Travel Microbiology Jobs

Microbiologists typically need at least a bachelor's degree in microbiology, though a closely related scientific field also works. You can find plenty of Microbiology travel tech assignments via AMN, and our recruiters help you plan your next assignments to meet your career goals as well as your personal preferences for what landmarks, cities, or locations you want to explore.

How Much Can You Earn as a Traveling Microbiologist?

Up to $2,200*/week

Microbiologists make an average of $75,650 per year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. As a traveling microbiologist, you might even earn more. Travel healthcare workers are in high demand and usually filling in where those skills are in great need or staffing shortages mean employers are willing to pay a bit more. Travel microbiologist tech jobs come with up to $2,200* for weekly pay through AMN, for example.


*Disclaimer: Travel Microbiologist job wages 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.

Microbiology Job Description

  • Initiates microbiological and laboratory tests on tissue sampling
  • Analyzes test results to capture and correct contaminations
  • Constructs test and validation protocols within multiple environmental controls
  • Develops microorganism cultures, including morphological and physio discovery
  • Manages and records lab test findings and results
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Excellent Benefits and Perks

AMN offers more than just health benefits

AMN Healthcare has expanded and perfected the resources that are available to our travelers as well as their plus-ones. 

  • DAY ONE medical, dental, life and prof. liability insurance
  • Family and pets are welcome to join you
  • Prearranged housing; move in ready with furniture
  • Housing stipend if you prefer your own accommodations
  • 401k/retirement savings plan; contribute up to $17,500/yr.
  • Travel reimbursement to your assignment
  • Housing, payroll and career specialists ready to help

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