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Salaries in Kuwait

Kuwait

The salary in Kuwait is $4 502. The average salary in micro-enterprises with up to 15 employees is $2 701; in small enterprises with up to 100 employees it’s $4 052, and $4 952 in medium-sized companies with over 100 employees. The average salary in large enterprises from 250 people in Kuwait is $6 303. In the state-financed organizations in Kuwait, the average salary is $3 602.






Average salaries in Kuwait in 2022 and 2021

Average salary in Kuwait in 2021 , it was $4 367, and in 2022 - $4 502. Average salary growth in Kuwait for the year was 3%.

2022
2021
Average monthly salary
$4 502
$4 367
Large enterprises
$6 303
$6 114
Medium enterprises
$4 952
$4 804
Small businesses
$4 052
$3 930
Microenterprises
$2 701
$2 620
Public sector
$3 602
$3 494


Salaries in Kuwait by field of activity

We calculate the average salary in Kuwait by field of activity based on the main areas of employment in a particular city or country. The main areas of activity in Kuwait so far are:

Public administration, court and notary

The average salary in Kuwait in the state administration, the court and the notary is about $14 857. The salary of the head of the region is about $49 522, the salaries of local government deputies are $16 837, the average salaries of officials in Kuwait region are $12 133. Judges salaries are approximately $29 713. The income of a private notary is $14 857, and the state one is about $14 857.

Head of the Administration
$49 522
Government deputies
$16 837
Government officials
$12 133
Judges
$29 713
Notary
$14 857


The education system

The average salary in the education system in Kuwait is $3 467. The salary of a teacher at a school is $3 615, and the headmaster is $6 933. A kindergarten teacher in Kuwait earns about $2 476, in turn, the head of the kindergarten receives $6 190. In the higher education system in Kuwait, salaries are 15-20% higher, a university teacher receives about $5 943, and a university rector receives $20 304. The average salary of a college or technical school teacher is $5 249, and the director is $12 876.

School teacher
$3 615
Headmaster of the school
$6 933
University teacher
$5 943
University rector
$20 304
College teacher
$5 249
College director
$12 876
Kindergarten teacher
$2 476
Kindergarten head
$6 190


Medicine

The salary in the field of medicine in Kuwait is $6 190. The salary of a general practitioner is $13 123, a surgeons salary is $8 914, a nurse receives $4 705, and the chief doctor at the hospital receives $13 123.

Chief Physician
$13 123
General Practitioner
$6 438
Doctor surgeon
$8 914
Nurse
$4 705




Law enforcement agencies

The security ministries in Kuwait include law enforcement agencies, the military, bailiffs, etc.; Their allowance depends, as a rule, on the rank and position. The average salary of security forces in Kuwait is $5 447. The salary of a Colonel is approximately $13 123, of a Major is $8 914, of a Lieutenant or a Warrant officer is $5 200, and enlisted personnel earns $3 962.

Colonel
$13 123
Major
$8 914
Lieutenant, Ensign
$5 200
Private, petty officer
$3 962


Public catering

The average salary in the public catering sector in Kuwait is approximately $4 457. The salary of a chef in a restaurant or cafe is $6 190, of a barista is $5 200, the average salary of a waiter is about $3 962, and fast food workers salary in Kuwait is $3 467.

Chef
$6 190
Barista
$5 200
Waiter
$3 962
Fast food worker
$3 467


Construction industry

The average salary in construction in Kuwait is about $5 200. The salary of a civil engineer is $9 162, of a foreman is $6 933, the average salary of a house painter is about $4 209, of a crane operator is $4 952, and the salary of a construction worker is $3 962.

Civil engineer
$9 162
Foreman
$6 933
House painter
$4 209
Crane operator
$4 952
Construction worker
$3 962


IT

The average salary in the field of information technology in Kuwait is $6 933. A programmer gets about $7 676, a web developer about $6 438, and a system administrator in Kuwait earns $5 695.

Programmer
$7 676
Web Developer
$6 438
System Administrator
$5 695


Office employees

The volume of the monthly average salary of office employees in various fields of activity in Kuwait is approximately $5 249 dollars. A sales manager in Kuwait receives $5 447, an office manager - $5 200, an accountant - $4 952, and a lawyer salary in Kuwait is about $5 695.

Sales Manager
$5 447
Office Manager
$5 200
Accountant
$4 952
Lawyer
$5 695


Trading

The monthly income of store employees in Kuwait is $3 467. The salary of the cashier is $3 219, and the store director is $4 705.

Seller-cashier
$3 219
Store Directors
$4 705


Transport

The average salary in the transport industry in Kuwait is $3 467. The salary of a driver is $3 962 dollars, a car mechanic is $3 714, and the income of a taxi driver in Kuwait is about $6 933 per month.

Driver
$3 962
Car mechanic
$3 714
Taxi driver
$6 933


Utilities sector

The average salary of employees of the housing and communal services workers in Kuwait is about $2 476. The salary of a plumber is $2 476, of an electrician is $3 219, and the average salary of a street cleaner is about $2 228.

Plumber
$2 971
Electrician
$3 219
Street cleaner
$2 228