Registered Nurse Travel Jobs in North Carolina

Top RN Travel Nurse Jobs in North Carolina

We currently offer 157 of the best RN travel jobs in North Carolina and 46 exclusive, high-paying Registered Nurse travel nurse jobs here that you won’t find anywhere else! RN travel jobs are currently available in cities like Greenville. 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 North Carolina earned about $1,881 per week as of May 1, 2024. Today, you can find RN jobs with a salary range between $1,164 to $2,962 per week. The city with the highest paying RN job is currently Greenville with a position for a Registered Nurse – Progressive Care – PCU at $2,962 per week.

In North Carolina, there are a number of hospital facilities with RN nursing staff. Southeastern Regional Medical Center in Lumberton, Lake Norman Regional Medical Center in Mooresville and Cape Fear Valley Medical Center in Fayetteville are well known in North Carolina.

If you have a specific start date in mind, the earliest start date in North Carolina is Jul 1, 2024 for a Registered Nurse – Progressive Care – PCU role at $2,962 per week. The latest start date for an RN job is Jul 1, 2024 for a Registered Nurse – Progressive Care – PCU role at $2,962 per week. 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 including 13 weeks.

With great things to do, people to meet and places to see, North Carolina 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 North Carolina with Travel Registered Nurse Jobs

AMN Healthcare currently has 157 travel Registered Nurse positions available in the state of North Carolina. Search the most recent jobs below, or click the button below to view all jobs.

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Highest Paying Jobs in Asheville, NC

AMN Healthcare currently has 31 travel Registered Nurse positions available in Asheville.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Telemetry
  • Asheville, North Carolina – 28801
  • 12 N,
  • June 30, 2024
  • 13
$1,672 to $1,843
Weekly Pay*
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Progressive Care
  • Asheville, North Carolina – 28801
  • 12 N,
  • July 1, 2024
  • 13
$1,662 to $2,173
Weekly Pay*
PCU unit based in exciting Asheville is looking for the right RN to join their team of compassionate and driven health care professionals. 24 bed unit with 1:5-6 staffing. 700+ bed Level 2 Trauma center. Known for its thriving arts community and natural beauty, the city of Asheville is located in western North Carolina along the Blue Mountains
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Progressive Care
  • Asheville, North Carolina – 28801
  • 12 D,
  • July 22, 2024
  • 13
$1,672 to $1,843
Weekly Pay*
This outstanding PCU unit, based in exciting Asheville is looking for the right RN to join their team of compassionate and driven health care professionals. – 700+ bed Level 2 Trauma center. Staff members say this Hospital is a great place to work because of the friendly atmosphere, supportive management, and opportunities for growth. – Known for its thriving arts community and natural beauty, the city of Asheville is located in western North Carolina along the Blue Mountains
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Emergency Room
  • Asheville, North Carolina – 28801
  • 12 N,
  • July 1, 2024
  • 13
$1,513 to $1,668
Weekly Pay*
Outstanding 94 bed ER, based in exciting Asheville, is looking for the right RN to join their team. 4:1 typically medical, up to 7:1 on ED behavioral holds. No floating outside of the ED but must be open to floating to all sections within the ED. 700+ bed Level 2 Trauma center. Known for its thriving arts community and natural beauty, the city of Asheville is located in western North Carolina along the Blue Mountains
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Highest Paying Jobs in Hickory, NC

AMN Healthcare currently has 27 travel Registered Nurse positions available in Hickory.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Cardiovascular
  • Hickory, North Carolina – 28601
  • 12 N,
  • July 14, 2024
  • 13
$1,711 to $1,886
Weekly Pay*
This outstanding unit is looking for the right RN 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.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Cardiovascular
  • Hickory, North Carolina – 28601
  • 12 N,
  • July 1, 2024
  • 13
$1,711 to $1,886
Weekly Pay*
This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU). 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 – Cardiovascular
  • Hickory, North Carolina – 28601
  • 12 N,
  • July 1, 2024
  • 13
$1,711 to $1,886
Weekly Pay*
This outstanding unit is looking for the right RN 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.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Cardiovascular
  • Hickory, North Carolina – 28601
  • 12 N,
  • July 1, 2024
  • 13
$1,711 to $1,886
Weekly Pay*
This outstanding unit is looking for the right RN 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 Greenville, NC

