According to the Salaries and Remuneration Commission-SRC, each cabinet secretary would get Sh924,000 if the National Assembly approves their nomination.
Monthly basic salary = Sh554,400
Monthly house allowance = Sh200,000
Monthly market adjustment = Sh169,000
The CS will also get medical benefits, which include yearly medical coverage for one spouse and up to four dependent children under the age of 25.
Maternity benefits are worth Sh150,000, dental benefits = Sh75,000, optical benefits are worth Sh75,000, inpatient benefits are at Sh10 million, and outpatient benefits are worth Sh300,000. The CS receives a daily sustenance payment as well as personal protection for domestic and foreign travel.
All cabinet secretaries are eligible for an Sh40 million mortgage and an Sh10 million car loan. The CS also receives an Sh50,000 annual leave payment and an Sh20,000 monthly airtime stipend.
They are also provided with transportation, with a CS receiving an official car with an engine power of no more than 3000cc.