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The salary range of employees working in Kenya is, by default, in the range of 29,221 KES (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 125,876 KES (high salaries, actual salaries can be even higher).

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

Gross salary in Kenya is
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10% earn less 29K KES
10% earns more 126K KES
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Kenya into salary brackets in KES.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in Kenya by age in KES.

40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
<24
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
 
 
Average 47K
median 42K
10% 21K
25% 29K
75% 59K
90% 80K
25-34
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
 
 
Average 69K
median 57K
10% 22K
25% 36K
75% 89K
90% 130K
35-44
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
 
 
Average 83K
median 66K
10% 21K
25% 38K
75% 108K
90% 164K
45-54
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
 
 
Average 76K
median 59K
10% 16K
25% 32K
75% 100K
90% 156K
55+
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
 
 
Average 66K
median 53K
10% 17K
25% 31K
75% 86K
90% 129K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
73,825 KES
72,729 KES
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Kenya, men earn 1.5% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

NigeriaNigeria

55,182 KES (gross)

United KingdomUnited Kingdom

404,419 KES (gross)

BotswanaBotswana

79,706 KES (gross)

EgyptEgypt

60,296 KES (gross)

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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TV/Film Production Assistant
Journalism, Printing Arts & Media
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
146 USD
Gross monthly salary
18,000 KES
Anually salary
1,752 USD
Anually salary
216,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-10-04 10:40:32
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Auto Electrician
Car Industry
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Machakos
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
162 USD
Gross monthly salary
20,000 KES
Anually salary
1,944 USD
Anually salary
240,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-10-03 13:21:57
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Media Buyer
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
405 USD
Gross monthly salary
50,000 KES
Anually salary
4,860 USD
Anually salary
600,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-10-03 09:56:33
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Accountant
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Kiambu
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
617 USD
Gross monthly salary
76,300 KES
Anually salary
7,404 USD
Anually salary
915,600 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-09-30 08:10:28
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Receptionist I
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Mombasa
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
243 USD
Gross monthly salary
30,000 KES
Anually salary
2,916 USD
Anually salary
360,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-09-29 21:47:45
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Interior Designer
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
243 USD
Gross monthly salary
30,000 KES
Anually salary
2,916 USD
Anually salary
360,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-09-26 15:52:54
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Graphic Designer
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Nakuru
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
121 USD
Gross monthly salary
15,000 KES
Anually salary
1,452 USD
Anually salary
180,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-09-25 22:38:48
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Building Technician
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
421 USD
Gross monthly salary
52,080 KES
Anually salary
5,052 USD
Anually salary
624,960 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-09-23 19:24:04
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Car Fleet Manager
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Murang'a
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
283 USD
Gross monthly salary
35,000 KES
Anually salary
3,396 USD
Anually salary
420,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-09-23 04:10:32
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Butcher
Agriculture, Food Industry
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
267 USD
Gross monthly salary
33,000 KES
Anually salary
3,204 USD
Anually salary
396,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-09-22 10:05:56

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