Labor and Delivery (L&D) Nurse Jobs & Salary

Labor and delivery (L&D) nurse jobs are widely available, with many of the nation’s top healthcare facilities seeking qualified L&D RNs.

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Description &
Responsibilities

L & D Nurse Job Responsibilities

Labor and delivery nurse jobs involve caring for women and newborns during the antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum and neonatal stages of the childbirth process. L&D RNs provide support and monitor the mother`s and baby`s vital signs during labor birth and manage a variety of potential issues that may arise. Labor and delivery nursing jobs also include providing support and education to mothers and their families after giving birth. Typically, L&D nurses work in hospitals, clinics and maternity or birthing centers.

Education &
Training

L & D Nurse Requirements

Our travel partners accept applications from labor and delivery employment seekers who have an undergraduate degree in nursing which includes training in anatomy and physiology, pathology, human development and treatment modalities. Because labor and delivery nursing jobs are among the most popular specialty professions, advanced coursework is suggested. Such programs last between six and 12 months and can be completed upon graduation from nursing school.

Salary &
Benefits

L & D Nurse Salary

Average labor and delivery nurse salary rates vary, but you can be confident that our travel partners offer the most competitive compensation plans possible. According to ADVANCE for Nurses’ 2012 Nursing Salary Survey, the average annual salary for labor and delivery nursing jobs is $72,500, with variances depending upon location, industry, and experience.

In addition, NursingJobs.com's travel partners offer free housing, expense reimbursement, bonus opportunities, and free liability insurance. Health and dental insurance are also offered, with a 30-day coverage window between travel labor and delivery nursing job assignments.

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