Permanent inexpensive living quarters
for housestaff are located on the grounds of the Hospital only a minute
away. Every resident has full medical and dental coverage, and receives
a tax-free meal allowance, a book allowance, and money and time for
conferences during the second and third years of residency.
Sample Figures for 2008
PGY 1- $52,932
PGY 2- $57,464
PGY 3- $62,650
Richmond University Medical Center, offers subsidized housing located
on campus in the Resident's Building. Studio, 1 and 2 Bedroom
apartments are available for all residents and fellows.
Approximate monthly rents for 2006-2007 were as follows:
Bedroom: $650-$750/ month
Bedroom: $800- $850/
Local Housing is available for residents:
Gateway Realty - Barbara Fritzsimmons
(Snug Harbor View Housing)
On campus parking is available at no cost to all residents & fellows.
Meal Allowance (In addition to salary)
Meal cards valued at $5.50 for each on call day (1 card M-F, 2 cards per Sat/Sun calls and 2 cards per holiday calls)
$1,000 annually in addition to meal cards and salary
$100 per academic year for lab coats and scrubs
$350 per academic year
PGY 3 residents usually attend two board review courses in NJ, each
one-week long, in May and June. They are reimbursed for
approximately 96% of the cost of the courses and relieved from any
hospital or clinic duties to attend these courses.