Medical Surgical Travel Nursing Jobs in New York for RNs

Top MS Travel Nurse Jobs in New York for Registered Nurse

AMN Healthcare can help you find the top MS travel nurse jobs in New York. We currently offer 70 of the best available MS nurse travel jobs in the state. We also have 14 exclusive, high-paying Medical Surgical travel nurse jobs you won’t find anywhere else. New York MS travel jobs are currently available in cities like New York, Brooklyn and Albany. 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 New York MS 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 Medical Surgical travel nurse in New York as of May 1, 2024 was $2,173 weekly. Currently, you can find MS jobs in New York with a salary range between $1,418 to $2,527 per week. The city with the highest paying MS job in New York currently is Albany with a position for a Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical at $2,497 per week.

There are many incredible hospital facilities in New York to find MS travel nursing work in. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, UHS Wilson Memorial Medical Center in Johnson City, Hudson Valley Hospital Center in Cortlandt Manor, Seco: Chenango Memorial Hospital in Norwich and New York Hospital Queens in Flushing all have MS departments that may have jobs available.

If you have a specific start date in mind, we have a variety of options for MS travel jobs in New York. The earliest start date in New York is Jun 26, 2024 for a Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical role at $2,527 per week. The latest start date for an job in New York is Jul 15, 2024 for a Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical role at $2,527 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 a Medical Surgical travel nurse job in New York including 13 weeks and 20 weeks.

New York is a popular place to work for MS 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 New York with Travel Medical Surgical Jobs

AMN Healthcare currently has 70 travel Medical Surgical positions available in the state of New York. Search the most recent jobs below, or click the button below to view all jobs.

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Highest Paying Jobs in Albany, NY

AMN Healthcare currently has 42 travel Medical Surgical positions available in Albany.
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Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Albany, New York – 12208
  • 12 N,
  • July 1, 2024
  • 13
$1,909 to $2,497
Weekly Pay*
This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the Medical Surgical (MS) unit. This unit sees a wide variety of conditions including endocrine, wound care, neurology and gerontology as well as patients undergoing basic recovery care. Your expertise will be utilized for high level care within the traditional Medical Surgical unit setting. MS RN’s can expect to enhance their professional experience while providing top notch patient care to those most needing it.
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Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Albany, New York – 12208
  • 12 N,
  • July 1, 2024
  • 20
$1,909 to $2,497
Weekly Pay*
This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the Medical Surgical (MS) unit. This unit sees a wide variety of conditions including endocrine, wound care, neurology and gerontology as well as patients undergoing basic recovery care. Your expertise will be utilized for high level care within the traditional Medical Surgical unit setting. MS RN’s can expect to enhance their professional experience while providing top notch patient care to those most needing it.
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Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Albany, New York – 12208
  • 12 D,
  • July 1, 2024
  • 13
$1,706 to $2,231
Weekly Pay*
Ability and willingness to float to 22 different medical and surgical units. Unit assignments will be made on a shift to shift basis to best meet the needs of each of these units.
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Highest Paying Jobs in Rochester, NY

AMN Healthcare currently has 9 travel Medical Surgical positions available in Rochester.
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Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Rochester, New York – 14642
  • 12 D, 12 E, 12 N,
  • June 26, 2024
  • 12
$2,018 to $2,224
Weekly Pay*
This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the Medical Surgical (MS) unit. This unit sees a wide variety of conditions including endocrine, wound care, neurology and gerontology as well as patients undergoing basic recovery care. Your expertise will be utilized for high level care within the traditional Medical Surgical unit setting. MS RN’s can expect to enhance their professional experience while providing top notch patient care to those most needing it.
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Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Rochester, New York – 14621
  • 12 D,
  • July 15, 2024
  • 12
$1,824 to $2,011
Weekly Pay*
Rochester General Hospital is a 528-bed tertiary care hospital that has been serving the residents of the Rochester Region and beyond since 1847. Rochester General Hospital offers primary medical care and a broad range of specialties. Rochester General Hospital’s medical staff includes over 1,000 primary care physicians and specialists, many of whom have offices at the hospital and throughout the community.
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Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Rochester, New York – 14642
  • 12 D, 12 E, 12 N,
  • June 17, 2024
  • 12
$2,018 to $2,224
Weekly Pay*
This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the Medical Surgical (MS) unit. This unit sees a wide variety of conditions including endocrine, wound care, neurology and gerontology as well as patients undergoing basic recovery care. Your expertise will be utilized for high level care within the traditional Medical Surgical unit setting. MS RN’s can expect to enhance their professional experience while providing top notch patient care to those most needing it.
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Highest Paying Jobs in New York, NY

