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The salary range of employees working in Kenya is, by default, in the range of 28,539 KES (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 125,430 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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60K
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100K
120K
 
10% earn less 29K KES
10% earns more 125K 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 41K
10% 20K
25% 28K
75% 59K
90% 80K
25-34
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
 
 
Average 69K
median 56K
10% 20K
25% 34K
75% 89K
90% 131K
35-44
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
 
 
Average 82K
median 65K
10% 19K
25% 36K
75% 107K
90% 164K
45-54
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
 
 
Average 73K
median 56K
10% 15K
25% 30K
75% 95K
90% 149K
55+
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
 
 
Average 66K
median 53K
10% 17K
25% 30K
75% 86K
90% 131K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
73,340 KES
71,949 KES
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Kenya, men earn 1.9% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

NigeriaNigeria

55,550 KES (gross)

United KingdomUnited Kingdom

407,888 KES (gross)

BotswanaBotswana

76,937 KES (gross)

EgyptEgypt

61,008 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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Shop Assistant
Commerce
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Mombasa
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
775 USD
Gross monthly salary
90,000 KES
Anually salary
9,300 USD
Anually salary
1,080,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-12-05 19:24:39
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Security Guard
Security & Protection
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Mombasa
Education:
Secondary without school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
452 USD
Gross monthly salary
52,500 KES
Anually salary
5,424 USD
Anually salary
630,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-12-02 13:16:00
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Accounting service manager
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,550 USD
Gross monthly salary
180,000 KES
Anually salary
18,600 USD
Anually salary
2,160,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-12-02 09:11:54
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Accountant
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
388 USD
Gross monthly salary
45,000 KES
Anually salary
4,656 USD
Anually salary
540,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-12-01 10:22:08
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Regional / Area Manager
Management
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
861 USD
Gross monthly salary
100,000 KES
Anually salary
10,332 USD
Anually salary
1,200,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-11-30 09:54:36
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Data entry clerk
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
328 USD
Gross monthly salary
38,083 KES
Anually salary
3,936 USD
Anually salary
456,996 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-11-29 20:54:10
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Packer
Production
Age group
<24
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
283 USD
Gross monthly salary
32,833 KES
Anually salary
3,396 USD
Anually salary
393,996 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-11-29 02:49:51
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Hostess
General labour
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
362 USD
Gross monthly salary
42,000 KES
Anually salary
4,344 USD
Anually salary
504,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-11-26 17:05:44
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Procurement specialist
Administration
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
215 USD
Gross monthly salary
25,000 KES
Anually salary
2,580 USD
Anually salary
300,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-11-18 14:58:32
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IT/Technical Support Specialist
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
728 USD
Gross monthly salary
84,517 KES
Anually salary
8,736 USD
Anually salary
1,014,204 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-11-16 09:50:36

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