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UPSC IAS Salary: Salary Chart, Pay Scale, Perks & Promotions
By On June 10th, 2021

UPSC IAS Salary IAS Salary According to 7th Pay Comisssion, IAS Salary during Training, Basic Pay and Grade Pay of IAS on the Basis of Rank, IAS Officers Allowances & Other Benefits, IAS Officers Job Profile, IAS Officers Promotion

UPSC IAS Salary According to 7th Pay Comisssion
  • Sub-Divisional Magistrate (SDM)- INR 56100/-
  • Divisional Magistrate (DM)- INR 78800/-
  • Divisional Commissioner (DC)- INR 118200/-
  • Chief Secretary- INR 225000/-
  • Cabinet Secretary of India- INR 250000/-
UPSC IAS Salary During Training
The IAS officers get paid too during the training. But officially it is not salary, it is termed as Special Pay Advance. However, the amount is 45,000 per month that they get during the entire period. In other words, at the end of the day, they get 38,500 because 10,000 is deducted as a bill of mess food, uniform, tracksuit, horse riding costumes, etc. It also includes other miscellaneous expenses.
Basic Pay and Grade Pay of IAS on the Basis of Rank
Pay Grade Grade Basic Pay Grade Pay Service Period Post
10 Junior Scale ₹50,000 – ₹1,50,000 ₹16,500 0-4 years SDM, SDO, ADM (after 2 years probation period)
11 Senior Time Scale ₹50,000 – ₹1,50,001 ₹20,000 5 years DM, DC, Joint Secretary
12 Junior Administrative Grade ₹50,000 – ₹1,50,002 ₹23,000 9 years Special Secretary, State Government Department Heads
13 Selection Grade ₹1,00,000 – ₹2,00,000 ₹26,000 12-15 years Ministry Department Head
14 Super Time Scale ₹1,00,000 – ₹2,00,000 ₹30,000 17-20 Director of any Ministry
15 Above Super Time Scale ₹1,00,000 – ₹2,00,000 ₹30,000 Not Fixed Commissioner, Additional Secretary
16 Apex Scale ₹2,40,000(fixed) NA Not Fixed Chief Secretary in Ministries
17 Cabinet Secretary Grade ₹2,70,000 NA Not Fixed Cabinet Secretary
IAS Officers Allowances & Other Benefits
  • Accommodation – IAS officers get big houses as accommodation by the government. Moreover, it is free of cost and get additional services as well. It includes house help, gardener, cook, security guard, and security for the family as well. Also, they don’t have to lift a finger as the basic small chores are done by servants too.
  • Security – IAS is the highest position in civil service and so danger is a part of the job. However, security for the officer and his/her family is provided to protect them. Also in emergencies, STF commandoes are provided for extra protection.
  • Transport – Government vehicles and chauffeurs are provided to them. Also, more than one vehicle can be provided too.
  • Trips – IAS officers get highly subsidized accommodation in government bungalows. Moreover, the trip can be official or non-official – it doesn’t matter. However, when they visit Delhi, they can stay in State Bhavans.
  • Job Security – An IAS officer enjoys a great sense of job security. Because, it is not easy to fire an IAS officer. If an IAS officer is found guilty, there is proper investigation before any decision is finalized.
  • Study Leaves – Firstly, an IAS officer can get study leaves for 2 years. Secondly, they can also apply to prestigious foreign universities. The government will bear the expenses but there are restrictions too. Officers who have served for 7 years can apply for this facility. Also, they have to sign the bond stating that after returning they will serve as IAS for a certain number of years.
  • Bills – The bills are usually free or highly subsidized. In short, it includes electricity, water, phone, and gas connections.
  • Lifetime Pension – An IAS officer enjoys lifetime pension and other retirement benefits too.
  • Post Retirement – After retirement officers can easily be appointed to commissions. Moreover, their services can be availed in other government departments.
IAS Officers Job Profile
  • Firstly, the IAS officer holds the administration charge of the entire district/state/department/ministry.
  • Secondly, many people depend on them for working efficiently and smoothly.
  • Moreover, they have the authority for bringing positive changes in society. Education, health, and economy policies are influenced by them. In other words, the unmatched power to serve the country is unique.
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IAS Officers Promotion 
Years of Service Post 
1-4 ASP/SDM/ Assistant Commissioner
5-8 ADM/Deputy Secretary/Undersecretary
9-12 DM/Joint Secretary/Deputy Secretary
13-16 DM/ Special Secretary cum Director/ Director
16-24 Divisional Commissioner/ Secretary Cum Commissioner/ Joint Secretary
25-30 Divisional Commissioner/ Principal Secretary/ Additional Secretary
30-33 Additional Chief Secretary
34-36 Chief Secretary
37+ Cabinet Secretary of India

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) On UPSC IAS Salary

Question- What is the UPSC’s Annual Programme (Calendar) of Examinations/RTs (Recruitment Tests)?
Answer – The UPSC publishes an Annual Programme (Calendar) of all the Structured Examinations/RTs conducted by it at least 6 months in advance (i.e. in June) for the Examinations/RTs to be conducted during the next calendar year. The Programme is uploaded on the UPSC’s website as also published in the leading news papers of the country. The date of issue of Examination Notice for each Examination is also mentioned in this Annual Programme.

Question- What happens if a candidate submits multiple online applications?
Answer – While a candidate should avoid submitting more than one online application, in case of doing so, the data provided in the last application (highest RID Number), that is successfully submitted online, is accepted by the Commission. All previous applications are ignored as these are amalgamated with the last completed & finally submitted application. If an applicant (who has already submitted an application successfully) wants to
make amendments in the application, then he has to submit a fresh application on or before the last date of submission of application of the Examination. Therefore, it must be ensured that fee is submitted against the
last online application only, which should also be complete in all respects including its final submission. Fee paid against one RID shall not be adjusted against any other RID number

Question- What action is taken by the Commission in case of submission of false information by the candidates?
Answer – A candidate found to be furnishing false information to the Commission or suppressing information, adopting various unfair means in the Examination like impersonation, cheating, etc., is liable to be disqualified
and/or debarred from writing UPSC Examinations as decided by the Commission. A detailed stipulation in this regard is incorporated in the Rules of Examination/ Examination Notices.

 

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