AMN Healthcare currently has 7 travel Medical Surgical positions available in New York.
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Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • New York, New York – 10065
  • 10 D,
  • July 1, 2024
  • 13
$1,798 to $1,982
Weekly Pay*
This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the Medical Surgical (MS) unit. This unit sees a wide variety of conditions including endocrine, wound care, neurology and gerontology as well as patients undergoing basic recovery care. Your expertise will be utilized for high level care within the traditional Medical Surgical unit setting. MS RN’s can expect to enhance their professional experience while providing top notch patient care to those most needing it.
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Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • New York, New York – 10065
  • 12 N,
  • July 15, 2024
  • 13
$1,932 to $2,527
Weekly Pay*
Superior facility with exclusive travel opportunities! This prestigious New York Hospital is ranked among the top 5 hospitals in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report. The hospital is the only New York metro-area hospital to be ranked in all 10 clinical areas and be on the prestigious 2019 Honor Roll. You will be joining a team of energetic, committed, compassionate, healthcare professionals. This facility takes pride in providing comfortable, comprehensive experiences for patients. If you are ready to join a highly motivated and compassionate team at one of the most prestigious teaching facilities in the country this is the role for you. Come build your resume and enjoy one of the most incredible cities in the US – New York!
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Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • New York, New York – 10065
  • 12 N,
  • July 15, 2024
  • 13
$1,932 to $2,527
Weekly Pay*
This prestigious New York Hospital is ranked among the top 5 hospitals in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report. The hospital is the only New York metro-area hospital to be ranked in all 10 clinical areas and be on the 2019 Honor Roll. You will be joining a team of energetic, committed, compassionate, healthcare professionals. This facility takes pride in providing comfortable, comprehensive experiences for patients. If you are ready to join a highly motivated and compassionate team at one of the most highly ranked teaching facilities in the country this is the role for you! Come build your resume and enjoy one of the most incredible cities in the America – New York!
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Highest Paying Jobs in Johnson City, NY

AMN Healthcare currently has 3 travel Medical Surgical positions available in Johnson City.
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Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Johnson City, New York – 13790
  • 12 N,
  • July 1, 2024
  • 12
$2,158 to $2,379
Weekly Pay*
Ideally we would like to have a candidate(s) that are credentialed to adminster chemo/immunotherapy medications. Any med/surg traveler can fill the vacancies but I would prefer to have someone that is able to administer chemotherapy. Nurse Patient Ratio: 1:06 Number of Beds/Cases: 24 Selling Points for unit:Great teamwork on the unit, positive/supportive culture Age Groups of Patients: Adults, and Geriatric Top 10 Diagnosis/Procedures: Cancer diagnosis (including some chemotherapy), palliative/end of life care, general med/surg – wound care, IV antibiotics, renal/kidney injury, pneumonia, COPD exacerbation, ortho/general/urology surgeries post operative Any special procedure done on the unit? Bedside procedures completed by procedure teams Common Medications used on the unit? IV antibiotics, IV chemotherapy, IV fluids/electrolytes, PO antihypertensive meds, PO electrolyte replacement, controlled substances – narcotics, benzodiazepines, other assorted medications to treat chronic medical conditions (i.e. inhalers, insulin and other anti-diabetics, etc.) Common Equipment: Alaris pumps, Kangaroo feeding pumps, etc. Use of Ancillary staff Does supplemental staff float Frequency: When needed – rare on night shift
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Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Johnson City, New York – 13790
  • 12 D,
  • July 1, 2024
  • 12
$2,070 to $2,281
Weekly Pay*
EMR: EPIC Any color scrubs Number of Beds/Cases: 10 chairs OR Number of Births/mo: n/a Selling Points for unit: 7a-7p, outpatient, non-chemo, EPIC, ultrasound PIV team Age Groups: Adolescent, Adults, Geriatric, Pediatric: Top 10 Diagnosis/Procedures: Migraine infusions, GI biologic treaments, Rheum biologic treatments, IV antibiotics, Therapuetic phlebotomy, Iron infusions, Rituximab Any special procedure done on the unit? Therapuetic phlebotomy Top 10 Medications: Magnesium, Acetaminophen, Remicade, Rituximab, Prolia, Reclast, Rcopehin, Daptomycin Common Equiment: Alaris IV pumps, EPIC EMR Start and end shift times: 7a-7:30p Lunch ( ½ hr, 1 hr, 2 hr, etc): 1/2 lunch Nurse Patient Ratio: 1-15 per 12h shift +/- 3 Use of Ancillary staff: Yes Does supplemental staff float: No What areas require floating? no Patient care delivery system (EG, Primary Care, Team Nrg): Outpatient Specialty care, no provider on site
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Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Johnson City, New York – 13790
  • 12 N,
  • July 1, 2024
  • 12
$2,158 to $2,379
Weekly Pay*
Designated as a 24-hour trauma, stroke and chest pain center, UHS Wilson Medical Center is a 280-bed medical clinic facility serving Johnson City with emergency care and medical clinic services. It is a regional referral center for such high-level medical and surgical services as cardiac surgery, neurosurgery and neurosciences, cancer care, emergency care, maternity and high-risk obstetrics, neonatal intensive care, ambulatory surgery, diabetes education and care, blood disorders treatment, and physical therapy and rehabilitation. Our Johnson City hospital trains physicians through a long-standing and highly respected Medical Residency Program.
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Highest Paying Jobs in Poughkeepsie, NY

