Pediatrician needed in beautiful western Ky – Madisonville, Ky

Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)

Job Overview

Job Id 8149
Verified Date 01/02/2020
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 BC/BE pediatrician to join our team in located in Madisonville, KY.

Compensation Details

  • Compensation Package designed for High Producers
  • Start up bonus 
  • Educational Loans (if applicable)
  • Incentavized Quality Measures

Community Details

  • Located 90 min from Nashville, TN and 50 minutes south of Evansville, IN. 
  • Beautiful recreational areas with large man-made lakes. 
  • Western Kentucky is famous for our recreational areas and parks. 
  • Many large lakes, golf courses, year around swimming and tennis courts are available. 
  • You will find award winning schools as well as Fine Arts in our beautiful community.

Recruiter Insights

More Money And Low Cost Of Living . Enjoy A Starting Salary Of Up To $60,000 More Than Nashville and Louisville metropolitan Areas, Along With A Cost Of Living At Least 30% Lower. You Will Gain A Significant Financial Advantage For Paying Off Student Loans, Buying A Home, And Planning For Your Future.

The Housing Market   Your Earnings Will Provide Ample Room For A Great Home In An Educated Community With Outstanding Schools, Along With Wealth Accumulation And Preservation Opportunities. With A Mean Home Price Of $104,886, A 5-Bedroom, 4-Bath, 3,442 Sq Ft Home sits on 6 acres Can Be Yours For $339,900.

Have The Perfect Blend Of Work-Life Balance .  You'll Find This Organization To Support A Good Work/Life Balance At A Caring, Collaborative Environment Where Leadership Listens. 

The Community   This Warm And Inviting Community Welcomes New Members And Offers A Series Of Fun Events Throughout The Year For Family Members And Getting To Know One Another.  It Is Also Strongly Suited For The Practicing Physician Who Welcomes The Embrace Of A Quiet And Quaint Community Surrounded By Neighboring Towns With The Availability Of Occasion Scenic Commute To Nashville.

About Employer.   This Employer Is Committed To Its Doctors And The Entire Employee Staff And Enjoys Long Term Retention Of Its Key Physician Personnel Due To Exceptional Compensation And Quality Of Life Provided By The Community   

Community Profile

What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 112 miles: Nashville, TN (BNA / KBNA) Nashville International Airport
  • 149 miles: Louisville, KY (SDF / KSDF) Louisville International Airport
  • 220 miles: Indianapolis, IN (IND / KIND) Indianapolis International Airport
  • 230 miles: Saint Louis, MO (STL / KSTL) Lambert-St. Louis International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 89 miles to Nashville, TN
  • 115 miles to Louisville, KY
  • 173 miles to Saint Louis, MO
  • 174 miles to Lexington-Fayette, KY

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 89 miles to Nashville, TN
  • 115 miles to Louisville, KY
  • 173 miles to Saint Louis, MO
  • 174 miles to Lexington-Fayette, KY

Cost of Living:

  • State Cost of Living Index - 94.6
  • City Cost of Living Index - 81.2
  • Mean Housing Cost - $104,886


Colleges and Universities:

  • There are 14 colleges within 50 miles of Madisonville. 
  • Madisonville Community College (MCC), located in Madisonville, KY, is one of 16 two-year, open-admissions colleges of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS). MCC offers associate degree programs, as well as technical diplomas and certificates, with the overall purpose of making postsecondary educational opportunities available to Kentucky's citizens and workforce.



  • White 81.8%, 
  • Black 11.4%, 
  • American Indiana and Alaska Native 0.4%, 
  • Asian 0.7%, 
  • Two or more races 4.8%, 
  • Hispanic 3.2%


  • State Income Tax Rate - 5%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6%
  • City Sales Tax Rate - 6%
  • County Tax Rate - 0%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.77%

Major Industry:

  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)


