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Average Hourly Rate for DaVita Inc. Employees

El Segundo, California-based DaVita Inc. hires for positions ranging from Dialysis Registered Nurse to Certified Dialysis Technician in the health care industry. People employed by DaVita Inc. tend to make around $19.17 per hour and $26.73 for overtime hours. Though your experience level and geography are influential salary factors for those at DaVita Inc., your role at the company turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

DaVita Inc. typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
below market
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) (153)
$23.79 - $35.75  
[-]Dialysis Registered Nurse (RN) (153)
Overtime$34.29 - $53.70  
Hourly Rate$23.79 - $35.75  
[+]Certified Dialysis Technician (79)
$12.19 - $18.75  
[+]Certified Dialysis Technician (79)
Overtime$17.47 - $27.14  
Hourly Rate$12.19 - $18.75  
[+]Dialysis Technician (73)
$11.06 - $17.51  
[+]Dialysis Technician (73)
Overtime$16.27 - $27.07  
Hourly Rate$11.06 - $17.51  
[+]Patient Care Technician (64)
$10.93 - $15.70  
[+]Patient Care Technician (64)
Overtime$14.83 - $25.44  
Hourly Rate$10.93 - $15.70  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,101
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DaVita Inc. Details

El Segundo, California 90245

Health care, Outpatient Care Centers

Davita Dialysis, DaVita Inc, Davita, Inc.

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Nearing the top of the pay scale are Dialysis Registered Nurses, Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, and Certified Hemodialysis Technicians; while the first receives the highest median pay at around $28.82, the other salaries come in at $26.93, $18.73, and about $15.05, respectively. Patient Care Technicians make $13.08, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.

Years of Experience

Staying at the company for five to ten years brings notable financial rewards; the average income in this window is approximately $18.29 per hour. To sum up, the greater portion of employees here (35 percent) have worked in their field for one to four years and now make about $16.32 per hour.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($28.75 per hour) can be spotted in Denver; Houston (around $26.82), San Antonio (approximately $20.00), and Atlanta ($19.33) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average ($17.10) in Tacoma, one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, California offers the highest pay at about $24.68 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Registered Nurses have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $28.97. Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists also rank high on the pay scale, with expected earnings of approximately $28.86 per hour. DaVita Inc. provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Social Work (MSW), Clinical Social Work (CSW) — these employees rake in around $33.32 per hour.


When it comes to skills, Case Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $29.07. It's pretty common to find people here who know Dialysis; more than half consider it a key competency. Phlebotomy, Renal, and Patient Education are also desirable skills.


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

The benefits packages at DaVita Inc. can sometimes lack paid time off; 28 percent get paid vacation days, and 18 percent receive paid sick leave. A fair portion of workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that DaVita Inc. sponsors. A strong majority of workers report having health insurance, and most workers report having dental coverage. DaVita Inc. employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a stock purchase plan, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats

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
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 260 votes.

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