Kenya Defence Forces KDF Starting Salary

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 The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) Salaries are  are reviewed every four years. The harmonisation of the KDF salaries in  the four-year cycle is done by the Salaries and Remuneration Commission(SRC) in conjunction with KDF for job evaluation meaning in KDF, There is no salary increment, it’s harmonisation.
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Ranks in Kenya Defence Force and Salaries
According to the 2011 salary structure which excluded allowances, the Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) was entitled to Sh894,897, Lieutenant-Generals receive Sh632,984 while brigadiers are paid Sh171,509.
Colonels get a monthly pay of Sh153,317,  Lt-Colonels Sh130,735, Majors Sh102,106 and Captains Sh73,182. A Corporal receives Sh32,250, Lance Corporals get Sh26,509 and Privates Sh19,941.

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  1. dimore

    January 27, 2017 at 11:33 am

    total bull crap…hiyo pay yako ni ya uongo

  2. Brighton

    January 16, 2018 at 11:12 am

    wish to serve my beloved country as a kdf

    • Adams

      February 6, 2018 at 11:31 pm

      I like to be a Kenya defence forces

      • Anthony kamau Njoki

        May 1, 2018 at 8:58 pm

        Yes I have a great desire about it as long am a form one student

  3. Richard

    January 24, 2018 at 2:24 am

    I would like to join cadets, send the dates of last application date deadline.

  4. David wachira Gitonga

    February 12, 2018 at 2:05 pm


    • Dewis Mutugi Kiraithe

      March 9, 2018 at 7:23 pm

      I Like To Be A Kenya Defence Force

  5. Anthony kamau Njoki

    May 1, 2018 at 9:00 pm

    I have a great desire about joining the armed forces but I am a form one student I going through the qualifications to join it so I can start preparing


    June 16, 2018 at 11:17 am

    Am a student at kenya school for intergrated medicine in kwale county,taking my nutrition diploma certificate and I would like to join Kenya Defence Force after some years(2yrs) .I would like somebody to give me the way through in joining KDF after the two years .Am sure somebody somewhere is going to help me..Thanks in advance..

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