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Pediatric Residency Salary and Benefits

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


  • PL-1 : $59,727
  • PL-2 : $61,319
  • PL-3 : $63,176


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

Conference Time

After the first year of residency, you 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 for use toward medical-related journals, books or conferences.

  • PL-1 : $500
  • PL-2 and PL-3 : $1,200
  • PL-4, PL-5 and PL-6 : $1,500

 Other Residency Benefits

  • Health insurance
  • Disability benefits
  • Professional liability insurance
  • Free parking
  • Lab coats
  • Stipend for meals
  • Relocation reimbursement
  • Akron Children's is a tobacco-free healthcare system. 

Download the benefits information using the link below.

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