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Pediatric Fellowship Salary and Benefits

We take pride in providing pediatric fellows with a diverse, collaborative, scholarly atmosphere that values work-life balance. 


(Effective July 1, 2014)

  • PL-4 : $59,500
  • PL-5 : $61,000
  • PL-6 : $63,500


House officers receive 3 weeks of vacation or 15 customary working days.

Conference Time

Fellows are entitled to 5 days of conference time each year for medical conventions and courses outside of Akron Children’s Hospital.

Educational Allowance

We provide an educational allowance of $1,500 a year for use toward medical-related journals, books or conferences.

Research and Scholarly Travel

We encourage and support investigator-initiated research by subspecialty fellows. This includes research-related travel, with prior written approval of your program director. Although the policy relates to presentation at a national forum, we also consider requests for support for presentation at a regional forum.

Other Benefits

  • Health Insurance
  • Disability Benefits
  • Professional Liability Insurance
  • Free Parking
  • Lab Coats
  • Stipend for Meals
  • Relocation Expenses (up to $1,000)