NHIF Rates 2022

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NHIF Rates for 2022 include rates for employed and self-employed. For self employed, you’ll pay Ksh 500 per month or Ksh 6,000 for one year. If you are salaried, you’ll pay Ksh 150 if your monthly salary is between 0 and Ksh 5,999.The minimum amount paid is Ksh 150 and the maximum is Ksh 1,700 per month. Those earning Ksh 100,000 and above pay Ksh1, 700 to NHIF every month.

NHIF rates for salaried Kenyans

For this group contribution is mandatory, with contributions based on a graduated scale on income.

Gross IncomeMonthly Premiums
0-5,999150
6000-7,999300
8,000-11,999400
12,000-14,999500
15,000-19,999600
20,000-24,999750
25,000-29,999850
30,000-34,999950
40,000-44,9991000
45,000-49,9991,100
50,000-59,9991,200
60,000-69,9991,300
70,000-79,0001,400
80,000-89,9991,500
90,000-99,9991,600
100,000 and above1,700

Self employed

Monthly premium; 500

Yearly premium; 6,000

The NHIF paybill is 200222.It’s commonly used by the self employed Kenyans.

If you are self-employed, you are attracting a 50% NHIF penalty charge following late payment. For example, if you are contributing Ksh. 500 monthly then you will be paying Ksh. 750 for late payments.