Average Hourly Rate for DaVita Inc. Employees

El Segundo, Calif.-based DaVita Inc. hires for positions ranging from Dialysis Registered Nurse to Patient Care Technician in the health care. DaVita Inc. workers earn an average of $19.46 per hour normally and $26.75 during overtime hours. The most important factor affecting pay for DaVita Inc. employees is your role at the company, though geography and your experience level play a role as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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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 approximately $29.31 per hour. Licensed Practical Nurses are a close second at $19.05 along with Certified Hemodialysis Technicians ($15.26) and Administrative Assistants (about $14.96). On the lower end are Patient Care Technicians at around $13.48 on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($31.86 per hour) can be spotted in Sacramento, Calif.; Denver, Colo. ($28.75), Houston, Texas (around $25.88), and San Antonio, Texas (approximately $24.88) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $16.63) is Baltimore, Md. DaVita Inc. workers in California earn the most — $21.98 per hour on average.

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to about $18.40 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (35 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of around $16.59 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to about $29.55 per hour for Registered Nurses, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Employees who have a Master of Social Work (MSW), Clinical Social Work (CSW) make the most here, hauling in approximately $32.89 per hour.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Patient Education; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $28.10 per hour. Dialysis is a popular skill in the DaVita Inc. workforce; the larger part of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Phlebotomy, Renal, and Scheduling were also reported by many survey participants.


With a more than 3 to 1 female-to-male ratio, women represent the better half of DaVita Inc.'s employees who responded to the survey.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is scarce, with only about one in four survey participants receiving paid vacation and about one in seven workers receiving sick leave. A fair number of employees participate in a 401(k) program. A large number of respondents report having health insurance, and a fair number of workers report having dental coverage. DaVita Inc. folks also make good use of life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a stock purchase plan, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for DaVita Inc.


79 %
21 %
Hourly Rate
$13 - $28
Hourly Rate
$12 - $29

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 231 votes.

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