What is the salary of an IAS officer?

There are many people who want to know the salary of an ias officer.The salary of an ias officer per month and other facilities provided to him. So here we will discuss everything related to the salary of an ias officer from the beginning.Salary of an ias officer after the 7th pay commission is around Rs 56000 per month which is the starting period. Though many other monetary benefits are not included in the above mentioned salary. Basic salary of an ias officer is around Rs 56000 + DA +HRA and TA . If we sum all of these amount together , the salary of an ias officer in hand will be around Rs 80,000 per month in the starting.

Salary of an ias officer during training may vary little but once you get your first posting as SDM , you get full salary which include above mentioned salary and other facilities. An ias officer get so many other benefits which are provide by Govt at very nominal charge or free. An IAS officer get Free House /bungalow , car with driver for official use and many more .

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Salary of an IAS officer After 7 th Pay Commission.

Salary of an ias officer is also increased after 7th pay commission which comes in the group A and level 10. The entry level salary of ias officer is around Rs 80, 000. Before 7th pay commission the salary of an ias officer was Rs 60, 000. included DA, HRA, TA . Salary of an ias officer also varies from junior scale to super time scale , where junior IAS officer gets salary around Rs 80, 000 and senior ias officer salary is more than Rs 200,ooo per month. These estimates are of 7th pay commission. Lets have the pay structure of the salary of an IAS officer before 7th pay commission to estimate the change.

  • Junior Scale ias officer : Pay Band: Rs 15600-39100 plus Grade Pay Rs 5400
  • Senior Time Scaleias officer: Pay Band: Rs 15600-39100 plus Grade Pay Rs 6600
  • Junior Administrative Grade ias officer: Pay Band: Rs 15600-39100 plus Grade Pay Rs 7600
  • Selection Grade ias officer: Pay Band: Rs 37400-67000 plus Grade Pay Rs 8700
  • Super Time Scale ias officer: Pay Band: Rs 37400-67000 plus Grade Pay Rs 10000
  • Above Super Time Scale

Salary of an ias officer after 7th pay commission is based on the pay matrix and pay level. so now the salary of an ias officer and other govt officer in same group are designed like this . Lets have a look on the picture of the pay matrix –

Salary of an IAS officer

Salary of an IAS officer

Salary of an IAS officer scale wise-

1-Junior scale ( SDM , SDO )

  • Salary- Rs-50000 – Rs-150000
  • Grade Pay-16500.

2-Senior time scale-DM

  • Salary-Rs-50000 -Rs-150000.
  • Grade Pay-Rs 20000.

3-Special secretary.

  • Salary-Rs-50000 – Rs-150000.
  • Grade Pay-Rs 23000.

4-Secretary to a Ministry

  • Salary Rs-100000 -Rs-200000.
  • Grade Pay-Rs-26000.

5-Principal Secretary

  • Salary- Rs-100000- Rs-200000.
  • Grade Pay-Rs-30000.

6-Chief Secretary States.

  • Salary-Rs-225000.

7-Cabinet Secretary of India.

  • Salary-Rs-250000 Fixed.

There might be very few people who join IAS for the salary package because IAS is one of the most prestigious service which give you wide are to work , lots of experience . IAS is one of the best govt service which give you so many power and authority so you can make considerable change in the life of common man.

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