Salaries of IEBC, presiding officers, polling clerks and returning officers in Kenya 2022

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Presiding officers, deputy presiding officers, polling clerks and returning officers are among those who will oversee the 2022 general elections.IEBC has already advertised and employed the workers for this exercise. Salaries of these officers vary depending on responsibilities given to them and their position.

Presiding officials in charge of voting stations would be paid Ksh. 2,000 every day for a period of 13 days.

Deputy presiding officers will be paid  Ksh. 1,800 each day for 13 days to help the presiding officer in operating the polling site.

Polling/counting clerks who will be in charge of the actual voting process will be paid a daily wage of Ksh.1,000 for a period of nine days.

Support Election Trainers will be paid Ksh.2,000 each day for 15 days to guide presiding officers and their deputies through the basics of the electoral process.

Voter educators, who are those entrusted with providing civic education to ward voters, will go home with Ksh.1,500 every day for 30 days.

One thousand five hundred shillings will be given to logistics officers who will be on the job for 30 days prior to the election.

Deputy presiding officers will be paid one thousand eight hundred shillings (ksh. 1,800) each day for 13 days to help the presiding officer in operating the polling site.

Ward-based voter educators, who are those entrusted with providing civic education to ward voters, would be compensated with one thousand five hundred shillings (ksh.1,500) every day for 30 days.