Equity Bank Fresh Graduate Salary in Kenya


Equity Bank is among the banks that recruit fresh graduates annually. The bank picks bright students and offer them employment before they join university. It also recruits fresh graduates from the University. Fresh graduates earn a starting salary of Ksh 35,000 to Ksh 45,000 per month. No single graduate without practical experience in banking earns over Ksh 50,000 during their first year in employment at Equity Bank.

Most of those employed as fresh graduates perform tasks in the front office, mostly as clerks and customer Care. Others perform duties in sales and selling of loans.

Here is the money you will earn at Equity Bank based on the number of years you work at the bank

Fresh Graduate—Ksh 35,000 to Ksh 45,000

2 years of experience—-Ksh 45,000 to Ksh 60,000

3 years of experience—Ksh 55,000 to Ksh 70,000

5 years of experience—Ksh 75,000 to Ksh 100,000

10 years of experience—over Ksh 100,000

So in order to be sure of earning over Ksh 100,000 you have to work at Equity Bank for more than 10 years.

Basic Requirements for Graduate Trainee Recruitment at Equity Bank

  • Bachelor’s Degree with at least Second Class Upper
  • Professional Certificate in CPA, ACCA or IFA is an added advantage
  • Flexible to work anywhere in the country
  • Ready to work under pressure
  • Below 27 years of age

Equity is not among top paying banks in Kenya. If you want to earn a decent salary, join Cooperative Bank, CitiBank, NCBA, KCB or ABSA.