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The salary range of employees working in Kenya is, by default, in the range from 29,467 KES (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 140,035 KES (high salaries, actual salaries can be even higher).

This is the total monthly salary, including bonuses. Salaries vary significantly in individual job positions. If you are interested in salaries for a specific position, participate in the survey.

Average gross monthly salary in Kenya is
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60K
80K
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120K
140K
 
10% 29K KES
90% 140K KES
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Kenya into wage bands in KES.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in Kenya by age in KES.

40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
180K
<24
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
180K
 
 
Average 50K
median 44K
10% 21K
25% 30K
75% 63K
90% 87K
25-34
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
180K
 
 
Average 74K
median 61K
10% 22K
25% 37K
75% 96K
90% 142K
35-44
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
180K
 
 
Average 88K
median 69K
10% 20K
25% 39K
75% 115K
90% 177K
45-54
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
180K
 
 
Average 81K
median 62K
10% 15K
25% 33K
75% 107K
90% 168K
55+
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
180K
 
 
Average 73K
median 57K
10% 18K
25% 33K
75% 95K
90% 145K

Salaries by gender

Comparison of the average salary of men and women in Kenya (KES).

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Men
86,401 KES
65,848 KES
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Kenya, men earn 31.2% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

NigeriaNigeria

47,725 KES (gross)

United KingdomUnited Kingdom

388,753 KES (gross)

BotswanaBotswana

112,448 KES (gross)

EgyptEgypt

64,839 KES (gross)

The newest profiles in the salary survey

List of recent respondents whose data are used in further salary survey calculations.

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Quality Inspector
Car Industry
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
307 USD
Gross monthly salary
33,000 KES
Anually salary
3,684 USD
Anually salary
396,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2020-10-30 06:33:50
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Team leader
Management
Age group
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
279 USD
Gross monthly salary
30,000 KES
Anually salary
3,348 USD
Anually salary
360,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2020-10-27 21:43:59
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Administrative Worker
Administration
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Kitui
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
384 USD
Gross monthly salary
41,250 KES
Anually salary
4,608 USD
Anually salary
495,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2020-10-27 14:00:39
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Food Technician
Agriculture, Food Industry
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Kiambu
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
214 USD
Gross monthly salary
23,000 KES
Anually salary
2,568 USD
Anually salary
276,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2020-10-26 16:19:31
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Data analyst
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Uasin Gishu
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
605 USD
Gross monthly salary
65,000 KES
Anually salary
7,260 USD
Anually salary
780,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2020-10-26 14:28:34
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Project Assistant
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
186 USD
Gross monthly salary
20,000 KES
Anually salary
2,232 USD
Anually salary
240,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2020-10-26 12:05:41
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Police Officer
Security & Protection
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Embu
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
471 USD
Gross monthly salary
50,593 KES
Anually salary
5,652 USD
Anually salary
607,116 KES
ClockPosted: 2020-10-23 19:00:14
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Data entry clerk
Administration
Age group
<24
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
186 USD
Gross monthly salary
20,000 KES
Anually salary
2,232 USD
Anually salary
240,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2020-10-23 13:27:20
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Sales Representative
Commerce
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Mombasa
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
605 USD
Gross monthly salary
65,000 KES
Anually salary
7,260 USD
Anually salary
780,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2020-10-21 18:12:50
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Sales Consultant
Commerce
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Nairobi
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
395 USD
Gross monthly salary
42,500 KES
Anually salary
4,740 USD
Anually salary
510,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2020-10-20 16:35:49

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