Travel Nurse Benefits
Benefits and Bonus Plans
American Traveler is proud to provide our travelers, nurses and therapists, with a comprehensive package of benefits and bonuses while on assignment. In addition to lucrative salaries, there are many additional bonuses paid to our Travelers during their assignments. Becoming an American Traveler is an exciting profession. You'll enjoy traveling to new destinations, working in fine teaching hospitals, living in glorious accommodations, and always earning GREAT SALARIES AND COMPENSATION!
- Lucrative Salaries and Bonuses
- Weekly Payroll, Direct Deposit
- Free Private Housing
- Group Health, Dental and Life Insurance
- Tax Advantage Plan
- Free Unlimited Online CEUs
- Referral Bonuses
- Licensure Reimbursement
- AAA Membership Subsidy
- Protection Plus Plan
- 401(k) Plan
- Professional Liability Insurance and Worker's Compensation
All payroll and reimbursed expenses are paid weekly by American Traveler. We understand your need for timely pay. With American Traveler, you'll always have your money on time, every week. On the same day your pay is direct deposited into your personal bank account, you can check your paystub online! Ask your consultant for details.
Travel nurses enjoy exceptional salaries and bonuses on many assignments. With thousands of positions available, we are able to selectively offer those assignments that meet your salary requirements as well as geographical requests. Our Tax Advantage Plan increases take home pay for those Travelers who qualify for tax advantage benefits. Take home pay increases by as much as 15% for meals and incidentals. At many locations, bonuses are also offered.
Our travelers take assignments for many reasons, some of the most frequently requested assignments are those that offer compensation packages significantly higher than those available for permanent RN staff or per diem positions. Imagine making a large completion bonus and enjoying your own free private apartment, group health, dental and life insurance, AAA membership subsidy, reimbursed licensure and more! Travelers earn on average compensation of over $70,000 and when you factor in the other benefits described above, such as free housing and health insurance, you have the potential to earn a total compensation package of well over $100,000 a year!
Completion Bonuses are offered at many assignments as an additional income over and above the stated hourly salary. These completion bonuses are paid at the successful completion of the assignment. For Travelers motivated to increase their annual incomes, this is considered an enormous benefit!
Group Health, Dental and Life Insurance
American Traveler offers Comprehensive Health, Dental and Life Insurance to all of our on staff Travelers. We believe this valuable benefit offers the peace of mind of obtaining preventive and routine care, physicals and treatment of ailments should they arise. In addition to Health Insurance, this coverage also includes Dental and Life Insurance. It is flexible to meet your needs, and you can add dependents.
Because of our size, we can offer this premier plan by one of the most highly regarded insurance companies in the nation. This benefit is highly regarded and a very valuable benefit to all of our employees. If you would prefer to continue under your existing health insurance plan, we will assist in subsidizing the expense of the health insurance you already have in place. We refer to this benefit as Health Insurance Subsidy.
We offer the highest salaries and generous Completion Bonuses while on assignment with American Traveler. And it doesn't stop there. We want to see you traveling with your friends and new acquaintances too. As an added incentive, we offer a REFERRAL BONUS plan that is unequaled. Referral Bonuses are paid to you, for paying us your highest compliment, referring other healthcare professionals to our organization! Our state of the art computerization software tracks every new traveler, so you enjoy the benefits of bigger paychecks when you least expect it!
American Traveler provides full reimbursement of your State Nursing Licensure for every travel assignment! For additional support, our Client Services Representatives will offer their expert assistance and service in helping you obtain your State Nursing License. For proper planning, Travelers can expect licenses to take as little as one day in a "Walk Through" State or it may take several weeks or longer to obtain licensure by some of the State Boards of Nursing. For the complete details on licensure, go to the National Council of State Boards of Nurses.
AAA Membership Subsidy
American Travelers are offered annual AAA Membership subsidy on their very first Travel Assignment! AAA membership includes Complete Roadside Assistance; National Discounts on Hotels, Rental Cars, Attractions; Free Triptik Personalized Trip Routing that includes detailed directions, maps and sightseeing stops; Emergency CheckCashing; No Fee Travelers Checks; a FullService Travel Agency and much more!
At American Traveler, we believe thisbenefit is essential to all Travelers. It is one benefit, however, most otherTravel Nurse firms unfortunately overlook.
American Traveler provides unlimited annual CEU credits to our Travelers on assignment! The continuing education health program includes more than 200 continuing education courses that are available to Nurses and Allied Health Professionals. Take your credit hours online and print a certificate of completion, immediately!
One of the most exciting additions to the course selections is a credit now meeting The Joint Commission standards for Age Specific Competency Education. This two hour course is one of the first available anywhere for nurses to meet accreditation standards! American Traveler urges all of our nurses to take advantage of this course offering right away.
It's important to continue your education; stay current on healthcare issues; and fulfill state board requirements for new and renewing licenses.
Your clinical experience combined with strong credentials will stand out impressively to the prestigious hospitals we staff nationwide! Call your Consultant today for more details!
Protection Plus Plan
American Traveler provides Protection Plus to our Travel Nurses on most of our staffing assignments*. This program ensures our Travel Nurses will be paid full time pay in the unlikely event of shift cancellations by the hospital. We want to be sure that our travel nurses are fully compensated while on assignment. Many American Travelers travel nurses find this is just one more reason traveling with American Traveler gives them peace of mind. It pays to go with the Number One Travel Nurse Company in the Industry!
*Available on nearly every assignment. Ask your Consultant for details on your assignment.
With American Traveler, you hold in your hands the key to a secure future — the opportunity to enroll in a retirement 401(k) Plan. Choosing to allocate a portion of your earnings into the Plan allows you to delay paying taxes on the amount you contribute as well any earnings on those contributions, it also means American Traveler will offer a generous employer match!
Be sure to discuss this very valuable benefit with your Consultant for more details and enrollment information into this retirement benefit for your future. You decide if, when, how much, and how you would like those funds invested! The choice is yours, we will assist you by matching a portion of to your savings and providing one of the nation's most highly regarded investment vehicles available.
Professional Liability Insurance and Worker's Compensation Insurance
American Traveler provides comprehensive Professional Liability Insurance, Worker's Compensation and Malpractice Insurance to all of our traveling healthcare professionals on all of our staffing assignments. You have all the full time benefits of hospital staff employees plus extra benefits like: Free Private Housing, Group Health, Dental and Life Insurance, and lucrative Completion Bonuses. Apply Today, It's as Easy as 1-2-3!