Spanish language training

Support Services

  • Flexible Spending Account or Health Savings Account for eligible dependent care expenses
  • Employment assistance for spouses/partners
  • Reimbursement for adoption services
  • Group legal service plan
  • Work-life programs
> Download the Graduate Medical Education Salary and Benefits pdf for full details.