Contract Nursing Salary & Benefits

When you join the AMN Healthcare’s team, you gain access to the top contract nursing salaries in the industry. In addition, our high-value benefits package allows you the freedom to choose a short-term contract nursing job that best suits your lifestyle and financial goals. What’s more, we offer a comprehensive list of perks including guaranteed work weeks, free CEUs, free high-quality housing, bonuses, and more. Learn more about our industry-leading contract nursing salary and benefits packages.

A Contract Nurse's Salary in Detail

Compensation Explanation

Calculating your salary may be confusing as there are so many variables that make up your pay after taxes. Your salary will be based on your experience, overtime pay, facility choice, season, housing, and if the assignment is a crisis response/rapid response nursing job.

Career Growth!

Our mission is to provide the highest quality patient care to each healthcare facility. We take pride in offering free education to each of our contract nurses. This gives you the chance to update your resume and earn more money as you obtain more qualifications and certifications.

Bonuses Offered

As part of the AMN Healthcare's team, you’ll enjoy discounted pricing on a wide variety of goods and services, ranging from hotels, computers, health club memberships, cell phone service, and more.

Guaranteed Pay

For added security, NurseChoice offers a Guaranteed Pay program at thousands of facilities across all 50 states. With Guaranteed Pay, you’ll never have to worry about not getting paid if your shift gets canceled! Contact your recruiter for conditions and complete details.

Benefits of a Contract Nursing Job

Premium Life Benefits

AMN Healthcare offers all travelers PPO and HMO optioned health benefits starting on day one. Additionally, all AMN Healthcare travelers have life insurance, vision insurance, disability insurance available to themselves and their families. 

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Furnished Housing!

When you accept one of our high-pay travel nursing contract jobs, you'll be provided with free, private, quality housing that's fully furnished and close to your assignment facility. And, if you provide your own accommodations, we'll reimburse you with a generous housing allowance. Talk to your placement consultant for further details. 

Refer and Earn!

Do you know a colleague or co-worker who is interested in a rapid response nursing job? AMN Healthcare offers a generous referral bonus paid out at 6 weeks.

401(k) Retirement Plan

It's never too early to start planning for your retirement. Our 401(k) plan offers a variety of well-known stock, bond and money market funds. Ask a recruiter for details!

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