KUWAIT


Average salary for Kuwait

The most recent salary survey based on daily added polls.
Salaries grouped by levels, educ., exper., age, gender, etc.
 LAST UPDATED Monday, January 16, 2017 4:01:00 AM
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 SALARY PREVIEW  KUWAIT

POLLS  i

465


AVERAGE GROSS SALARY  i

KWD 25,049


AVERAGE NET SALARY  i

KWD 21,247


MOST FREQUENT GROSS  i

KWD 12,642


MOST FREQUENT (USD)  i

US$ 42,846



 INDIVIDUAL SALARY POLLS  KUWAIT

indiv. salary city date posted
Nurse KWD 12,000 Kuwait City 15 Jan 2017 Details »
Engineering Manager KWD 180,000 Kuwait City 15 Jan 2017 Details »
Director KWD 12,000 Kuwait City 15 Jan 2017 Details »
Human Resources Manager KWD 27,000 Kuwait City 15 Jan 2017 Details »
Account Manager KWD 24,000 Kuwait City 13 Jan 2017 Details »
Human Resources Manager KWD 25,500 Kuwait City 12 Jan 2017 Details »
Finance Manager KWD 690,000 Kuwait City 11 Jan 2017 Details »
Operations Manager KWD 5,000 Kuwait City 11 Jan 2017 Details »
Receptionist KWD 1,500 N/A 07 Jan 2017 Details »
Architect KWD 17,500 Kuwait City 06 Jan 2017 Details »
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 INTRODUCTION  KUWAIT


Average wages in Kuwait are around $29.00 per hour for less skiled jobs. For skilled and experienced Engineers, Managers and Doctors, the average salary is rised up tremendously, to $140,000 or more pery year, excluding benefits. Kuwait is a tax free country.

Petroleum in Kuwait accounts nearly half of GDP, and 90% of export revenues. Kuwait is among the richest countries on the world.

The largest companies in Kuwait are Kuwait Petroleum Corp. 1, (Zain) Mobile Telecommunications Co., Agility, M.A. Kharafi & Sons 2, and Kuwait Finance House.


 SURVEY BY LEVELS  KUWAIT

salary USD entries % in level % earn at least
N/A KWD 75,000 US$ 253,740 01 0.22 % 3.66 %
Less KWD 1,965 US$ 6,650 07 1.51 % 100 % View »
15K KWD 4,086 US$ 13,827 13 2.80 % 98.49 % View »
25K KWD 7,199 US$ 24,388 21 4.52 % 95.70 % View »
35K KWD 10,128 US$ 34,322 64 13.76 % 91.18 % View »
45K KWD 12,642 US$ 42,846 69 14.84 % 77.42 % View »
55K KWD 15,710 US$ 53,237 36 7.74 % 62.58 % View »
65K KWD 19,254 US$ 65,241 57 12.26 % 54.84 % View »
75K KWD 21,669 US$ 73,440 21 4.52 % 42.58 % View »
85K KWD 24,706 US$ 83,694 45 9.68 % 38.06 % View »
95K KWD 27,742 US$ 94,034 08 1.72 % 28.39 % View »
105K KWD 30,497 US$ 103,321 31 6.67 % 26.67 % View »
115K KWD 34,462 US$ 116,780 08 1.72 % 20.0 % View »
125K KWD 35,993 US$ 122,001 16 3.44 % 18.28 % View »
135K KWD 39,708 US$ 134,532 12 2.58 % 14.84 % View »
145K KWD 42,486 US$ 143,944 03 0.65 % 12.26 % View »
165K KWD 49,545 US$ 167,866 22 4.73 % 11.61 % View »
175K KWD 52,300 US$ 176,941 01 0.22 % 6.88 % View »
185K KWD 55,500 US$ 187,969 02 0.43 % 6.67 % View »
195K KWD 57,388 US$ 194,570 02 0.43 % 6.24 % View »
205K KWD 60,000 US$ 203,424 10 2.15 % 5.81 % View »
More KWD 125,843 US$ 425,949 16 3.44 % 3.44 % View »

