Neurology position with nation's best healthcare system

Physician: Neurology
Market: Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)
Job ID:6031
Verified Date:09/18/2023
Loan Repayment:No Response
Sign on Bonus:Yes
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No
Accept H1b Visa:No Response
Permanent: Full time Neurology

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • General Neurology position; any subspecialty training will be considered
  • New or experienced neurologists are encouraged to apply
  • Opportunity exists for joint appointment with Mayo Clinic in Rochester
  • 5 day work week; Weekday and weekend general adult call of 1:4
  • Department has EMG lab, EEG lab and Sleep Disorders Center, all of which are accredited
  • Department has Primary Stroke Center certified by Joint Commission
  • Full back up from all subspecialties
  • Comprehensive benefits package and competitive salary guarantee
  • Common EMR/PACS across all facilities


Compensation Details

  • Competitive Guaranteed Salary 
  • Generous productivity plan
  • Excellent medical, dental, and spending account provided
  • World famous Mayo malpractice coverage
  • Generous CME stipend
  • Retirement pension ensures secure financial future

Community Details

  • Enjoy one of the largest cities in southern MN and has earned several livability awards. 
  • Strong economic growth leads Minnesota and is among the top in the nation. 
  • The city has a contiguous population area of 96,740 and 1.6 million people live within 60 miles of this desirable community.
  • Nestled in the scenic beauty of the Minnesota River Valley, with convenient access to Minneapolis-St. Paul just one hour away.

Recruiter Insights

This Neurology opportunity is perfectly suited for the physician who desires an extraordinary opportunity to build your career narrative by working for one of the country's leading Hospitals and a name synonymous with excellence; The Mayo Clinics.

For the select talent who knows their hard work and talent warrant leading compensation, up $85,000 more than working in the close by Minneapolis or St. Paul markets.

Enjoy a tremendous low cost of living with median home price of $162,831 and a 5-bedroom/3 bath premier home lists for $274,00, paving the way for substantial investing, saving and building for the financial future.

This opportunity is ideal for the doctor who will appreciate this warm college town (Mankato University) and inviting community of 40,411 people located along a large bend of the Minnesota River at its confluence with the Blue Earth River. 

Partner with the nations best hospital (U.S. News & World Report 2017-2018), ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. Practicing at this clinic provides a rewarding career that promotes excellence in patient-centered care. You can thrive in an environment that supports innovation and has a wealth of resources available to you including an integrated EMR and collaboration with top specialists to give your patients the quality of care you want to achieve.

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  •  77 miles: Minneapolis, MN (MSP / KMSP) Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport
  • 206 miles: Duluth, MN (DLH / KDLH) Duluth International Airport
  • 227 miles: Des Moines, IA (DSM / KDSM) Des Moines International Airport
  • 286 miles: Fargo, ND (FAR / KFAR) Hector International Airport


Closest Major City:

  • 67 miles to Minneapolis, MN
  • 70 miles to Saint Paul, MN
  • 223 miles to Omaha, NE
  • 240 miles to Madison, WI


Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 77 miles: Minneapolis, MN (MSP / KMSP) Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport
  • 92 miles: Rochester, MN (RST / KRST) Rochester International Airport
  • 136 miles: Saint Cloud, MN (STC / KSTC) St. Cloud Regional Airport
  • 155 miles: Sioux Falls, SD (FSD / KFSD) Sioux Falls Regional Airport
  • 156 miles: La Crosse, WI (LSE / KLSE) La Crosse Municipal Airport

Cost of Living:

  • State Cost of Living Index - 99.7
  • City Cost of Living Index - 80.9
  • Mean Housing Cost- $162,831

Colleges and Universities:


  • Minnesota State University-Mankato 
  • Bethany Lutheran College 
  • Gustavus Adolphus College (12 miles)
  • South Central College (3 miles)



  • White 86.5% 
  • Black 4.1% 
  • American Indiana and Alaska Native 0.5%
  • Asian 2.8%, 
  • Hispanic 3.4%
  • Two or more races 2.6%


  • State Income Tax Rate - 5.35% - 9.85%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6.875% 
  • City Sales Tax Rate - 0.5%
  • County Sales Tax Rate - 0%
  • Property Tax Rate - 1.17%

Major Industry:

  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)


  • More than 900 acres of quality park and recreation areas provide plenty to do including hiking, frisbee golf, basketball, swimming and more. 
  • Kiwanis Recreation Area features trails, two dog park areas, a canoe/kayak area, an archery range, restrooms and a picnic shelter open for use throughout the year.

Arts & Culture:

  • Mankato is a thriving arts community with quality theater, music, dance and visual arts programs. Applaud a rousing theater production, peruse a gallery full of work by popular local artists, or reconnect under the stars at an outdoor concert. 
  • Mankato is a thriving arts community with quality theater, music, dance and visual arts programs. Applaud a rousing theater production, peruse a gallery full of work by popular local artists, or reconnect under the stars at an outdoor concert.

Sports for the Spectator:

  • You can drive out 67 miles to watch the Minnesota Twins play a MLB game.
  • You can drive out 67 miles to watch The Minnesota Timberwolves play a NBA game.

Sports for the Participant:

  • Youth programs include Saturday Morning Sports: T-Ball, Archery, Youth Intro to Golf, Rock Climbing, Youth Pickleball, and Minnesota River Paddle.
  • Adult Winter Volleyball, Adult Mens Basketball, Adult Womens Social Volleyball, Adult Pickleball, Adult Slowpitch Softball, Adult Summer Sand Volleyball, Adult Fall Slowpitch Softball are offered.


  • River Hills Mall is the shopping center of choice for Southern Minnesota. Youll find more than 80 stores featuring the newest apparel, accessories and home goods. The eight-screen theater, a turn-of-the-century carousel, the diverse food court and the childrens play area make this the ideal family-friendly destination in the area. 
  • Vintage Mall Antiques has many unique antiques you should check out.

Top Five things to do:

  1. Minneopa State Park 
  2. Sibley Park Zoo 
  3. Room Escape Games (2) 
  4. Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota 
  5. Red Jacket Trail