Salary & Benefits
The following stipend schedule for each level of training has been approved for the housestaff year 2016 - 2017:
|Level of Training||Stipend||Job Class||Step|
Three weeks (15 working days) of vacation.
Choice of health insurance plans, including hospitalization coverage - premium costs are shared between the Hospital and the house officer for health coverage for the house officer and family.
Group dental insurance for houseofficer and family at a nominal charge per month.
Group term life insurance up to the salary amount but not to exceed $25,000 at no charge. Additional life insurance may be purchased by the house officer.
Disability insurance for specialty-specific occupation with benefit equal to approximately 66.6% of monthly earnings up to $3,000/month (less benefits from other sources) and built-in-cost-of-living rider. Basic policy paid by Hospital. Additional individual coverage may be purchased by the house officer.
Malpractice insurance is provided by the hospital for professional activities that are an approved part of the training program.
House staff are responsible for purchasing their own lab coats, which may be purchased from the University of Utah Linen Services.
Other benefits, such as reduced tuition, bookstore discount, and others as offered to all University employees.