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Travel Nursing Jobs in Mississippi

Travel nurse jobs in Mississippi are no dice roll for your career. While you can certainly try your luck in beach-side casinos in the state, you'll have peace of mind knowing that are here to help you keep your nursing career well in hand as you work assignments throughout the Magnolia State.

We have one of the largest databases of travel jobs for healthcare workers, including RN positions in various specialties across this Gulf Coast state. Whether you want to work in large cities such as Biloxi or Jackson or explore the rural charm once captured by writer William Faulkner, travel nursing jobs in Mississippi help you do so.

Travel nursing jobs are also financially lucrative and a great way to enhance your resume and create a solid foundation for whatever your future nursing career holds.

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 What do Travel Nurse Jobs in Mississippi Pay? Earn up to $3,300/week

Nurses with an RN credential make a decent wage in Mississippi. The average is around $55,745 a year, which equates to just over $1,070 a week.

But you can increase your income as an RN working in the state by taking on travel assignments. While pay depends on the type of assignment, including where in the state it's located, what specialty it's in, and what type of facility is sponsoring the job, travel positions tend to pay more on average than traditional permanent ones.

We have assignments that pay between $1,100 to $3,300 per week. That makes your travel nursing salary in Mississippi as much as $42,900 for a 13-week assignment.

 Excellent Benefits Packages and Resources for Travelers

On top of great pay opportunities, travel nurse jobs in Mississippi via American Mobile offers access to a number of important benefits to ensure peace of mind while helping you build your nursing career. Some benefits American Mobile offers travelers include:

  • Access to unforgettable professional experiences. See the world while enhancing your nursing skills with opportunities you can't get in your hometown.
  • Help from dedicated recruiters. Get answers to all your questions and know someone is in your corner when it comes to planning your next assignment.
  • Employment benefits, including retirement plans and health insurance.
  • Housing stipends or free housing, so you never have to worry about a place to call home when you're enjoying the adventure of travel nursing.

Mississippi Cities with Highest-Paying Travel Nurse Jobs

The average travel nurse jobs salary in Mississippi was about $1,492 per week on February 1, 2024. Today, you can find jobs with a salary range between $1,270 to $2,313 per week. The cities with the highest paying jobs include:

In Mississippi, there are a number of hospital facilities with nursing staff including: Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis in Memphis, Parkridge Medical Center in Chattanooga, Hendersonville Medical Center in Hendersonville, Baton Rouge General Medical Center - Bluebonnet in Baton Rouge, and Skyline Medical Center in Nashville are well known in Mississippi.

If you have a specific start date in mind, the soonest available in Mississippi is Mar 25, 2024 for a Registered Nurse – Cardiac Catheterization Lab - Cath Lab role at $2,313 per week. The latest start date for an RN job is Mar 25, 2024 for a Registered Nurse – Cardiac Catheterization Lab - Cath Lab role at $2,313 per week.

There are a variety of contract lengths available for a travel nursing job in Mississippi including 13 Weeks (609 jobs), 12 Weeks (12 jobs), and 6 Weeks (5 jobs).

 Explore the Best of Mississippi

From nightlife to outdoor adventures, Mississippi has plenty to offer. Spend a day (or weekend) off in a coastal casino, where you can enjoy great food and beverage perks, get some of the best entertainment along I-10 and book a spa session between gaming. In Tupelo, you can see the birthplace of Elvis Presley, and if you're in the mood for learning something new, you can visit the large Mississippi Museum of Natural Science in Jackson.

Plus, when you take on a travel nursing job in Mississippi, you're a day's drive or less from some of the best beaches in the Gulf as well as the cultural queen that is New Orleans, just a state over.

Mississippi has some of the best travel nurse job opportunities in the country, and we currently have 15 travel nurse jobs available.

Travel nurse jobs are currently available in cities like Jackson, Brandon, Flowood, Vicksburg and Natchez. Mississippi hospitals and health care facilities are looking for all types of specialists including ICU (5 jobs), MS (4 jobs), Telemetry (2 jobs), ER (2 jobs), PCU (1 jobs) and more.

We have new travel nurse jobs posted daily, so be sure to Apply Now so our specialists can make sure you get first crack when a new job opens up. We make it as easy as possible for you to compare nursing jobs by allowing you to filter based on traveling nurse salary, shift type, location or duration to find the right job for you.

With great things to do, people to meet and places to see, Mississippi is a popular place for travel jobs! Also be sure to check out our resources on how to become a travel nurse and nursing license renewal.

FAQs about Travel Nurse Jobs in Mississippi

On average, how much does a travel nurse make in Mississippi?

The highest paid travel nurse jobs in Mississippi can make up to $2,313 per week.

How long is the most common contract duration for travel nursing jobs in Mississippi?

The average length for travel nurse jobs in Mississippi based on recent data is 13 weeks.

How many Mississippi travel nurse job opportunities are currently available?

In Mississippi there are 15 job opportunities for a traveling nurse to choose from.

What cities have the highest paying travel nursing jobs in Mississippi?

  • Jackson, Mississippi $2,313 / per week average salary
  • Brandon, Mississippi $1,555 / per week average salary
  • Flowood, Mississippi $1,555 / per week average salary
  • Vicksburg, Mississippi $1,555 / per week average salary
  • Natchez, Mississippi $1,439 / per week average salary

What nursing specialties are needed most in Mississippi right now?

  • ICU - 5 jobs available now
  • MS - 4 jobs available now
  • Telemetry - 2 jobs available now
  • ER - 2 jobs available now
  • PCU - 1 jobs available now

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Top Travel Nurse Salaries in Mississippi

Find the nurse travel jobs in Mississippi with the highest salaries below and contact a recruiter today:

Cities Average Salary Highest paying job in each city
Jackson $2,206 /week* Registered Nurse – Cardiac Catheterization Lab $2,313 per week
Brandon $1,483 /week* Registered Nurse – Intensive Care - ICU $1,555 per week
Flowood $1,483 /week* Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical $1,555 per week
Vicksburg $1,483 /week* Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical $1,555 per week
Natchez $1,357 /week* Registered Nurse – Emergency Room $1,439 per week

Mississippi’s Top Opportunities by Specialty

American Mobile receives new travel nurse jobs in Mississippi each day from hospitals and healthcare facilities. If you are looking for a specific Mississippi travel nurse job, please see below for in-demand nursing specialties needed throughout the state:

Specialty Average Salary Cities with highest paying jobs
Cath Lab $2,206 /week* Jackson
MS $1,483 /week* Vicksburg and Flowood
Telemetry $1,428 /week*
ER $1,428 /week* Vicksburg and Natchez
ICU $1,424 /week* Vicksburg, Flowood and Brandon
PCU $1,372 /week* Natchez

Let us help you get your Mississippi license!

We make obtaining your nursing license easy with our team of recruiters leading you every step of the way. Connect with us today and a recruiter will be assigned to you to help you through the process of licensing, applying, and ultimately securing your next travel nursing assignment. 

What are the best hospitals in Mississippi?

American Mobile has amazing perks for travel nurses including high pay, great health benefits, around-the-clock support, and access to top facilities across the country. Your skills are needed to continue providing quality care in Mississippi's best hospitals. 

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