Salaries & Benefits

Graduate Medical Education

At Nemours, in addition to receiving an excellent medical education, you’ll also receive a competitive salary and benefits.

Residencies

 
Pediatric Residency Program


Pediatric Residency Program Salary & Benefits

House Staff Salaries

(Effective July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2015)

PL1: $51,357 PL2: $52,920 PL3: $54,382

Educational Allowances may be used for books, work-related clothing, computer equipment, travel, and board exams.

Stipends
PL1: $1,000 PL2: $1,000 PL3: $2,000

Meals

Lunch is provided free of charge each day at conference. A free meal plan is offered while you are on call, and a monthly stipend is given for meals.


Other Benefits
  • Parking at duPont Hospital for Children and Christiana Care is free. Parking at Jefferson is discounted.
  • On-site gym, open 24 hrs, 7 days a week. A personal trainer is also available.
 
Pharmacy Residency


Pharmacy Residency Salary & Benefits

Salary

$47,000


Benefits
  • 20 days paid time off
  • seven holidays
  • health/life insurance
  • free parking
  • travel reimbursement for midyear & eastern states
  • ASHP membership

 

 
Pediatric Rehabilitation Residency Program


Pediatric Rehabilitation Residency Salary & Benefits

House Staff Salaries

(Effective: July 1, 2012 - June 30, 2013)

PL1: $49,470 PL2: $51,000 PL3: $52,530

Educational Allowances may be used for books, work-related clothing, computer equipment, travel, and board exams.

Stipends
PL1: $1,000 PL2: $1,000 PL3: $2,000

Meals

Lunch is provided free of charge each day at conference. A free meal plan is offered while you are on call, and a monthly stipend is given for meals.


Other Benefits
  • Parking at duPont Hospital for Children and Christiana Care is free. Parking at Jefferson is discounted.
  • On-site gym, open 24 hrs, 7 days a week. A personal trainer is also available.

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Fellowships

 
Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology


Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Fellowship

Salary

Salary $55,760 (PGY4)


Benefits
  • medical
  • dental
  • prescription drug coverage
  • malpractice insurance
 
Anesthesiology


Anesthesiology Fellowship

Salary

Salary $55,760


Benefits

As a pediatric anesthesiology fellow, you’ll receive the following from the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care medicine:

  • Office space with personal computer and online access, including access to INFOLINK online library resources and JEFFLINE (Sidney Kimmel Medical College Library resources).
  • Laboratory coat.
  • Individual call room when on in-house overnight call.
  • Meal pass when in hospital for overnight call. The cafeteria has night hours for night shift employees.

Time Off

In addition to 4 weeks vacation, the fellow has 5 days of educational conference time with a $1,750 yearly stipend. Additional conference time is available for scholarly presentations upon Department and GME office approval.

 
Cardiology


Cardiology Fellowship

Salary

$55,760–$61,860

 
Critical Care


Critical Care Fellowship

Salary

1st Year: $59,978
2nd Year: $62,326
3rd Year: $66,072
An additional $1,750 is available to fellows for CME and scholarly activity

 


Benefits
  • medical
  • dental
  • malpractice insurance
  • office space
  • on-call cell phone
  • prescription drug coverage
  • secretarial support

 
Emergency Medicine


Emergency Medicine Fellowship

Salary

1st Year (PGY4): $58,802
2nd Year (PGY5): $61,104
3rd Year (PGY6) : $64,776

An additional $1,750 is available to fellows for CME and scholarly activity. Additional travel stipends are available for scholarly presentations upon Department approval.

Optional moonlighting at the discretion of the fellowship director is allowed starting in the first year of fellowship.

Time Off

4 weeks of paid vacation time per year
1 week of paid conference time per year

Benefits
  • Office space with personal computer, online access and secretarial support
  • Standard benefits including malpractice, life and disability insurance
  • Financial support for required courses (PALS, ATLS)
  • Financial support for licensing
  • Financial support for board exams
  • On-site gym
 
Gastroenterology


Gastroenterology Fellowship

Program Year (PGY)

1st Year: $58,802
2nd Year: $61,104
3rd Year – $64,776
An additional $1,750 is available to fellows for CME and scholarly activity


Benefits
  • medical
  • dental
  • malpractice insurance
  • office space
  • on-call cell phone
  • prescription drug coverage
  • secretarial support
 
Hematology/Oncology


Hematology/Oncology Fellowship

Program Year (PGY)
  • PGY-4: $58,802
  • PGY-5: $61,104
  • PGY-6: $64,776

An additional $1,750 is available to fellows for CME and scholarly activity.


Benefits
  • medical
  • dental
  • malpractice insurance
  • office space
  • on-call cell phone
  • prescription drug coverage
  • secretarial support
 
Hospice & Palliative Care


Hospice & Palliative Care Fellowship

Salary

$55,760/year


Benefits
  • medical
  • dental
  • prescription drug coverage
  • malpractice insurance
 
Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine


Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine Fellowship

Salary

$54,535 - $63,000


Benefits
  • medical
  • malpractice insurance
  • four weeks paid vacation
 
Ophthalmology


Ophthalmology Fellowship

This fellowship is not currently being offered.

