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Salary and Benefits

The salary scale for AY 2020-2021 (July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021) is listed below:
  • Resident Physician I: $60,719
  • Resident Physician II: $62,731
  • Resident Physician III: $65,196
  • Resident Physician IV: $67,769

Residents are paid on the 1st of each month. All housestaff are represented by the San Diego Housestaff Association. All trainees receive four weeks paid vacation during each academic year. Additionally, all residents receive an annual, one-time, stipend in the amount of ~$6,000 split between October and February. The annual stipend may vary at any time.

The department awards each OB/GYN resident a total of $1,000 toward their education stipend to last all four years of training. Additional funding and support will be determined on a case-by-case basis.

Additional information regarding housestaff benefits (e.g. medical, dental, vision, etc.) can be found at the Office of Graduate Medical Education.