Teach & Practice Family Medicine in Janesville, WI – “Wisconsin’s Park Place”

Family Medicine
Metropolitan 1 (50,000 to 250,000)

Job Overview

Job Id 5729
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 Board Certified Family Medicine Physician for Full-time faculty member within at our Family Medicine Residency Program.
  • Our residency program is a well-established, community-based program. 
  • Physician will be responsible as Director of Medical Student Activities; for resident scholarly activities and teaching; and will maintain own practice base.
  • Family Medicine Residency Program is located in Janesville, WI.
  • Patients are admitted to a Level II Trauma Center located just four miles from the residency. Hospital campus consists of a total of 25 physician specialties, Regional Neurosurgery Center, Regional Cardiology Center, Regional Cancer Center and Women's Health Center.

Compensation Details

  • Highly competitive compensation.
  • Excellent annual salary, plus incentive bonuses
  • Outstanding benefit package including: paid malpractice and licensure, health and dental, CME, relocation, matched retirement savings, and more. Sign-on bonus and student loan forgiveness negotiable.

Community Details

  • Janesville is a mid-sized city offering a safe, family-oriented community with excellent schools and abundant recreational opportunities.
  • This community is located just 12 miles north of the Illinois border, 35 miles southeast of Madison, and 110 miles northwest of Chicago and is on the Interstate I-90 corridor providing easy access to metro areas and international airports.
  • Janesville is Wisconsin's Park Place, with over 2,500 acres of beautiful parkland and twenty acres of breathtaking botanical gardens.
  • Twenty percent of Wisconsins buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places can be found in Janesville.
  • The community also offers live theatre, an award winning water-ski show team, and unique shopping and dining.

Recruiter Insights

The Compensation.  Generally, academic opportunities pay 20 to 30% less, however, this opportunity pays similiar to a non-academic position.  Coupled with the salary, large sign on bonus and loan repayment, you'll earn one of the highest paying packages while practicing in an academic environment.   The Housing Market.  With Average Home Pricing Settled At $139,562 And Where A Desirable 3464 Square Ft. 5 Bedroom/3 Bath Home Sold For $200,000, Building A Quality Of Life With Substantial Savings Is Easy. The Community.  The Community Is Welcoming To New Members And Offers A Series Of Fun Events Throughout The Year For Family Members And Getting To Know One Another.  Why this 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:

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

Closest Major City:

  • 33 miles to Madison, WI
  • 62 miles to Milwaukee, WI
  • 90 miles to Chicago, IL

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 33 miles to Madison, WI
  • 62 miles to Milwaukee, WI
  • 90 miles to Chicago, IL

Cost of Living:

  • State Cost of Living Index - 96.4
  • City Cost of Living Index - 93.5 
  • Mean Housing Cost - $139,562

Colleges and Universities:

  • Blackhawk Technical College  (Full-time enrollment: 1,930; Located in Janesville, WI)
  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 18 miles; Whitewater, WI; Full-time enrollment: 11,124)
  • Rock Valley College (about 26 miles; Rockford, IL; FT enrollment: 6,269)
  • Edgewood College (about 34 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 34 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 34 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 34,621)


  • White 87.9%, 
  • Black 1.7%, 
  • American Indiana and Alaska Native 0.3%, 
  • Asian 1.7%, 
  • Hispanic 5.5%"
  • Two or more races 3.0%


  • State Income Tax Rate - 4%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 5%
  • City Sales Tax Rate - 0%
  • County Sales Tax Rate - 0.50%
  • Property Tax Rate - 1.76%

Major Industry:

  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)


  • As Wisconsin's Park Place, Janesville is all about the outdoors. Take advantage of over 60 improved parks and 30 miles of paved, off-road trails including the southern-most segment of Wisconsin's Ice Age Trail. 
  • Take a leisurely family bike ride on the 30 miles of paved trails that connect several parks and the downtown, or explore miles of mountain biking trails winding through Rockport Park. Go the distance on country roads or follow the trail connecting neighboring communities. 
  • In addition to two Janesville golf courses, you can enjoy a day on the greens at twelve Rock County golf courses or choose from more than 20 golf courses within a 45 minute drive of Janesville.


Arts & Culture:

  • The Janesville Performing Arts Center is Rock Countys dedicated artistic and cultural center for the community. From musical theater to classical music, JPAC has performances for everyone! 
  • Experience the Rock County Historical Society, a Rock County community resource dedicated to making history matter. 

Sports for the Spectator:

Sports fans have lots of options, including:

  • Janesville has all seasons covered, from the art and skill of waterski shows to the speed and action of hockey, or swing south for some Class A baseball.
  • The Wisconsin Badgers is a short drive away to watch Division I College Football, Basketball, Baseball, and several other sports
  • Attending Milwaukee Brewers play a MLB game or watching the Bucks play a NBA game. 
  • For you Chicago fans, attending a Bears, Bulls, Blackhawks, and the cubs is just 90 miles away.  

Sports for the Participant:

  • This community offers cross country skiing, bowling, Swimming, basketball, baseball, softball.  


  • One man's junk is another man's treasure, and Janesville's many antique, thrift and consignment stores offer ample opportunity to discover your treasure.
  • Janesville offers large shopping centers, with plenty of national retailers to choose from.
  • From a cheese shop painted like a cow, to the largest pheasant producer in North America, to fresh produce by local farmers, shop for the makings of a feast fit for kings.
  • Janesville has many opportunities to nurture your green thumb, from our seasonal farmers markets to our agriculture-based retailers.
  • Feed your hobbies and passions with shops for crafters, gamers, all kinds of bikers, and so much more.

Top Five things to do:

  1. Rotary Botanical Gardens 
  2. Rock County Historical Society
  3. CAMDEN Playground
  4. Riverside Park
  5. Gray's Brewing Company


Facility Location

City : Janesville, Wisconsin,
Population : 161,620
MSA Population : 64,009
Community Profile

Contact Information

Todd skertich
Managing Partner
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