Neurology opening near Chicago

Metropolitan 1 (50,000 to 250,000)

Job Overview

Job Id 8674
Verified Date 08/10/2020
Loan Repayment No Response
Sign on Bonus No Response
Practice Type Employed
Accept J1 Visa Yes
Accept H1B Visa No
Permanent: Full time


What you need to know

Practice Details

  • Seeking a Neurologist to provide full-time services at a Hospital Affiliated Group.
  • Employed position
  • Office Space & Exam Rooms available
  • Manager, Receptionist, and Medical Assistants available
  • Break Room, Staff Restroom
  • Strong referral patterns established
  • Supportive Administration
  • Primarily Outpatient with limited hospital coverage

Compensation Details

  • Base Salary Guarantee w/ Productivity Bonus
  • Commencement Bonus
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Total Medical Education Loan Assistance potential
  • Stipend during Training
  • Annual CME Allowance
  • Group Health, Life and Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation, Holidays, and Sick Leave
  • Professional Liability Insurance and more!

Community Details

  • Waukegan is the largest city in and the county seat of Lake County, Illinois, United States. It is part of the Chicago metropolitan area, located approximately 36 miles north of Downtown Chicago
  • 34 miles to FASHION OUTLETS OF CHICAGO - the only two-level indoor luxury outlet shopping experience in the region. The center is home to more than 130 top designer brands - Gucci, Prada, Tory Burch, Vineyard Vines, Burberry, Coach, Michael Kors - and anchored by Nordstrom Rack, Bloomingdale’s The Outlet Store, Forever 21, Neiman Marcus Last Call, and Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH.
  • 34 miles to Parkway Bank Park at Rosemont is a 200,000 square-foot entertainment and dining complex that opened in 2012 and is home to 14 venues offering upscale international cuisine, live music, comedy, state-of-the-art film, bowling and more. 

Recruiter Insights

Compensation . The Starting Salary Is $50,000 To $75,000 More Compared To Starting Neurology Salaries In Chicago. 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 bedroom 3 bath 2,820 Sq Ft William J. Allen Home - take a trip back in time to the Victorian era to enjoy gracious living and turn of the century charm with many recent updates throughout. Delight in the lake breezes from the wrap around porch. Beautiful architectural details such as original woodwork, two story detailed staircase, many stained glass windows, two fireplaces with ornate mantels, beautiful pocket doors and much more.  This home can be yours for $215,000.

The Community  Waukegan is the largest city in and the county seat of Lake County, Illinois, United States. It is part of the Chicago metropolitan area, located approximately 36 miles north of Downtown Chicago.

The Employer  a 310-bed, multi-campus provider in Waukegan (a full service hospital), (a behavioral health, inpatient, rehabilitation, corporate health facility), (an outpatient surgery, diagnostics and rehabilitation center).

With more than 340 physicians on staff and nearly 1200 employees, this organization provides a full range of healthcare services to the people of Lake County, Illinois

Community Profile

What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 34 miles: Chicago, IL (ORD / KORD) Chicago O'Hare International Airport
  • 48 miles: Milwaukee, WI (MKE / KMKE) General Mitchell International Airport
  • 59 miles: Chicago, IL (MDW / KMDW) Chicago Midway International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 35 miles to Chicago, IL
  • 47 miles to Milwaukee, WI
  • 93 miles to Madison, WI
  • 163 miles to Fort Wayne, IN

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 35 miles to Chicago, IL
  • 47 miles to Milwaukee, WI
  • 93 miles to Madison, WI
  • 163 miles to Fort Wayne, IN

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $125,100
  • City Cost of Living Index State -97.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Cost of Living Index - 95.3

Colleges and Universities:

  • College of Lake County (about 8 miles; Grayslake, IL; Full-time enrollment: 11,041)
  • Gateway Technical College (about 17 miles; Kenosha, WI; FT enrollment: 5,089)
  • Carthage College (about 18 miles; Kenosha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,130)
  • University of Wisconsin-Parkside (about 19 miles; Kenosha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,843)




  • 57.1 %Hispanic
  • 20.5% White alone
  • 15.2% Black alone
  • 5.5% Asian alone


  • State Income Tax Rate - 3.75%%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6.25%
  • County Tax Rate - 1.94%
  • Property Tax Rate - 1.73%


Major Industry:

  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)




  • Lake County’s parks and facilities offer a large range of recreational opportunities to people of all ages, no matter what your interests.
  • Visit the award winning parks of Waukegan, which were recently named best in the nation.
  • Conquer the indoor climbing rock wall at the Libertyville Sports Complex or take a swing at their indoor driving range voted “Chicagoland’s Best” by the Daily Herald

Arts & Culture:

  • Jack Benny Center
  • Visual Arts Center
  • Urban Edge Gallery
  • Genesee Theatre

Sports for the Spectator:

  • Chicago Cubs & White Sox Baseball
  • Chicago Bears NFL
  • Chicago Bulls NBA
  • Chicago Blackhawks NHL

Sports for the Participant:

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Swimming



  • Gurnee Mills. 
  • Hawthorn Mall. 
  • Belvidere Mall. 
  • Pleasant Prairie Premium Outlets

Top Five things to do:

  1. Genesee Theatre
  2. Waukegan Municipal Beach
  3. The People's Choice Family Fun Center
  4. Three Brothers Theater
  5. Lyons Woods Forest Preserve




Facility Location

City : Waukegan, Illinois,
Population : 9,533,040
MSA Population : 84,476
Community Profile

Contact Information

Todd skertich
Managing Partner
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