Registered Nurse Per Diem Jobs in Pennsylvania

Top RN Travel Nurse Jobs in Pennsylvania

We currently offer 7 of the best RN travel jobs in Pennsylvania RN travel jobs are currently available in cities like Pittsburgh and Philadelphia. 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 RN nursing jobs by allowing you to filter based on traveling nurse salary, shift type, location or duration to find the right job for you.

The average Registered Nurse travel nurse working in Pennsylvania earned about $51 per hour as of May 1, 2024. Today, you can find RN jobs with a salary range between $39 to $53 per hour. The city with the highest paying RN job is currently Pittsburgh with a position for a Intensive Care Unit Nurses (ICU RN) – ICU at $53 per hour.

If you have a specific start date in mind, the earliest start date in Pennsylvania is Jun 26, 2024 for a Intensive Care Unit Nurses (ICU RN) – ICU role at $53 per hour. The latest start date for an RN job is Jun 26, 2024 for a Telemetry Nurse (TELE RN) – Neonatal Intensive Care – Level III-IV role at $42 per hour. Find additional possibilities by sorting “start date” in the list below.

There are a variety of contract lengths available for a(n) RN travel job.

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

Top Cities in Pennsylvania with Per Diem Registered Nurse Jobs

AMN Healthcare currently has 7 per diem Registered Nurse positions available in the state of Pennsylvania. Search the most recent jobs below, or click the button below to view all jobs.

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Highest Paying Jobs in Philadelphia, PA

AMN Healthcare currently has 4 per diem Registered Nurse positions available in Philadelphia.
per diem
Labor and Delivery Nurse (L&D RN)
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – 19140
  • 12 D,
  • June 26, 2024
$48 to $52
Hourly Pay*
LD RN’s care for women during labor and childbirth, monitoring the baby and the mother, coaching mothers and assisting doctors. They prepare women, and their families, for the stages of giving birth and help patients with breastfeeding after the baby is born. In addition to assisting women throughout labor and the birthing process, LD RN' s care for women who experience complications with their pregnancies and assist surgeons during cesarean deliveries. LD RN’s can work in a variety of settings such as hospital delivery rooms, physician’s offices, birthing centers, and community clinics. L&D RN’s may be asked to float to Postpartum or Mother Baby due to census.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.
  • NRP and AWHONN are often required
*13 week Assignments Available    Recent Experience and Flexible Schedule Required. 
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Labor and Delivery Nurse (L&D RN)
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – 19140
  • 12 N,
  • June 26, 2024
$48 to $52
Hourly Pay*
LD RN’s care for women during labor and childbirth, monitoring the baby and the mother, coaching mothers and assisting doctors. They prepare women, and their families, for the stages of giving birth and help patients with breastfeeding after the baby is born. In addition to assisting women throughout labor and the birthing process, LD RN' s care for women who experience complications with their pregnancies and assist surgeons during cesarean deliveries. LD RN’s can work in a variety of settings such as hospital delivery rooms, physician’s offices, birthing centers, and community clinics. L&D RN’s may be asked to float to Postpartum or Mother Baby due to census.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.
  • NRP and AWHONN are often required
*13 week Assignments Available    Recent Experience and Flexible Schedule Required. 
per diem
Telemetry Nurse (TELE RN)
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – 19140
  • 12 N,
  • June 26, 2024
$39 to $42
Hourly Pay*
Telemetry RN’s monitor patients’ vital signs by reading and analyzing an electrocardiogram, or another life sign-measuring device. Tele RN’s are required for post-ICU care. Tele RN’s monitor critically ill patients: most are cardiac cases.  Tele RN’s typically work in a hospital setting. Tele RN’s care for patients who are out of the ICU, but need their vital signs monitored closely (after surgery, for example). 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 TELE are often required
*13 week Assignments Available    Recent Experience and Flexible Schedule Required.  
per diem
Telemetry Nurse (TELE RN)
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – 19140
  • 12 D,
  • June 26, 2024
$39 to $42
Hourly Pay*
Telemetry RN’s monitor patients’ vital signs by reading and analyzing an electrocardiogram, or another life sign-measuring device. Tele RN’s are required for post-ICU care. Tele RN’s monitor critically ill patients: most are cardiac cases.  Tele RN’s typically work in a hospital setting. Tele RN’s care for patients who are out of the ICU, but need their vital signs monitored closely (after surgery, for example). 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 TELE are often required
* 13 week Assignments Available    Recent Experience and Flexible Schedule Required.  
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Highest Paying Jobs in Pittsburgh, PA

