LPN/LVN Per Diem Jobs in California

Top LPN/LVN Travel Nurse Jobs in California

We currently offer 10 of the best LPN/LVN travel jobs in California LPN/LVN travel jobs are currently available in cities like Oceanside, San Diego, Bonita, San Marcos and Oakland. We have new jobs updating daily, so be sure to Apply Now so our specialists can make sure you get first crack. We make it as easy as possible for you to compare LPN/LVN nursing jobs by allowing you to filter based on traveling nurse salary, shift type, location or duration to find the right job for you.

Today, you can find LPN/LVN jobs with a salary range between $28 to $44 per hour. The city with the highest paying LPN/LVN job is currently Oceanside with a position for a Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) – Skilled Nursing at $44 per hour.

In California, there are a number of hospital facilities with LPN/LVN nursing staff. Kaiser Permanente Viewridge Medical Center in Oakland, Discovery Practice Management – Center for Discovery-Lakewood in Lakewood and Tenet – Hi-Desert Medical Center in Joshua Tree are well known in California.

If you have a specific start date in mind, the earliest start date in California is Jun 30, 2024 for a Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) – Skilled Nursing role at $44 per hour. The latest start date for an LPN/LVN job is Jun 30, 2024 for a Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) – Skilled Nursing role at $30 per hour. Find additional possibilities by sorting “start date” in the list below.

There are a variety of contract lengths available for a(n) LPN/LVN travel job.

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

Top Cities in California with Per Diem LPN/LVN Jobs

AMN Healthcare currently has 10 per diem LPN/LVN positions available in the state of California. Search the most recent jobs below, or click the button below to view all jobs.

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Highest Paying Jobs in Joshua Tree, CA

AMN Healthcare currently has 2 per diem LPN/LVN positions available in Joshua Tree.
per diem
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN)
  • Joshua Tree, California – 92252
  • 12 D,
  • June 30, 2024
$29 to $32
Hourly Pay*
LPN’s are assistants to physicians and registered nurses and take care of basic nursing duties. Duties often included taking vital signs, collecting samples, administering medication, ensuring patient comfort, and reporting the status of their patients to the nurses. The overall function of a licensed practical nurse is to ensure patient comfort and safety.  LPN/LVN’s generally work at any location an RN works such as: hospital, nursing homes, long term care facilities or clinic.Education/Requirements:
  • High School education is required along with completion of a formal training program. 
  • Must pass the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX)
*Per Diem Shifts Available  Recent Experience Required.
per diem
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN)
  • Joshua Tree, California – 92252
  • 12 N,
  • June 30, 2024
$29 to $32
Hourly Pay*
LPN’s are assistants to physicians and registered nurses and take care of basic nursing duties. Duties often included taking vital signs, collecting samples, administering medication, ensuring patient comfort, and reporting the status of their patients to the nurses. The overall function of a licensed practical nurse is to ensure patient comfort and safety.  LPN/LVN’s generally work at any location an RN works such as: hospital, nursing homes, long term care facilities or clinic.Education/Requirements:
  • High School education is required along with completion of a formal training program. 
  • Must pass the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX)
*Per Diem Shifts Available  Recent Experience Required.
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Highest Paying Jobs in Lakewood, CA

AMN Healthcare currently has 2 per diem LPN/LVN positions available in Lakewood.
per diem
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN)
  • Lakewood, California – 90712
  • 8 D,
  • June 30, 2024
$30 to $33
Hourly Pay*
LPN’s are assistants to physicians and registered nurses and take care of basic nursing duties. Duties often included taking vital signs, collecting samples, administering medication, ensuring patient comfort, and reporting the status of their patients to the nurses. The overall function of a licensed practical nurse is to ensure patient comfort and safety.  LPN/LVN’s generally work at any location an RN works such as: hospital, nursing homes, long term care facilities or clinic.Education/Requirements:
  • High School education is required along with completion of a formal training program. 
  • Must pass the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX)
*Per Diem Shifts Available  Recent Experience Required.
per diem
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN)
  • Lakewood, California – 90712
  • 8 E,
  • June 30, 2024
$30 to $33
Hourly Pay*
LPN’s are assistants to physicians and registered nurses and take care of basic nursing duties. Duties often included taking vital signs, collecting samples, administering medication, ensuring patient comfort, and reporting the status of their patients to the nurses. The overall function of a licensed practical nurse is to ensure patient comfort and safety.  LPN/LVN’s generally work at any location an RN works such as: hospital, nursing homes, long term care facilities or clinic.Education/Requirements:
  • High School education is required along with completion of a formal training program. 
  • Must pass the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX)
*Per Diem Shifts Available  Recent Experience Required.
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Statistics on LPN/LVN Jobs in California

View helpful statistics about LPN/LVN travel nursing jobs based on historical data in California. This data is based on the last three months of LPN/LVN job postings. Our statistics are updated regularly, which means you can find the most accurate LPN/LVN job salary trends, the types of shifts, and common contract durations available and more. Learn more about travel nursing salaries.

