Residency Compensation and Benefits


Salary (annual, includes housing allowance) $57,304
Moving expenses $1,000
Outside education (publications and conferences) $500
Total $58,804



OGME- 2 3 4 5
Salary (average, includes housing allowance) $60,465   $62,920  $65,228 $67,204 ​
Education allowance $1,500 $1,500 $1,500 $1,500
Total $61,965 $64,420 $66,728


Insurance and Vacation

  • Health insurance (including dental and vision)
  • Life insurance
  • Malpractice insurance coverage and comprehensive liability protection for any malpractice incident arising out of a resident's participation in the educational program.
  • 20 work days of paid time off
  • Seven paid holidays:
    • New Years Day
    • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    • Memorial Day
    • Independence Day
    • Labor Day
    • Thanksgiving Day
    • Christmas Day
  • Up to 12 weeks of unpaid leave, in compliance with Family and Medical Leave Act guidelines.

Life and Work

  • Meals
  • Free on-site parking
  • Lab coats and laundry services
  • Resident Assistance Program
  • Pagers
  • Free email accounts and internet access
  • Accounts to access CERNER at your residence
  • Verizon Wireless discount

Education and Travel

  • Dues/licensure (AOA/ACOS/ACOI/ACOFP/POMA)
  • ACLS/BLS/PALS (if done at UPMC Horizon)
  • Pay for COMLEX Step 3
  • Travel reimbursement for local outside program assignments in excess of 25 miles from the hospital or residence, whichever is closest, at the current mileage reimbursement rate.
  • Outside educational prograUPMC/conferences/courses or medical textbooks will be deducted from the resident education allowance.
  • ATLS courses will be covered by UPMC Horizon, only if a requirement of the residency program.

Contact Graduate Medical Education at UPMC Horizon 

Director of Medical Education Office
UPMC Horizon, Shenango Valley Campus
2200 Memorial Drive
Farrell, PA 16121
Phone: 724-983-7507

7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Director: Jerome Bonier, DO
Secretary: Aleesa Foltz

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