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Average Hourly Rate for DaVita Inc. Employees

DaVita Inc. is a health care firm headquartered in El Segundo, Calif. that hires for Dialysis Registered Nurse positions, Certified Dialysis Technician roles, and more. DaVita Inc. workers report earning an average of $19.41 per hour. Adding overtime compensation raises that to $26.80. What you do at the company is the biggest factor affecting pay for DaVita Inc. workers, followed by your city and how long you've been working. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

DaVita Inc. typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
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Employer: DaVita Inc.
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Dialysis Registered Nurse (RN) (200)
$23.73 - $36.07  
[-]Dialysis Registered Nurse (RN) (200)
Overtime$32.30 - $51.85  
Hourly Rate$23.73 - $36.07  
[+]Certified Dialysis Technician (78)
$12.17 - $17.98  
[+]Certified Dialysis Technician (78)
Overtime$17.55 - $25.40  
Hourly Rate$12.17 - $17.98  
[+]Patient Care Technician (78)
$11.23 - $17.69  
[+]Patient Care Technician (78)
Overtime$15.76 - $26.18  
Hourly Rate$11.23 - $17.69  
[+]Dialysis Technician (77)
$11.13 - $17.45  
[+]Dialysis Technician (77)
Overtime$14.79 - $27.41  
Hourly Rate$11.13 - $17.45  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,183

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About This Company

El Segundo, California 90245

Health care, Outpatient Care Centers

Davita Dialysis, DaVita Inc, Davita, Inc.

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Bringing in the most money are Dialysis Registered Nurses — their earnings average about $28.75 per hour. Licensed Practical Nurses are a close second at around $18.97 along with Certified Hemodialysis Technicians ($15.39) and Administrative Assistants (approximately $14.81). On the lower end are Patient Care Technicians at $13.32 on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($28.36 per hour) can be spotted in Denver, Colo.; Houston, Texas (approximately $26.03), San Antonio, Texas (around $24.88), and Savannah, Ga. ($18.60) are the next top-paying cities. Baltimore, Md. is near the bottom for pay at $16.63. By state, DaVita Inc. employees make the most in Michigan, earning $24.09 per hour on average.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to about $18.52 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of DaVita Inc. employees (36 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $16.58 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Registered Nurses have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at around $29.03 per hour. Employees who have a Master of Social Work (MSW), Clinical Social Work (CSW) make the most here, hauling in $32.17 per hour.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Case Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $28.24 per hour. A common skill in DaVita Inc.'s work force is Dialysis; a majority of survey participants report using it on the job. Phlebotomy, Renal, and Patient Education are also desirable skills.


Employees who participated in the survey skew strongly female, with a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at DaVita Inc. can sometimes lack paid time off; one in four survey participants get paid vacation days, and one in six survey participants receive paid sick leave. A strong majority of workers save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most respondents, and a fair number of survey participants report receiving dental coverage as well. The company also dishes out perks such as life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a stock purchase plan, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats for DaVita Inc.


78 %
22 %
Hourly Rate
$13 - $28
Hourly Rate
$12 - $28
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 245 votes.
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