MCA BASIC SALARY
What is the salary of an MCA in Kenya? According to the new salary scales by the SRC,an they are required to take home at most Ksh 145,000 in basic salary
MEMBER OF COUNTY ASSEMBLY(MCA) ALLOWANCES
But do not be deceived that this is the amount these politicians earn; according to our source, each MCA pockets close to Ksh800,000 per month,this is due to many meetings they hold which attract allowances and also the visits they make to other countries.
The MCA sitting allowance was pumped by 30 percent to Sh6,500 for the committee chairman per sitting, Sh5,200 for the vice-chair and Sh3,900 for the members for a maximum of eight sittings a week.
And while their responsibility allowance remains at Sh32,000, the scope of those eligible for it was broadened.
The MCAs will now also be able to access a Sh3 million mortgage and their mileage allowance increased from Sh20,000 to Sh39,528 with a provision for every extra kilometre travelled.