Medicine / Pediatrics

Salary & Benefits

Salary* Vacation** Conference
PG-1 $55,740.00 3 weeks 0
PG-2 $56,941.32 3 weeks 7 days
PG-3 $58,510.87 3 weeks 7 days
PG-4 $60,091.07 3 weeks 7 days

* MedPeds residents receive an $1800 of additional pay per year for Pediatrics stipend which is not reflected in this total

** 1 extra week of vacation during Christmas or New Years while on Peds

Meal Allowance
  • Meal money is provided at all three hospitals. Lunch is also provided for many afternoon conferences.
  • Free covered parking at all Hospitals
Meeting Time
  • 7 days per year in PGY-2 – PGY-4 years paid leave to attend conferences
Uniform Allowance
  • Monogrammed white coats and scrubs to start intern year.
Educational Resources
  • $350 in intern year to purchase smart-device or other resource of your choice
  • IPad provided by Children’s Mercy Kansas City
  • $1000 /year during years 2-4 from UMKC GME
  • $1000 total to be used over your 4 years from CMKC GME
  • International Elective Aid while at CMKC of $1000.00 if elective it taken during a call free month
  • Free American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) ITE Exams
  • $500 towards ABP Certifying Exam
Presentation Fund
  • UMKC Research Presentation funds of $500.00 are available once per academic year for residents to travel to present research from UMKC
  • Total of $2250 per year from CMKC to present pediatric research and/or pediatric board prep
  • USMLE III and Comlex Level III paid by UMKC if application submitted after employment and taken during PGY 1 year of training.
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