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Travel Nursing
in Texas

Discover Travel Nursing in Texas

If you have the travel bug and an itch to see the great state of Texas, choosing to be a travel nurse could be a great solution. You’ll have the opportunity to meet new people, increase your experience as a nurse, and explore the Lone Star State. If you’re ready for a change of scenery, with the chance at better pay and perks like flexibility in your schedule, travel nursing in Texas might be the right option for you.

We’d love to partner with you at Supplemental Health Care. With decades of experience placing travel nurses within our reliable, country-wide network, you’ll have support in finding a travel job and housing, helping you further your career in your dream location. If you want to take on a position as a travel nurse to avoid burnout, try something new, or simply see the world, our staff is here to support you.

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 Texas Travel Nursing Jobs

Looking for a travel nursing job in Texas? 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.

Texas as a Travel Nurse

With hundreds of years of history, Texas has a lot to offer. From incredible beaches along the Gulf Coast, cultural centers in Dallas, Austin, and Houston, and its world-famous Tex-Mex cuisine, Texas won’t leave you disappointed. On top of that, Texas has some of the nation’s top-ranked hospitals in its major metropolitan areas.

Whether you’re looking for warmer weather, southern charm, or the chance to live your Western dreams, Texas has multitudinous opportunities for career advancement and excitement in travel nursing. You’ll have the chance to make an impact on many patient communities through traveling as a nurse in Texas.

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

Salaries for travel nurses in the state of Texas average around the national average, so you can rest assured there are good pay rates throughout the state. With a low cost of living, 8% lower than the national average, you’ll be able to experience all Texas has to offer while furthering your career in some of the best medical facilities west of the Mississippi.

Keep in mind that the amount you’ll be paid depends on where you work, the facility you’re hired to work with, your certifications and skills, as well as your experience. With Texas being one of the most populous states in the country (and growing), there are plenty of travel nursing needs to go around.

Travel housing

Finding Your Home Away from Home

At SHC, we’re committed to helping you achieve your dreams in your nursing career. We prioritize you and your needs throughout this process, helping you find the right housing arrangements for your unique situation.

Our travel housing department will help you navigate Texas neighborhoods so you can find a safe, comfortable, and convenient location to live while you work in this great state. You’ll have a dedicated support team to help you find a home away from home that you’ll love.


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.

Texas is part of the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC), which means nursing licenses from many other states can receive reciprocity in the state. You’ll still have a few requirements to meet, but this flexibility in licensure lends itself to traveling the country while working as a nurse.

To get more information about the NLC and working in Texas as a travel nurse, visit the Texas Board of Nursing.

Explore Top Locations & Specialties in TX

The state of Texas 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 Texas 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 Texas:

top locations

  • Amarillo, TX
  • Austin, TX
  • Dallas, TX
  • Forth Worth, TX
  • Houston, TX
  • San Antonio, TX

Top Specialties

  • Home Health & Hospice Nurse Jobs
  • Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Nurse Jobs
  • Critical Care (CCU) Nurse Jobs
  • Labor & Delivery (L&D) Nurse Jobs
  • Medical-Surgical (Med-Surg) Nurse Jobs
  • Oncology Nurse Jobs
  • Operating Room (OR) Nurse Jobs
  • Progressive Care Unit (PCU) Nurse Jobs
  • Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) 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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