How much money does a person working in Marketing make in Kenya?
173,480 KES per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Marketing in Kenya typically earns around 173,480 KES per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different Marketing jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
Salaries for specific jobs
|Account Handler||146,958 KES|
|Affiliate Manager||164,758 KES|
|Analytics Specialist||139,022 KES|
|Assistant Brand Manager||173,115 KES|
|Assistant Product Manager||183,652 KES|
|Brand Ambassador||233,523 KES|
|Brand Manager||248,121 KES|
|Campaign Specialist||151,776 KES|
|Chief Marketing Officer ||272,065 KES|
|Communications Officer||120,172 KES|
|Content Marketing Strategist||157,751 KES|
|Creative Marketing Lead||168,480 KES|
|Creative Writer||135,060 KES|
|Digital Marketing Manager||208,442 KES|
|Event Marketing||210,057 KES|
|Localization Manager||178,096 KES|
|Market Development Manager||234,095 KES|
|Market Research Analyst||168,821 KES|
|Market Research Manager||185,456 KES|
|Market Segmentation Director||203,213 KES|
|Marketing Advisor||154,293 KES|
|Marketing Analyst||157,835 KES|
|Marketing Assistant||116,432 KES|
|Marketing Associate||116,989 KES|
|Marketing Communications Manager||180,380 KES|
|Marketing Consultant||196,772 KES|
|Marketing Coordinator||109,675 KES|
|Marketing Distribution Executive||208,774 KES|
|Marketing Executive||213,972 KES|
|Marketing Manager||256,318 KES|
|Marketing Officer||138,579 KES|
|Marketing Specialist||145,874 KES|
|Marketing Writer||118,863 KES|
|Online Marketing Analyst||150,903 KES|
|Optimization Manager||166,045 KES|
|Outbound Sales||145,810 KES|
|Outreach Coordinator||134,520 KES|
|Outreach Specialist||147,356 KES|
|Product Development||194,026 KES|
|Product Marketing Manager||211,808 KES|
|Product Researcher||118,247 KES|
|Product Training Specialist||138,264 KES|
|Project Manager||159,767 KES|
|Publications Coordinator||112,320 KES|
|Research Executive||193,647 KES|
|Sales and Marketing Assistant||113,191 KES|
|Sales Management Support||131,435 KES|
|Search Marketing Strategist||230,232 KES|
|Social Media Specialist||152,824 KES|
|Spaceman Analyst||126,253 KES|
|Sponsorship Consultant||141,630 KES|
|Team Leader||162,988 KES|
|Trade Marketing Manager||211,071 KES|
|Trade Marketing Professional||169,799 KES|
|Web Analytics Manager||165,277 KES|
|Web Content Manager||165,240 KES|
Marketing Jobs Salary Distribution in Kenya
Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles
The Marketing salaries in Kenya range between 98,332 KES per month (minimum salary) to 254,942 KES per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 180,419 KES per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Marketing are earning less than 180,419 KES while the other half are earning more than 180,419 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 Marketing are earning less than 125,438 KES while 75% of them are earning more than 125,438 KES. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Marketing are earning less than 235,095 KES while 25% are earning more than 235,095 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
Marketing Salary Forecast and Trend in Kenya
How do Marketing 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
Marketing 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.
Marketing Hourly Average Wage in Kenya
1,001 KES per hour
Average Hourly Wage
The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Kenya for Marketing is 1,001 KES. This means that the average person in Kenya earns approximatly 1,001 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.
Marketing VS Other Jobs
We compared Kenya salaries for Marketing and All Jobs and we found that Marketing salaries are 17% more than those of All Jobs.
Salary Comparison By City
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