Am I crazy or what to drive 90 miles each way for first nursing job - page 3

by sharon2012rn 4,257 Views | 22 Comments

Hi, I can't find a job in the Philly tristate area. I'm thinking about applying to Maryland hospital. I would hope to just work 3 days and commute. How far would you guys commute for your first job? MD is about 90 miles from... Read More


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    I finally landed a hosp rn job 22miles away, 30 min drive

    Quote from Proverbs 16:3
    I couldn't find a job in the philly area when I graduated several years so I came to maryland. The advantage is that if you work in maryland, you can claim exemption from their state tax in which case they take out PA taxes instead. Commuting each day is awful though. I would look for a place to stay while you're here. I decided to move to philly this year while still working in MD till I found a job in philly. if you have any questions, let me know.
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    Quote from sharon2012rn
    I finally landed a hosp rn job 22miles away, 30 min drive
    I'm glad you did! I commute 45 min and any longer I think I'd go NUTS. Happy for you!
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    Good for you
    Quote from sharon2012rn
    I finally landed a hosp rn job 22miles away, 30 min drive


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