UPMC offers a competitive stipend. Current resident stipend levels are listed below. Stipend levels are adjusted each year.

Level Annual Gross Salary

PGY-1 $62,150

PGY-2 $64,314

PGY-3 $66,581

PGY-4 $68,890

PGY-5 $71,302

PGY-6 $73,819

PGY-7 $76,378

PGY-8 $79,061

The cost of living is still relatively low in Pittsburgh so many of our residents are able to purchase homes during their residency and are able to have more disposable income than in other areas of the country.