Salary and Benefits


UTHealth provides a very competitive salary and benefits package.  The resident salary is equivalent to that of other medical residents at UTHealth, starting at the PL-2 level (e.g. $68,044.00 for 2023-2024) and progressing to PL-3 and PL-4 at the beginning of subsequent academic years.

Benefits include health and life insurance, sick and vacation leave, textbook, and annual travel allowances. Dental, vision and disability insurance are available for purchase.

Our team prioritizes the health and well-being of all its members and commits to a work-life balance.

For more information, please contact the program manager, Marlene Ramirez, at