Salary and Benefits | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

 Academic Year 2019-2020

PGY 1
PGY 2
PGY 3
PGY 4
PGY 5
PGY 6
$54,341.05
$55,569.54  
$57,324.32
$59,077.83
$60,831.34
$62,587.41


Additional benefits include:

  • Malpractice Coverage is $100,000 per incident and $300,00 annual aggregate
  • Group Health Insurance for residents and eligible dependents 
  • Dental Insurance for residents and eligible dependents
  • Vision Insurance for residents and eligible dependents
  • Worker's Compensation
  • Vacation is approved for not more than 15 working days for PGY levels 1 & 2 and not more than 20 working days for PGY 3 and above*
  • Sick Leave for up to 12 working days per year (and accumulates from year to year)
  • Family and Parental Leaves of Absence
  • Educational Leave
  • Military Leave not to exceed 15 working days per year

* Each program sets their own vacation guidelines, not to exceed the maximum.

Specific information pertaining to benefits is found in the House Staff Policies and Procedures.

Resident Salary History

Year

PGY 1

PGY 2

PGY 3

PGY 4

PGY 5

PGY 6

2017-2018 $49,729.76 $51,352.57 $52,974.19  $54,594.62 $56,215.07 $57,837.88
2016-2017 $48,754.67 $50,345.66 $51,935.48 $53,524.14 $55,112.81 $56,703.80
2015-2016 $48,754.67 $50,345.66 $51,935.48 $53,524.14 $55,112.81 $56,703.80
2014-2015 $48,754.67 $50,345.66 $51,935.48 $53,524.14 $55,112.81 $56,703.80
2013-2014 $47,334.63 $48,879.28 $50,422.80 $51,965.19 $53,507.58 $55,052.23