Department of Surgery

Salary and Benefits


  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Life and Long-Term Disability Options
  • Short Term Disability (maternity/family/sick leave)
  • Annual Vacation (21 days)
  • Educational Leave (5 days)
  • Professional Development
    • Book
    • Educational/Travel
    • Chief Resident Development
  • Moving Allowance
  • Health Club Membership
  • Gym Facilities
  • Personal Loan of $1,000
  • Malpractice Insurance is provided by Miami Valley Hospital during residency.
  • Meals while on duty

2015-2016 Annual Salary for Civilian Residents


Annual Salary



R1 $53,392.00 $4,449.00 $25.67
R2 $54,848.00 $4,571.00 $26.37
R3 $56,223.00 $4,685.00 $27.03
R4 $57,597.00 $4,800.00 $27.69
R5 $59,815.00 $4,985.00 $28.76
R6 $62,031.00 $5,169.00 $29.82
R7 $64,325.00 $5,360.00 $30.93
R8 $66,619.00 $5,552.00 $32.03
  • Based on 80 hours per pay period (every two weeks)
    Salary is rounded to next number if 5 or above and rounded down if 4 or below (per compensation)
    Total Salary/26 (pay period)/80 (hours per pay period) = Hourly Rate
    Total Salary/12 (months) = Monthly Salary
    Research residents will be promoted to next level at the beginning of research but will remain at the same level while in research.

Other Information

  • Miami Valley Hospital is a smoke-free environment. Smoking is not permitted in the hospital confines except in a designated area for employees. No smoking is permitted anywhere on the 7th floor.
  • A complete history and physical examination by Miami Valley Hospital Employee Health is required before beginning work. Lab work, drug screen and TB testing is included.
  • Hepatitis B immunization is required; immunization must be verified.
  • Tetanus, Rubella and Rubeola immunizations must be verified.
  • Social Security Number must be provided to show evidence of employability.

For more information, contact Miami Valley Hospital, Department of Medical Education, 1 Wyoming Street, Dayton, OH 45409; (937) 208-2855

Note: All civilian residents in the program are employed by Miami Valley Hospital; funding is provided by all hospitals in the program.

Last edited on 03/10/2015.