Salary and Benefits

UCSF provides a competitive package of salary and health benefits to its postgraduate trainees. In 2017-18, the annual salary for entering trainees at the PGY2 level is $57,408 and PGY4 level is $62,018, with an additional $1,008.33/month in housing allowance for all residents.

Other benefits include:

  • Health insurance for the trainee, their spouse/domestic partner, and eligible dependents;

  • Dental and vision plans;
  • Life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment, and long-term disability insurance;
  • Full access to the UCSF Library and its electronic resources;
  • Financial support for attending conferences and other events.

More information about the health benefits package, diversity programs and living in the Bay Area is available at: Graduate Medical Education site.