Average Hourly Rate for DaVita Inc. Employees

Headquartered in El Segundo, Calif., DaVita Inc. offers a range of employment opportunities in the health care industry, from Dialysis Registered Nurse to Certified Dialysis Technician. DaVita Inc. offers employees an average of $19.27 per hour, and overtime earnings push that number up to $27.08. The most important factor affecting pay for DaVita Inc. employees is your job title, though your city and how long you've been working play a role as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Employer: DaVita Inc.
Hourly Rate Range by Job
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[-]Dialysis Registered Nurse (RN) (166)
$23.83 - $35.76  
[-]Dialysis Registered Nurse (RN) (166)
Overtime$33.74 - $53.51  
Hourly Rate$23.83 - $35.76  
[+]Certified Dialysis Technician (80)
$12.18 - $18.72  
[+]Certified Dialysis Technician (80)
Overtime$17.48 - $27.23  
Hourly Rate$12.18 - $18.72  
[+]Dialysis Technician (73)
$11.23 - $17.51  
[+]Dialysis Technician (73)
Overtime$14.68 - $27.47  
Hourly Rate$11.23 - $17.51  
[+]Patient Care Technician (71)
$11.03 - $15.98  
[+]Patient Care Technician (71)
Overtime$14.90 - $25.23  
Hourly Rate$11.03 - $15.98  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 8 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,133
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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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Earning $28.88 on average, Dialysis Registered Nurses receive the most money, followed by Registered Nurses (approximately $27.39), Licensed Practical Nurses ($18.92), and Certified Hemodialysis Technicians (about $15.20). Patient Care Technicians make $13.08, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.


Median pay is highest in Denver (around $28.75 per hour), followed by Houston (about $26.66), San Antonio ($20.35), and Atlanta ($19.33). On the lower end is Tacoma at approximately $17.19. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of California; pay there average to around $24.68 per hour.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years tend to make $18.44. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (35 percent) have been working for one to four years and make about $16.43 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Registered Nurses earn $29.03, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists with credentials can live quite comfortably; salaries come in at approximately $28.68 per hour. At DaVita Inc., employees who hold a Master of Social Work (MSW), Clinical Social Work (CSW) receive the highest pay at around $33.32.


When it comes to skills, Case Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $28.24. A common skill in DaVita Inc.'s work force is Dialysis; a majority of survey participants report using it on the job. Many workers usually know Phlebotomy, Renal, and Patient Education as well.


Home to more women than men (DaVita Inc.'s employee population is more than 3 to 1 female-to-male), most workers here are women.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, DaVita Inc. gives paid vacation to 28 percent and paid sick leave to 19 percent. Most workers plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. For a strong majority of workers, benefits include health insurance, and a fair portion of workers get dental coverage, too. Perks also include 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
$13 - $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 253 votes.

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