Highest Paid Civil Servant in Kenya

Searching for the Highest Paid Civil Servant in Kenya? There are more than 3,600 civil servants in Kenya who earn a total amounting to 1.6 Billion every month. In this article, we are going to look at the highest-paid civil servants in Kenya

Highest Paid Civil Servant in Kenya

The president of Kenya and his deputy top the list as the Attorney general and House speakers follow.

Below is a list of the highest-paid civil servants in Kenya according to the Salaries and Remuneration Commission.

  1. President Uhuru Kenyatta – 1,750,000
  2. Deputy President William Ruto – 1,487,500
  3. Chief Justice David Maraga – Sh 1,380,351
  4. Attorney General Paul Kihara Kariuki – Sh1,095,019  ( allowances could push his pay to over Sh2 million)
  5. Speaker Justin Muturi (National Assembly) – 1,400,000
  6. Speaker Ekwe Ethuro (Senate)-  Sh 1,375,439
  7. Cabinet Secretary – Sh 1,120,000
  8. Chief of Defence Forces General Samson Mwathethe – Sh 1,120,000
  9. County Governor –  Sh 1,111,673
  10. Auditor General Edward Ouko  – Sh 1,082,528
  11. Judge of the Supreme Court – Sh1,082,528
  12. Chairman, IEBC Wafula Chebukati – Sh1,082,528
  13. Chairman CIC – Sh 1,082,528
  14. Secretary to the Cabinet –  Sh 927,500
  15. Commander, Kenya Army Robert Kibochi- Sh 923,919
  16. Judge of the Court of Appeal –  Sh 920,338
  17. Director General (NIS) Philip Wachira Kameru-  Sh 916,757
  18. Principal Secretary – Sh 909,595
  19. Commander, Kenya Airforce Samuel Thuita – Sh 906,014
  20. Commander, Kenya Navy Maj-Gen. Levi. F. Mungalu  – Sh 902,432
  21. Director of Public Prosecution Noordin Mohamed Haji  –  Sh 902,432
  22. Controller of Budget Agnes Nangira Odhiambo- Sh 895,270
  23. Member of the National Assembly –  Sh 740,927
  24. Member of the Senate – Sh 740,927
  25. Judge of the High Court – Sh 728,831
  26. Commissioner, IEBC – Sh 725,806
  27. Registrar of Political Parties Mrs. Lucy Ndung’u – Sh 700,000
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