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Salary & Benefits


Approved Positions

  • PGY-1 Resident: 2

2018-2019 Salaries

  • PGY 1: $50,533

Paid Leave

  • Annual Leave: 3.05 hours/pay period
  • Sick Leave: 3.42 hours/pay period
  • Maternity/paternity leave policy
  • Federal holidays:
    • New Year’s Day
    • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    • Presidents Day
    • Good Friday
    • Memorial Day
    • Independence Day
    • Labor Day
    • Piominko Day
    • Veterans Day
    • Thanksgiving Day
    • Christmas Day
    • Resident’s birthday

Conference Leave

  • Residents will have the opportunity to attend multiple regional and national meetings, which include:
    • American Society Health System Pharmacists (ASHP) Midyear
    • Oklahoma Society of Health System Pharmacists (OSHP) Annual Meeting
    • Texas Society of Health System Pharmacists (TSHP) Resident Conference
    • Indian Health Service (IHS) Area Annual Conference
    • Indian Health Service (IHS) Pharmacy Practice Training Program


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • 401(k) Match - up to 5 percent

Certification Opportunities

  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • ASHP University of Kentucky Teaching Certificate