Emergency Medicine

Residency: Salary & Benefits





Salary Information

3 weeks



3 weeks

5 days*


3 weeks

5 days*

*Schedule allowing
*Educational stipend is available to defray expenses

Employer Websites
Benefits Available through UMKC:
  • Health/Dental Insurance
  • Employee Discount
  • Life Insurance
  • Professional Liability Insurance
  • Sick Leave
  • Parental Leave
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Counseling Services
  • Tax-deferred annuity program
  • Dependent Care Tax Savings Plan
  • Health care spending account

For all of the above please see https://med.umkc.edu/gme/benefits/ for further detail

Lab Coat Allowance

PG-1 residents receive two free lab coats. PG-2/3 residents receive an allowance to spend towards any purchase of clothing needed for work.


Two pairs of scrubs and one jacket provided by department.

Temporary Licensure/BNDD

Fees are paid by institution.


Fees paid for USMLE III (subject to rules).

Courses Paid For By Department

 (Advanced Cardiac Life Support)
ACLS Instructor
NRP (Neonatal Advanced Life Support)
PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support)
PALS Update
ATLS (Advanced Trauma Life Support)


Free parking in a secure (badge required) garage connected to the hospital.

Food allowance

A monthly stipend for food is available with additional money for on-call periods.

Educational* stipend provided

*Stipend may be used for the purchase price of educational materials or education related travel.

Recreation Center

Reduced cost (approximately $120 per year) for fully equipped Swinney Recreation Center on UMKC main campus. Membership also applies to the Swinney Annex which is approximately two blocks from TMC and CMH. Residents may also utilize the TMC Ralph L. Smith Wellness Center for a nominal fee.