Safaricom Salaries

Safaricom is one of the most admired companies in Kenya and was named one of the best companies to work for in Kenya.

The company is the largest telecommunications provider in Kenya, and one of the most profitable companies in the East and Central African region.

Because of the curiosity of most employees about Safaricom salaries, we have decided to give you a breakdown of this company. In this article we will answer the most frequent questions by employees:

  • Safaricom Salaries
  • Safaricom employee benefits
  • What does it feel like working at Safaricom
  • Safaricom Careers

At the end of this article, you will have a full knowledge of what Safaricom does, how they pay their employees, employee benefits and also what employees are saying about the company.

Safaricom Salaries

Safaricom employees are paid based on work experience, qualifications, and terms of the contract.

Mysalaryscale was able to get salaries of current and former Safaricom employees and this is a list of different positions of employees at Safaricom with their salaries as of 2019.



Managers    350,000ksh
Data Analysts 150,000ksh
Senior Operations Officer 114,000ksh
System Administrators  100,000ksh
Business Analyst  95,000ksh
Sales Manager 95,000ksh
Customer Care Team Lead 90,000ksh
Associate Advocate 68,000ksh
Junior Web Developer 50,000ksh
ICT Assistant 50,000ksh
Customer Care Officers 35,000-70,000ksh
Graduate Trainee 45,000ksh
Security 35,000ksh
Interns 20,000ksh and above


To see more Safaricom salaries, go to

Safaricom Employee Benefits

Listed below are Safaricom Employee Benefits:

Family and Parenting

  • Maternity and Paternity leave: Staff may take paid maternity leave of 4months and paternity leave of 2 weeks.
  • Work from home
  • Childcare
  • Unpaid extended leave

Vacation and Time off

  • Vacation and paid time-off
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Sick Leave

Insurance, Health and Wellness

  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance


  • Pension plan
  • Performance Bonus
  • Retirement plan

Other perks and benefits include Professional support (job training and tuition), gym membership, employee discount.

What it feels like working at Safaricom (employee reviews)

Safaricom works 7 days a week (including holidays). The resumption time is 6:00 am – 8:30 pm daily.

Despite the act that the company has made a name in the industry, it won’t be out of place to find out if their employees also agree to this.

A few inside look at company reviews posted by employees will help you know what it is like working in the company. It is necessary to know what insiders are saying about a company before you apply so that you can be aware of the happenings in the company to know if the work environment suits you.

reviews from safaricom employees

Safaricom Careers

There is an ongoing recruitment at Safaricom. To apply for Safaricom jobs go to

Note that this information is based on employees’ input on Mysalaryscale website.

Are you working here? Help people know more about your company by telling us about your experience at Safaricom.

Frances Anonu

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