How much money does a person working in Electrical and Electronics Trades make in Kenya?
104,659 KES per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Electrical and Electronics Trades in Kenya typically earns around 104,659 KES per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different Electrical and Electronics Trades jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
Salaries for specific jobs
|Cable Installer and Locator||78,788 KES|
|Digital Design Engineer||130,405 KES|
|Electrical Designer||120,415 KES|
|Electrical Drafter||99,247 KES|
|Electrical Engineering Manager||168,819 KES|
|Electrical Planner||110,378 KES|
|Electrical Sales Engineer||122,759 KES|
|Electrical Service Technician||79,484 KES|
|Electrical Technician||120,896 KES|
|Electrical Worker||84,242 KES|
|Electromechanical Technician||77,887 KES|
|Electronic Engineer||137,984 KES|
|Electronics Instructor||128,256 KES|
|Electronics Technician||83,393 KES|
|Field Service Engineer||154,932 KES|
|Field Service Technician||89,953 KES|
|Hydroelectric Plant Technician||94,140 KES|
|Hydroelectric Production Manager||163,148 KES|
|Instrumentation Technician||88,941 KES|
|Journeyman Electrician||80,901 KES|
|Maintenance Electrician||75,787 KES|
|Mechatronics Technician||88,621 KES|
|Power Equipment Mechanic||95,440 KES|
|Power Line Technician||91,044 KES|
|Refrigeration and Airconditioning Mechanic||101,540 KES|
|Security Service Engineer||146,350 KES|
|Technical Manager||163,040 KES|
|Turbine Fitter||77,231 KES|
|Warehouse Attendant||75,181 KES|
|Warehouse Manager||155,741 KES|
|Watch Repairer||99,905 KES|
Electrical and Electronics Trades Jobs Salary Distribution in Kenya
Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles
The Electrical and Electronics Trades salaries in Kenya range between 72,831 KES per month (minimum salary) to 162,073 KES per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 108,845 KES per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Electrical and Electronics Trades are earning less than 108,845 KES while the other half are earning more than 108,845 KES. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.
Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in Electrical and Electronics Trades are earning less than 81,754 KES while 75% of them are earning more than 81,754 KES. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Electrical and Electronics Trades are earning less than 146,296 KES while 25% are earning more than 146,296 KES.
What is the difference between the median and the average salary? What should you be looking at?
Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. We have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary
Electrical and Electronics Trades Salary Forecast and Trend in Kenya
How do Electrical and Electronics Trades salaries change over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary in recent years.
|Average Salary 2016|| = |
|Average Salary 2017|| +4% |
|Average Salary 2018|| +4% |
|Average Salary 2019|| +4% |
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Electrical and Electronics Trades salaries in Kenya are rising in the year 2019 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2019 are 4% higher than those of 2018. The trend suggests a slow yet continous increase in pay in 2020 and future years. These numbers differ slightly from industry to another.
Electrical and Electronics Trades Hourly Average Wage in Kenya
604 KES per hour
Average Hourly Wage
The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Kenya for Electrical and Electronics Trades is 604 KES. This means that the average person in Kenya earns approximatly 604 KES for every worked hour.
Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )
The hourly wage is the salary paid in one working hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximation and they are considered to the be the standard.
Electrical and Electronics Trades VS Other Jobs
We compared Kenya salaries for Electrical and Electronics Trades and All Jobs and we found that Electrical and Electronics Trades salaries are 29% less than those of All Jobs.
Salary Comparison By City
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