Physician – Pediatrics, Waukesha County, Wisconsin

Physician: Pediatric: General
Market: Metropolitan 1 (50,000 to 250,000)
Job ID:11085
Verified Date:06/04/2024
Loan Repayment:No Response
Sign on Bonus:Yes
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No Response
Accept H1b Visa:Yes
Permanent: Full time Pediatric: General

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Due to an unmet demand and increasing volumes, an additional Pediatrican is needed to join the existing team.
  • The group currently consists of seven Pediatricians, but one will be departing to be closer to her family.
  • Expect a nice variety of patient ages from newborn through teenagers.
  • This is an outpatient-only practice, and call via phone-only is 1 in 7 shared with the other Pediatricians.

Compensation Details

  • Offers a two-year guaranteed salary with incentive formula, a generous signing bonus, student loan repayment, moving expenses and a comprehensive benefits package.

Community Details

  • Waukesha Pewaukee is a perfect example of how two captivating communities can be so close in proximity but be so different, offering visitors the best of both worlds.
  • One has a historic downtown, the other a sun-drenched lakefront. One boasts high-end cuisine the other hearty traditional fare.


Recruiter Insights

Compensation. The Starting Salary Is $50,000 To $75,000 More Compared To Starting Medicine Salaries In Milwaukee. Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 20% Lower Than The Aforementioned Metropolitan Areas, Provides Significant Purchasing Power To Build Their Dream Home, Payoff School Loans And Retire Early.

The Housing Market. This 4,526 sq ft, 5 bedroom; 4 bath ome on cul-de-sac w/ finished walkout lower level leading to Inground pool. First impressions bring you to the 2-story foyer, formal DR & chef pleasing kitchen w/ high end appliances, large island, walk in pantry & breakfast bar; Great Room w/ GFP & HWF's; master bedroom suite w/ whirlpool tub & separate shower; impressive finished lower level rec room. This home can be yours for $489,900.

The Community. Waukesha is a city in and the county seat of Waukesha County, Wisconsin, United States. It is part of the Milwaukee metropolitan area. Its population was 70,718 at the 2010 census. 

Waukesha was home to Les Paul who invented the solid-body electric guitar, as well as the first 8-track tape recorder among other inventions; Les Paul is a Grammy award-winning artist who received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, was inducted into the Hollywood Rock of Walk of Fame, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the N.J. Inventors Hall of Fame and the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

The Employer.  Health care leader in Waukesha County and surrounding areas, providing outstanding care across a full spectrum of services.They  strive to continuously improve the health and well-being of the community by combining skill, compassion and innovation. Our regional health care system offers fitness and wellness services, primary and specialty care, hospital care, rehabilitation, home care, hospice care and more.

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 24 miles: Milwaukee, WI (MKE / KMKE) General Mitchell International Airport
  • 94 miles: Chicago, IL (ORD / KORD) Chicago O'Hare International Airport
  • 119 miles: Chicago, IL (MDW / KMDW) Chicago Midway International Airport
  • 126 miles: Green Bay, WI (GRB / KGRB) Austin Straubel International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 14.5 miles to Milwaukee, WI
  • 85.7 miles to Chicago, IL

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 24 miles: Milwaukee, WI (MKE / KMKE) General Mitchell International Airport
  • 63 miles: Madison, WI (MSN / KMSN) Dane County Regional Airport
  • 91 miles: Rockford, IL (RFD / KRFD) Chicago Rockford International Airport
  • 94 miles: Chicago, IL (ORD / KORD) Chicago O'Hare International Airport
  • 98 miles: Appleton, WI (ATW / KATW) Outagamie County Regional Airport

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $196,100
  • City Cost of Living Index - 99.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 96.2

Colleges and Universities:

  • Waukesha County Technical College (about 5 miles; Pewaukee, WI; Full-time enrollment: 4,415)
  • Marquette University (about 16 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 9,844)
  • Milwaukee Area Technical College (about 17 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 13,156)
  • Milwaukee School of Engineering (about 17 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (about 19 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 24,196)



  • 77.6% White alone
  • 12.3% Hispanic
  • 3.9% Black alone
  • 3.9% Asian alone
  • 2.1% Two or more races




  • State Income Tax Rate - 5.94%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 5.0%
  • County Tax Rate - .43%
  • Property Tax Rate - 1.76%

Major Industry:

  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)

Read more:


  • Waukesha City Parks & Rec
  • Fox River Park
  • Minooka Park

Arts & Culture:

  • Waukesha Civic Theatre
  • Wisconsin Philharmonic
  • SummerStage of Delafield
  • Otto’s Art Academy
  • Carroll Players, Carroll University

Sports for the Spectator:

  • The Milwaukee Brewers are an American professional baseball team based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
  • The Green Bay Packers are a professional American football team based in Green Bay, Wisconsin
  • The Milwaukee Bucks are an American professional basketball team based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 
  • The Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball team is a NCAA Division I college basketball team competing in the Big Ten Conference

Sports for the Participant:

  • Adult Sports Leagues 
    • Basketball (Men’s)
    • Kickball - (Co-ed)
    • Softball - (Men's, Women's & Co-ed)
    • Touch Football - (Men's)
    • Bocce
    • Golf
    • Pickleball 
    • Tennis
    • Tae-Kwon-Do
  • Youth/Teen Sports Leagues
    • Spring Soccer 
    • Fall Soccer 
    • T-Ball 
    • Baseball 
    • Softball 


  • Westbrook Shopping Center
  • Fox Run Shopping Center
  • The Potter's Shop
  • Waukesha Antique Mall
  • Moreland Plaza Pharmacy


Top Five things to do:

  1. Fox River Park
  2. Waukesha County Historical Society & Museum
  3. Minooka Park
  4. High Roller Fun Rentals
  5. Monkey Joe's - Waukesha