Message From Dr. Scott Reeves

The Department of Anesthesia's “can-do” mentality along with all that our beautiful city has to offer creates a wonderful environment in which to train, work and live.

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Resident Benefits


Resident Benefits

Residents in the MUSC Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine receive the following benefits:

  • Base Salary: 
    • PGY-1:$61,010
    • PGY-2: $63,101
    • PGY-3: $65,351
    • PGY-4: $68,145
      • Residents are now eligbile for a hospital Performance Bonus of up to an additional 4% of salary. 
  • $100/month meal card allowance
  • Full health, dental, and disability insurance coverage 
    • Coverage for spouse and family is available as well
  • Department-issued iPhones for inter-department communication and education
  • CA1-3 years: $300 education resource allowance per year
  • USMLE Step 3/COMLEX 3 fee paid by department 
  • CA1-3 years: Travel allowance to a major conference 
    • CA-1: $1,000
    • CA-2/3: $1,500
  • Additional funding for a CA-3 Board Review Course ($500)
  • Yearly SC medical license paid by department 
  • ASA dues, ACLS, PALS, and In-Training exams are paid by the department
  • Parking garage monthly dues are paid by the department
  • Fitness Center membership is paid by department
  • Anesthesia Toolbox annual membership

*Updated April 2024