AMN Healthcare currently has 19 travel Registered Nurse positions available in Greenville.
travel Exclusive Compact State
Registered Nurse – Progressive Care
  • Greenville, North Carolina – 27834
  • 12 D,
  • July 1, 2024
  • 13
$2,265 to $2,962
Weekly Pay*
Surgical Oncology Unit is a 30 beds unit that provides general, general monitored and intermediate (step-down) levels of care. Primary Population: The population consists of multiple types of surgical patients and includes the following: Surgical Oncology, Urology, GYN, and Head & Neck surgeries, Cardiac Arrhythmias, fluid and medication management, and wound management. Services also include patient education related to surgical procedures, disease processes, diagnostic procedures and trach care.
travel Exclusive Compact State
Registered Nurse – Progressive Care
  • Greenville, North Carolina – 27834
  • 12 D, 12 N,
  • July 1, 2024
  • 13
$2,265 to $2,962
Weekly Pay*
Surgical Oncology Unit is a 30 beds unit that provides general, general monitored and intermediate (step-down) levels of care. Primary Population: The population consists of multiple types of surgical patients and includes the following: Surgical Oncology, Urology, GYN, and Head & Neck surgeries, Cardiac Arrhythmias, fluid and medication management, and wound management. Services also include patient education related to surgical procedures, disease processes, diagnostic procedures and trach care.
travel Exclusive Compact State
Registered Nurse – Progressive Care
  • Greenville, North Carolina – 27834
  • 12 N,
  • July 1, 2024
  • 13
$2,265 to $2,962
Weekly Pay*
Surgical Oncology Unit is a 30 beds unit that provides general, general monitored and intermediate (step-down) levels of care. Primary Population: The population consists of multiple types of surgical patients and includes the following: Surgical Oncology, Urology, GYN, and Head & Neck surgeries, Cardiac Arrhythmias, fluid and medication management, and wound management. Services also include patient education related to surgical procedures, disease processes, diagnostic procedures and trach care.
travel Exclusive Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Greenville, North Carolina – 27834
  • 12 N,
  • July 1, 2024
  • 13
$1,923 to $2,119
Weekly Pay*
Enterprise Central Region **FLOAT BETWEEN ECU Medical Center, Beaufort, Edgecombe
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Highest Paying Jobs in Charlotte, NC

AMN Healthcare currently has 9 travel Registered Nurse positions available in Charlotte.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Telemetry
  • Charlotte, North Carolina – 28210
  • 12 D,
  • July 15, 2024
  • 12
$1,290 to $1,422
Weekly Pay*
Ranked Best Regional Hospitals. Ranked Best Children’s Hospitals. Highest rating for Bypass Surgery. Nationally Recognized-Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Telemetry
  • Charlotte, North Carolina – 28207
  • 12 D,
  • July 15, 2024
  • 12
$1,290 to $1,422
Weekly Pay*
As a valued member of the Telemetry (Tele) RN team, you will care for patients with a wide range of conditions including complex cases. – 100+ bed full-service community hospital, specializing in the care of seniors and in complex foot and ankle surgery, hip and knee surgery, bariatric surgery, and women’s pelvic health
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Telemetry
  • Charlotte, North Carolina – 28207
  • 12 N,
  • July 15, 2024
  • 12
$1,396 to $1,539
Weekly Pay*
As a valued member of the Telemetry (Tele) RN team, you will care for patients with a wide range of conditions including complex cases. – 100+ bed full-service community hospital, specializing in the care of seniors and in complex foot and ankle surgery, hip and knee surgery, bariatric surgery, and women’s pelvic health
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Cardiovascular
  • Charlotte, North Carolina – 28203
  • 12 D, 12 E, 12 N,
  • July 15, 2024
  • 12
$1,396 to $1,539
Weekly Pay*
This outstanding Pediatric Cardiovascular Intensive Care unit, based in exciting Charlotte is looking for the right RN 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 Lumberton, NC

