Residency Salary and Benefits

Salary (AY 2023–2024)

PGY-1 - $67,477
PGY-2 -
PGY-3 -
PGY-4 -

Resident Benefits, Policies and Contracts

Paid Memberships

  • Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine Residents Association
  • American College of Emergency Physicians
  • American Academy of Emergency Medicine Residents


  • Vacation:
    • PGY-1:  Three weeks 
    • PGY-2, PGY-3, PGY-4:  Four weeks
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Maternity/paternity leave
  • 403(b) retirement plan
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Meal allowance
  • White coats with embroidered name and laundry service

Other Benefits

  • Paid conferences:
    • PGY-1: Maryland American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)
    • PGY-2: Council of Emergency Medicine Residency Directors (CORD)
    • PGY-3: Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM)
    • PGY-4: Resident’s choice
  • Online Textbooks:
    • Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine - Harwood Nuss
    • Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine - Judith E. Tintinalli, et al
    • Roberts & Hedges’ Clinical Procedures in Emergency Medicine and Acute Care - James R. Roberts
    • Rosh Review/HippoEM
    • Johns Hopkins Emergency Medicine Guide
  • Continuing medical education allowance
  • Certification in advanced cardiovascular life support (ACLS), Advanced Trauma Life Support® (ATLS®) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • Access to departmental and university-wide library services, including online journals, databases and medical informatics services

The Johns Hopkins Department of Emergency Medicine Residency Program
1830 E. Monument Street, Suite 6-100
Baltimore, MD 21287
[email protected] · 410-955-5107