House Officer Benefits

  • Clinical Base Year - $54,485
  • CA-1 $56,502
  • CA-2 $58,805
  • CA-3 $60,901
Vacation 20 paid working days (4 weeks)


  • 5 days professional leave with pay for approved meetings when resident is presenting.
  • All allowable expenses (transportation, registration, food, lodging) will be paid if a resident is presenting at an approved meeting.
Dues paid
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Nebraska Society of Anesthesiologists
  • International Anesthesia Research Society

Fees paid

  • BLS/ACLS certification/re-certification
  • Temporary Education Permit
Electronic access to textbooks provided
  • "Basics of Anesthesia", Sixth Edition by Robert Stoelting and Ronald Miller-online access
  • "Clinical Anesthesiology", by Morgan, Mikhail & Murray - online access
  • "Miller's Anesthesia", Seventh Edition, by Ronald Miller - online access

    Funding for additional educational materials available through UNMC Graduate Medical Education funds. Ipads provided to new residents.

Testing paid

  • ABA/ASA In-Training Examination (yearly)
Call In-house call 3-4 per month. (Post-call day off)
  • Funding for Hepatitis B vaccination, TB skin testing, and other required immunizations
  • Funding for one ear piece
  • University Child Care Center on-campus day care available
  • Metro Health Services Credit Union available to UNMC employees
  • Travel money for residents investigating practice locations in Nebraska
  • Paid parking at Medical Center


  • Health/Dental - comprehensive group coverage available at reduced rates
  • Malpractice- provided for all approved professional and educational activities
  • Disability - low rate automatic eligibility coverage available
Lab Coats Lab coats provided at the beginning of residency, with free laundering
Sick Leave
  • Up to 6 months accrual after two years of employment
  • Maternity and adoption leave available
  • Paternity leave available (1 week)
Meal Allowance
  • Weekdays- meal card issued to House Officers for daily lunch use
  • Weekdays- dinner and breakfast for overnight call
  • Weekends - breakfast, lunch and dinner for overnight call
House Officer's Association Auxiliary Link to HOAA Website: House Officer's Association Auxiliary