Salary and Benefits
Residents at SUNY Upstate Medical University receive a competitive salary plus additional benefits including; vacation time, sick time, health, vision, and dental insurance.
Syracuse has the conveniences of a big city with the comforts of a small town. Syracuse offers an enviable combination of outstanding quality of life and affordable living. Our residency program puts you in the heart of New York’s fourth largest city.
Our campus is adjacent to Syracuse University and is part of the dynamic hub known as “University Hill”. Our practice site is just four blocks from downtown Syracuse, which offers a rich cultural life including theater, museums and the historic Armory Square District with many fine restaurants and unique shops.
Nature at Your Doorstep
With four distinct seasons, recreational opportunities abound. Many lakes, parks and golf courses are within a few minutes of Syracuse. Within a two-hour drive are Lake Ontario, the Finger Lakes wine region, Ithaca, the Thousand Islands and the Adirondack Mountains. Many residents have taken advantages of these areas to ski, hike and explore!