Salaries of Kenya police can be revealed in this post.These security men and women are paid according to the rank,which comes after years of experience.
Kenya Police is the most crucial department of the Government as they are essentially important in providing security to all citizens at all times.
Among the perennial problems they have been facing include poor salaries, poor working conditions and corruption.However, one of the major problems, salaries, was sorted out by the government and they now earn like other civil servants.
Below are the salary scales of the Kenya Police.
Rank Per Month Total Per Year
Senior assistant inspector general 274,890 3,298,680
Assistant inspector general 187,890 2,254,680
Commissioner of police 130,590 1,567,080
Senior superintendent 85,890 1,030,680
Superintendent 73,020 876,240
Assistant superintendent 70,530 846,360
Chief inspector 59,220 710,640
Inspector of police 53,820 645,840
Senior sergeant 50,220 602,640
Sergeant 45,540 546,480
Corporal 42,660 511,920
Constable/ Fresh Graduate 32,880 394,560
The highest paid police officer is the Inspector General,who earns at least Ksh 700,000 per month.The lowest renumerated officer is a fresh graduate,who takes home Ksh 32,000 per month.
Though the salaries are low,there are several ways the police make money.