Hi. My wife has been nursing for about 14 years in the Philippines and more recently in the UK (last 3 years in ICU). She just passed her NCLEX and is now looking for jobs in the LA / Inland Empire area. Could anyone give any indication of the type of salary she should be looking for please? Also, how much annual leave - is it by hours or by days? I don't want her to start on the 10-day typical US allowance. One hospital hinted at a moving allowance being given so I'm hoping they're up for a little bit of negotiation as she's experienced in critical care, not a new grad. She did her PALS yesterday and has ACLS (?) and another course in the next two weeks, paid for by herself.