AMN Healthcare currently has 9 travel Registered Nurse positions available in Lumberton.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Emergency Room
  • Lumberton, North Carolina – 28358
  • 12 N,
  • July 8, 2024
  • 12
$1,552 to $1,711
Weekly Pay*
General Information: Beds: 50 beds in ED (to include hallway beds and Psych Holds) No locked area for Psych holds; 2 seclusion rooms within Main ED Minimum Experience: 2-year minimum ED experience in comparable facility for acuity and size First-time traveler? No, unless specifically approved by management 50,000-60,000 ED visits per year; Average 160 patients seen per day Patient Types: All ages (Neonate to Geriatric) Multispecialty – Medical/ Cardiac/Neuro/Ortho/Trauma/Interventional – will stabilize and ship out higher-level Neuro and Trauma patients DKA, Sepsis, Multisystem trauma (stabilization), Respiratory Failure, Renal Failure, COVID, IVDA, ETOH, Mental Health (Adult and Peds), Pediatric Med/Tele Stroke requiring TPA administration, spinal precautions STEMI, NSTEMI, Heart failure Patient Ratios: RN: Days & Nights: Main ED – 1:3-5 (based on acuity) ED/Psych Holding – 1:6 Required Certifications: RN: BLS ACLS PALS CPI (required) – MOAB is not accepted NIHSS (preferred) TNCC (preferred) Skills required: RN: Travel pairs are not preferred – must get manager approval Same shifts cannot be guaranteed Experience in a facility with a high acuity, fast paced environment comparable to UNC Health Southeastern Critical care drips/titration, cardiac rhythm interpretation, measuring cardiac strips, drains, chest tubes, hemodynamic lines: Art lines/CVP, Stroke experience (TPA administration and mixing), conscious sedation US guided IV’s is not a skill that will be needed at this time for travelers Support on the Unit: Secretary, 24/7 CNA – may be available to assist with: vitals, glucose checks, 12 lead EKG’s Charge nurse: unassigned Centralized and Bedside Tele monitoring within the department Phlebotomy: (will do all peripheral lab draws) Resource Nurse – team lead – staffing dependent House Supervisor, 24/7 RT, 24/7 (ED specific) – will perform ABG’s and Nebulizer txs Pharmacy, 24/7 ED specific pharmacist – 1100-2300, variable days of the week (2) ED physicians, 24/7 Mid-Level Providers, 0800-0200, 7 days per week RRT, 24/7 ICU Intensivist, available for consult 24/7 Security – typically in the ED at all times but may be pulled for in house emergencies as well Central transport to move patients, unless the patient requires constant RN monitoring due to acuity Charting System/Equipment: EPIC – required Alaris Omnicell Spacelab monitors Floating: Could potentially float to ICU but would be helping hands/task RN only Orientation: 1st day – Hospital NEO 2nd Day – Preceptor orientation to unit 3rd Day – in staffing, works independently Scheduling: Shift Times: 0700-1900 1900-0700 *Will not be able to accommodate blocked scheduling – please do not request approval for this* 8-week schedule Weekend rotation: Every other (Fri/Sat/Sun) Can we approve time off? Up to 7 days; must be willing to extend contract if taking a full week off, if requesting holidays or days surrounding holidays off – get approval from NM Will they be on call? No Holiday Expectations: 3/6 major holidays – Thanksgiving, Day After Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, NYE, New Year’s Day Other notes: Most travelers are diligent about their work and care about their patients; close-knit unit, traveler friendly, extensions offered if a good fit for the unit Scrub Color: Ceil Blue or White Undershirts must be White, Ceil Blue, Black or Grey Jackets must be White, Ceil Blue or Black No sweatshirt or hoodies Parking: Free in designated areas
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Lumberton, North Carolina – 28358
  • 12 N,
  • July 8, 2024
  • 12
$1,552 to $1,711
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 – Psychiatric
  • Lumberton, North Carolina – 28358
  • 12 N,
  • July 8, 2024
  • 13
$1,658 to $1,827
Weekly Pay*
This outstanding Behavioral Health unit, based in exciting Lumberton is looking for the right RN 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
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Lumberton, North Carolina – 28358
  • 12 N,
  • June 24, 2024
  • 12
$1,658 to $1,827
Weekly Pay*
SimpliFi Interviews General Information: Beds: 34 Beds 17 on the South Side 17 on the North Side 1 year of minimum experience Will accept a first-time traveler Permanent staff must wait 2 years before returning as a traveler Travelers cannot live within a 75-mile radius of the facility Patient Types: Medical Type Patients: CHF, Diabetes, Dialysis, COPD, ETOH, IVDA Telemetry – remote monitoring with tele tech 24/7 Will not have to read or verify strips. Tele tech will notify RN of rhythm changes General Surgical Patients Post-operative and observation Patient Ratios: 1:5-6, can flex up to 7 in surge times (do not go above 1:7) — working on getting this down by hiring more staff Required Certifications: BLS CPI or MOAB – must have prior to start ACLS (preferred) Skills required: IV insertion, trach management, chest tube management, NG Tube placement and management, feeding tubes, foley placement and management, wound care, dressing changes, central line management Cardiac rhythm interpretation (preferred) Support on the Unit: CNA (Ratio 1:8-9, can be as high as 1:12 due to) Unit Secretary – Day shift Telemetry suite with tele tech 24/7 Charge nurse takes a patient load Hospitalist, RT in house 24/7 (RT on unit) Phlebotomy does most peripheral draws, nurses will have to draw all central lines Charting System/Equipment: EPIC BD Alaris IV Pumps Omnicell Orientation: 1 Day of general orientation (get badge, learning modules) If general orientation is only part of day, and the remainder of the day will be used for on unit orientation 1-2 days of on-unit orientation Floating: To any med-surg unit and holding/overflow unit Scheduling: Every other weekend expectation, rarely back to back weekends Shift Times: Day: 0700 – 1930; Night: 1900-0730 No self-scheduling RTO requests: Clinical team to approve up to 7 days off. Need approval from unit Manager for greater than 7 days off. Holidays: will be assigned a holiday in rotation – request RTO approval for holidays Other Notes: Scrubs: Ceil Blue
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Statistics on RN Jobs in North Carolina

