According to recent findings from researchers on audit trails, Members of County Assemblies (MCA) are among the most generously paid lawmakers in Kenya. The pay rates of MCAs are considerably more than what specialists and legal counselors win. Other than the pay rates, MCAs additionally procure advantages and allowances in excess of Ksh 300,000 every month.
Pay rates of MCAs,Civil Servants, MPs, Senators, Teachers and other government employees are dictated by the Salaries and Renumeration Commission. According to this commission, an MCA is relied upon to procure a fundamental basic salary pay of Ksh Sh123,750 yet subsequent to figuring in mileage stipends, and other remittance allowances, he brings home Ksh 500,000.
In 2013, the essential pay of MCAs was settled at Ksh 79,000 yet after challenges from the MCAs,it was balanced upwards to Ksh 123,000.But don’t be swindled this is the sum these government officials acquire; as indicated by our source, each MCA stashes near Ksh800,000 per month,this is because of numerous meetings they hold which are counted on as allowances and furthermore the visits they make to different nations.