Charleston, West Virginia skyline at dusk beside a river with warm dreamy tones.

Travel Nursing Jobs in West Virginia

The Mountain State rests beautifully in the heavily forested Appalachian Mountains and has a relaxed, laid-back attitude perfect for travel nurses with jobs in West Virginia needing a mental cleanse after work. Outdoor activities vary with the seasons, but you can get outside for good times year-round. High-stress demanding specialties like Stepdown, Neonatal, and Oncology tend to thrive in natural settings like WV. We're hiring today for all specialties in West Virginia and across the country. As a plus, a low cost of living will make your travel nurse pay go further. Start your travel nurse adventure in West Virginia today!
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Popular Places to Visit in West Virginia

Virginia State Capitol Building in Charleston on the Kanawha river surrounded by green trees and forestry on a bright sunny day.
Scenic overview photo taken from the highest point in West Virginia State, Spruce Knob at sunset with trees and snow covering the floor.
Aerial drone footage of a river flowing through Cheat River Canyon in West Virginia with clouds, clear blue sky, and thick forest trees surrounding the water.
Elakala Falls at Blackwater Falls State in West Virginia during the summer with moss and algae covered damp rocks surrounded by thick green forestry in the summer.
Charleston is the capital of West Virginia and boasts a 23-carat dome you won't want to miss. Spend time at Capitol Market or in the East End Historic District for a wide range of good times. Huntington is an old railroad town with every modern perk. Booking a travel nursing job in West Virginia opens adventures exploring the city's history as you meander through the many public activities and trails in Ritter Park. There are endless opportunities to mountain bike, whitewater raft, hike, and rock climb nearly everywhere you look. Convenient Morgantown is a short drive from Monongahela National Forest and Seneca Rocks. Whether you're a rock climber or nature lover this destination will impress you. Sound good? Explore Advantis Medical travel nursing jobs in West Virginia below.

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Travel Nursing in West Virginia:
Did you know?

  • West Virginia is the only state admitted by presidential proclamation by President Lincoln on June 20, 1863.
  • WV welcomes moms! The first Mother's Day was observed in Grafton, West Virginia on May 10, 1908.
  • Take a selfie on the longest steel bridge in the Western Hemisphere spanning 3,000 feet over the New River Gorge.
  • In Alderson, WV, a law requires lions, tigers, or other large felines to be leashed on a walk. Buy a strong leash!
  • The New River is so old it was formed before the mountains. As a result, the river runs south to north.

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Longest bridge in Victor, Virginia stretching over the New River Gorge at dusk over thick nature forestry. Nature landscape with small waterfalls in a forest with crystal clear water in West Virginia. View of the New River wrapping around land from Grandview in Beaver, West Virginia.

West Virginia Travel Nurse FAQs

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What license do you need to travel nurse in WV?

West Virginia Board of Nursing
Contact information
Phone: 304.744.0900


Processing Time: 2 weeks
Valid for: 2 years
Renewal Schedule: by 10/31 on even years

How much can a traveling nurse make in West Virginia? estimates the average travel nurse salary in 2022 at $121,047 but this can vary widely by location, specialty, and demand. This is significantly higher than $77,600, the average salary for a staff nurse in 2022, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. 

What is the highest-paying travel nursing agency in West Virginia?

Advantis Medical negotiates for the highest-paying travel nursing jobs in West Virginia. All our travelers qualify for free concierge service. Chat with your recruiter to learn how we can help you land the job of your dreams quickly and hassle-free!

What are the benefits of working with Advantis Medical?

Advantis Medical offers comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage, along with 401(k) plans that start on day one. Experience the Gold Standard in clinician care with the convenience of weekly direct deposit, housing & travel assistance, and a personal concierge for onboarding & credentialing. Interested in traveling with a friend? Advantis offers $500 per traveler that you refer so it’s never been easier to travel with friends or family.

How much does travel nurse housing cost in West Virginia?

Your Advantis Medical Support Team can help you find housing in West Virginia within your budget. Our Travel Coordinator will even book your living arrangements if you’d like! We do not provide agency housing. Instead, our travelers get a generous stipend and any help needed to get settled. This gives you the freedom to live where you want and lets you pocket any leftover money, too! Agency-provided housing, on the other hand, is deducted from your paycheck. Either way, you pay for your living arrangements.