View helpful statistics about RN travel nursing jobs based on historical data in North Carolina. 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 North Carolina

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

A Registered Nurse nurse in North Carolina can make an average of $1,826 per week.

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

A: A 12 Hour Night shift Registered Nurse in North Carolina can make an average of $1,826 per week based on recent job availability.

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

A: A 12 Hour Day shift Registered Nurse in North Carolina can make an average of $1,825 per week based on recent job availability.

How many travel Registered Nurse jobs are currently available in North Carolina?

There are currently 157 Registered Nurse travel nursing jobs available in North Carolina. 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 North Carolina?

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

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

What are the top paying RN jobs available in North Carolina currently?

Locating RN Travel Nursing Jobs in North Carolina

Cities like Asheville, Charlotte, Fayetteville, Greenville, and Hickory currently have RN travel jobs. It’s a great state to work in and is home to facilities like Wake Forest SOM Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wake Forest SOM Department of Anesthesiology, Strategic Interventions, Lucas Research and Aspen Dental – Hendersonville, NC #4216 which all have RN departments.

Healthcare Facilities in North Carolina that offer Registered Nurse Jobs

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

Cape Fear Valley Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 8 N, 10 D, 10 N, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
15, 12, 9, 13, 14, and 8
Address
1638 Owen Drive, NULL
Fayetteville, NC 28304
Nearby Neighborhoods
Bordeaux (28302), Glendale Acres (28302), Clairway (28302), Holiday Park (28302), Evergreen Estates (28304)
Frye Regional Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13 and 14
Address
420 N Center St.
Hickory, NC 28601
Wilson Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 8 N, 10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12 and 13
Departments
Emergency Room Intensive Care Unit Interventional Radiology Medical Surgical Operating Room Operating Room Psychiatric Rehabilitation Skilled Nursing Telemetry
Address
1705 TARBORO ST. SW
Wilson, NC 27893
Nearby Neighborhoods
Breckenridge (27895), Crestview (27895), Quail Hollow (27895), Quail Ridge (27895), Westwood (27893)
Nash Hospitals Inc
Shifts
8 D, 10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
15, 12, 9, 13, 10, and 14
Departments
Dialysis Emergency Room Intensive Care Unit Interventional Radiology Operating Room Operating Room Progressive Care Unit Telemetry
Address
2460 Curtis Ellis Dr, NULL
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Nearby Neighborhoods
Forest Oaks (27804), Woodridge (27804), Brook Valley Trailer Park (27804), Woodgreen (27803), Berkeley (27803)
Lake Norman Regional Medical Center
Shifts
10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Departments
Emergency Room Intensive Care Unit Labor & Delivery Labor & Delivery Medical Surgical Operating Room Operating Room Post Anesthesia Care Unit Telemetry
Address
171 Fairview Road, NULL
Mooresville, NC 28117
Halifax Regional Medical Center
Shifts
10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13 and 8
Address
250 Smith Church Road, NULL
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
Southeastern Regional Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12 and 13
Departments
Cardiovascular ICU Cardiovascular Operating Room Cath Lab Emergency Room Intensive Care Unit Medical Surgical Operating Room Operating Room Pediatric Progressive Care Unit Psychiatric Telemetry
Address
300 West 27th Street, NULL
Lumberton, NC 28358
Central Carolina Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Departments
Cath Lab Emergency Room Intensive Care Unit Labor & Delivery Medical Surgical Operating Room Post Anesthesia Care Unit Telemetry
Address
1135 Carthage St
Sanford, NC 27330
Nearby Neighborhoods
Berkley Place (27330), Sunset Terrace (27330), Brookwood (27331), Colonial Acres (27331), Longview Acres (27331)
Haywood Regional Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13, 6, and 14
Address
262 Leroy George Drive
Clyde, NC 28721
Maria Parham Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 12 D, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
566 Ruin Creek Rd
Henderson, NC 27536

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