The IAS salary is according to the 7th payment commission proposal. The basic income of an officer is Rs.56,100. They also receive numerous allowances like Traveling, HRA, Dearness Allowance, etc. IAS officers are eligible for decent salaries even while they are getting trained. Candidates preparing for IAS would be highly motivated to know that IAS officers receive the quickest promotions and increments compared to all other government services.

The compensation of an IAS officer can make INR 2,50,000 for a Cabinet Secretary. After candidates follow the complete necessary recruitment process, they receive the below IAS salary in India according to experience in years and grade pay.

Pay LevelTotal Years of ServiceName of PostBasic Pay
101-4 yearsUndersecretary, SDM, Assistant Secretary₹56100
115-8 yearsDeputy Secretary, ADM, Undersecretary₹67,700
129-12 yearsJoint Secretary, District Magistrate, Deputy Secretary₹78,800
1313-16 yearsDeputy Secretary, District Magistrate, Director₹1,18,500
1416-24 yearsDivisional Commissioner, Secretary-plus-Commissioner, Joint Secretary1,44,200
1525-30 yearsPrincipal Secretary, Additional Secretary, Divisional Commissioner1,82,200
1630-33 yearsAdditional Chief Secretary2,05,400
1734-36 yearsChief Secretary 2,25,000
1837+ yearsCabinet Secretary2,50,000

IAS Salary After 7th Pay Commission:

The IAS salary per month is divided into 8 grades with distinct pay scales and grade pay. The HRA (House Rent Allowance) is 8%, 16%, and 24%, according to the 7th Pay Commission standards.

  • Junior Scale – Pay Scale is between 50,000 to 1,50,000 with 16,500 Grade Pay. No years of experience are required, and it is entry-level.
  • Senior Scale – Pay Scale is between 50,000 – 1,50,001 Pay Scale with Grade Pay of Rs. 20,000. Work experience of 5 years is necessary.
  • Administrative Junior Grade – Pay Scale is between Rs. 50,000 – 1,50,002 with Rs. 23,000 of Grade Pay. Work experience of 9 years is required.
  • The highest level is Cabinet Secretary Grade, with a 2,50,000 (Fixed) pay scale, and the years of service vary.

What is the IPS Salary after the 7th Pay Commission in India?

IPS salary varies from Rs 56,100 (excluding HRA, DA, and TA) to Rs 2,25,000 per month for a DGP. The salary of an IPS Officer at the entry-level is the same, and it rises with senior status and term.

IPS RanksIPS Salary Position in Delhi Police
Police Deputy Superintendent56,100 INRAssistant Police Commissioner
Additional Police Superintendent67,700 INRAdditional Police Commissioner 
Senior Superintendent of Police78,800 INRDeputy Police Commissioner 
General Deputy Inspector1,31,100 INRAdditional Police Commissioner
General Police Inspector1,44,200 INRJoint Police Commissioner
General Police Director 2,05,400 INRPolice Special Commissioner
Director or IB or CBI2,23,000 INRPolice Commissioner

The gross IPS officer salary per month is 64,000. The in-hand IPS Salary is 54,000 (roughly). There are deductions in the gross wage of officers such as Insurance Scheme, Health Services contribution, Central Govt, Central Govt, NPS contribution, and Insurance tax.

By Manali