Salary and Benefits



You will be paid in biweekly installments and subject to deductions for taxes and other withholdings as required by law or in accordance with the company's standard payroll practices. 


The University at Buffalo Department of Family Medicine provides a benefit package for you, as follows:

Faculty Appointment

All residents/fellows receive a faculty appointment as clinical assistant instructor that enables them to use all gym, library, computing and university facilities. In addition, residents/fellows may avail themselves of the UB Employee Assistance Program, a confidential assessment and referral service.

Paid Time Off ( PTO)

You are eligible for 28 PTO days per year which are accrued at 8.09 hours per pay period.

Group Health

UBMD Family Medicine (UBMDFM) contributes towards the cost of group health, dental and vision coverage with the employee being responsible for the difference. The employer contribution and the provided health insurer may vary from year to year. Health insurance coverage begins on the first of the month following the first day of employment. 

Life Insurance

Employer-paid life insurance policy in the amount of $75,000.

Short Term and Long Term Disability

NYS statutory short term disability and long term disability coverage.

401(k) Retirement Plan

Eligible to participate immediately in the 401(k) through payroll deduction. You will be eligible to participate in the pension plan after successful completiton of one year of continuous service and 1,000 hours of service. Ten percent (10%) of your gross salary is deposited into funds that you choose.

Workers' Compensation/NYS Disability

Covered as required by state law.

Malpracticve Insurance

Employer paid through Academic Health.

Hospital Dues

Employer paid.