AMN Healthcare currently has 2 travel Medical Surgical positions available in Poughkeepsie.
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Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Poughkeepsie, New York – 12601
  • 12 N,
  • June 24, 2024
  • 13
$1,923 to $2,119
Weekly Pay*
Vassar Brothers Medical Center (VBMC) is a 350-bed facility that has served New York’s Mid-Hudson Valley since 1887. Our most recent addition, the stunning Patient Pavilion, includes 294 private patient rooms, 13 surgical suites and a 66-room emergency and trauma center.
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Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Poughkeepsie, New York – 12601
  • 12 N,
  • June 24, 2024
  • 13
$1,923 to $2,119
Weekly Pay*
Vassar Brothers Medical Center (VBMC) is a 350-bed facility that has served New York’s Mid-Hudson Valley since 1887. Our most recent addition, the stunning Patient Pavilion, includes 294 private patient rooms, 13 surgical suites and a 66-room emergency and trauma center.
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Statistics on MS Jobs in New York

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

Salary Range

Salary Trends

Jobs by Facility types

Frequently Asked Questions about Travel Medical Surgical Jobs in New York

How much does an Medical Surgical travel nurse make on average in New York?

An MS nurse in New York can make an average of $2,123 per week.

How much does a night shift MS travel nurse make on average in New York?

A: A 12 Hour Night shift Medical Surgical nurse in New York can make an average of $2,124 per week based on recent job availability.

How much does a day shift MS travel nurse make on average in New York?

A: A 12 Hour Day shift Medical Surgical nurse in New York can make an average of $2,076 per week based on recent job availability. Learn more about Travel Nursing Salaries.

How many travel Medical Surgical jobs are available in New York?

There are currently 70 Medical Surgical travel nursing jobs available in New York. 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 Medical Surgical staff in New York?

  • Trillium Health Inc in Rochester
  • Universal Primary Care – Houghton in Houghton
  • The Brooklyn Hospital Center in Brooklyn
  • Fishkill MH Unit in Beacon
  • Wende Correctional Facility in Alden

What types of shifts are most common for MS travel nursing jobs in New York?

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

Healthcare Facilities in New York that offer Medical Surgical Jobs

These are just examples of some of the healthcare facilities in and around the New York area that have historically offered jobs for Medical Surgical professionals.
Albany Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 8 N, 10 D, 10 E, 10 N, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
15, 9, 2, 17, 24, 18, 10, 25, 26, 12, 19, 13, 20, 6, 21, 7, 22, 8, and 23
Address
43 New Scotland Avenue, NULL
Albany, NY 12208
Unity Hospital of Rochester
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 8 N, 10 D, 10 E, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12, 13, 7, 14, and 8
Address
1555 LONG POND RD.
Rochester, NY 14626
Nearby Neighborhoods
Cobbs Hill (14610)
Rochester General Hospital
Shifts
8 N, 10 D, 10 E, 10 N, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12 and 13
Address
1425 PORTLAND AVE.
Rochester, NY 14621
Nearby Neighborhoods
Cobbs Hill (14610)
UHS Wilson Memorial Medical Center
Shifts
10 D, 10 E, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
15, 12, 13, and 11
Address
33-57 Harrison Street, NULL
Johnson City, NY 13790
Nearby Neighborhoods
Bible School Park (13790)
Highland Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
1000 South Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620
Nearby Neighborhoods
Cobbs Hill (14610)
Strong Memorial Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 8 N, 10 D, 10 E, 10 N, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12, 16, 13, and 8
Address
601 Elmwood Avenue, NULL
Rochester, NY 14642
Nearby Neighborhoods
Cobbs Hill (14610)
New York Hospital Queens
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12, 13, and 8
Address
56-45 Main Street, NULL
Flushing, NY 11355
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York Weill Cornell Medical Center – Shiftwise
Hudson Valley Hospital Center
Shifts
8 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12 and 13
Departments
Case Manager Cath Lab Emergency Room Emergency Room Intensive Care Unit Labor & Delivery Medical Surgical Medical Surgical Operating Room Progressive Care Unit Progressive Care Unit Telemetry
Address
1980 Crompond Road, NULL
Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567

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