Average Hourly Rate for Kindred Healthcare Employees

Kindred Healthcare workers report earning an average of $22.96 per hour. Adding overtime compensation raises that to $33.05. Though geography and how long you've been working do impact pay, your job title is the primary influence on employee salary at Kindred Healthcare. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Health care, Nursing and Residential Care Facilities

Kindred Health Care

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Physical Therapists rake in the most money, with average earnings of approximately $35.97 per hour; Registered Nurse Supervisors come in second with average earnings amounting to $32.70, while Registered Nurses and Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants rank near the top as well ($28.39 and $27.91, respectively). Near the bottom at Kindred Healthcare are Certified Nurse Assistants, pulling in an average of just about $11.45.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $35.42 per hour) can be spotted in San Francisco, Calif.; Fort Worth, Texas (about $25.91), Indianapolis, Ind. ($22.60), and Louisville, Ky. (approximately $20.59) are the next top-paying cities. Houston, Texas is near the bottom for pay at $17.43. The highest pay by state can be found in California, where pay average out at around $30.54 per hour.

Years of Experience

Average pay is $22.33 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (30 percent) have been working for one to four years and make approximately $20.33 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Registered Nurses earn around $30.59 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Employees who have a Master of Science (MS), Speech-Language Pathology make the most here, hauling in $41.00 per hour.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Rehabilitation among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of about $26.38 per hour. Geriatrics is a popular skill among Kindred Healthcare workers, with over a third of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Long Term Care, Acute Care, and Elder Care round out the set of key employee skills.


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

Benefits and Perks

One in four survey participants have paid vacation, and only about an eighth of survey participants can take paid time off for illness. A strong majority of survey participants allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Perks cover health insurance for a majority of survey participants and dental coverage for the larger part of employees. Advantages of working here also include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, flexible hours, and free drinks.

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Key Stats for Kindred Healthcare


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15 %
Hourly Rate
$11 - $31
Hourly Rate
$12 - $34

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 110 votes.

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