[Infographic] Top 3 States For Operating Room Travel Nurses This Summer

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[Infographic] Top 3 States For Operating Room Travel Nurses This Summer

Cross Country TravCorps
June 13, 2017 13:55 PM (EDT)
Operating Room , Infographic
If you’re a travel nurse with an operating room nursing specialty, you’ll want to seek destinations that have the most travel nursing opportunities and best pay rates.
Fortunately, there are many states with an increasing demand for operating room nurses in which you can earn up to $35,000 in just 13 weeks! Three of the top states for operating room travel nurses happen to be California, New York and Tennessee. Take a look below at what each of these states has to offer.
Operating Room Travel Nursing Demand Infographic


Are you looking for a sun-filled travel nursing adventure? You’re in luck! The state of California has numerous operating room travel nursing jobs, as well as an abundance of amazing outdoor sights. With currently 13% of operating room travel nurse job openings in the Golden State, the top cities in need of travel nurses include Santa Clara, Santa Monica and Los Angeles. From cliff-lined beaches to the breathtaking Mojave Desert, California’s growing healthcare scene and natural beauty attracts travel nurses from all over the country.

New York 

New York takes the number two spot on this list, with 7% of current operating room travel nurse jobs dispersed throughout the Empire State. While most travel nursing jobs are based in bustling New York City and the downstate region, you’ll also find opportunities in Upstate New York - including Albany, the state’s capital. There are several attractions to visit throughout New York State, including the sights and sounds of New York City, Long Island Beaches, and Niagara Falls, among countless others.


If you’re searching for a location that’s a little bit slower paced, but still just as exhilarating, Tennessee may be the perfect spot for your next travel nursing assignment. 5% of operating room travel nurse jobs are currently in Tennessee, with the cities of Nashville and Memphis having the most demand. Whether you choose to take in the heart of country music in Nashville or enjoy Graceland and Beale Street in Memphis, Tennessee is sure not to disappoint!
With a surge in demand for travel nurses throughout the U.S., it’s never been a more exciting time to explore travel nursing assignments. Be sure to consider one of the states above for your next adventure!

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