Average Civil Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Kenya

Annual Base Salary - Ksh 903,725.00/year

The average annual salary of Civil Engineer is Ksh 903,725.00

Ksh 110,090.00
Ksh 903,725.00
Ksh 2,100,000.00

The starting salary of Civil Engineer is between Ksh 93,577.00 and Ksh 110,090.00 whereas the maximum salary range is between Ksh 2,100,000.00 and Ksh 2,415,000.00.

Minimum Annual PayMaximum Annual Pay
Ksh 93,577.00Ksh 2,415,000.00
Average Hourly Pay - Ksh 1,406.09/hour

The average hourly pay of Civil Engineer is Ksh 1,406.09.

Ksh 0.00
Ksh 1,406.09
Ksh 1,100.00

The maximum hourly wage is between Ksh 1,100.00 and Ksh 1,265.00.

Minimum Hourly PayMaximum Hourly Pay
Ksh 0.00Ksh 1,265.00
Bonus Range: Tooltip
Ksh 63,000.00 - Ksh 549,720.00
Ksh 63,000.00
Ksh 2,415,000.00
Profit Sharing: Tooltip
Ksh 192,600.00 - Ksh 5,450,000.00
Ksh 192,600.00
Ksh 2,415,000.00
  • Currency : KES
  • Annual Salary : Ksh 903,725.00
  • Hourly Pay : Ksh 1,406.09
  • Weekly Pay : Ksh 16,711.00
  • Fortnightly Salary : Ksh 33,422.00
  • Monthly Salary : Ksh 72,414.00

Civil Engineer Salary Comparison by Gender


This pie chart demonstrates the gender share for Civil Engineer. As indicated, the golden colour represents the percentage share for women and the green represents the percentage share for men.

As shown in the chart, male employees are involved significantly more as Civil Engineer compared to female. Their involvement is 94% while of female is only 6%.

Salary Distribution Based on Years of Experience

The line graph shows Civil Engineer salary in Kenya on an annual basis. In this graph specifically, it is indicated that as the years of experience increases, so does their wages.

For Civil Engineer working less than a year in a company, you notice that their annual salary starts around Ksh 777,600.00.

As the years of experience reaches 1 to 4, there is a significant increase of Ksh 237,461.96 which would give a total wage of KES10,15,061.96.

Once the experience reaches 5-9 years Civil Engineer salary would increase again to a total of Ksh 1,510,560.00, adding Ksh 495,498.04 from the last salary increase.

Prominent Skills Affecting Civil Engineer Salary

The bar graph data indicates the importance of specific skills which can have a direct impact on Civil Engineer's salary. It clearly highlights the skills needed for a post of Civil Engineer when hired by an employer.

The most vital skill expected of Civil Engineer is Microsoft Office which impacts the most than the rest of the skills indicated with a staggering 33% comparatively. Therefore, one’s salary would greatly depend on their skills in Microsoft Office.

The skill least likely to affect one’s pay would be Project Management with 2%. It can be said that Project Management skill will unlikely impact the salary.

Compensation Statistics Based on Experience Levels

This combination of a line and the bar graph shows how the experience affects the salary of Civil Engineer. Companies are considering factors like training and education directly affecting the salary offered to you as an employee. The line graph shows the salary increment with the increase in experience whereas the bar graph shows the comparision of how the salary is getting affected based on experience level.

As shown in the trends, lowest earning is Ksh 750,092.00 whereas the highest earning is Ksh 1,527,295.00 which clearly shows the salary increases with the level of expertise.

Mid Carrer person will earn the maximum salary of Ksh 1,527,295.00 at 69%. So to summerize, Entry Level earns 17% less than the average salary, Early Career earns 14% more than the average salary, Mid Carrer earns 69% more than the average salary.