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Residency Salary & Benefits

Competitive Compensation

Aurora Pharmacy Residency programs reward your hard work with a strong salary and benefits package.


Current Pharmacy Residency salaries are:

PGY1 (First-Year Resident): $47,840
PGY2 (Second-Year Resident): $58,240

Salaries are reviewed and updated annually to remain competitive.


Health and Wellness

You and your qualified dependents are eligible to participate in Aurora Health Care benefit programs. Benefits include:

  • Paid time off
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Disability insurance

Residents are allowed up to 19 days off (including a maximum of six sick days) during the program year. Time off requires advanced approval and is not guaranteed.


We encourage the professional growth of our residents by emphasizing leadership and mentorship across all of our programs.

Residents will receive opportunities to attend state and national conferences, with available travel assistance.

All residents receive a paid membership to the Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin (PSW), Wisconsin’s state pharmacy professional organization.

Apply for a Residency

Learn how to apply to an Aurora Pharmacy Residency program. Get information about candidate requirements, the application process and the required on-site interview.

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