Post-Graduate Year Medical Education Pay Levels - Internal Medicine Residency

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center's resident stipends are based on postgraduate training year level and are competitive with Boston teaching hospitals.

Annual Resident/Fellow Stipend Pay Levels 

PGY Level  Current  Effective January 1, 2017 
PGY 1 $57,067 $58,090
PGY 2 $59,920 $60,892
PGY 3 $62,916 $63,829
PGY 4 $66,062 $66,907
PGY 5 $69,365 $70,134
PGY 6 $72,833 $73,517
PGY 7 $76,475 $77,063
PGY 8 $80,299 $80,779


Parking is free at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center. Cafeteria stipend for inpatient rotations. Residents are eligible for the same comprehensive benefits offered to other employees, including:

  • Choice of three Health Insurance Plans
  • Dental Insurance
  • Pharmacy Discount
  • Pre-tax Reimbursement Accounts
  • Basic and Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
  • Long-term Disability Insurance
  • Long-term Care Insurance
  • Tax-Sheltered Annuity
  • Credit Union Membership