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The salary range for people working in Kenya is typically from 29,467 KES (minimum salary) to 140,035 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

51,870
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Agriculture, Food Industry

48,078
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Arts & Culture

52,419
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Banking

82,127
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Car Industry

60,082
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Chemical Industry

60,699
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Commerce

62,482
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Construction & Real Estate

68,930
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Customer Support

54,623
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Economy, Finance, Accountancy

76,439
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Education, Science & Research

55,881
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Electrical & Power Engineering

63,694
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General labour

46,221
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Human Resources

72,004
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Information Technology

101,708
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Insurance

65,211
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Journalism, Printing Arts & Media

57,824
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Law & Legislation

78,715
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Leasing

90,353
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Management

107,693
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Marketing, Advertising, PR

69,382
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Mechanical Engineering

61,123
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Medicine & Social Care

55,093
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Mining, Metallurgy

65,517
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Pharmaceutical Industry

70,045
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Production

56,306
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Public Administration, Self-governance

63,919
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Quality Management

72,010
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Security & Protection

54,233
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Service Industries

45,621
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Technology, Development

85,298
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Telecommunications

73,394
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Textile, Leather, Apparel Industry

38,858
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Top Management

159,521
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Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business

45,753
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Translating, interpreting

60,048
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Transport, Haulage, Logistics

53,013
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Water Management, Forestry, Environment

59,313
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Wood Processing Industry

50,987