Stipends And Benefits

Effective for new Residents entering the program June 2021 Annual Stipends:
  • PGY-1  $55,000

  • PGY-2  $55,500

  • PGY-3  $57,500

  • PGY-4  $59,000

  • PGY-5  $59,500

  • PGY-6  $60,000

Relocation Allowance:

A *relocation allowance of up to $2,000 is given to each PGY-1 categorical resident, and a relocation allowance of up to $1000 is given to each PGY-1 Rotating Intern or Preliminary Resident. (*Relocating receipt must accompany request for reimbursement (receipts must be submitted to GME within 30 days).

Housing, Meals, Uniforms, and Laptops:
  • Affordable housing is available throughout Elmira area.

  • Meals are furnished at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center cafeteria for residents on night call

  • Lunch is available for lectures and conferences held a noontime.

  • Each resident is supplied with two white lab coats at start of program.

  • Each resident is supplied with a laptop to be used while in program.

Personal Time Off: 
  • PGY-1 trainees:  4 weeks (20 days)

  • PGY-2 through PGY-6:  4 weeks (20 days)

Personal Development Educational Funds:
  • PGY-1 & PGY-2:  $750/year

  • PGY-3 through PGY-6:  $1500/year