Travel Nursing Jobs in California

With great weather year-round and spectacular scenery, it’s not hard to see why California is a favorite destination among our travel nurses. We have California travel nursing jobs available near the sandy beaches of San Diego and Southern California, the famous sights of Los Angeles and Orange County, foggy San Francisco and the Bay Area, and lush California Wine Country. Whether you’re looking for sand, sun, mountains or cityscapes, our California travel nursing jobs offer something for everyone. Check out our available travel nursing jobs in CA below.

Travel Nurse Across America is the travel nursing agency for you – in California and across the country! We offer competitive travel nursing pay, excellent benefits and personal service to each of our nurses.

Here’s a list of travel nursing jobs by occupation and specialty. Click on your specialty to see all of the positions available in California.

Specialty Openings
CathLab RN 6 View Jobs
CVICU RN 3 View Jobs
ER RN 16 View Jobs
ICU RN 45 View Jobs
LD RN 7 View Jobs
MedSurg RN 11 View Jobs
NICU RN 4 View Jobs
Oncology RN 6 View Jobs
OR RN 12 View Jobs
PACU RN 8 View Jobs
PCU RN 9 View Jobs
PED RN 6 View Jobs
PICU RN 14 View Jobs
TELE RN 36 View Jobs
Ped ER RN 3 View Jobs

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More about California

California is the land of sunshine, movie stars and life in the fast lane! Explore Hollywood to see the Hollywood Walk of Fame and Universal Studios, or nearby Beverly Hills where the rich and famous come out to play. Visit the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, one of the most photographed structures in the world. Sitting on the border of Mexico across from Tijuana, the city of San Diego has a unique, Southwest flavor and is home to the world-famous San Diego Zoo and Wild Animal Park.

From the towering, ancient forests and mountains in the north to the lovely Sonoran Desert and sparkling beaches in the south, California is full of natural beauty and great places to visit. Popular activities include camping and hiking in the stunning mountain ranges, riding the dunes of the Pacific beaches, and enjoying a wine tasting at one of its many world-class vineyards.

California RN Licensure

California Licensure Process

Compact State


Walk thru


Temporary license

10-12 weeks (processed same time as perm)

Total Estimated fee for a temporary license: $50.00 (but must pay with permanent license - total of $199)

Permanent license

process time frame 10-12 weeks after receipt of applicaiton

Total Estimated fee for a permanent license: $149.00

California Board of Nursing:

Physical Address

Board of Registered Nursing
1747 North Market Boulevard, Suite 150
Sacramento, CA 95834

Mailing Address

Board of Registered Nursing
P.O. Box 944210
Sacramento, CA 94244-2100

Phone Numbers

Main Phone: (916) 322-3350
Alternate Phone: (888) 838-6828
FAX: (916) 574-7699