Salaries and Benefits

House Officer Salaries, Benefits, and Vacation

2013 - 2014

House Officer Salaries

Level Annual Monthly
HO I $52,898.00 $4,408.16
HO II $54,856.00 $4,571.33
HO III $57,092.00 $4,757.66
HO IV $59,127.00 $4,927.25
HO V $61,197.00 $5,099.75
HO VI $63,172.00 $5,264.33
HO VII $66,363.00 $5,530.25
HO VIII $69,683.00 $5,806.92

Vacation and Leave

  • Twenty working days paid vacation
  • Professional leave with pay for approved meetings
  • sick leave - six months accrual after two years of employment

Insurance Available

  • Comprehensive group health coverage
  • Low-rate automatic eligibility coverage available.


  • Four lab coats provided at University expense at the beginning of residency
  • Laundering of lab coats provided
  • $100 appropriation to departments for House Officer education
  • Travel money for residents investigating practice locations in Nebraska
  • Reimbursement for travel to and from required training sites more than 25mi from the Medical Center
  • Evening and breakfast meal allowance while on in-house call at The Nebraska Medical Center
  • Liability coverage for moonlighting with advance approval from Program Director and Office of Graduate Medical Education

For more information, contact Graduate Medical Education at 402-559-7426 or e-mail or