Standard Chartered Bank Salary Account

Whether you choose to save money or spend it, you enjoy greater returns when you credit your salary to Standard Chartered

Take advantage of a range of exclusive privileges simply by crediting your monthly salary into the account.

Transaction convenience

  • Banking made easy, with no limits on deposits and withdrawals. What’s more get the first cheque book free when you subscribe to an AED denominated Current Account.

Full range of services

  • Convenient access to your funds 24/7, set up standing instructions, deposit cash at our Cash Deposit Machines & much more…

Easy Access to Cash

  • Make your plans a reality with preferential rates* on loans and fast processing.

Rewarding Credit Card

  • Cashback enthusiast, world traveller or both? We’ve got the card that’s right for you.


Apply today and enjoy the benefits that come with being a valued Standard Chartered Bank Client.

Banking online or on the go

Manage your money easily with our award-winning online and mobile banking platform. SC Mobile is available on the iPhone, iPad and Android mobile devices.

Local Bill Payments

Access all major utility providers such as DEWA, Etisalat & Du via Online Banking for easy payment of your bills.

No minimum balance

There is no minimum balance requirement and zero maintenance fee for salary above AED 5000.

0% Balance Transfers

Avoid costly interest payments by transferring balances from other credit cards at 0% interest.

Debit card and cheque book

Enjoy 24-hour global access to cash whenever you need it with a free debit card. Get the first cheque book free when you subscribe to an AED Current Account.

Islamic Financial Services

Choose from a wide range of Shariah compliant solutions with Standard Chartered Saadiq.

Key Charges

Fees and charges are subject to change. All fees and charges listed are inclusive of 5% Value Added Tax (VAT), where applicable.

Minimum salary transferAED 5,000
Minimum average daily balanceN/A
Cheque bookFirst cheque book free
Debit-card feeFirst debit card free

Please click here for more details on all other applicable fees and charges

Eligibility & Documents


  • Nationality: UAE Nationals & Residents
  • Age requirement: Minimum 21 years old


  • Minimum Documentation Requirements:
    • Salary Transfer Letter, Passport, Emirates ID, and Resident Visa