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Travel Nursing
in Missouri

Discover Travel Nursing in Missouri

Travel nursing is an amazing opportunity to visit Missouri, meet new colleagues and friends, and explore experiences in a place outside your home state. There is flexibility and freedom that comes with this role, too. At SHC, we’re proud to support you with our decades of experience and a reliable, country-wide network to help you find the perfect assignment.

Our recruiters are here to assist you and find a job that fits your needs. We’ll help you through every step, from licensing to finding your new home.

Manager your career from your phone.


Receive better pay and bonus opportunities.

Great destinations as your home away from home.

From 401ks to pet insurance, we cover you.

Expand your skillset to advance your career.

 Search Missouri Travel Nursing Jobs

Looking for a travel nursing job in Missouri? Use our job search feature below to see all the available opportunities across the state, filter by your own nursing specialty, and learn more about each unique assignment.

Missouri as a Travel Nurse

Located in the Midwest, Missouri (the Show-Me State) is a wonderful place to explore as a travel nurse. From visiting the Gateway Arch in St. Louis to enjoying the Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri has much to offer. As a travel nurse in MO, you will have the opportunity to explore fantastic career opportunities while also maintaining flexibility and freedom in your schedule.

Travel nursing jobs have plenty of benefits, and our recruiters are here to help you find the perfect job to fit your needs among those offered on our reliable, country-wide network. Even better, our expert staff is prepared to support you throughout the process, so you have the right licensing and housing to start your new assignment.

SHC WeConnect App

Enhance Your Job Search with SHC WeConnect

The SHC WeConnect app is your all-in-one platform for managing your career with our travel nursing agency.

With just a few taps on your mobile device, the app connects agency nurses with a wide range of nurse staffing positions, enabling you to search for assignments, set up job alerts, and apply for positions across the US.

The app provides a seamless experience, making it easier than ever to manage each stage of your experience. With SHC WeConnect, travel nurses can take control of their job search and stay connected in real-time throughout the process. Available for download now in the App Store and Google Play.

Travel Nursing Pay

Better Pay for Doing What You Love

There are many factors that play a role in how much a travel nurse is paid, from their specialties to the number of hours they agree to. In Missouri, that will vary based on your specific skills, where you work, and other factors. Missouri is a low-cost-of-living state; approximately 10% less than the national average. MO housing costs fall at around 20% less.

The pay for travel nurses in Missouri can be competitive based on a hospital’s specific needs; a 2023 report showed that Missouri had nearly 7,000 open positions in hospitals that need to be filled.

Travel housing

Finding Your Home Away from Home

We know that one of the main concerns with travel nursing is finding the right housing. At SHC, we want you to feel comfortable and taken care of as you focus on caring for the communities around you. We can help you find the perfect living arrangements for your travel nursing assignment in Missouri. We have a dedicated support team that will help you find a place to live in your preferred location.

Whether you’re hoping to be near the hospital or want to have a scenic home near the Ozarks, rest easy knowing that your travel nurse housing in Missouri will be ready for you when you get there. Our team can help you sort through the options and make your dream destination a possibility.


More Rewards with SHC

On top of all the amazing perks of travel nursing, you’ll earn exclusive benefits working with SHC. In addition to great assignments, we make it possible for caring travel nurses to continue to work with us assignment after assignment - in Washington and wherever you choose next!

From 401k retirement plans to voluntary individual benefits including whole life insurance, short term disability, accident, and pet insurance, Supplemental Health Care has you covered.

Education & Licensure

Advance Your Career

Supplemental Health Care supports your nursing career and recognizes the value of increasing accessibility to professional education and advancement. We support upskilling programs and scholarship opportunities for nurses so you can further your education and advance your nursing career.

Coming to Missouri to work is simple if your home state is a participant in the nurse licensure compact (NLC). Missouri is a member state, which means any nurse who has a license in a partner state can work in Missouri without meeting additional licensing requirements. You can find the full list of partner states at

For those who don’t live in a member state, you can get more information about getting licensed in Missouri through the Missouri Division of Professional Registration website.

Explore Top Locations & Specialties in MO

The state of Missouri boasts numerous opportunities for travel nurses in search of their next adventure. From the bustling atmosphere of large cities to the serene beauty of small towns, travel nursing in Missouri is an ideal way to explore all that the state provides.

Here are some best destinations and most in-demand specialties for travel nurses in Missouri:

top locations

  • Kansas City, MO
  • Saint Louis, MO
  • Chesterfield, MO
  • Saint Peters, MO
  • Lee's Summit, MO
  • Columbia, MO
  • Washington, MO
  • Independence, MO
  • Springfield, MO
  • Lake Ozark, MO

Top Specialties

  • Emergency Department (ED) Nurse Jobs
  • Emergency Room (ER) Nurse Jobs
  • Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Nurse Jobs
  • Labor and Delivery Nurse Jobs
  • Med Surg Nurse Jobs
  • OR Nurse Jobs
  • Stepdown Nurse Jobs
  • Telemetry Nurse Jobs

Get Started with SHC

Travel nursing jobs are in high demand in hospitals and healthcare facilities across the country and we have so many travel nursing opportunities available right now! Our dedicated team is excited to connect with you in the next step of your travel nursing journey.

If you're ready to take the next step, fill out our short contact form below to get started travel nursing with Supplemental Health Care!

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