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FAQs about LPN/LVN Jobs in California

On average, how much does an LPN/LVN travel nurse make in California?

A LPN/LVN nurse in California can make an average of $36 per hour.

How much does a night shift LPN/LVN travel nurse make on average in California?

A: A 12 Hour Night shift LPN/LVN in California can make an average of $31 per hour based on recent job availability.

How much does a day shift LPN/LVN make on average in California?

A: A 9 Hour Day shift LPN/LVN in California can make an average of $42 per hour based on recent job availability.

How many travel LPN/LVN jobs are currently available in California?

There are currently 10 LPN/LVN travel nursing jobs available in California. We also get new jobs daily, so be sure to apply now and a recruiter will help you find the perfect fit as jobs become available.

Historically, what hospitals and healthcare facilities have LPN/LVN staff in California?

  • Nexxrad in Long Beach
  • AltaMed Medical and Dental Group – West Covina in West Covina
  • UC Davis Department of Psychiatry in Sacramento
  • Kingsburg Community Health Center in Kingsburg
  • Kaiser Permanente – Lancaster Medical Office Building in Lancaster

How long is the most common LPN/LVN travel nursing contract in California?

9 Hour Day shifts was the most common duration for an LPN/LVN traveling nurse job in California cities based on the last 6 months.

What are the top paying LPN/LVN jobs available in California currently?

Locating LPN/LVN Travel Nursing Jobs in California

Cities like Joshua Tree and Lakewood currently have LPN/LVN travel jobs. It’s a great state to work in and is home to facilities like Nexxrad, AltaMed Medical and Dental Group – West Covina, UC Davis Department of Psychiatry, Kingsburg Community Health Center and Kaiser Permanente – Lancaster Medical Office Building which all have LPN/LVN departments.

Healthcare Facilities in California that offer LPN/LVN Jobs

These are just examples of some of the healthcare facilities in and around the California area that have historically offered jobs for LPN/LVN professionals.

San Marcos Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 10 D, and 12 N
Job Durations
13 and 11
Departments
Case Manager Clinical Education Specialist Emergency Room Medical Surgical Operating Room Post Anesthesia Care Unit Wound/Ostomy/Continence
Address
360 Rush Drive
San Marcos, CA 92078
Nearby Neighborhoods
San Marcos Mobile Estates (92079), LaMoree Mobile Estates (92079), Casitas del Sol Mobile Home Park (92079), Richland (92079), Foothills of San Marcos Mobile Home Park (92079)
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles General Pediatrics
Shifts
10 D, 12 D, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
4650 Sunset Boulevard, NULL
Los Angeles, CA 90027
Nearby Neighborhoods
Los Feliz (90027), Silver Lake (90026), Rampart Village (90057), Echo Park (90026), Silver Lake Heights (90039)
Tenet – Hi-Desert Medical Center
Shifts
12 D and 12 N
Address
6601 White Feather Road
Joshua Tree, CA 92252
Kaiser – Oakland Home Health
Shifts
8 D
Job Durations
13
Address
4501 Broadway, NULL
Oakland, CA 94611
Nearby Neighborhoods
Montclair (94611), Rockridge (94618), Crocker Highlands (94620), Trestle Glen (94610), Sharfter (94609)
Discovery Practice Management – Center for Discovery-Lakewood
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, and 8 N
Address
4136 Ann Arbor Rd
Lakewood, CA 90712
Vandever Medical Offices
Shifts
9 D
Departments
Family Outpatient Clinic Skilled Nursing
Address
4405 Vandever Ave
San Diego, CA 92120
Nearby Neighborhoods
Grantville (92182), Allied Gardens (92120), Del Cerro (92182), Montezuma Mesa (92182), Normal Heights (92116)
Oceanside Medical Offices
Shifts
9 D
Departments
Family Skilled Nursing
Address
1302 Rocky Point Drive
Oceanside, CA 92056
Nearby Neighborhoods
Talich (92056), San Luis Rey (92068), Oceana (92068), Trico Mobile Estates (92068), Laguna Vista Trailer Park (92068)
Kaiser Permanente Viewridge Medical Center
Shifts
10 D
Departments
Skilled Nursing
Address
Kaiser Plaza 19th Floor
Oakland, CA 94612
Nearby Neighborhoods
Lakeside (94612), Uptown (94617), Adams Point (94610), Civic Center (94604), Chinatown (94604)
Vista Medical Offices
Shifts
0 N
Departments
Skilled Nursing
Address
780 Shadowridge Drive
Vista, CA 92083
Nearby Neighborhoods
Sycamore Creek Mobile Home Park (92084), Gold Star Mobile Home (92083), Vista Manor Trailer Park (92085), The Palms Trailer Park (92083), Mountain View Mobile Estates (92083)
San Marcos Medical Offices
Shifts
10 D
Departments
Skilled Nursing
Address
400 Craven Road
San Marcos, CA 92078
Nearby Neighborhoods
San Marcos Mobile Estates (92079), LaMoree Mobile Estates (92079), Casitas del Sol Mobile Home Park (92079), Richland (92079), Lake San Marcos (92078)

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