Updated List of NHIF Rates 2023

This article will list all the NHIF Rates in 2023.

NHIF is a state corporation established in 1966 that provides health insurance to Kenyans above 18 years.

NHIF covers both outpatient services and inpatient care. Thus, NHIF is an integral part of the Kenyan healthcare system.

The NHIF has 95 independent branches, satellite offices, and a presence in the country’s 47 Huduma Centers.

How are NHIF Rates Calculated

NHIF rates are based on gross monthly income. The lowest contribution shall be Ksh 150 for incomes up to Ksh 5,999; the highest contributions are at Ksh 1,700 for incomes over 100,000, as shown in the table below.

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NHIF Rates for Kenyan employees for 2023

The following are the NHIF rates for employees 2023 in Kenya

Salary Bracket in Ksh Monthly Contribution in Ksh
0 – 5,999 150
6,000 – 7,999 300
8,000 – 11,999 400
12,000 – 14,999 500
15,000 – 19,999 600
20,000 – 24,999 750
25,000 – 29,999 850
30,000 – 34,999 900
35,000 – 39,000 950
40,000 – 44,999 1,000
45,000 – 49,000 1,100
50,000 – 59,999 1,200
60,000 – 69,999 1,300
70,000 – 79,999 1,400
80,000 – 89,999 1,500
90,000 – 99,999 1,600
100,000 and Above 1,700
Self-Employed (Special Type) 500


That is a complete table of the NHIF contribution rates 2023 or, if you like, the NHIF deduction rates 2023.

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