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Child Neurology Residency Salary and Benefits


Resident stipends for July 2018 - June 2019 (revised annually): 

PGY-1  $51,998

PGY-2  $53,658

PGY-3  $55,334

PGY-4  $57,840

PGY-5  $60,141

PGY-6  $63,133

PGY-7  $67,149

PGY-8  $70,896


Trainees receive three weeks of vacation per year, as well as seven days of educational leave for purposes of attending scientific or medical meetings (educational leave must be approved by the Program Director).

GME Institutional Benefits

GME Handbook

Residents are offered a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental, life, long term disability, and long term care insurance. In addition, residents are eligible to participate in one of the two retirement plans offered by the SC Retirement Systems. Details are available on the GME Office website (see link above).

Additional Institutional and Departmental Benefits

  • Annual medical licensing fees paid

  • Membership to the American Academy of Neurology and Child Neurology Society paid

  • Monthly food allowance ($50/month plus $15 per 24-hour call)

  • Free membership to the Student Wellness Center (fitness center/gym)

  • Complimentary lab coats and laundry service

  • Specified textbooks are provided

  • Travel funds for one national meeting between PGY-3 and PGY-5 years.  Additional funds may be provided at the Chair’s discretion if the resident is to present at a conference.