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Family Medicine Residency Program-Cheyenne

University of Wyoming

Salaries & Benefits



PGY 1--$53,820

PGY 2--$55,620

PGY 3--$57,540

Moving Expense

Up to $3,000 for reimbursable moving expenses


3 weeks annually (15 working days)

CME Meetings

PGY 2--5 days (maximum $1,250/year)

PGY 3--5 days (maximum $1,250/year)

Sick Leave

6 working days annually

Maternity/Paternity Leave

6 weeks (30 working days


Seven full-time board certified family physicians, six doing OB and one Sports Medicine Fellow,  two full-time Pharm.D., a part-time General Surgeon, a full-time Social Worker, a part-time Psychologist, and two part-time Geriatricians.

Flexible Benefit Plan

Pre-tax deduction to medical reimbursement and/or dependent care accounts.

Health Insurance

Excellent group plan with family coverage available at reasonable cost.

Dental Insurance

Preventive and optional coverage available for employee and family.

Vision Care

Available for employee and dependents with minimal co-pay.

Professional Liability Insurance

Coverage is provided for all actions during residency training. (Moonlighting is not covered. Sites must provide physician coverage.)

Life Insurance

$50,000 benefit plus $20,000 for accidental death and dismemberment.  Additional coverage available for family.

Disability Insurance

Long-term disability provided (66.66% of monthly salary)

Retirement Benefits

The State contributes additional 14.56% of gross salary to retirement fund.  Employee contributes additional 2.055%.  An additional $20/month contribution to supplemental retirement from State.


On-call meals at hospital & lunches at the noon conferences are provided.


Research opportunities available, but not required.  Funding available for presentations.


Medical library in the Family Medicine Residency. 

The residents have access to a host of care provider tools and databases through WWAMI and the University of Washington School of Medicine, such as UpToDate and MDConsult.

Family Medicine Center

Modern facility with more than 30 support staff members. Computerized system including medical records to aid in providing quality patient care and outstanding educational environment.

Professional Memberships

Annual dues paid for American Academy of Family Physicians, Wyoming Academy of Family Physicians, Wyoming and Laramie County Medical Societies. Step III fee and FCVS fee are reimbursed.  Will also reimburse WY licensure, WY Board of Pharmacy and DEA registration fees.

Tuition Benefits

Tuition benefits are available to residents and spouses

Miscellaneous Benefits

Iphones, University of Wyoming athletic tickets, UW Library use,



Contact Us

Cheyenne Family Medicine Residency Program

821 East 18th Street

Cheyenne, WY 82001

Phone: 307-777-7911

Fax: 307-638-3616


1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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