ER Travel Nurse Jobs and Salary

Looking to advance your emergency room nurse (ER nurse) career? American Mobile has tons of high paying ER travel nurse jobs ready to fill in exceptional healthcare facilities throughout the nation. These nurses can treat patients who are in critical condition and put their practical skills and knowledge to the test in the emergency room that focuses on providing care for patients suffering from trauma or other conditions needing emergency attention. Emergency rooms are fast-paced, in which, a successful emergency department needs highly skilled yet calm nurses.

Working in an emergency department setting requires a variety of knowledge about healthcare in general and specific levels and care for patients of all ages. This nursing specialty is not only rewarding but also requires a clear-minded person who can make accurate assessments before taking action. If you are considering an ER travel nursing job, you’ve come to the right place.

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ER Travel Nurse Salary: Earn up to $5,200/week

ER departments are often hiring travel nurses to manage critical needs. As an emergency room travel nurse, you can make up to $1,200 to $5,200 per week, or up to $6,700 for a 13-week assignment! Whereas a permanent ER nurse makes an average of $76,131 a year, or about $1,464 per week, according to The likelihood of taking a travel nursing assignment with a much higher pay rate is very high. For more details about salary, contact a recruiter.

How to Become an Emergency Room Nurse

Emergency room nurses often require specialized training as they treat patients with life-threatening illnesses or injuries. American Mobile requires one year of hospital experience before referring an ER nurse to any travel assignment. It is important for you to experience the day in the life of the ER as well as see and treat patients of all ages dealing with different ailments.

Each healthcare facility may require different certifications, therefore, do not get discouraged if you do not qualify for your dream assignment. We have partnerships with most healthcare providers and hospitals, making American Mobile, the leading travel nursing agency with the largest database of travel nursing jobs. Our experienced recruiters are the first to know about the requirements demanded by each hospital. Contact a recruiter today to provide your certifications and explore your options.

Life Beyond the Emergency Room

Travel nurses enjoy the flexibility of a travel assignment. While their shift may be high stress, their free time is usually filled with adventure and exploration. After taking on their first assignment, many of our nurses accept assignments in various parts of the country so they can adventure in new places. For more information, read our latest blogs about travel nursing news.

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*Disclaimer: Wages for ER nurse travel jobs are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements.

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