 SURVEY BY YEARS  KUWAIT

salary USD entries
2017 KWD 85,358 US$ 288,784 12 View »
2016 KWD 25,459 US$ 86,134 80 View »
2015 KWD 22,332 US$ 75,556 54 View »
2014 KWD 23,444 US$ 79,487 64 View »
2013 KWD 19,448 US$ 65,936 35 View »
2012 KWD 23,083 US$ 78,263 83 View »
2011 KWD 23,970 US$ 81,271 137 View »

 SURVEY BY GENDER  KUWAIT

salary USD entries
Male KWD 26,773 US$ 90,668 265 View »
Female KWD 19,732 US$ 66,853 55 View »
N/A KWD 23,916 US$ 81,085 145

 SURVEY BY EDUCATION  KUWAIT

salary USD entries
Doctorate Degree KWD 38,453 US$ 130,225 24 View »
Masters Degree KWD 25,176 US$ 85,287 160 View »
Bachelors Degree KWD 24,409 US$ 82,696 224 View »
Some College KWD 21,015 US$ 71,229 42 View »
High School KWD 22,815 US$ 77,291 13 View »
Bellow H. School KWD 25,000 US$ 84,760 02 View »

 SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE  KUWAIT

salary USD entries
20+ Years KWD 36,909 US$ 124,986 42 View »
16-20 Years KWD 27,045 US$ 91,653 35 View »
12-16 Years KWD 38,046 US$ 128,843 50 View »
8-12 Years KWD 23,254 US$ 78,794 97 View »
4-8 Years KWD 23,354 US$ 79,130 92 View »
2-4 Years KWD 19,795 US$ 67,062 73 View »
1-2 Years KWD 18,248 US$ 61,824 27 View »
0-1 Year KWD 18,510 US$ 62,734 49 View »

 SURVEY BY AGES  KUWAIT

salary USD entries
63-68 KWD 42,666 US$ 144,465 03 View »
57-62 KWD 24,800 US$ 84,010 03 View »
51-56 KWD 21,771 US$ 73,814 07 View »
45-50 KWD 29,528 US$ 99,993 28 View »
39-44 KWD 26,002 US$ 88,076 41 View »
33-38 KWD 22,741 US$ 77,036 70 View »
27-32 KWD 21,521 US$ 72,897 100 View »
22-26 KWD 22,872 US$ 77,449 56 View »
16-21 KWD 75,641 US$ 255,956 12 View »
N/A KWD 23,916 US$ 81,085 145

 SURVEY BY FIELDS  KUWAIT

salary USD entries
Finance & Banking Finance & Banking KWD 39,957 US$ 135,303 42 View »
Engineers & Technicians III Engineers & Technicians III KWD 38,450 US$ 130,296 04 View »
Engineers & Technicians Engineers & Technicians KWD 31,481 US$ 106,630 23 View »
Insurance Insurance KWD 30,655 US$ 103,775 09 View »
Construction & Labor Workers Construction & Labor Workers KWD 27,360 US$ 92,720 10 View »
Education & University Education & University KWD 27,349 US$ 92,633 27 View »
Management & Business Management & Business KWD 27,253 US$ 92,352 57 View »
Health Care & Medical Health Care & Medical KWD 26,880 US$ 91,032 14 View »
Customer Services Customer Services KWD 24,316 US$ 82,409 06 View »
IT & Telecommunication IT & Telecommunication KWD 23,782 US$ 80,606 40 View »
Automobile Automobile KWD 22,320 US$ 75,674 05 View »
Marketing, Sales, Purchase Marketing, Sales, Purchase KWD 22,270 US$ 75,488 30 View »
Architect Constructions Architect Constructions KWD 21,870 US$ 74,104 18 View »
Accounting & Administration Accounting & Administration KWD 21,865 US$ 74,037 55 View »
Engineers & Technicians V Engineers & Technicians V KWD 21,833 US$ 73,929 06 View »
Human Resources Human Resources KWD 21,447 US$ 72,655 27 View »
Logistics, Road, Railway Logistics, Road, Railway KWD 21,355 US$ 72,402 04 View »
IT & Telecommunication II IT & Telecommunication II KWD 20,747 US$ 70,303 37 View »
Hotels & Tourism Hotels & Tourism KWD 20,500 US$ 69,452 03 View »
Salesmen & Saleswomen Salesmen & Saleswomen KWD 19,714 US$ 66,815 07 View »
Restaurants, Inns, Pubs Restaurants, Inns, Pubs KWD 19,554 US$ 66,285 06 View »
Manufacturing & Labor Workers Manufacturing & Labor Workers KWD 19,000 US$ 64,418 02 View »
Health Care & Medical II Health Care & Medical II KWD 16,888 US$ 57,234 09 View »
Law Law KWD 16,600 US$ 56,263 04 View »
Making Design Making Design KWD 13,533 US$ 45,875 03 View »
Properties & Real Estates Properties & Real Estates KWD 13,500 US$ 45,752 02 View »
Media Media KWD 12,333 US$ 41,815 03 View »
Sports & Recreation Sports & Recreation KWD 11,500 US$ 38,990 02 View »
Security & Fireguard Security & Fireguard KWD 8,666 US$ 29,369 03 View »
Engineers & Technicians IV Engineers & Technicians IV KWD 8,500 US$ 28,800 02 View »

