Medical Resident Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$56,000
$51,000
Min 10%
$56,000
Median 50%
$62,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
New Rochelle, NY
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
2.3 years
How much does a medical resident make?
The national average salary for a Medical Resident in the United States is $56,750 per year or $27.28 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $62,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $51,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Medical Residents are Health Care companies and Education companies. Some of the states with the best Medical Resident salaries are New York, Washington, Minnesota, Idaho, and Wyoming. The typical tenure for a Medical Resident is 2.3 years.
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Average Medical Resident Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Medical Resident in the United States is $56,750 per year or $27.28 per hour. The city with the highest Medical Resident salary is New Rochelle, NY at $70,186 per year. Even as an entry-level Medical Resident, you will make $60,000 per year in New Rochelle, NY. The top 5 states with the highest reported Medical Resident salaries are New York, Washington, Minnesota, Idaho, and Wyoming. The lowest earning states are New Mexico, Missouri, Florida, Arkansas, and Alabama.

Map of Medical Resident Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Medical Residents earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Medical Resident Salary By Company

There is good job security in Medical Resident positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Medical Residents are in Health Care companies and Education companies. Companies like VHS Acquisition Subsidiary Number 1 or Duke University will get you the highest pay packages. If you can find a job at a company like Massachusetts General Physicians ... or Johns Hopkins University, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Medical Residents.

Medical Resident Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Medical Resident Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Medical Resident can range from $50,506 to $74,248 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Medical Resident Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
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$36,523
$36,523
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02/28/2020
$35,010
$35,010
Medical Resident (Anesthesiology)
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02/26/2020
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$35,010
$35,010
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
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09/23/2019
09/23/2019
$66,317
$66,317
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Medical Resident
09/06/2019
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$60,299
$60,299
Medical Resident
Medical Resident
09/05/2019
09/05/2019
$56,262
$56,262
Medical Resident
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09/04/2019
09/04/2019
$56,262
$56,262
State University of New York at Buffalo
State University of New York at Buffalo
Pediatric Medical Resident
Pediatric Medical Resident
08/23/2019
08/23/2019
$54,744
$54,744
Medical Resident
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08/22/2019
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$55,431
$55,431
Medical Resident
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07/31/2019
07/31/2019
$34,157
$34,157