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Department of Family and Community Medicine

Program Benefits 2011-2012

  1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year
Salary $43,725 $45,153 $46,578
Major Medical Premiums* 3596 3596 3596
Dental Insurance Premiums 294 294 294
Visual 58 58 58
Life Insurance Premiums** 65 65 65
Long-Term Disability 130 130 130
Book Allowance 150 150 150
CME ++ 0 1000 1000
Total $48,018 $50,446 $51,871

*For both resident and Family; Texas Tech pays an annual major medical insurance premium of $9,768
**Amount of term life insurance; resident-$100,000; spouse-$10,000; each child-$5,000.

Additional Benefits

Professional liability insurance

CME time and allowance for second and third years to attend conferences

Discounted in-patient and out-patient health care services

Worker's Compensation Insurance

Dues for Texas Medical Association and El Paso County Medical Society

Texas Academy of Family Physicians and American Academy of Family Physicians membership dues

Meals at University Medical Center of El Paso if medical records are up-to-date

Salary conversion plan allows for tax-deferred annuities payments through payroll deductions

Lab coats with laundry service

Vacation: 1st Year - 2 weeks 2nd Year - 3 weeks 3rd Year - 3 weeks