Header Ads

IAS Officer Salary 2018 Revised Pay Scale In India Per Month, Allowance


IAS Officer Salary

IAS Officer Salary 2018: Indian Administrative Service Officer is considered as one of the most reputed and highest paid post in government sector. Many candidates attend the IAS exam with a passion to serve their nation but only few of them get success in this exam. This post includes 5 different levels and for every level there is special revised pay scale which they receive per month.

Although an IAS Officer gets special allowances and accommodation of Indian government. The contenders who want to become an Indian Administrative Service Officer should have the complete knowledge regarding IAS Officer Exam and about this reputed post. Details about IAS Officer Salary 2018 and the allowances he get are framed at below section which is prepared by the team of www.privatejobshub.in

IAS Officer Salary

Position In State Government Or Central Government
Pay Scale (Per Month)
Above Super Time Scale
Principal Secretary in the State Government
Rs. 67,000-79,000/-
Apex Scale
Chief Secretary of States, Secretary (Union Secretaries in charge) of
various ministries of Government of India
Rs. 80,000/- (fixed)
Cabinet Secretary Grade
Cabinet Secretary of India
Rs. 90,000/-
Junior Administrative Grade
District Magistrate / Collector / Deputy Commissioner of a District
Rs. 15,600/- Rs. 39,100/- plus grade pay of Rs. 7600/-
Junior Time Scale
Sub-Divisional Magistrate in a sub-division of a district/Section officer
in state secretariat (Entry)/Assistant Director the Government of India
Rs. 15,600- Rs. 39,100 /- plus grade pay of Rs. 5400/-
Selection Grade
District Magistrate / Collector / Deputy Commissioner of a District
or Special Secretary in the State government
or Director in the Government of India
Rs. 37,400-Rs. 67,000 /-plus grade Pay of Rs. 8700/-
Senior Time Scale
District Magistrate/Collector/Deputy Commissioner of a District
Rs. 15,600- Rs. 39,100 /- plus grade pay of Rs. 6600/-
Super Time Scale
Divisional Commissioner in a division
or Secretary in the State government
or Joint Secretary to the Government of India
Rs. 37,400- Rs. 67,000/-plus grade pay of Rs. 10000/-

Get Step by Step Procedure: How to Become An IAS Officer

Salary Per Administrative Grade:

Indian Administrative Service Officer receives the highest salary among all the other posts in government sector. As it includes Junior Time Scale/ Senior Time Scale/ Super Time Scale/ Apex Scale/ Above Super Time Scale, so the remuneration will be given to IAS officer according to his scale level. Along with this, he gets some allowances/ facilities like traveling, medical, communication and others by the government.

Type Of Pay Scale
Salary At Entry Level
Higher Administrative Grade
INR 201000/-
Higher Administrative Grade+ Scale
INR 226500/-
Apex Scale
INR 240000/-
Cabinet Secretary
INR 270000/-

IAS Officers Salary Per Month:

A rough evaluation of total remuneration earned by an IAS officer has been made, keeping all the components of IAS Remuneration in view:
  • Basic Pay- INR 23,640
  • HRA (at 30 percent)- INR 7,092
  • D.A (at 65 percent) – INR 15,366
  • T.A- INR 5280
Therefore, the total average pay scale stands at INR 51,378. It however, remains variable with time. Considering the detail that his basic pay is likely to go up by 3% annually and DA by 10 to 14 percent, an officer can anticipate to earn double after every 7 to 9 years in service.

Check Related Updates

IAS Officer Salary

Must Read: IAS Success Stories

IAS officer Salary after 7th Pay Commission

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

Special Facilities Given to IAS Officer:

With a grade pay, many special facilities and perks is given to Indian Administrative Service Officer:
  • Security Guards
  • Official vehicles
  • Free electricity
  • Free call facility
  • Lifetime pension/ Retirement facilities
  • Choice of taking study leave abroad
  • Job security etc.
Advantages of Being an IAS Officer:

The IAS officer and his family will get free medical care and an official vehicle from the government. Indian Administrative Service Officer gets life time pension (until death) of 50% of his salary. In every 2 years, he will obtain CTL and receive government accommodation. The main advantage of this post is job security; the fear of losing the job is not available in this profession.

Official Note:

Candidates keep visiting our web portal to get more details about the IAS Officer Salary 2018. Stay tuned with us to get latest updates on pay scale of government officers in India or you can follow us on Twitter or Google plus. If you any query regarding this then you can write it in the comment box which is framed below.

More Links Related To IAS

No comments

Don't Add Comment with Spam Purpose

Powered by Blogger.