Salary & Benefits

2022-2023 Salary 

PGY-1: $60,054
PGY-2: $61,976
PGY-3: $63.983
PGY-4: $66,527




Resident and Dependent(s)

  • Health/Medical Insurance with Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Healthcare and Dependent care spending accounts


  • Long and Short-term Disability Insurance
  • Retirement Plan (403b) with employer matching and vested in 3 years
  • Malpractice (Professional Liability)
  • Meal Stipend of $2000 per year
  • CME Conference Stipend: $2,500 per residency training
  • Paid Time Off: 20 days per program year
  • National Specialty Memberships 

Spectrum Health Lakeland also pays for the following:

  • COMLEX / USMLE Step 3
  • Michigan Educational Limited Medical License
  • Michigan Controlled Substance Licensure
  • DEA Licensure per the requirements of an educational license. (this does not include the cost of a permanent state license and individual DEA license)
  • Program required life support courses: BLS, ACLS, NRP, PALS, and ATLS.


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