Employees always want to work for the highest-paying companies when they are looking for jobs. Obviously, everyone wants to work for a company that pays well. Many public and private companies in Kenya offer high salaries and other benefits to their employees. The following are some of the highest-paying companies in Kenya where you can work.
Safaricom is a Kenyan telecommunications corporation with headquarters in Nairobi. It is one of Kenya’s highest-paying corporations, as well as the highest tax payer. It’s also on Kenya’s list of highest-paying corporations. Since its inception in 2000, the company has grown to employ over 5,500 people directly and another 500,000 indirectly.
Aside from generous pay, the organization also offers a variety of benefits.
In addition, the corporation provides free lunch to its headquarters staff. Vacancies are advertised on the company’s channels and in the media. It has stringent qualifying standards for its employees.
2. Google Kenya
Google Kenya is also among Kenya’s highest-paying corporations. Interns typically receive Ksh 200,000 and start with a salary of Ksh 250,000. It offers its employees a pleasant working atmosphere as well as other benefits. The company posts job openings on their website.
KenGen is one of the most profitable and highest paying parastatals in Kenya. In Kenya, it is involved in the generation of electric power. Working for a parastatal will allow you to advance your career while also learning new skills.
They also have a friendly working environment and good perks. They often advertise job vacancies on the media and their platforms.
4. Kenya Revenue Authority
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) is in charge of the collection of taxes in Kenya. It is also in charge of assessment and accounting for all revenues of the government. The organization employs over 6,000 employees across the country. Through its mentorship program, it helps build talent and nature career growth.
Apart from high salaries, the company is also involved in staff welfare, leadership development, continual learning and also internship and attachment programs.
5. PriceWaterhouse Coopers
PriceWaterhouse Coopers (PWC) is an international audit firm that boasts high salaries for its employees. It has a graduate trainee program with a starting salary of Ksh 70,000.
They pick the best brains in the country through their rigorous recruitment process. Very few people who apply for jobs in the company get absorbed. If you apply for a vacancy and you get it in the company, congratulations.
Deloitte is an audit, assurance, consultancy, financial and risk advisory company in Kenya. It is a reputable company that picks the best brains in the country. Most of their jobs are related to the social sciences and often advertised on their platforms and media outlets.
7. Nation Media Group
Nation Media Group was founded in 1959 by Aga Kahn IV and is the largest media house in East Africa. It has high salaries and other perks for its employees. It has jobs in different categories ranging from mass communication and managerial jobs.
If you are a journalist or have studied a course related to mass communication, it is a great place to grow your career.
8. Royal Media Services
Royal Media Services is a media company that owns Citizen Tv and Inooro Tv and many radio stations. It is owned by business mogul S.K Macharia. The company boasts to have the best journalists in the country with some earning over Ksh 1 million per month. It is a great place to build your career and also get international recognition.
9. East African Breweries Limited (EABL)
East African Breweries Limited is a beverage company that is involved in the manufacture of the beer, spirits and non-alcoholic drinks. It has a graduate trainee program with a starting salary of Ksh 70,000, while the staff gets Ksh 150,000 on average.
It is a reputable company with its profitability trickling down to the employees through high salaries.
10. Bamburi Cement
Bamburi Cement is a Kenyan company that is involved in the manufacture of cement. It has its shares listed in the Nairobi Stock Exchange. It is a reputable company where you can grow your career, learn and earn competitive remuneration. They post job vacancies on their website. The average salary is Ksh 120,000
Getting a job in any of these well paying companies in Kenya is a great deal. They pay good salaries that are accompanied by other competitive packages. They have favorable working conditions that will help you grow your career, learn and interact with people of different ethnicity.