Resident Salary and Benefits

An updated listing of Emory housestaff stipends by PGY level can be found at: 

Residents receive free medical and optional dental and / or vision insurance. In addition, residents may open a flexible spending account and choose Emory's 401k program.  A copy of the Housestaff Manual, which provides details regarding additional benefits and leave, may be viewed at 

The department also provides residents in good standing an annual stipend allotted to be used towards educational materials such as retreats, textbooks, conference expenses, or board review courses through the Emory Dermatology Residency Fund.

Vacation:  Residents have three weeks of vacation per academic year per ACGME guidelines.