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The salary range of employees working in Kuwait is, by default, in the range from 233.00 KWD (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 964.00 KWD (high salaries, actual salaries can be even higher).

This is the total monthly salary, including bonuses. Salaries vary significantly in individual job positions. If you are interested in salaries for a specific position, participate in the survey.

Average gross monthly salary in Kuwait is
300
400
500
600
700
800
900
 
10% 233 KWD
90% 964 KWD
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Kuwait into wage bands in KWD.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in Kuwait by age in KWD.

400
600
800
1,000
<24
400
600
800
1,000
 
 
Average 377
median 348
10% 203
25% 263
75% 459
90% 586
25-34
400
600
800
1,000
 
 
Average 538
median 476
10% 234
25% 331
75% 676
90% 917
35-44
400
600
800
1,000
 
 
Average 618
median 536
10% 243
25% 359
75% 783
90% 1,090
45-54
400
600
800
1,000
 
 
Average 575
median 491
10% 210
25% 320
75% 733
90% 1,038
55+
400
600
800
1,000
 
 
Average 526
median 457
10% 208
25% 306
75% 667
90% 928

Salaries by gender

Comparison of the average salary of men and women in Kuwait (KWD).

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Men
578 KWD
516 KWD
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Kuwait, men earn 12.0% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

RomaniaRomania

353 KWD (net)

HungaryHungary

509 KWD (gross)

MacedoniaMacedonia

168 KWD (net)

SloveniaSlovenia

699 KWD (gross)

The newest profiles in the salary survey

List of recent respondents whose data are used in further salary survey calculations.

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Sales Consultant
Commerce
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
568 USD
Gross monthly salary
175 KWD
Anually salary
6,816 USD
Anually salary
2,100 KWD
ClockPosted: 2021-01-19 21:41:47
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Machine Operator
Mechanical Engineering
Age group
<24
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Kuwait
Education:
Secondary without school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
2,571 USD
Gross monthly salary
792 KWD
Anually salary
30,852 USD
Anually salary
9,504 KWD
ClockPosted: 2021-01-15 11:48:26
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Sales Representative
Commerce
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,247 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,000 KWD
Anually salary
38,964 USD
Anually salary
12,000 KWD
ClockPosted: 2021-01-14 18:30:13
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Financial Markets Specialist
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,974 USD
Gross monthly salary
608 KWD
Anually salary
23,688 USD
Anually salary
7,296 KWD
ClockPosted: 2021-01-10 19:47:06
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Cashier
Banking
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
714 USD
Gross monthly salary
220 KWD
Anually salary
8,568 USD
Anually salary
2,640 KWD
ClockPosted: 2021-01-02 09:35:34
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Restaurant employee
Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
451 USD
Gross monthly salary
139 KWD
Anually salary
5,412 USD
Anually salary
1,668 KWD
ClockPosted: 2020-12-29 10:30:53
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Pastry Chef, Confectioner
Agriculture, Food Industry
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
Gross monthly salary
893 USD
Gross monthly salary
275 KWD
Anually salary
10,716 USD
Anually salary
3,300 KWD
ClockPosted: 2020-12-28 16:51:09
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Sales Director
Top Management
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
7,737 USD
Gross monthly salary
2,383 KWD
Anually salary
92,844 USD
Anually salary
28,596 KWD
ClockPosted: 2020-12-18 12:21:34
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Refrigeration Mechanic
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
Secondary without school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
617 USD
Gross monthly salary
190 KWD
Anually salary
7,404 USD
Anually salary
2,280 KWD
ClockPosted: 2020-12-14 02:37:48
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Lorry Driver
Transport, Haulage, Logistics
Age group
<24
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Kuwait
Education:
Primary education
Gross monthly salary
2,110 USD
Gross monthly salary
650 KWD
Anually salary
25,320 USD
Anually salary
7,800 KWD
ClockPosted: 2020-12-13 17:47:55