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Travel Nursing
in North Carolina

Discover Travel Nursing in North Carolina

Travel nursing can be an excellent career opportunity and one that allows you to travel all over the U.S. As a travel nurse in North Carolina, you’ll have the chance to meet new people, expand your knowledge, and visit a historic state. With more flexibility and freedom, travel nursing jobs have fantastic benefits that may help you expand your career and take advantage of new opportunities.

SHC’s reliable country-wide network and decades of experience mean we can help you find your dream assignment no matter where you want to go. Our recruiters will help you find a travel nursing job based on your specific skills, wants, and needs, and be with you every step of the way as you manage licensing, find housing, and prepare for your next adventure.

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 Search North Carolina Travel Nursing Jobs

Looking for a travel nursing job in North Carolina? 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.

North Carolina as a Travel Nurse

Beautiful wooded regions and oceanside destinations make North Carolina a hot travel destination, and they are just a couple of the reasons why travel nurses choose to work in North Carolina. This state offers many travel nursing opportunities with good pay — as a travel nurse in North Carolina, you’ll get an opportunity to work in and experience a beautiful state.

Whether you’re hoping to visit the Outer Banks or Blue Ridge Mountains, the state is a great place to explore travel nursing. Travel nurses can take advantage of gaining experience in one of North Carolina’s major cities (Raleigh, Charlotte, Durham, or Greensboro) while also having a positive impact on diverse patient populations.

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

North Carolina is in need of travel nurses, so going where you’re in demand can give you an opportunity to negotiate better pay. Keep in mind, that your exact skills, the job you take, where you work, where you live, and other factors can make a big difference in what you’ll be paid in NC.

The average pay for travel nurses in North Carolina is slightly lower than the national average, but the state has a lower cost of living than much of the country, at approximately 6% lower. In fact, housing alone is 15% less expensive than the national average, so there are plenty of opportunities for travel nurses.

Travel housing

Finding Your Home Away from Home

We know that it’s important that you are cared for as you travel to new places as a nurse. At SHC, we prioritize finding the right living arrangements for you as you reach your new assignment destination. We have a dedicated support team that can assist you, so you can take a look at various North Carolina housing options wherever you want to live.

Our travel housing department will help you look through all the options and find the right place to live, so you can focus on your new travel nursing job in North Carolina.


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.

North Carolina is a Compact State, so if you have a multi-state license, you can come to North Carolina and begin working at any time. However, if your home state isn’t a Compact state, you will need to obtain a Compact license by temporary endorsement. Find out more about how to get your license approved at the NC Board of Nursing website.

Explore Top Locations & Specialties in NC

The state of North Carolina 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 North Carolina 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 North Carolina:

top locations

  • Asheville, NC
  • Butner, NC
  • Chapel Hill, NC
  • Charlotte, NC
  • Durham, NC
  • Fayetteville, NC
  • Wilmington, NC

Top Specialties

  • Emergency Department (ED) Nurse Jobs
  • Emergency Room (ER) Nurse Jobs
  • Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Nurse Jobs
  • Labor & Delivery (L&D) Nurse Jobs
  • Medical-Surgical (Med-Surg) Nurse Jobs
  • Operating Room (OR) Nurse Jobs
  • Telemetry (Tele) 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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