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Intensive Care Unit Travel Nursing Jobs in Kentucky for RNs

Top ICU Travel Nurse Jobs in Kentucky for Registered Nurse

AMN Healthcare can help you find the top ICU travel nurse jobs in Kentucky. We currently offer 17 of the best available ICU nurse travel jobs in the state. We also have 4 exclusive, high-paying Intensive Care Unit travel nurse jobs you won’t find anywhere else. Kentucky ICU travel jobs are currently available in cities like Hazard, Maysville, Paintsville, Lexington and Louisville. 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 Kentucky ICU nursing jobs by allowing you to filter based on salary, shift type, location or duration to find the right job for you.

The average wage for an Intensive Care Unit travel nurse in Kentucky as of Jun 1, 2024 was $1,839 weekly. Currently, you can find ICU jobs in Kentucky with a salary range between $1,637 to $2,177 per week. The city with the highest paying ICU job in Kentucky currently is Louisville with a position for a Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU at $1,894 per week.

There are many incredible hospital facilities in Kentucky to find ICU travel nursing work in. St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington-Fayette, UofL Health – Jewish Hospital in Louisville, UofL Health – Mary & Elizabeth Hospital in Louisville and Meadowview Regional Medical Center in Maysville all have ICU departments that may have jobs available.

If you have a specific start date in mind, we have a variety of options for ICU travel jobs in Kentucky. The earliest start date in Kentucky is Aug 5, 2024 for a Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU role at $1,979 per week. The latest start date for an job in Kentucky is Aug 19, 2024 for a Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU role at $1,894 per week. 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 an Intensive Care Unit travel nurse job in Kentucky including 13 weeks and 35 weeks.

Kentucky is a popular place to work for ICU 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 Kentucky with Travel Intensive Care Unit Jobs

AMN Healthcare currently has 17 travel Intensive Care Unit positions available in the state of Kentucky. Search the most recent jobs below, or click the button below to view all jobs.

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Highest Paying Jobs in Louisville, KY

AMN Healthcare currently has 9 travel Intensive Care Unit positions available in Louisville.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Louisville, Kentucky – 40202
  • 12 N,
  • August 12, 2024
  • 13
$1,719 to $1,894
Weekly Pay*
Outstanding 460 bed teaching hospital is looking for the right ICU RN to join their team of compassionate and driven health care professionals. The facility is an internationally renowned, high-tech tertiary referral center located in downtown Louisville, developing leading-edge advancements in a vast number of specialties and services. Cerner charting
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Louisville, Kentucky – 40215
  • 12 N,
  • August 5, 2024
  • 13
$1,719 to $1,894
Weekly Pay*
This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). You’ll find a challenging and rewarding environment where patient care is firmly rooted in compassion, innovation, and a drive for great outcomes. This highly esteemed facility welcomes creative, energetic caregivers.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Louisville, Kentucky – 40215
  • 12 N,
  • August 19, 2024
  • 13
$1,719 to $1,894
Weekly Pay*
This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). You’ll find a challenging and rewarding environment where patient care is firmly rooted in compassion, innovation, and a drive for great outcomes. This highly esteemed facility welcomes creative, energetic caregivers.
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Highest Paying Jobs in Lexington, KY

AMN Healthcare currently has 4 travel Intensive Care Unit positions available in Lexington.
travel Exclusive Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Lexington, Kentucky – 40504
  • 12 N,
  • August 19, 2024
  • 8
$1,637 to $1,804
Weekly Pay*
Saint Joseph Hospital is a 433-bed facility located in Lexington, Kentucky. Founded in 1877, a small group of Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Kentucky, led by Sister Euphrasia Stafford, began their health ministry. Their mission was to provide compassionate care to the poor and underserved – a tradition still carried out today. Saint Joseph Hospital primarily serves central and eastern Kentucky with a full range of services, including distinguished awards for cardiology, orthopedics and stroke care.
travel Exclusive Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Lexington, Kentucky – 40504
  • 12 N,
  • August 19, 2024
  • 12
$1,637 to $1,804
Weekly Pay*
Saint Joseph Hospital is a 433-bed facility located in Lexington, Kentucky. Founded in 1877, a small group of Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Kentucky, led by Sister Euphrasia Stafford, began their health ministry. Their mission was to provide compassionate care to the poor and underserved – a tradition still carried out today. Saint Joseph Hospital primarily serves central and eastern Kentucky with a full range of services, including distinguished awards for cardiology, orthopedics and stroke care.
travel Exclusive Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Lexington, Kentucky – 40504
  • 12 E,
  • August 5, 2024
  • 35
$1,796 to $1,979
Weekly Pay*
Saint Joseph Hospital is a 433-bed facility located in Lexington, Kentucky. Founded in 1877, a small group of Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Kentucky, led by Sister Euphrasia Stafford, began their health ministry. Their mission was to provide compassionate care to the poor and underserved – a tradition still carried out today. Saint Joseph Hospital primarily serves central and eastern Kentucky with a full range of services, including distinguished awards for cardiology, orthopedics and stroke care.
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Highest Paying Jobs in Hazard, KY

