LSUHSC Baton Rouge Emergency Medicine

5246 Brittany Drive, MEIC Building, 3rd Floor

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

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PGY 1: $53,270.39

PGY 2: $55,056.10

PGY 3: $56,939.92


Medical malpractice: Professional liability is covered by the state of Louisiana 

Health: State employee plans or managed care plans

Vision: Option to buy coverage for an eye exam and one pair of glasses/contacts every year

Dental: Option to buy indemnity plan

Disability: Group long-term disability provided at no cost

Life: Option to buy plan. The basic life coverage is $5,000. Supplemental coverage of one and one-half times annual salary up to a maximum of $50,000 is also available.

Deferred Compensation: Plan for tax-deferred savings and investments. Accumulated contributions plus investment earnings may be withdrawn at termination of service without any tax penalties. Applicable federal and state taxes must be paid on withdrawn funds. The funds may also be left on deposit with the plan and will continue to be invested on a tax-deferred basis.


Vacation: 3 weeks for PGY-1 and 4 weeks for PGY-2 and PGY-3

Paid Membership: ACEP, EMRA, Louisiana Chapter of ACEP, Louisiana Chapter of AAEM


Paid Courses: ACLS, ATLS, PALS 

Educational Stipend: Yearly stipend of $400

Board Review: Free Rosh Review and Board Vitals access 

Clothing: Two lab coats and four pairs of monogrammed department scrubs provided as a PGY-1, one lab coat, and one pair of monogrammed scrubs each subsequent year

Misc: Meals provided by all institutions when on-call, free covered parking