AMN Healthcare currently has 3 per diem Registered Nurse positions available in Pittsburgh.
per diem
Intensive Care Unit Nurses (ICU RN)
  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – 15212
  • 12 N,
  • June 26, 2024
$49 to $53
Hourly Pay*
ICU RN's provide highly specialized care to patients who suffer from a serious injury or illness. ICU RN's need to keep watch over people whose condition may undergo rapid changes as well as care for those who are often too ill to care for themselves in even the most basic capacity. ICU RN's work in the ICU unit of a hospital, sometimes called Critical Care. ICU RN’s may be asked to float to PCU or TeleEducation/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 CRRT are often required
*Per Diem Pool, 19 nurses needed, 8 hour shifts (7A-3P, 3P-11P, 11P-7A) and 12 hours shifts (7A-7P, 7P-7A), Voice Advantage must be complete before sending profile to account manager, if qualified on VA clinician will float between MS/Tele and ICU units as needed
per diem
Telemetry Nurse (TELE RN)
  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – 15212
  • 12 D,
  • June 26, 2024
$48 to $51
Hourly Pay*
Telemetry RN's monitor patients’ vital signs by reading and analyzing an electrocardiogram, or another life sign-measuring device. Tele RN's are required for post-ICU care. Tele RN’s monitor critically ill patients: most are cardiac cases.  Tele RN's typically work in a hospital setting. Tele RN’s care for patients who are out of the ICU, but need their vital signs monitored closely (after surgery, for example). 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 TELE are often required
*Per Diem Pool, 19 nurses needed, 8 hour shifts (7A-3P, 3P-11P, 11P-7A) and 12 hours shifts (7A-7P, 7P-7A), Voice Advantage must be complete before sending profile to account manager, if qualified on VA clinician will float between MS/Tele and ICU units as needed
per diem
Telemetry Nurse (TELE RN)
  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – 15212
  • 12 N,
  • June 26, 2024
$48 to $51
Hourly Pay*
Telemetry RN's monitor patients’ vital signs by reading and analyzing an electrocardiogram, or another life sign-measuring device. Tele RN's are required for post-ICU care. Tele RN’s monitor critically ill patients: most are cardiac cases.  Tele RN's typically work in a hospital setting. Tele RN’s care for patients who are out of the ICU, but need their vital signs monitored closely (after surgery, for example). 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 TELE are often required
*Per Diem Pool, 19 nurses needed, 8 hour shifts (7A-3P, 3P-11P, 11P-7A) and 12 hours shifts (7A-7P, 7P-7A), Voice Advantage must be complete before sending profile to account manager, if qualified on VA clinician will float between MS/Tele and ICU units as needed
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Statistics on RN Jobs in Pennsylvania

View helpful statistics about RN travel nursing jobs based on historical data in Pennsylvania. This data is based on the last three months of RN job postings. Our statistics are updated regularly, which means you can find the most accurate Registered Nurse 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 Registered Nurse Jobs in Pennsylvania

On average, how much does an RN travel nurse make in Pennsylvania?

A Registered Nurse nurse in Pennsylvania can make an average of $49 per hour.

How much does a night shift RN travel nurse make on average in Pennsylvania?

A: A 12 Hour Night shift Registered Nurse in Pennsylvania can make an average of $48 per hour based on recent job availability.

How much does a day shift RN make on average in Pennsylvania?

A: A 12 Hour Day shift Registered Nurse in Pennsylvania can make an average of $48 per hour based on recent job availability.

How many travel Registered Nurse jobs are currently available in Pennsylvania?

There are currently 7 Registered Nurse travel nursing jobs available in Pennsylvania. 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 Registered Nurse staff in Pennsylvania?

How long is the most common RN travel nursing contract in Pennsylvania?

12 Hour Night shifts was the most common duration for an RN traveling nurse job in Pennsylvania cities based on the last 6 months.

What are the top paying RN jobs available in Pennsylvania currently?

Locating RN Travel Nursing Jobs in Pennsylvania

Cities like Philadelphia and Pittsburgh currently have RN travel jobs. It’s a great state to work in and is home to facilities like American Access Care – Northeast Philadelphia, Merakey Parkside Recovery, Medexpress – Pennsylvania, Penn Highlands Elk and Signify – Pennsylvania which all have RN departments.

Healthcare Facilities in Pennsylvania that offer Registered Nurse Jobs

These are just examples of some of the healthcare facilities in and around the Pennsylvania area that have historically offered jobs for Registered Nurse professionals.

York Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12, 13, and 6
Address
1001 S George St, NULL
York, PA 17403
Nearby Neighborhoods
Springdale (17403), Park Village (17401), Willis Park (17401), Yorktown Homes (17401)
St Vincent Health Center
Shifts
8 D, 10 D, 10 N, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12, 13, and 10
Address
232 W. 25TH ST.
Erie, PA 16544
Holy Spirit Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12, 13, 17, 10, and 25
Departments
Cardiovascular Operating Room Cath Lab Intensive Care Unit Medical Surgical Operating Room Psychiatric Telemetry
Address
503 N 21St, NULL
Camp Hill, PA 17011
Wilkes-Barre Hospital Company, LLC
Shifts
8 D, 8 N, 9 D, 9 E, 9 N, 10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
575 North River Street, NULL
Wilkes Barre, PA 18764
Penn State Health
Shifts
10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12, 13, 4, and 26
Address
500 University Drive, NULL
Hershey, PA 17033
PinnacleHealth at Harrisburg Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 8 N, 10 D, 10 E, 10 N, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12 and 13
Address
111 South Front Street, NULL
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Nearby Neighborhoods
Fox Ridge (17124)
Penn State Health Lancaster Medical Center
Shifts
12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
9 and 13
Address
2160 State Road, NULL
Lancaster, PA 17601
UPMC Hamot
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 8 N, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12, 13, and 14
Address
201 State Street, NULL
Erie, PA 16550
UPMC Presbyterian Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 8 N, 10 D, 10 N, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12, 13, 4, and 11
Address
200 Lothrop St, NULL
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Nearby Neighborhoods
Polish Hill (15219), Arlington (15203), Southside Slopes (15203), South Side Flats (15203), Friendship (15224)
CHAMBERSBURG HOSPITAL, THE
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 8 N, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12 and 13
Departments
First Assist Intensive Care Unit Medical Surgical Operating Room Operating Room Progressive Care Unit Telemetry
Address
112 NORTH 7TH STREET, P.O. BOX 6005
Chambersburg, PA 17201

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