Compensation for the current academic year (7/1/08 - 6/30/09), the following salary schedule is utilized for interns and residents contracted with Plaza Medical Center:

Level of Training              Annual Contract
PGY 1                           $40,978.08
PGY 2                           $42,419.52
PGY 3                           $43,952.48
PGY 4                           $46,263.36
PGY 5                           $47,590.40
PGY 6                           $48,642.88
PGY 7                           $49,500.00

Organizational Memberships provided at no cost to all Plaza interns and residents include: American Osteopathic Association, Texas Medical Association, Texas Osteopathic Medical Association and membership in the associated specialty colleges pursuant to individual training programs.

Other Benefits

  • Professional liability coverage
  • Basic health insurance
  • Options for dependent health, dental, and life insurance
  • All meals are provided at no cost to interns and residents while on duty
  • Personalized lab coats (2) are provided at the start of each contract year
  • CME benefits up to $2,500.00 are available annually for all residents PGY2 and above
  • 401k plan
  • Day-care spending account
  • Free parking
  • ACLS & BLS renewal
  • ATLS provided at no cost to all surgery residents PGY2 and above
  • On site call room with private bath and shower
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) - Up to twenty (20) business days (Monday-Friday) of vacation, professional, sick, or other leave is provided as paid time off
  • Dedicted Education and Research Center; 8,500 square feet includes computer lab, house staff library, and stocked dining area