Salary

ACGME PGY 5 Level


Benefits
  • medical
  • dental
  • prescription drug coverage
  • liability insurance
 
Orthopedic Surgery


Orthopedic Surgery Fellowship

Salary

$59,995


Benefits
  • medical
  • dental
  • malpractice insurance
  • prescription drug coverage
 
Otolaryngology


Otolaryngology Fellowship

Salary

PGY-6: $64,776


Benefits
  • medical
  • dental
  • malpractice insurance
  • prescription drug coverage
  • four weeks paid vacation
  • travel stipend
 
Pediatric Surgery


Pediatric Surgical Fellowship

Salary

Remuneration for this two-year program is based on the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital pay schedule. The 2013-2014 rate is as follows:

Program Year (PGY) 6

$61,860

Program Year (PGY) 7

$64,190


Benefits
  • medical
  • dental
  • prescription drug coverage
  • malpractice coverage provided by the participating hospitals for all house officers/fellows
  • 28 days of paid vacation per year
  • surgical library provided by the department
 
Pulmonology


Pulmonology Fellowship

Program Year (PGY)
  • PGY-4: $58,802
  • PGY-5: $61,104
  • PGY-6: $64,776

An additional $1,750 is available to fellows for CME and scholarly activity.


Benefits
  • medical
  • dental
  • malpractice insurance
  • office space
  • on-call cell phone
  • prescription drug coverage
  • secretarial support
 
Radiology


Radiology Fellowship Salaries & Benefits

Salary

$59,995 - $62,930

In addition to the above salary, ample moonlighting opportunities will be provided.


Benefits
  • medical
  • dental
  • malpractice insurance
  • prescription drug coverage

In addition to four weeks’ vacation, the fellow has five days of educational conference time with a $1,750 yearly stipend. Additional conference time is available for scholarly presentations upon department and GME office approval.

 
Rheumatology


Rheumatology Fellowship

Salary

$54,535 - $63,000


Benefits
  • Medical
  • Prescription drug
  • Bridge to a Healthy Future
  • Vision
  • Dental
  • Basic Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Supplemental Term Life
  • Voluntary Universal Life
  • Voluntary Critical Illness
  • Supplemental Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Disability (STD and LTD)
  • Voluntary Long Term Care
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Retirement
  • Dental
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Prescription drug coverage

Paid Leave
  • Basic leave
  • Extended leave

Other Benefits
  • Health Risk Assessment: Provided to all FT and PT Associates at no cost. Program consists of an online health risk assessment and access to a health coach (care counselor).
  • Nurse Help Line: Provided to all FT and PT Associates and their families at no cost. Program provides toll-free access to a registered nurse, 24/7, for health care questions and advice.
  • Employee Assistance Program: Program provides confidential, short-term counseling to Associates and their dependents experiencing problems that may be affecting their work or other important areas of their life.
  • Health/Fitness Center: In the Delaware Valley, for a small fee, Associates have access to full fitness center, massage, and gym at the Alfred I. duPont Hospital. Off-site clinics, offerings vary by location.
  • Child Care Center: Onsite child care at the Alfred I. duPont Hospital is available at discounted rates. Limited availability and subject to a waiting list.
 
Weight Management


Weight Management Fellowship

Information is unavailable at this time.


Psychology Programs

 
Psychology Internship


Psychology Internship

Annual Stipend:

$31,304


Benefits

As employees, interns are provided an ample benefits package including:

  • 20 Basic Leave days (i.e., vacation)
  • nine paid extended leave days (i.e., sick leave)
  • subsidized health insurance
  • seven paid holidays
  • free on-site parking

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Psychology Fellowships


Psychology Fellowships

Salary

$43,076.80 ($20.71/hr)


Benefits
  • medical
  • dental
  • malpractice insurance
  • prescription drug coverage

In addition to 4 weeks’ vacation, the fellow has 9 sick days and one personal day paid time off.

Residencies

 
Pediatric Neurology Residency Program with Mayo Clinic


Pediatric Neurology at Mayo Clinic Salary & Benefits

Mayo Clinic Residency Program

Mayo Clinic-provided benefits and insurance programs are available to pediatric neurology residents appointed to programs at least one year in length. Learn More »



Fellowships

 
Endocrinology (University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville)


Endocrinology Fellowship at University of Florida

University of Florida Graduate Medical Program

UF College of Medicine-Jacksonville salaries and benefits are available for pediatric endocrinology fellows. Learn More »


 
Orthopedics


Orthopedics Fellowship at Wolfson Children's Hospital

Salary & Benefits

Information is unavailable at this time.

Leadership & Faculty

At Nemours, you'll be working with a highly integrated, collaborative group of physicians from multiple specialties.


Participants & Alumni

At Nemours, you'll train alongside medicine’s best and brightest. View lists of current residents, fellows, interns and alumni.


Awards & Recognition

Year after year, Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children is ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best children’s hospitals in the nation.

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