Radio presenters are among the highest-paid media personalities in Kenya for over 10 years in a row. Certainly, their mechanism in attracting a huge audience is not by default but talent in the media and entertainment industry. In our previous post, we covered the highest-paid media personalities in Kenya. Today, we shall list the top 10 highest-paid radio presenter or presenters in Kenya for the year 2021.
First, it’s good to note that Radio is one of the most popular and important communication channels worldwide. Hence, being a media personality in a top priority media house like in Kenya is highly paying.
Highest paid radio presenter in Kenya
Maina Kageni is the highest-paid radio presenter in Kenya in 2021. Daniel Ndambuki alias “Churchill” is the second-highest-paid radio presenter in Kenya followed by Joseph Ogidi Opiyo (Gidi).
These top radio presenters in Kenya do have thousands to millions of listeners every day. Inevitably, this is because of the intriguing subjects and discussions that most Kenyans like to listen to. Undoubtedly, the morning convention by Maina Kageni and Daniel Ndambuki is the most listened to radio show in Kenya right now, and for over 10 years in a row.
In summary, we will list the name of the radio presenter or media personality. Then, we will state their estimated earnings per month for the year 2021.
Top 10 highest-paid radio presenters in Kenya 2021
- Maina Kageni – KES 1.3 million.
- Daniel Ndambuki (Churchill) – KES 850,000.
- Joseph Ogidi Opiyo (Gidi) – KES 750,000.
- Willy M. Tuva (Mzazi) – KES 700,000.
- Felix Odiwour (Jalang’o) – KES 550,000.
- Daniel Githinji Mwangi, a.k.a. Mbusi – KES 550,000.
- Jacob “Ghost” Mulee – KES 500,000.
- Kamene Goro – KES 400,000.
- Alex Mwakideu – KES 350,000. And finally,
- Jacquey Nyaminde (Wilbroda Shirandula) – KES 250,000.
It’s good to note that most of the top radio presenters in Kenya are highly paid just the same way as their counterparts on TV stations. Conceivably, this is why we also have several radio presenters on the list of the richest journalists in Kenya currently.
Lastly, we shall keep you posted on the top 10 highest-paid radio presenter or presenters in Kenya in 2021 in case of any changes on the list.