AMN Healthcare currently has 2 travel Intensive Care Unit positions available in Hazard.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Hazard, Kentucky – 41701
  • 12 N,
  • August 12, 2024
  • 13
$1,976 to $2,177
Weekly Pay*
This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). You’ll find a challenging and rewarding environment where patient care is firmly rooted in compassion, innovation, and a drive for great outcomes. This highly esteemed facility welcomes creative, energetic caregivers.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Hazard, Kentucky – 41701
  • 12 D,
  • August 12, 2024
  • 13
$1,905 to $2,099
Weekly Pay*
This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). You’ll find a challenging and rewarding environment where patient care is firmly rooted in compassion, innovation, and a drive for great outcomes. This highly esteemed facility welcomes creative, energetic caregivers.
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Highest Paying Jobs in Maysville, KY

AMN Healthcare currently has 1 travel Intensive Care Unit positions available in Maysville.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Maysville, Kentucky – 41056
  • 12 N,
  • August 19, 2024
  • 13
$1,958 to $2,158
Weekly Pay*
This outstanding unit is looking for the right person to join their team of compassionate and driven health care professionals. Join this highly motivated team of caregivers and enjoy a challenging and welcoming environment based on optimal patient care.
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Highest Paying Jobs in Paintsville, KY

AMN Healthcare currently has 1 travel Intensive Care Unit positions available in Paintsville.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Paintsville, Kentucky – 41240
  • 12 N,
  • August 12, 2024
  • 13
$1,905 to $2,099
Weekly Pay*
This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). You’ll find a challenging and rewarding environment where patient care is firmly rooted in compassion, innovation, and a drive for great outcomes. This highly esteemed facility welcomes creative, energetic caregivers.
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Statistics on ICU Jobs in Kentucky

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

Salary Range

Salary Trends

Jobs by Facility types

Frequently Asked Questions about Travel Intensive Care Unit Jobs in Kentucky

How much does an Intensive Care Unit travel nurse make on average in Kentucky?

An ICU nurse in Kentucky can make an average of $1,849 per week.

How much does a night shift ICU travel nurse make on average in Kentucky?

A: A 12 Hour Night shift Intensive Care Unit nurse in Kentucky can make an average of $1,851 per week based on recent job availability.

How much does a day shift ICU travel nurse make on average in Kentucky?

A: A 12 Hour Day shift Intensive Care Unit nurse in Kentucky can make an average of $1,839 per week based on recent job availability. Learn more about Travel Nursing Salaries.

How many travel Intensive Care Unit jobs are available in Kentucky?

There are currently 17 Intensive Care Unit travel nursing jobs available in Kentucky. 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 Intensive Care Unit staff in Kentucky?

  • Concentra Urgent Care – CVG Airport/Mineola Pike in Erlanger
  • University of Kentucky Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Lexington-Fayette
  • St. Claire Medical Pavilion in Morehead
  • Hartland Family Dental Care in Bowling Green
  • Signify – Kentucky in Frankfort

What types of shifts are most common for ICU travel nursing jobs in Kentucky?

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

Locating ICU Travel Nursing Jobs in Kentucky

In Kentucky, cities like Hazard, Lexington-Fayette, Louisville, Maysville, and Paintsville have travel ICU nursing jobs and traveling nurse housing available. It’s a great state to work in, hosting facilities like Concentra Urgent Care – CVG Airport/Mineola Pike, University of Kentucky Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, St. Claire Medical Pavilion, Hartland Family Dental Care and Signify – Kentucky, all with nurse specialties and Intensive Care Unit staff.

Healthcare Facilities in Kentucky that offer Intensive Care Unit Jobs

These are just examples of some of the healthcare facilities in and around the Kentucky area that have historically offered jobs for Intensive Care Unit professionals.
UofL Health – Jewish Hospital
UofL Health – University of Louisville Hospital
UofL Health – Mary & Elizabeth Hospital
Shifts
8 E, 10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
4402 Churchman Avenue, Suite 106
Louisville, KY 40215
St. Joseph Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12, 117, 27, 13, 118, 5, 35, 7, and 8
Address
One Saint Joseph Drive, NULL
Lexington, KY 40504
Nearby Neighborhoods
Paynes (40504), Van Meter (40510), Elkhorn Parks (40505), Radcliffe (40505), Bryan Station (40505)
NORTON HOSPITAL
Shifts
12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12 and 13
Address
200 East Chestnut Street, NULL
Louisville, KY 40202
Meadowview Regional Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13, 10, and 8
Address
989 Medical Park Dr
Maysville, KY 41056
NORTON AUDUBON HOSPITAL REFERENCE LAB
Shifts
8 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12 and 13
Address
1 Audubon Plaza Dr, NULL
Louisville, KY 40217
Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13 and 6
Address
305 Langdon St
Somerset, KY 42503
Greenview Regional Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 12 D, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
1801 Ashley Circle, NULL
Bowling Green, KY 42104
Norton Suburban
Shifts
12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12, 13, and 4
Address
4001 Dutchmans Lane, NULL
Louisville, KY 40207

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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.