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The salary range of employees working in Kenya is, by default, in the range of 25,316 KES (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 139,550 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 monthly salary in Kenya is
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10% 25K 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.

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180K
<24
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Average 46K
median 39K
10% 17K
25% 26K
75% 58K
90% 83K
25-34
40K
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120K
140K
160K
180K
 
 
Average 71K
median 56K
10% 17K
25% 32K
75% 93K
90% 142K
35-44
40K
60K
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120K
140K
160K
180K
 
 
Average 85K
median 64K
10% 16K
25% 34K
75% 112K
90% 177K
45-54
40K
60K
80K
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120K
140K
160K
180K
 
 
Average 76K
median 55K
10% 15K
25% 26K
75% 101K
90% 166K
55+
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180K
 
 
Average 68K
median 52K
10% 15K
25% 27K
75% 90K
90% 143K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
77,736 KES
75,915 KES
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Women
In general, in Kenya, men earn 2.4% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

NigeriaNigeria

43,944 KES (gross)

United KingdomUnited Kingdom

421,794 KES (gross)

BotswanaBotswana

119,126 KES (gross)

EgyptEgypt

62,931 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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Senior Accountant
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
542 USD
Gross monthly salary
60,000 KES
Anually salary
6,504 USD
Anually salary
720,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2021-09-20 12:39:15
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IT Manager
Management
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,808 USD
Gross monthly salary
200,000 KES
Anually salary
21,696 USD
Anually salary
2,400,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2021-09-19 08:11:47
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Project Assistant
Administration
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
588 USD
Gross monthly salary
65,000 KES
Anually salary
7,056 USD
Anually salary
780,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2021-09-18 11:36:50
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Accountant
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Machakos
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
407 USD
Gross monthly salary
45,000 KES
Anually salary
4,884 USD
Anually salary
540,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2021-09-16 20:01:04
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Construction Manager
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
723 USD
Gross monthly salary
80,000 KES
Anually salary
8,676 USD
Anually salary
960,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2021-09-16 18:40:31
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Water Management Technician
Water Management, Forestry, Environment
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
382 USD
Gross monthly salary
42,300 KES
Anually salary
4,584 USD
Anually salary
507,600 KES
ClockPosted: 2021-09-16 10:37:18
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HR Officer
Human Resources
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
372 USD
Gross monthly salary
41,167 KES
Anually salary
4,464 USD
Anually salary
494,004 KES
ClockPosted: 2021-09-16 08:49:09
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HR Assistant
Human Resources
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Kajiado
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
289 USD
Gross monthly salary
32,000 KES
Anually salary
3,468 USD
Anually salary
384,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2021-09-15 08:49:39
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Software consultant
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
362 USD
Gross monthly salary
40,000 KES
Anually salary
4,344 USD
Anually salary
480,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2021-09-14 20:35:10
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Business Development Manager
Management
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,004 USD
Gross monthly salary
221,667 KES
Anually salary
24,048 USD
Anually salary
2,660,004 KES
ClockPosted: 2021-09-08 06:51:54

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