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The salary range for people working in Kenya is typically from 25,415 KES (minimum salary) to 145,064 KES (highest average, actual maximum salary is higher).

This is the total monthly salary including bonuses. Salaries vary drastically among different job categories. If you are interested in the salary of a particular category, see below for salaries for specific categories.

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Working areas
Average gross monthly salary by survey (in KES)
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Administration

48,013
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Agriculture, Food Industry

48,227
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Arts & Culture

53,000
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Banking

82,964
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Car Industry

59,981
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Chemical Industry

60,968
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Commerce

61,447
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Construction & Real Estate

72,206
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Customer Support

54,506
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Economy, Finance, Accountancy

74,225
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Education, Science & Research

55,526
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Electrical & Power Engineering

62,801
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General labour

45,398
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Human Resources

73,048
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Information Technology

98,642
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Insurance

67,177
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Journalism, Printing Arts & Media

57,316
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Law & Legislation

78,487
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Leasing

90,353
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Management

113,640
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Marketing, Advertising, PR

70,550
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Mechanical Engineering

61,248
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Medicine & Social Care

53,750
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Mining, Metallurgy

65,517
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Pharmaceutical Industry

70,800
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Production

56,016
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Public Administration, Self-governance

63,718
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Quality Management

72,416
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Security & Protection

53,343
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Service Industries

45,176
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Technology, Development

86,675
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Telecommunications

74,651
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Textile, Leather, Apparel Industry

38,858
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Top Management

156,538
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Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business

47,249
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Translating, interpreting

59,609
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Transport, Haulage, Logistics

53,255
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Water Management, Forestry, Environment

59,524
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Wood Processing Industry

50,173