  • Madisonvilles Cherry Park features two tennis courts, open during daylight hours.
  • Dr. Festus Claybon Park offers a walking trail, basketball courts, a playground, volleyball courts, and a spray park. 
  • Bring your reels and wheels and spend the day in this 188-acre park at Grapevine Lake, which features a fishing lake and four miles of mountain bike trails.
  • Enjoy fishing and kayaking on the 360-acre Lake Pee Wee in Madisonville. 
  • At Madisonville City Park with more than 250 acres of trails, playgrounds, lakes, and golf courses, families can have hours of fun! The parks amenities include a 9-hole golf course, an 18-hole disc golf course, a footgolf course, two stocked lakes for fishing, a swimming pool, a 1.25-mile walking trail, volleyball and tennis courts, a clubhouse with meeting room, shaded picnic areas, and an amphitheater.
  • Enjoy the quiet beauty of nature at the 265-acre farm of the late Dr. Merle and Mrs. Glema Mahr, gifted the City of Madisonville in 2009. With its rolling hills, mature trees, ponds, and a shoreline on Lake Pee Wee, the park maintains and preserves a natural environment for native birds, fish, wildlife, plants and wildflowers. Explore the park on paved trails or go off the beaten path and hike the soft trails through 40 acres of wooded landscape. Find your perfect fishing spot at one of the numerous ponds or paddle out onto 420-acre Lake Pee Wee on your canoe or kayak.

Arts & Culture:

  • Housed in the Glema Mahr Center for the Arts, the Ann P. Baker Gallery regularly features regional and national art exhibits of textiles, sculpture, photography, oil paintings, and more.
  • Glema Mahr Center for the Arts - Classical and popular music acts, award-winning plays, and top-name entertainers grace the stage of this 1,000+ seat, state-of-the-art theater every season.
  • Governor Ruby Laffoon Cabin - Tour the cabin where Kentuckys 43rd governor the man who initiated the state sales tax and made Harlan Sanders a Colonel was born. Originally constructed in the mid-1800s, this relocated and restored cabin is furnished with period pieces.
  • Historical Society Museum of Hopkins County - Housed in the former Hopkins County Library, the museum is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and features an original 1910 Buick Buggybout one of only three left in the world! Other memorabilia dates back to the early 1800s and showcases the regions coal industry, political history, lifestyles, and more.

Sports for the Spectator:

  • Elmer Kelley Stadium is currently the home of the Madisonville North Hopkins High School Maroons and summer collegiate baseball team, the Madisonville Miners.
  • The Pennyrile Soapbox Derby Association (PSDA) host the annual Madisonville Local All American Soapbox Derby the first Saturday of June. 
  • Cited by many as one of the best tracks in western Kentucky, the Western Kentucky Speedway offers UMP Modified, Street Stock, Pure Stock, Super Late Models (once a month) and Cruisers nearly every weekend April September.

Sports for the Participant:

  • Hunters Outdoor 3D Range
  • Madisonville Country Club and Golf Course is a championship 18-hole course is open to the public 7 days a week.
  • Hopkins County YAA offers 5 softball and baseball fields, along with batting cages, bullpen, restrooms, clubhouse/locker room and a press box.
  • Ride 20.6 miles of trails over 856 acres of reclaimed mining land near Earlington. Located 7 miles south of Madisonville off Hwy 41/Hopkinsville Rd., amenities include public restrooms, shelter house, and picnic area. Trails are open on Saturdays and Sundays, beginning each spring


  • Amandas carries a variety of home decor and gifts, including hand crafted goods made in America.
  • Finders Keepers Vendor Outlet Mall - With over 24,000 square feet of new, used, vintage, and antique treasures, you may want to bring a friend and allow plenty of time to browse the vast selection.
  • Madison Square Shopping Center
  • Hattie James - Named after two very special people, James and Hattie Hanner, this boutique offers trendy and affordable womens clothing, accessories, gifts and shoes.
  • Parkway Plaza Mall - Conveniently located adjacent to Madison Square Shopping Center, the mall is anchored by retailers, eateries, and entertainment venues including Peebles Department Store, Tumbleweed Southwest Grill, and Carmike Capitol 8 Cinemas.

Top Five things to do:

  • Trover Wellness Park 
  • Gov. Ruby Laffoon Birthplace 
  • Mahr Park
  • Ruby Laffon Log Cabin 
  • Brumfield Farm Market


Facility Location

City : Madisonville, Kentucky,
Population : 45,904
MSA Population : 19,622
Community Profile

Contact Information

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