Salary of IAS Officers
Salary of IAS Officers :
IAS jobs are the most sought after jobs in India and are the top class jobs among Indian Civil Services.
Since implementation of 6th Pay Commission, the salary structure of IAS officers has really improved and now they are now getting handsome salary along with many other benefits.
Junior Scale : Pay Band: Rs 15600-39100 Grade Pay Rs 5400
This is the scale in which the selected candidates are initially placed. The above are only Basic Pay. You will also be entitled for HRA (or official accommodation) , DA (the DA for January 2013 onwards is 80%. DA is revised on half yearly (January and July every year) basis depending on the inflation index) It is well known fact that IAS officers usually get good official accommodation and a nominal amount of about Rs500+ is deductible from the salary.
In most of the postings IAS officer is entitled for official
IAS officers also get number of perks, which are likely to include
Electricity bills, phone bills, water bills,
Later on IAS officers are promoted to following scales :-