IAS officer Salary and Free Facilities Provided to them

IAS Salary and Free Facilities Provided to them

Are you IAS job seeker? Want to know about the salary of IAS officer??

Not everyone wishes to work in private sector .there are some peoples who really want to join government services for serving billions of people in its nation.

The Salary of government services in India is considered as very low, many brilliant students ignore government jobs for a low salary. But when we talk about becoming an IAS it’s not just about salary, it is not a job to make crores of rupees but it is a job of serving our nation and its 1,267,401,849+ people.

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This article will help you to get basic information about SALARY OF IAS OFFICER.

Basic terms to understand:

Pay scale it is not the total salary, but indicates the minimum and maximum basic pay of an employee.

Grade pay- government employees who receive grade pay, apart from basic pay.

The salary structure consists of following pay scales:

  • Junior scale
  • Senior time scale
  • Junior administrative grade
  • Selection grade
  • Super time scale
  • Above Super time scale

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1) Junior scale:

Pay scale: ₹ 15,600-39,100

Grade pay: ₹ 5,400

Years of service: 4 years (approx)

Post: SDM ( Sub Divisional Magistrate ), SDO or Sub-Collector.


 

2) Senior time scale:

Pay scale: ₹ 15,600-39,100

Grade pay: ₹ 6,600

Years of service: 5 years (approx)

Post: District Magistrate (DM) or Collector or a Joint Secretary of a Government ministry.


 

3) Junior administrative grade:

Pay scale: ₹ 15,600-39,100

Grade pay: ₹ 7,600

Years of service: 9 years (approx)

Post: special secretary and various Head of the Government Departments.


 

4) Selection grade:

Pay scale: ₹ 37,400-67,000

Grade pay: ₹ 8,700

Years of service: 12 to 15 years (approx)

Post: Secretary to a Ministry.


 

5) Super time scale:

Pay scale: ₹ 37,400-67,000

Grade pay: ₹ 8,700

Years of service: 17 to 20 years (approx)

Post: Principal Secretary of a very important department of the government.


 

6) Above Super time scale:

Very rare and bright individuals are selected for salary above Super time Scale

Pay scale: ₹ 37,400-67,000

Grade: ₹ 12,000

The highest basic salary is Rs. 80,000 (fixed) for an IAS.

 

What is the salary of an IAS officer after 7th Pay Commisssion ?

As per the 7th pay commission, following is the pay scale distribution:

  • Junior Scale: Rs 50,000 to Rs 1,50,000 along with grade pay of Rs 16,500
  • Senior Time Scale: Rs 50,000 to Rs 1,50,001 along with grade pay of Rs 20,000
  • Junior Administrative Grade: Rs 50,000 to Rs 1,50,002 along with grade pay of Rs 20,000
  • Selection Grade: Rs 1,00,000 to Rs 2,00,000 along with grade pay of Rs 26,000
  • Super Time Scale: Rs 1,00,000 to Rs 2,00,000 along with grade pay of Rs 30,000
  • Above Super Time Scale: Rs 1,00,000 to Rs 2,00,000 along with grade pay of Rs 30,000
  • Apex Scale: Rs 12,25,000 (fixed)
  • Cabinet Secretary Grade: Rs 12,25,000 (fixed)

Other Facilities and perks of IAS officer

  1. They have Impressive accommodation at minimal rates
  2. And also Household help and security guards
  3. They get Official vehicles
  4. They don’t have to pay the electricity bill.i.e they have Free electricity
  5. They get Free phone call facility
  6. They have High level of job security
  7. They Option for taking study leave abroad
  8. They shall get Lifetime pension and other retirement benefits
  9. Also, all perks offered to PSU officers

 

Hope you liked this article & hope this will help you to understand the salary structure of IAS officer

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28 thoughts on “IAS officer Salary and Free Facilities Provided to them

  • August 19, 2017 at 1:22 pm
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    Hiii,I Am Mohd Shakib And I am in 12Th standard And i Also Want To Become a ias Officer So Pleaase Help Me Full Informatin Of IAS officer And Job selection and Any other information,,,I request U Please
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