We offer our orthopaedic surgery fellows a comprehensive benefits package.


Fellows are provided an annual stipend that’s commensurate with institutional guidelines and post-graduate year, which is uniform among clinical departments, pursuant to recommendations made by the Graduate Medical Education Committee and approved by the associate dean for Graduate Medical Education and the chief medical officer. For the 2017-2018 year, these stipends are as follows:

PGY1:  $51,510
PGY2:  $53,061
PGY3:  $54,758
PGY4:  $56,636
PGY5:  $58,461
PGY6:  $60,284


The following benefits are provided by the department:

  • Three weeks paid vacation
  • One week professional leave with pay for attendance at a national or international conference
  • Reimbursement for attendance at above conference

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and Ohio State University provide:
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage, including single and dependent coverage
  • Disability coverage 
  • Workers’ compensation
  • Life insurance
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Sick leave 
  • Maternity and paternity leave
  • Retirement benefits
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • On-call facilities 
  • On-call meals stipend  
  • Lab coats and laundering
  • Parking
  • Library and learning resources
  • Counseling and support
  • Recreation facilities

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