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

2018-2019 Annual Salary for Civilian Residents


Annual Salary



R1   $56,098  $4,675  $26.97
R2  $57,637  $4,803  $27.71
R3  $59,072  $4,923  $28.40
R4  $60,507  $5,042  $29.09
R5  $62,878  $5,240  $30.23
R6  $65,187  $5,432  $31.34
R7  $67,600  $5,633  $32.50
R8  $70,013  $5,834  $33.66
  • 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 when they return to the program.

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 07/19/2018.