Average Communications Specialist Salary in Kenya

Annual Base Salary - Ksh 1,996,800.00/year

The average annual salary of Communications Specialist is Ksh 1,996,800.00

Ksh 21,800.00
Ksh 1,996,800.00
Ksh 6,480,000.00

The starting salary of Communications Specialist is between Ksh 18,530.00 and Ksh 21,800.00 whereas the maximum salary range is between Ksh 6,480,000.00 and Ksh 7,452,000.00.

Minimum Annual PayMaximum Annual Pay
Ksh 18,530.00Ksh 7,452,000.00
Average Hourly Pay - Ksh 210.00/hour

The average hourly pay of Communications Specialist is Ksh 210.00.

Ksh 0.00
Ksh 210.00
Ksh 220.00

The maximum hourly wage is between Ksh 220.00 and Ksh 253.00.

Minimum Hourly PayMaximum Hourly Pay
Ksh 0.00Ksh 253.00
Bonus Range: Tooltip
Ksh 2,100.00 - Ksh 273,000.00
Ksh 2,100.00
Ksh 7,452,000.00
Profit Sharing: Tooltip
Ksh 0.00 - Ksh 279,270.00
Ksh 0.00
Ksh 7,452,000.00
  • Currency : KES
  • Annual Salary : Ksh 1,996,800.00
  • Hourly Pay : Ksh 210.00
  • Weekly Pay : Ksh 36,923.00
  • Fortnightly Salary : Ksh 73,846.00
  • Monthly Salary : Ksh 160,000.00

Communications Specialist Salary Comparison by Gender


This pie chart demonstrates the gender share for Communications Specialist. 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 Communications Specialist compared to female. Their involvement is 52% while of female is only 48%.

Salary Distribution Based on Years of Experience

The line graph shows Communications Specialist 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 Communications Specialist having experience between 1-4 years, their salary is around Ksh 3,109,330.00.

Once the experience reaches 5-9 years Communications Specialist salary would decrease to a total of Ksh 379,800.00, subtracting Ksh 2,729,530.00 from the last salary.

Prominent Skills Affecting Communications Specialist Salary

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

The most vital skill expected of Communications Specialist is Media / Public Relations which impacts the most than the rest of the skills indicated with a staggering 42% comparatively. Therefore, one’s salary would greatly depend on their skills in Media / Public Relations.

The skill least likely to affect one’s pay would be Corporate Communications with 27%. It can be said that Corporate Communications 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 Communications Specialist. 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 279,552.00 whereas the highest earning is Ksh 3,174,912.00 which clearly shows the salary increases with the level of expertise.

Early Career person will earn the maximum salary of Ksh 3,174,912.00 at 59%. So to summerize, Early Career earns 59% more than the average salary, Mid Carrer earns 86% less than the average salary.