Travel Nurse Pay & Benefits

In-Demand Travel Nurses Earn Higher Salaries and Attractive Benefit Packages

How Much Can a Travel Nurse Earn While on Assignment?

How Much Can a Travel Nurse Earn While on Assignment?

Travel nurses are needed all around the country. Because of this demand, travel nurses typically enjoy higher pay and attractive benefits when compared to bedside RNs. There are several factors that can affect your paycheck as a traveling nurse. Your specialty, location, and the benefits most important to you will determine how much money goes into your pocket each week. To optimize your salary and the job perks you receive, it pays to be in the know. When you partner with Prolink, your recruiter provides clear guidance on the best job opportunities available with all the details you need, including salary, benefits, and any bonuses offered.

Different jobs will offer different amounts, and your pay may vary from state to state. Tell us what is most important to you and we’ll help you maximize your earnings as a travel nurse.

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Unique Benefits of Partnering with Prolink

Insurance Plans

Our travel nurses are eligible for the comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans available to our internal staff, and a no-cost medical option at the employee-only level. Your medical coverage begins on the very first day of your assignment and includes the option for spouse/dependent coverage. Prolink also offers accident and hospital indemnity plans, life insurance, and short- and long-term disability to our travel nurses and their families.

401k Plan

Enroll and contribute to your 401k retirement plan, starting on Day One. The plan offers a match after 12 months of service and all plan requirements have been met. 

Perks and Discounts

We invest in you by providing a robust platform for our on-assignment clinicians to access continuing education credits, free of charge. Many of our assignments enable you to earn a retention bonus if you extend at or take another assignment with a facility that qualifies. When traveling, you may also be eligible for per diem in addition to a competitive hourly rate, paid out weekly. With Prolink, you can also be awarded unlimited referral bonuses for referring clinicians who complete all the qualifications for payout. Moreover, we're here to support your personal and financial well-being through exclusive deals and limited-time offers on the products, services, and experiences you want and love—Prolink's Savings Marketplace has you covered. 

Which Travel Nurse Assignments Pay the Best?

Which Travel Nurse Assignments Pay the Best?

The first step to earning what you want as a travel nurse is to communicate with your Prolink recruiter. Tell your recruiter about the pay and benefits you expect, and get tailored job results that fit your goals. Besides pay, you'll want to consider the cost of living in the area you are considering, as well as other aspects of the experience. Your recruiter can help match you with the job that balances excellent pay with your other preferences, so you can maximize your earnings with every assignment.