Operating Room (OR) Travel Nursing Jobs and Salary

Your experience as an operating room (OR) nurse will open so many doors at American Mobile. Our travel OR nursing jobs provide you with everything you need to be successful. Expanding your nursing resume and refining your job preferences to ensure you succeed is our main goal.

Hospitals and specialty clinics are always in need of OR nurse skillsets, which give aspiring travel nurses a variety of location and assignment options across the nation. As the leading travel nursing agency, we will help you succeed in your new career by handling all of your travel details, including state licensing, housing, travel planning, and expenses.

As an OR travel nurse, you will still perform the same duties as a staff nurse; helping coordinate patient care in operating room settings. You’ll manage care before, during, and after surgical procedures, monitor equipment, and assist other operating room healthcare professionals with sterilizing supplies, equipment, and instruments. 

OR Travel Nurse Salary

Operating room nurses often have a lucrative career path. According to Salary.com, the average OR nursing salary in the United States is around $78,220.

However, how much do OR travel nurses make? The beauty of travel nursing jobs is the flexibility in schedules and the compensation packages you’ll be able to make. OR travel nurses with American Mobile can expect to make anywhere from $2,974 to $5,394 a week. Making the maximum earning potential nearly $70,122 for a 13-week assignment. These numbers will vary by state and facility type, but we have all of the upfront information you’ll need on the OR job search results page.

Becoming an OR Traveling Nurse

Qualifying to be an OR travel nurse fairly simple. If you have a nursing degree from an accredited nursing school and at least one year of on the job work experience, you’re set to begin your adventure.

We are proud to give our OR travel nurses so many options when it comes to travel assignments. As the most established travel nursing agency, we have relationships with top facilities across the country, giving you access to contracts from 4-26 weeks long. Although, average contracts are typically 13 weeks.

Let Our Team Guide You!

Travel nursing opens the doors to more than just a lucrative career. With the largest database of assignments, we will ensure your traveling preferences are met.

Our recruitment team will answer any questions or concerns you may have about our travel nursing jobs. Simply complete the form on this page to talk through any of your travel concerns with an experienced recruiter.


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*Disclaimer: Wages for OR travel nursing 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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