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Travel RN

Change that invigorates your life, at the #1 hospital in the nation. Experience the movement of a traveling position in our newly developed RN travel program. Immerse yourself in a Travel RN role that allows you to see and experience new places while taking advantage of all that Mayo Clinic has to offer. Our unique travel program grants Registered Nurses the rare opportunity to travel within the Mayo Clinic Hospital locations, and Mayo Clinic Health System locations, while maintaining all the benefits of investing in your career at Mayo Clinic.

  • Competitive salary of $80 an hour
  • Travel differential and a monthly housing stipend
  • 36 hours of paid time between assignments that involve more than 500 miles from their home location
  • Five specialty areas offered in various travel locations
    • Intensive Care Unit
      • Traveling to Mayo Clinic in MN, FL, and AZ
    • Med/ Surgery
      • Traveling to Mayo Clinic and Mayo Clinic Health System in MN and WI
    • Emergency Department
      • Traveling to Mayo Clinic and Mayo Clinic Health System in MN and WI
    • Operating Room
      • Traveling to Mayo Clinic in MN, FL, and AZ and the Mayo Clinic Health Systems in MN and WI
    • Post-Anesthesia Care Unit
      • Traveling to Mayo Clinic in MN, FL, and AZ and the Mayo Clinic Health Systems in MN and WI

The Registered Nurse will provide contingency staffing support across Mayo Clinic nursing sites as determined by staffing and patient care needs. Flexibility and adaptability are essential in work assignments and schedules.

As a part of the Mayo Clinic team, you will receive our competitive full benefits package, including retirement security through our Mayo Pension Plan, plus our 403(b) with a contribution match of up to 4%. Along with a comprehensive insurance package applied on your start date, adoption and employee assistance program, professional growth through our Career Investment Program, and so much more.

Shifts and locations vary by position, see job descriptions for complete details.

Magnet® designation is the most prestigious credential a healthcare organization can achieve for nursing excellence and quality healthcare. This designation is a performance-driven credential that brings both external prestige and wide-ranging internal benefits to our nurses and patients.

Mayo Clinic in Arizona, Florida, and Rochester are each designated as a Magnet organization. For more information visit the American Nurses Credentialing Center Magnet Recognition Program.

This program is evolving and because of this, hiring managers are regularly assessing and monitoring the needs of the program. To keep fluidity and momentum in the traveling nurse program, we are reviewing applications on an ongoing basis.

Links to current job openings, descriptions and applications are below:

*The observation program does not meet clinical hours needed for school.

*Post-undergraduates do not qualify for this program.

*The Department of Nursing is not a participant in this program.

Equal opportunity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. Learn more about "EEO is the Law." Mayo Clinic participates in E-Verify and may provide the Social Security Administration and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

Reasonable accommodations

Mayo Clinic provides reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities to increase opportunities and eliminate barriers to employment.  If you need a reasonable accommodation in the application process; to access job postings, to apply for a job, for a job interview, for pre-employment testing, or with the onboarding process, please contact HR Connect at 507-266-0440 or  888-266-0440.

Job offers

Job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a post offer placement assessment including a urine drug screen, immunization review and tuberculin (TB) skin testing, if applicable.


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