Pediatric Per Diem Nursing Jobs in California for RNs

Top Peds Travel Nurse Jobs in California for Registered Nurse

AMN Healthcare can help you find the top Peds travel nurse jobs in California. We currently offer 3 of the best available Peds nurse travel jobs in the state. California Peds travel jobs are currently available in cities like Downey and Modesto. We have new jobs updating daily, so be sure to Apply Now so our specialists can make sure you get first crack. At AMN Healthcare, we’ve made it easy for you to compare California Peds nursing jobs by allowing you to filter based on salary, shift type, location or duration to find the right job for you.

Currently, you can find Peds jobs in California with a salary range between $36 to $72 per hour. The city with the highest paying Peds job in California currently is Modesto with a position for a Pediatric Nurse (PEDS RN) at $39 per hour.

There are many incredible hospital facilities in California to find Peds travel nursing work in. Doctors Medical Center – Modesto in Modesto and Kaiser Permanente – Downey Medical Center in Downey all have Peds departments that may have jobs available.

If you have a specific start date in mind, we have a variety of options for Peds travel jobs in California. The earliest start date in California is Jul 7, 2024 for a Pediatric Nurse (PEDS RN) role at $72 per hour. The latest start date for an job in California is Jul 7, 2024 for a Pediatric Nurse (PEDS RN) role at $39 per hour. You can also find the best time for you by sorting on “start date” in the list below.

There are a variety of contract lengths available for a Pediatric travel nurse job in California.

California is a popular place to work for Peds travel nurses, with great things to do, people to meet and places to see! You can learn more about travel nursing benefits here.

Top Cities in California with Per Diem Pediatric Jobs

AMN Healthcare currently has 3 per diem Pediatric positions available in the state of California. Search the most recent jobs below, or click the button below to view all jobs.

Highest Paying Jobs in Downey, CA

AMN Healthcare currently has 2 per diem Pediatric positions available in Downey.
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Pediatric Nurse (PEDS RN)
  • Downey, California – 90242
  • 12 D,
  • July 7, 2024
$67 to $72
Hourly Pay*
PED’s RN’s care for children and adolescents’ patients who are acutely ill with a wide variety of medical problems and diseases or are recovering from surgery. The Peds unit of a facility is where ill patients go to recover before being discharged. They handle large patient loads, juggle multiple patient populations, and adapt to the ever-changing face of nursing care. Although most PED’S RN’s work in the Pediatric unit of hospitals, they can work in a variety of settings includes camps, clinics, schools, and ambulatory care centers.Education/Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN): 4-Year Education 
  • Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN): 2-Year Education 
  • You must earn an ADN or BSN degree and pass the NCLEX to apply for a license as a RN. 
  • RN‘s can only work with an active state license.
  • ACLS and PALS are often required
*At least 2+ years' experience. Up to 36 hours per week, weekends included. Looking for 5 on AM and 5 on PM shifts. Should be available for a min. of 2 shifts a week.
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Pediatric Nurse (PEDS RN)
  • Downey, California – 90242
  • 12 N,
  • July 7, 2024
$67 to $72
Hourly Pay*
PED’s RN’s care for children and adolescents’ patients who are acutely ill with a wide variety of medical problems and diseases or are recovering from surgery. The Peds unit of a facility is where ill patients go to recover before being discharged. They handle large patient loads, juggle multiple patient populations, and adapt to the ever-changing face of nursing care. Although most PED’S RN’s work in the Pediatric unit of hospitals, they can work in a variety of settings includes camps, clinics, schools, and ambulatory care centers.Education/Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN): 4-Year Education 
  • Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN): 2-Year Education 
  • You must earn an ADN or BSN degree and pass the NCLEX to apply for a license as a RN. 
  • RN‘s can only work with an active state license.
  • ACLS and PALS are often required
*At least 2+ years' experience. Up to 36 hours per week, weekends included. Looking for 5 on AM and 5 on PM shifts. Should be available for a min. of 2 shifts a week.
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Statistics on Peds Jobs in California

Review helpful statistics about Peds traveling nurse jobs in California. The data is based on the last three complete months of Peds job postings in the state of California. It is regularly updated, so you can find the most recent Pediatric job salary trends, the types of shifts and contract durations most commonly available in California for travel nursing jobs.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Per Diem Pediatric Jobs in California

How much does a night shift Peds travel nurse make on average in California?

A: A 12 Hour Night shift Pediatric nurse in California can make an average of $70 per hour based on recent job availability.

How much does a day shift Peds travel nurse make on average in California?

A: A 12 Hour Day shift Pediatric nurse in California can make an average of $54 per hour based on recent job availability. Learn more about Travel Nursing Salaries.

How many travel Pediatric jobs are available in California?

There are currently 3 Pediatric 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.

What healthcare facilities have RN Pediatric 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

What types of shifts are most common for Peds travel nursing jobs in California?

Based on the last 6 months of data, 12 Hour Day shifts were the most common shifts in California cities.

Locating Peds Travel Nursing Jobs in California

In California, cities like Downey have per diem Peds nursing jobs and traveling nurse housing available. It’s a great state to work in, hosting 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, all with nurse specialties and Pediatric staff.

Healthcare Facilities in California that offer Pediatric Jobs

These are just examples of some of the healthcare facilities in and around the California area that have historically offered jobs for Pediatric professionals.
Kaiser – Oakland Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
280 West MacArthur Boulevard, NULL
Oakland, CA 94611
Nearby Neighborhoods
Adams Point (94610), Sharfter (94609), Grand Lake (94610), Rockridge (94618), Uptown (94617)
Kaiser – Los Angeles Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 10 D, 12 D, and 12 N
Job Durations
13 and 11
Address
4867 Sunset Boulevard, NULL
Los Angeles, CA 90027
Nearby Neighborhoods
Los Feliz (90027), Silver Lake (90026), Hollywood (90028), Rampart Village (90057), Echo Park (90026)
Kaiser – San Francisco Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 10 D, 10 E, 10 N, 12 D, and 12 N
Job Durations
9 and 13
Address
2425 Geary Boulevard, NULL
San Francisco, CA 94115
Nearby Neighborhoods
Anza Vista (94115), Amanico Ergina Village (94115), Marcus Garvey Square (94115), Martin Luther King Square (94115), Lower Pacific Heights (94115)
Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 12 D, and 12 N
Job Durations
12, 13, and 11
Address
1010 Murray Avenue, NULL
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare Medical Center Pleasanton
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 10 D, 10 E, 12 D, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
5555 W. LAS POSITAS BLVD.
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Nearby Neighborhoods
Vineyard Mobile Villa (94566), Hacienda Mobile Home Park (94566)
Doctors Medical Center – Modesto
Shifts
12 D and 12 N
Address
1441 Florida Ave
Modesto, CA 95350
Nearby Neighborhoods
Aurora (95352), Standiford (95350), Riverside (95354), Shackelford (95351), Bret Harte (95351)
LUCILE SALTER PACKARD CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL AT STANFORD
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 8 N, 10 D, 10 E, 10 N, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
725 Welch Road, NULL
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Nearby Neighborhoods
Southgate (94302), Professorville (94302), College Terrace (94305), Evergreen Park (94305), Mayfield (94306)
Kaiser Permanente – Downey Medical Center
Shifts
12 D and 12 N
Departments
Neonatal Intensive Care – Level III-IV Pediatric Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
Address
9333 Imperial Hwy
Downey, CA 90242

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* Estimate of payments is intended for informational purposes and includes hourly wages, as well as reimbursements for meal & incidental expenses and housing expenses incurred on behalf of the Company. Please speak with a recruiter for additional details.