Travel Laboratory Jobs

Find Medical Laboratory Jobs Nationwide

Karly T.
Karly T.
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Sime T.
Bianca & Angelea
Bianca & Angelea
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Take Your Skills on the Road

Did you know that laboratory departments all over the country are hiring travelers for medical laboratory jobs in the following specialties?

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If you prefer not to search for jobs on your own, that’s not a problem! Apply now and we’ll assign a recruiter to help you find a travel pathology job! He or she can guide you through the travel process. You’ll also have a team of experts in credentialing, licensure, payroll and even travel experience to ensure a smooth journey.

Why Do Hospitals Open Jobs in Labs for Travelers?

Because information from the Laboratory Department is involved in so many medical decisions, it’s important there are no gaps in coverage.

Some healthcare facilities experience higher census at certain times of year and hire travelers to cover the increased flow of laboratory needs. Travel jobs also open when staff members take leave. There are lots of reasons laboratory department jobs open … and that equals job security!

Check in regularly to see what’s new — we update our job list every day. Healthcare facilities across the country constantly open new jobs, so you never know what’ll pop up! It could be your dream job.

How Much Do Travel Laboratory Jobs Pay?

Pay packages vary per assignment. Your travel lab agency should be able to keep tabs on openings that pay well. Where you go is up to you, which is great because the location you choose is one of the biggest factors in determining your pay. Different areas of the country — and even different healthcare facilities within the same area — pay differently. There are many other things, like the housing and benefits you choose, that affect your take home pay as well.

What Benefits Does Aya Offer?

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Personalized Team

Aya travelers have an entire support team including an expert recruiter, credentialing specialist, payroll representative, compliance liaison and travel experience specialist.

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We help with housing. Depending on the assignment, we’ll provide a stipend or you can take the easy route and let us put you up.

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You'll get premium medical, dental, vision and life insurance. Everything starts day one of your assignment!

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Pay Perks

We offer a 401(k) with a generous match, stipends and, on certain contracts, reimbursement for things like tuition, travel, licensing and more!

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We send holiday treats and pizza on your birthday (because coworkers become friends when you share pizza)! You'll love that warm feeling you get when your company cares about you.

Frequently Asked Questions

Open FAQ questionHow long are most travel lab department jobs?

Assignment lengths vary. On average they last 13 weeks, but some are longer, and others much shorter.

Open FAQ questionWhat areas of the country offer the most money for medical laboratory jobs?

That depends on your specialty. Plus, the top paying areas change with some frequency. For a current list of the best paying areas in the country, ask your recruiter. If you don’t have one yet, apply now and we’ll put you in touch with someone who’s happy to help!

Open FAQ questionWhat laboratory specialties can travel?

Travel pathology jobs are open in the following specialties: cytotechnologist, histotechnologist, lab assistant, lab tech, microbiology, medical lab scientist, pathology assistant and phlebotomist.

Open FAQ questionWhat’s the projected growth for laboratory jobs?

According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, the Projected job growth for 2018-2028 for clinical lab techs is 11%, for medical scientists is 8% and for phlebotomists is 23%.

Open FAQ questionWhat states have open jobs?

Travel laboratory jobs are available nationwide and new jobs open every day. Browse laboratory jobs now and come back frequently to see what’s new!

Open FAQ questionWhich travel lab agency should I go with?

We’d suggest … well, us (but we’re biased.) But don’t take our word for it, check out our reviews now.

Ready to Travel?

Laboratory clinicians — want to know more about Aya Healthcare? Visit our about us page now.