The residents enjoy support from the Committee of Interns and Residents (CIR), a resident supported organization that acts as an advocate for all residents in a variety of departments including salary and benefits to housing. CIR has recently renegotiated a new collective bargaining agreement with the City of New York which offers residents of Lincoln Medical Center fair compensation for their efforts.
PGY1 salary - $61,660
Benefits from CIR include, but are not limited to:
Free malpractice, health, and life insurance
Discounted Sports Club Memberships-
Professional Education Plan with an allowance of up to $650 per academic year
Meal allowance of $2900
More information regarding CIR benefits can be obtained from their website at http://www.cirseiu.org/