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The average chief resident salary in United States is $66,777 or an equivalent hourly rate of $32. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $968. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level chief resident (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $47,281. On the other end, a senior level chief resident (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $81,805.

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