Our residents are represented by the SEIU – Service Employees International Union Local 521. Their contract with the county of Monterey is re-negotiated every three years, with resident input. Click here to go to the personnel website for Monterey County to view the contract (MOU, Unit R) for Resident Physicians.
Resident Physician I: $65,676
Resident Physician II: $69,852
Resident Physician III: $74,856
Currently no out of pocket cost for premiums; in fact, residents are eligible to receive a monthly refund for their health insurance.
Additional Benefit Information
Housing stipend: $5,000 per year
Educational Stipend: $2,000 per year
Bilingual Pay: $54 per pay period
Multilingual Pay: $50 per pay period in addition to $54 per pay period
Paid Time Off (PTO): 32 days per year (unused days can be sold back at end of year)
Educational leave with pay: R1s – 3 days; R2s and R3s – 5 days
Life Insurance: $20,000
Monthly Cell Phone Stipend
Mileage reimbursement for travel to out of hospital rotation sites
All meals during working hours provided free of charge