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The salary range of employees working in Kenya is, by default, in the range of 29,496 KES (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 122,661 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% 29K KES
90% 123K 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.

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60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
<24
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
 
 
Average 47K
median 42K
10% 20K
25% 29K
75% 59K
90% 80K
25-34
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
 
 
Average 68K
median 57K
10% 22K
25% 36K
75% 88K
90% 127K
35-44
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
 
 
Average 82K
median 66K
10% 22K
25% 39K
75% 107K
90% 160K
45-54
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
 
 
Average 76K
median 60K
10% 19K
25% 34K
75% 99K
90% 150K
55+
40K
60K
80K
100K
120K
140K
160K
 
 
Average 67K
median 54K
10% 19K
25% 32K
75% 86K
90% 128K

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
72,513 KES
72,418 KES
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Kenya, men earn 0.1% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

NigeriaNigeria

46,189 KES (gross)

United KingdomUnited Kingdom

413,288 KES (gross)

BotswanaBotswana

111,671 KES (gross)

EgyptEgypt

54,081 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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Accountant
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
612 USD
Gross monthly salary
70,000 KES
Anually salary
7,344 USD
Anually salary
840,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-05-26 13:33:30
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Laboratory Technician
Education, Science & Research
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Meru
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
157 USD
Gross monthly salary
18,000 KES
Anually salary
1,884 USD
Anually salary
216,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-05-25 19:33:50
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Technician
Mechanical Engineering
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
437 USD
Gross monthly salary
50,000 KES
Anually salary
5,244 USD
Anually salary
600,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-05-20 20:47:45
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Carpenter
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
226 USD
Gross monthly salary
25,815 KES
Anually salary
2,712 USD
Anually salary
309,780 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-05-19 08:09:48
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Digital marketing specialist
Marketing, Advertising, PR
Age group
<24
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
437 USD
Gross monthly salary
50,000 KES
Anually salary
5,244 USD
Anually salary
600,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-05-18 09:44:34
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Systems Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
474 USD
Gross monthly salary
54,174 KES
Anually salary
5,688 USD
Anually salary
650,088 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-05-17 14:28:24
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Economist
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Nairobi
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
758 USD
Gross monthly salary
86,583 KES
Anually salary
9,096 USD
Anually salary
1,038,996 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-05-13 17:12:55
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Teacher
Education, Science & Research
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Kiambu
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
306 USD
Gross monthly salary
35,000 KES
Anually salary
3,672 USD
Anually salary
420,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-05-12 19:40:51
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Junior Sales Representative
Commerce
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Nairobi
Education:
Secondary without school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
394 USD
Gross monthly salary
45,000 KES
Anually salary
4,728 USD
Anually salary
540,000 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-05-12 16:12:14
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Sound Engineer
Arts & Culture
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Nakuru
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
226 USD
Gross monthly salary
25,800 KES
Anually salary
2,712 USD
Anually salary
309,600 KES
ClockPosted: 2022-05-10 20:40:46

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