Salary & Benefits

Our residents have a Memorandum of Understanding between the County of Monterey and the SEIU – Service Employees International Union Local 521. This contract is re-negotiated every 3 years, with resident participation. Click here to go to the Personnel web site for Monterey County to view the contract (MOU, Unit R) for Resident Physicians.

Annual Salaries:

Resident Physician I - $ 46,020
Resident Physician II - $ 50,940
Resident Physician III - $ 57,012

Medical Coverage:

Out-of-pocket cost:
Employee only - none
Employee +1 dependent - $61/mo
Employee +2 or more - $100/mo

Moving expenses: $2,000

Educational Reimbursement: $1,650 per year
Bilingual Pay: $42 per pay period

Professional Stipend: $50 per month

Medical Records completion incentive: $150 per month

Paid Time Off (PTO): 29 days per year (includes 10 holidays)

Educational leave with pay: R1's – 3 days & R2's and R3's – 5 days

Life Insurance: $20,000

Meals and white coats provided

Chief Residents: $2,000 for educational purposes.

 
 
 

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