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Registered Nurse Travel Jobs in North Carolina

Top RN Travel Nurse Jobs in North Carolina

We currently offer 188 of the best RN travel jobs in North Carolina and 60 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 $1,816 per week as of Jun 1, 2024. Today, you can find RN jobs with a salary range between $1,164 to $2,705 per week. The city with the highest paying RN job is currently Greenville with a position for a Registered Nurse – Progressive Care – PCU at $2,705 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 Aug 6, 2024 for a Registered Nurse – Progressive Care – PCU role at $2,705 per week. The latest start date for an RN job is Aug 12, 2024 for a Registered Nurse – Progressive Care – PCU role at $2,705 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 188 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 Greenville, NC

AMN Healthcare currently has 30 travel Registered Nurse positions available in Greenville.
travel Exclusive Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Greenville, North Carolina – 27834
  • 12 N,
  • August 19, 2024
  • 13
$1,923 to $2,119
Weekly Pay*
24 Bed Medical Intensive Care Unit Primary Population: The MICU provides services to adult, acutely ill patients experiencing the following: Hemodynamically Instability, Respiratory Failure requiring Intubation, Pneumonia, Sepsis, Renal Failure requiring CRRT, DKA, GI Bleed, Stroke, and Infectious Diseases. Registered nurses provide care in conjunction with the care partner and medical team. The twenty four beds are divided into (3) 8 bed areas. The unit has 1-2 float nurses without patient assignments and one charge nurse without patient assignment. Skills that will be utilized are continuous infusion medication management, pain management, wound care, arterial lines, central lines, tracheotomy patients, central lines, chest tubes, mechanical ventilation, continuous cardiac monitoring, and various continuous intravenous drips. RN ratio 1:2
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Registered Nurse – Progressive Care
  • Greenville, North Carolina – 27834
  • 12 N,
  • August 6, 2024
  • 13
$2,069 to $2,705
Weekly Pay*
Neurosciences intermediate care level provides support for the neuro-surgical and neuro-medicine populations. Patients in this setting may require frequent neurological assessments and collaborative evaluations to manage intermediate care status.
travel Exclusive Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Greenville, North Carolina – 27834
  • 12 D, 12 N,
  • August 5, 2024
  • 13
$1,923 to $2,119
Weekly Pay*
Surgical Intensive Care Unit is a 24 bed ICU that provides support for the critically ill surgical and/or trauma patient; this ICU is a crucial part of our Level One Trauma Center. The critically ill trauma patient includes approximately 75% of the patients admitted to the SICU. Common diagnoses include, but are not limited to, severe sepsis, multi system trauma injuries, organ transplant, respiratory failure, acute renal failure, and multisystem organ failure. The patient population within SICU will include but is not limited to: Critically ill and injured multi-system trauma (including neuro trauma) Additional patient populations admitted to the SICU for critical care and monitoring include: Surgical oncology, general surgery, orthopedic surgery, OB/GYN, renal and pancreas transplant recipients, and organ donor patients including brain death donation and donation after cardiac death. SICU is a closed ICU in which the Trauma Critical Care Physician admits all patients 24/7. SICU has achieved the GOLD – Beacon Award for Excellence through the American Association of Critical Care. The unit mission statement is “Teamwork, where everyone works together, everyone wins together!”.
travel Exclusive Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Greenville, North Carolina – 27834
  • 12 N,
  • August 5, 2024
  • 13
$1,923 to $2,119
Weekly Pay*
Surgical Intensive Care Unit is a 24 bed ICU that provides support for the critically ill surgical and/or trauma patient; this ICU is a crucial part of our Level One Trauma Center. The critically ill trauma patient includes approximately 75% of the patients admitted to the SICU. Common diagnoses include, but are not limited to, severe sepsis, multi system trauma injuries, organ transplant, respiratory failure, acute renal failure, and multisystem organ failure. The patient population within SICU will include but is not limited to: Critically ill and injured multi-system trauma (including neuro trauma) Additional patient populations admitted to the SICU for critical care and monitoring include: Surgical oncology, general surgery, orthopedic surgery, OB/GYN, renal and pancreas transplant recipients, and organ donor patients including brain death donation and donation after cardiac death. SICU is a closed ICU in which the Trauma Critical Care Physician admits all patients 24/7. SICU has achieved the GOLD – Beacon Award for Excellence through the American Association of Critical Care. The unit mission statement is “Teamwork, where everyone works together, everyone wins together!”.
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Highest Paying Jobs in Asheville, NC

AMN Healthcare currently has 25 travel Registered Nurse positions available in Asheville.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Progressive Care
  • Asheville, North Carolina – 28801
  • 12 N,
  • August 19, 2024
  • 13
$1,672 to $1,843
Weekly Pay*
PCU unit based in exciting Asheville is looking for the right RN to join their team. 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 N,
  • August 26, 2024
  • 13
$1,672 to $1,843
Weekly Pay*
Outstanding PCU unit, based in exciting Asheville is looking for the right RN to join their team. 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 – Psychiatric
  • Asheville, North Carolina – 28801
  • 12 N,
  • August 19, 2024
  • 13
$1,478 to $1,629
Weekly Pay*
This outstanding Behavioral Health 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 – Emergency Room
  • Asheville, North Carolina – 28801
  • 12 D,
  • July 29, 2024
$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 Wilson, NC

