• Travel Nursing: Expand Your Career Horizons

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    "I decided to become a travel nurse for the flexibility and the different avenues that you can pursue."

    Travel nursing provides the best of both worlds: Build valuable career experiences at leading healthcare facilities while exploring new parts of the country. NursingJobs.com is your source for the answers to travel nursing FAQs you need to thrive as a traveling nurse.

    Travel Nurse Salaries and Compensation

    Thanks to high demand, travel nursing salaries can be up to 15 percent higher than non-traveling nursing salaries. Take-home pay includes a daily allowance for meals and incidentals, and a minimum number of hours is usually guaranteed. Travel nurse salaries often include quick-start bonuses for specialty assignments and completion bonuses that can go as high as $6,000. Earn even more when you refer a friend. And make sure you choose the right travel nursing company that meets your needs.

    Benefits, Housing and Insurance

    Travel nurses receive some of the best benefits in the industry, as well as high-quality, private housing that's fully furnished and located close to your assignment facility. Every assignment also includes free life insurance and your choice of medical and dental plans with no or low-cost premiums.
  • Why Nurses Like Traveling

    Video: Advice for New Travel Nurses

    Flexibility, variety of opportunity, competitive pay, great benefits — find out what the RNs in our network like the most about our travel nursing job opportunities.

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  • Advice for New Travel Nurses

    Video: Advice for New Travel Nurses

    Check out this video for firsthand insight and advice from seasoned RN travelers about the many benefits and opportunities of exploring a travel nursing career.

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