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The salary range for people working in Kenya is typically from 25,927 KES (minimum salary) to 140,324 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

48,209
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Agriculture, Food Industry

47,904
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Arts & Culture

52,567
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Banking

82,147
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Car Industry

59,382
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Chemical Industry

61,384
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Commerce

62,042
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Construction & Real Estate

72,759
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Customer Support

54,010
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Economy, Finance, Accountancy

74,464
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Education, Science & Research

55,956
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Electrical & Power Engineering

63,427
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General labour

45,688
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Human Resources

73,152
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Information Technology

97,452
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Insurance

65,969
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Journalism, Printing Arts & Media

57,379
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Law & Legislation

79,731
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Leasing

90,353
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Management

112,855
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Marketing, Advertising, PR

70,116
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Mechanical Engineering

60,769
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Medicine & Social Care

54,121
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Mining, Metallurgy

65,517
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Pharmaceutical Industry

70,612
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Production

56,608
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Public Administration, Self-governance

64,176
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Quality Management

71,716
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Security & Protection

53,513
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Service Industries

45,569
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Technology, Development

85,424
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Telecommunications

75,199
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Textile, Leather, Apparel Industry

38,858
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Top Management

154,335
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Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business

46,891
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Translating, interpreting

60,244
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Transport, Haulage, Logistics

52,969
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Water Management, Forestry, Environment

58,812
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Wood Processing Industry

50,402