Travel nurses experience unrivaled choice in when and where they work. Pay doesn’t dictate everything, but it’s obviously a massive factor.
Below is the Hourly Wage and annual wage of registered nurses in every state. Travel nurses can can’t on earning even more, but the benchmarks offer excellent insight into where you stand to make the most travel nursing.  So what are the average hourly and annual RN wage? Look below for more information!
The data was pulled from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and is listed in alphabetical order:

Alabama
Hourly Wage: $27.35
Annual Wage: $56,890

Alaska
Hourly Wage: $42.55
Annual Wage: $88,510
Arizona
Hourly Wage: $34.51
Annual Wage: $71,790
Arkansas
Hourly Wage: $27.34
Annual Wage: $56,870
California
Hourly Wage: $48.68
Annual Wage: $101,260
Colorado
Hourly Wage: $33.65
Annual Wage: $69,990
Connecticut
Hourly Wage: $37.18
Annual Wage: $77,330
Delaware
Hourly Wage: $34.33
Annual Wage: $71,410
Florida
Hourly Wage: $30.75
Annual Wage: $63,960
Georgia
Hourly Wage: $30.38
Annual Wage: $63,190
Hawaii
Hourly Wage: $43.33
Annual Wage: $90,130
Idaho
Hourly Wage: $29.46
Annual Wage: $61,280
Illinois
Hourly Wage: $33.54
Annual Wage: $69,760
Indiana
Hourly Wage: $28.32
Annual Wage: $58,910
Iowa
Hourly Wage: $26.46
Annual Wage: $55,040
Kansas
Hourly Wage: $27.60
Annual Wage: $57,410
Kentucky
Hourly Wage: $28.26
Annual Wage: $58,770
Louisiana
Hourly Wage: $30.03
Annual Wage: $62,450
Maine
Hourly Wage: $30.92
Annual Wage: $64,310
Maryland
Hourly Wage: $35.19
Annual Wage: $73,200
Massachusetts
Hourly Wage: $42.62
Annual Wage: $88,650
Michigan
Hourly Wage: $32.54
Annual Wage: $67,690
Minnesota
Hourly Wage: $34.77
Annual Wage: $72,310
Mississippi
Hourly Wage: $27.39
Annual Wage: $56,980
Missouri
Hourly Wage: $28.44
Annual Wage: $59,150
Montana
Hourly Wage: $30.12
Annual Wage: $62,650
Nebraska
Hourly Wage: $28.35
Annual Wage: $58,970
Nevada
Hourly Wage: $39.16
Annual Wage: $81,460
New Hampshire
Hourly Wage: $32.30
Annual Wage: $67,190
New Jersey
Hourly Wage: $38.38
Annual Wage: $79,840
New Mexico
Hourly Wage: $31.74
Annual Wage: $66,030
New York
Hourly Wage: $37.96
Annual Wage: $78,950
North Carolina
Hourly Wage: $29.07
Annual Wage: $60,460
North Dakota
Hourly Wage: $28.31
Annual Wage: $58,890
Ohio
Hourly Wage: $30.19
Annual Wage: $62,800
Oklahoma
Hourly Wage: $28.39
Annual Wage: $59,040
Oregon
Hourly Wage: $40.29
Annual Wage: $83,800
Pennsylvania
Hourly Wage: $32.47
Annual Wage: $67,550
Rhode Island
Hourly Wage: $36.74
Annual Wage: $76,410
South Carolina
Hourly Wage: $29.38
Annual Wage: $61,110
South Dakota
Hourly Wage: $26.49
Annual Wage: $55,100
Tennessee
Hourly Wage: $27.67
Annual Wage: $57,560
Texas
Hourly Wage: $33.60
Annual Wage: $69,890
Utah
Hourly Wage: $29.33
Annual Wage: $61,000
Vermont
Hourly Wage: $31.65
Annual Wage: $65,840
Virginia
Hourly Wage: $31.41
Annual Wage: $65,340
West Virginia
Hourly Wage: $27.89
Annual Wage: $58,010
Washington
Hourly Wage: $37.56
Annual Wage: $78,130
Wisconsin
Hourly Wage: $31.94
Annual Wage: $66,440
Wyoming
Hourly Wage: $29.84
Annual Wage: $62,080