AMN Healthcare currently has 23 travel Registered Nurse positions available in Wilson.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Emergency Room
  • Wilson, North Carolina – 27893
  • 12 N,
  • September 8, 2024
  • 13
$1,570 to $1,730
Weekly Pay*
As a part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare, our community hospital is being supported with more resources than ever before. Duke LifePoint combines Duke University Health System’s unparalleled expertise in clinical excellence, quality and patient safety with LifePoint Health’s financial resources and extensive operational experience – making our hospital even stronger.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Wilson, North Carolina – 27893
  • 12 D,
  • August 5, 2024
  • 13
$1,640 to $1,808
Weekly Pay*
As a part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare, our community hospital is being supported with more resources than ever before. Duke LifePoint combines Duke University Health System’s unparalleled expertise in clinical excellence, quality and patient safety with LifePoint Health’s financial resources and extensive operational experience – making our hospital even stronger.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Emergency Room
  • Wilson, North Carolina – 27893
  • 12 N,
  • August 11, 2024
  • 13
$1,570 to $1,730
Weekly Pay*
As a part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare, our community hospital is being supported with more resources than ever before. Duke LifePoint combines Duke University Health System’s unparalleled expertise in clinical excellence, quality and patient safety with LifePoint Health’s financial resources and extensive operational experience – making our hospital even stronger.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Emergency Room
  • Wilson, North Carolina – 27893
  • 12 N,
  • August 5, 2024
  • 13
$1,570 to $1,730
Weekly Pay*
As a part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare, our community hospital is being supported with more resources than ever before. Duke LifePoint combines Duke University Health System’s unparalleled expertise in clinical excellence, quality and patient safety with LifePoint Health’s financial resources and extensive operational experience – making our hospital even stronger.
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Highest Paying Jobs in Hickory, NC

AMN Healthcare currently has 17 travel Registered Nurse positions available in Hickory.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Psychiatric
  • Hickory, North Carolina – 28601
  • 12 N,
  • August 12, 2024
  • 13
$1,623 to $1,788
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.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Psychiatric
  • Hickory, North Carolina – 28601
  • 12 D,
  • August 12, 2024
  • 13
$1,623 to $1,788
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.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Perioperative Nurse – Operating Room
  • Hickory, North Carolina – 28601
  • 10 D,
  • August 19, 2024
  • 13
$1,746 to $1,925
Weekly Pay*
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Psychiatric
  • Hickory, North Carolina – 28601
  • 12 N,
  • August 19, 2024
  • 13
$1,623 to $1,788
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 Fayetteville, NC

AMN Healthcare currently has 13 travel Registered Nurse positions available in Fayetteville.
travel Exclusive Compact State
Registered Nurse – Telemetry
  • Fayetteville, North Carolina – 28304
  • 12 N,
  • August 12, 2024
  • 13
$1,880 to $2,072
Weekly Pay*
For more than 60 years, Cape Fear Valley Health has been the preferred healthcare provider for thousands of families from Fayetteville, Fort Bragg, Cumberland County, and beyond. Since Cape Fear Medical Center opened in 1956, it has grown into North Carolina’s 8th largest health system. Today, it is a robust medical center specializing in cardiac care, cancer treatment and surgical services as well as neuroscience, pediatrics, rehabilitation, orthopedics and more. Cape Fear Valley Health also boasts a full-service Family Birth Center, as well as a Level-III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). The Cape Fear Valley Health System’s medical facilities include Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, Highsmith-Rainey Specialty Hospital, Cape Fear Valley Rehabilitation Center, Behavioral Health Care, Bladen County Hospital, Hoke Hospital, Central Harnett Hospital, Betsy Johnson Hospital, as well as several medical offices and clinics spread throughout the Cape Fear region. Their Mission: Exceptional Healthcare for Every Patient. At Cape Fear Valley Health System, their goal is to improve the quality of every life they touch. To achieve that, their Fayetteville doctors, surgeons and staff are committed to excellence in every aspect of the healthcare process. Their values of patient-centeredness, integrity, innovation, teamwork, diversity and accountability help them create a better experience for every patient, every time.
travel Exclusive Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Fayetteville, North Carolina – 28304
  • 12 N,
  • August 12, 2024
  • 13
$2,039 to $2,247
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 Exclusive Compact State
Registered Nurse – Telemetry
  • Fayetteville, North Carolina – 28304
  • 12 D,
  • August 12, 2024
  • 13
$1,863 to $2,053
Weekly Pay*
Ratio 1:6. Sepsis/Pneumonia (primary cohort); other medical telemetry patients
travel Exclusive Compact State
Registered Nurse – Intensive Care – ICU
  • Fayetteville, North Carolina – 28304
  • 12 N,
  • August 12, 2024
  • 13
$2,039 to $2,247
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 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 $1,818 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 $1,821 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 $1,816 per week based on recent job availability.

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

There are currently 188 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, Greenville, Hickory, and Wilson 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
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
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 and 10
Address
171 Fairview Road, NULL
Mooresville, NC 28117
Halifax Regional Medical Center
Shifts
9 D, 9 E, 9 N, 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, 8 E, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12 and 13
Address
300 West 27th Street, NULL
Lumberton, NC 28358
Maria Parham Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 10 D, 12 D, and 12 N
Job Durations
12, 13, and 14
Address
566 Ruin Creek Rd
Henderson, NC 27536
Central Carolina Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 8 N, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
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
12, 13, 6, and 14
Address
262 Leroy George Drive
Clyde, NC 28721

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