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I received a psychiatry PA position offer for $100,000 per year, with a $10,000 2 yr commitment sign on bonus paid out after 90 days of employment. Also includes ability to earn an incentive of $20 for every RVU’s in excess of the target set for the calendar year.  RVU Target - 3,000 - $20 / RVU. is that a good offer? i have never worked with RVU's before. Base salary seems low for a psych PA. Benefits are great/standard, etc. any ideas on how to negotiate for higher base salary or loan repayment? 

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It's a decent offer.  Is it somewhere eligible for NHSC loan repayment? With a year or two of experience you will be able to turn this into an offer of 120k+ easily.  Honestly, if I were you, I'd apply to a psych residency and then go rural and start with a salary of 130-150k.

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