Salary & Benefits

Summary of House Staff Benefits for 2021-2022



Resident Physician I $67,291.33/annually

Resident Physician II $74,574.24/annually

Resident Physician III $77,717.12/annually

Resident Physician IV $81,851.74/annually


Extra pay for working holidays

Sign on bonus $2,250

Annual $3,175 housing stipend

Annual $500 educational stipend

Professional expenses reimbursement for educational materials, laptops, etc. $1,700 / year

Bilingual pay 

DEA License reimbursement (once during residency)

CA Postgraduate Training License (PTL) reimbursement 

USMLE Step 3 or COMLEX 3 Testing reimbursement

Four calendar weeks of vacation per year

Medical / Dental / Vision Health plans provided

Disability Insurance 

CA Malpractice Insurance

Deferred Compensation Plan with employer matching

Holiday pay

Meals on duty

Lab coats and scrubs

24-hour library access; online and in-person access to UCSF library

House Staff Lounge