 SURVEY BY CAREERS  KUWAIT

salary USD entries
Finance Manager KWD 137,000 US$ 463,614 06 View »
General Manager KWD 44,160 US$ 149,567 06 View »
Business Development Manager KWD 37,050 US$ 125,488 04 View »
Marketing Manager KWD 37,000 US$ 125,409 05 View »
CPA - Certified Public Accountant KWD 36,000 US$ 121,812 04 View »
MBA KWD 35,046 US$ 118,821 06 View »
Sales Manager KWD 33,750 US$ 114,426 04 View »
Construction Engineer KWD 33,150 US$ 112,322 04 View »
Engineer KWD 31,880 US$ 107,973 09 View »
Doctor Specialist KWD 29,753 US$ 100,711 06 View »
IT Manager KWD 29,301 US$ 99,287 15 View »
Operations Manager KWD 27,936 US$ 94,695 08 View »
Chartered Accountant KWD 27,855 US$ 94,302 18 View »
Software Engineer KWD 27,800 US$ 94,219 05 View »
University Professor Assistant KWD 27,572 US$ 93,408 11 View »
Network Administrator KWD 27,160 US$ 92,053 05 View »
Mechanical Engineer KWD 26,000 US$ 88,150 05 View »
Project Manager KWD 25,675 US$ 87,049 04 View »
Banks KWD 24,508 US$ 83,005 06 View »
Manager KWD 23,363 US$ 79,173 11 View »
Human Resources Manager KWD 22,641 US$ 76,692 17 View »
IT Project Manager KWD 21,714 US$ 73,610 07 View »
Financial Analyst KWD 20,764 US$ 70,364 09 View »
Chartered Financial Analyst KWD 20,500 US$ 69,413 04 View »
Other IT Career KWD 18,525 US$ 62,783 06 View »
Other Engineer Career KWD 14,000 US$ 47,413 04 View »
IT Coordinator KWD 13,160 US$ 44,604 05 View »
Architect KWD 12,688 US$ 42,986 12 View »
Accountant KWD 12,474 US$ 42,241 11 View »
Marketing Executive KWD 8,540 US$ 28,948 05 View »

 SURVEY BY WORK  KUWAIT

salary USD entries
Permanent KWD 22,791 US$ 77,228 373 View »
Contract KWD 23,950 US$ 81,137 73 View »
Self Employed KWD 106,626 US$ 360,799 10 View »
Part Time KWD 36,916 US$ 124,906 09 View »

 SURVEY BY CITIES  KUWAIT

salary USD entries
Kuwait City KWD 25,527 US$ 86,477 431 View »

 SURVEY BY COUNTRIES ( ALL CAREERS )

salary USD entries
Switzerland Switzerland CHF 111,742 US$ 119,917 668 View »
United States United States US$ 79,517 US$ 79,517 16,411 View »
Australia Australia AU$ 94,979 US$ 74,132 2,261 View »
United Kingdom United Kingdom GBP 47,884 US$ 73,285 2,958 View »
Germany Germany EUR 62,520 US$ 70,950 1,263 View »
France France EUR 58,182 US$ 66,036 661 View »
Canada Canada CA$ 75,375 US$ 60,221 3,992 View »
Mexico Mexico MXN 701,803 US$ 46,909 274 View »
India India INR 1,120,151 US$ 18,034 5,186 View »