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The salary range of employees working in Kenya is, by default, in the range of 31,513 KES (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 113,401 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 32K KES
10% earns more 113K 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.

<24
 
 
Average 47K
median 43K
10% 23K
25% 31K
75% 58K
90% 76K
25-34
 
 
Average 66K
median 57K
10% 26K
25% 38K
75% 83K
90% 116K
35-44
 
 
Average 75K
median 63K
10% 26K
25% 41K
75% 96K
90% 137K
45-54
 
 
Average 70K
median 58K
10% 23K
25% 36K
75% 90K
90% 132K
55+
 
 
Average 66K
median 55K
10% 23K
25% 36K
75% 84K
90% 120K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
71,236 KES
66,715 KES
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Kenya, men earn 6.8% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

NigeriaNigeria

32,384 KES (gross)

United KingdomUnited Kingdom

518,076 KES (gross)

BotswanaBotswana

59,962 KES (gross)

EgyptEgypt

37,564 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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HR Assistant
Human Resources
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
339 USD
Gross monthly salary
45,000 KES
Anually salary
4,068 USD
Anually salary
540,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2024-05-21 13:28:35
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Laboratory Technician
Education, Science & Research
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Murang'a
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
121 USD
Gross monthly salary
16,000 KES
Anually salary
1,452 USD
Anually salary
192,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2024-05-21 01:31:38
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Postal Delivery Worker
Transport, Haulage, Logistics
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
296 USD
Gross monthly salary
39,250 KES
Anually salary
3,552 USD
Anually salary
471,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2024-05-20 11:14:30
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Frontend developer
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
226 USD
Gross monthly salary
30,000 KES
Anually salary
2,712 USD
Anually salary
360,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2024-05-19 18:46:46
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Medical Laboratory Technician
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
829 USD
Gross monthly salary
110,000 KES
Anually salary
9,948 USD
Anually salary
1,320,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2024-05-17 22:29:15
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Dispensing Optician
Medicine & Social Care
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Mombasa
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
249 USD
Gross monthly salary
33,000 KES
Anually salary
2,988 USD
Anually salary
396,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2024-05-17 10:16:21
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Pipe fitter
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Kiambu
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
259 USD
Gross monthly salary
34,405 KES
Anually salary
3,108 USD
Anually salary
412,860 KES
ClockPosted: 2024-05-16 18:13:24
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Frontend developer
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
377 USD
Gross monthly salary
50,000 KES
Anually salary
4,524 USD
Anually salary
600,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2024-05-15 10:44:37
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Data analyst
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
678 USD
Gross monthly salary
90,000 KES
Anually salary
8,136 USD
Anually salary
1,080,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2024-05-15 10:32:46
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Digital marketing specialist
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
622 USD
Gross monthly salary
82,500 KES
Anually salary
7,464 USD
Anually salary
990,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2024-05-09 13:35:02

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