Summary of Benefits


  • State and federal credentialing costs, including malpractice insurance as a trainee
  • Health insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island)
  • Dental insurance (Delta Dental)
  • Vision insurance (EyeMed Vision)
  • Pharmacy benefits (Express Scripts)
  • Comprehensive voluntary pet insurance available through Pets Best Insurance
  • Long Term Disability (LTD) insurance
  • Employee Term Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Health Care and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Optional HIV Insurance and Legal Insurance available
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Tax-Sheltered Accounts - TIAA - CREF
  • Temporary Disability/Temporary Caregiver Insurance (TDI/TCI - State of RI managed program)
  • Up to $150 of annual reimbursement per household for fitness-related expenses, including gym membership, home fitness equipment, and wearable fitness devices including Fitbit activity trackers via Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • 3-weeks of annual paid vacation for PGY1-3
  • 4-weeks of annual paid vacation for PGY4-8



  • Employee health services
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee activities and discount programs
  • Fitness and wellness center on site
  • House officer loan program
  • Dedicated Pathology On-Call rooms and Float Call room
  • Hospital scrubs
  • Two embroidered white coats
  • Laundry service for white coat and scrubs
  • Free notary public
  • On-site banking services and ATM services on premises via Citizens Bank
  • Free employee parking and courtesy shuttle service to the parking lots
  • Cab/taxi reimbursement program
  • On-campus day care center (Bright Horizon's Children's Center)


Pathology Department:

  • Hospital laptop during residency
  • Microscopes at each resident cubicle
  • Pathology resident room with library at each affliated site
  • $600 annual book fund
  • Subscription to ExpertPath and RISE exam preparatory materials (ASCP Question Bank)
  • $25 monthly cafeteria allowance
  • Keurig® K-2500® Plumbed Commercial Coffee Maker in breakroom adjacent to the RIH Resident Room
  • Nuance Dragon Medical speech recognition software with every resident laptop and grossing stations
  • Brown University ID Card
  • Access to Brown University facilities, such as gyms and libraries
  • Discounted and free software through Brown University
  • RIPTA UPass with your Brown ID; ride RIPTA buses and trolleys for free
  • Travel stipend (up to $2000) for presentation and conferences on first-authored research

Resident/Fellow Salary, 2020-2021

PGY1 - $61,270.00

PGY2 - $63,640.00

PGY3 - $66,290.00

PGY4 - $69,410.00

PGY5 - $74,420.00

PGY6 - $75,280.00

PGY7 - $80,230.00

PGY8 - $84,580.00


Resident/Fellow Salary, 2021-2022

PGY1 - $63,016.20

PGY2 - $65,008.26

PGY3 - $68,079.83

PGY4 - $71,110.55

PGY5 - $73,868.40

PGY6 - $77,478.18

PGY7 - $82,524.58

PGY8 - $84,664.58