CHIEF RESIDENT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$83,000
$39,000
Min 10%
$83,000
Median 50%
$173,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Bridgeport Hospital
Highest Paying City
Aurora, CO
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
1.6 years
How much does a chief resident make?
The national average salary for a Chief Resident in the United States is $83,227 per year or $40.01 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $174,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $39,000 per year. The top 5 states when it comes to Chief Resident salaries are North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, and Nebraska. Most Chief Residents spend 1.6 years in the position.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Resident
$60,151

Average Chief Resident Salary By Company

There is good job security in Chief Resident positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Chief Residents are Bridgeport Hospital and Tufts Medical Center. Companies like Lenox Hill Hospital and University of Rochester also report very competitive wages for Chief Residents.

Average Chief Resident Salary By Location

Chief Residents in the United States of America make on average $83,227 a year or $40.01 per hour. Aurora, CO reports the highest Chief Resident salaries at $176,314 per year. Not only that, Aurora, CO also has an average entry-level salary of $111,000. North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, and Nebraska are the top 5 highest earning states for Chief Residents. Oregon, New York, New Jersey, California, and Florida are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Aurora, CO
$176,314
2
Kansas City, MO
$152,493
3
Atlanta, GA
$151,396
4
Montgomery, AL
$147,909
5
Milwaukee, WI
$143,097

Average Chief Resident Salary By Industry

Wages for Chief Residents can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Telecommunication companies, Pharmaceutical companies, and Health Care companies pay higher-than-average wages for Chief Residents. Telecommunication companies pay their Chief Residents the highest wages, averaging $95,385 per year. Pharmaceutical companies and Health Care companies pay well too, at $88,250 and $82,875, respectively. The types of companies that pay Chief Residents the least are in the Professional industry, where the average annual salary is $77,524.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Telecommunication
$95,385
2
Pharmaceutical
$88,250
3
Health Care
$82,875
4
Professional
$77,524

RECENTLY ADDED Chief Resident SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Northeast Medical Group, Inc.
Chief Resident Physician
03/20/2019
$71,548