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The salary range of employees working in Kuwait is, by default, in the range from 225.00 KWD (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 1,028.00 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
1,000
 
10% 225 KWD
90% 1,028 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
1,200
<24
400
600
800
1,000
1,200
 
 
Average 379
median 346
10% 193
25% 256
75% 466
90% 605
25-34
400
600
800
1,000
1,200
 
 
Average 562
median 484
10% 214
25% 320
75% 715
90% 1,002
35-44
400
600
800
1,000
1,200
 
 
Average 663
median 561
10% 232
25% 360
75% 850
90% 1,216
45-54
400
600
800
1,000
1,200
 
 
Average 601
median 500
10% 193
25% 311
75% 774
90% 1,127
55+
400
600
800
1,000
1,200
 
 
Average 555
median 467
10% 189
25% 297
75% 712
90% 1,024

Salaries by gender

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

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Men
607 KWD
514 KWD
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Kuwait, men earn 18.1% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

FinlandFinland

1,280 KWD (gross)

EstoniaEstonia

529 KWD (net)

SloveniaSlovenia

671 KWD (gross)

RomaniaRomania

339 KWD (net)

The newest profiles in the salary survey

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

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Structural Engineer
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,513 USD
Gross monthly salary
750 KWD
Anually salary
30,156 USD
Anually salary
9,000 KWD
ClockPosted: 2021-04-11 02:01:31
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Personal Banker
Banking
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
Secondary without school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
1,039 USD
Gross monthly salary
310 KWD
Anually salary
12,468 USD
Anually salary
3,720 KWD
ClockPosted: 2021-04-09 15:33:39
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Qualified Mechanical Engineer
Mechanical Engineering
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,675 USD
Gross monthly salary
500 KWD
Anually salary
20,100 USD
Anually salary
6,000 KWD
ClockPosted: 2021-04-05 18:27:56
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Claims Specialist
Economy, Finance, Accountancy
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,178 USD
Gross monthly salary
650 KWD
Anually salary
26,136 USD
Anually salary
7,800 KWD
ClockPosted: 2021-04-01 08:00:27
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Welder
Construction & Real Estate
Age group
<24
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
Secondary without school-leaving examination
Gross monthly salary
999 USD
Gross monthly salary
298 KWD
Anually salary
11,988 USD
Anually salary
3,576 KWD
ClockPosted: 2021-03-23 08:07:47
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Maintenance Engineer
Car Industry
Age group
<24
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,163 USD
Gross monthly salary
347 KWD
Anually salary
13,956 USD
Anually salary
4,164 KWD
ClockPosted: 2021-03-23 07:52:15
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
2,681 USD
Gross monthly salary
800 KWD
Anually salary
32,172 USD
Anually salary
9,600 KWD
ClockPosted: 2021-03-20 07:43:07
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Insurance Underwriter
Insurance
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
1,089 USD
Gross monthly salary
325 KWD
Anually salary
13,068 USD
Anually salary
3,900 KWD
ClockPosted: 2021-03-18 10:01:20
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IT auditor
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,691 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,400 KWD
Anually salary
56,292 USD
Anually salary
16,800 KWD
ClockPosted: 2021-03-18 09:21:22
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Kuwait
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,189 USD
Gross monthly salary
1,250 KWD
Anually salary
50,268 USD
Anually salary
15,000 KWD
ClockPosted: 2021-03-17 12:38:01