Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Salary and Benefits

Intern and Resident Benefits:

  • Receive four weeks of vacation per year, plus one holiday off per year.
  • Salaries for 2017-2018: 1st year $61,384; 2nd year - $64,505; 3rd year - $67,000; 4th year- $70,000. A variety of health insurance plans are offered which cover both residents and their immediate family (spouse and unmarried dependent children up to 26 years of age); costs vary depending on plan selections.
  • Parking heavily subsidized by the hospital.
  • Uniforms, laundry service for coats, professional liability insurance, long term disability and life insurance are all provided for the house staff.
  • The hospital offers a variety of benefits that residents may purchase based on their individual needs such as additional life insurance, dependent care accounts, etc.
  • Our Apartment Guarantee Program will eliminate the requirement for last-month and security deposits for most Boston-area landlords.
  • An interest-free loan is available to qualifying trainees through the Christian-Weiss Loan Program.
  • Hold appointments as clinical fellows at Harvard Medical School.

Additional funds and travel scholarships are available to Med-Peds residents – please contact the residency program for additional information.

For information on the 2016-2017 BWH contract and benefits, please visit the GME website.


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