Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Salary & Benefits


For the fiscal year 2022-2023, fellows will make respectively on an annual basis-

PGY -4 $66,454
PGY -5 $69,229
PGY -6 $71,959



Fellows receive vacation leave of 20 working days paid per year, plus University-designated holidays.

Sick Leave:
Fellows receive sick leave of 24 calendar days paid per year.

University Holidays:
Fellows are entitled to holidays recognized by the University of Illinois (currently, Christmas, New Year’s, ML King’s Birthday, Memorial Day, Juneteenth, Fourth of July, Labor Day, and Thanksgiving.)

Health Insurance:
Comprehensive health care coverage, including dental care, is available to fellows and their dependents. Coverage is effective on the first day of employment. Individual coverage is subject to a nominal monthly charge. While the University charges for family coverage through payroll deduction, the College of Medicine adjusts the fellow’s stipend to partially cover the cost of family health insurance premiums. The GME Office can provide detailed information.

Disability Insurance:
Disability insurance provides income during any period in which an eligible fellow is unable to work due to disease or accident. Coverage is provided, free to the fellow.

Malpractice Insurance:
Covered at 100%

Life Insurance:
Benefit of one year’s stipend, provided at no charge.

Medical Information Resources:
Free at-home access to all on-line library services, including UpToDate (at the VA), MD Consult, Harrison’s On-Line, Medline, PubMed and Ovid Full-Text Journals.

Additional Benefits:
Parking at a discounted rate, free dry cleaning for lab coats.