Housestaff Benefits and Perks

Boston Medical Center provides a comprehensive benefits package to all of its employees. Information regarding the benefits, perks and financial and wellness programs available to Housestaff officers can be found at Boston Medical Center Housestaff are part of the SEIU Union; information on the benefits provided by the SEIU for our Housestaff officers can be found at

All Housestaff officers of Boston Medical Center are eligible for an annual educational stipend, $1,150 as of July 2021 with an increase of $50 each academic year, to be used towards educational expenses.

We strongly encourage all applicants to the residency program to review the Boston Medical Center “Information for Applicants” page which can be found at This page not only reiterates the benefits, not limited to salary, parking, life insurance, flexible spending accounts and many more, but also provides you with a sample contract and sample offer of appointment for your review.