Salary & Benefits

Pharmacy residents are classified as regular, full-time employees of the University of Utah Health.

  • Salary is approximately $52,000 for first year residents and $61,000 for second year/specialty residents.
  • The benefits package includes health, dental, and life insurance, and staff discounts.
  • Residents accrue 20 days of paid time off (PTO) each year and 10 paid holidays, but are asked to limit vacation/interview days to 10 days per year.
  • Depending on the residency program, registration and travel is paid for the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and the Mountain States Resident's Conference.