The entrant who pursues the UPSC CAPF exam are people who have dedicated their life towards service to the nation. They make up their mind to sacrifice their lives to protect our country. A salary can never be equal to their level of sacrifice for our country. However, as the entrants are joining security forces under the govt of India they become govt employees. They not only get growth opportunities but also to honor their service Govt of India provides them with handsome UPSC CAPF Salary 2021.
There are 5 branches of security forces that an entrant can select from. The security forces are namely:
(i) BASF or Border Security Force
(ii) Central Reserve Police Forces
(iii) CISF or Central Industrial Security Force.
(iv) Indi- Tibetian Border Police
(v) Sashastra Seema Bal
After the entrants pass the CAPF exam successfully they will start their respective training for the department they have chosen to serve. The officer in defence service of India earns their promotion according to their period of time in service and their dedication to their service to the nation. According to the UPSC CAPF Notification 2021, there are about 344 vacancies altogether. Study shows every year millions of entrants appear for the exams and very few succeed. The competition for this exam is going to be tough. Entrants must follow the UPSC CAPF Syllabus and the UPSC CAPF Exam Pattern 2021 thoroughly to get an insight into the exam. Now let’s have a look at the UPSC CAPF Salary 2021:
|1||AC to DC||0-6 years|
|2||DC to 21/C||6-12 years|
|3||21/C to Commandant||16-20 years|
|4||Commandant to DIG||20-23 years|
|5||DIG to DIG||23-26 years|
The above table shows the position and tenure to get promoted for the officers.
|Sl No||Bands||Rank names||Salary Pay Scale|
|1||Pay Band 3||Assistant Commandant||Rs 56,100 – 1,77,500|
|2||Deputy Commandant||Rs 67,700 – 2,08,700|
|3||Commandant||Rs 78,800 – 2,09,200|
|4||Pay Band 4||Sr. Commandant||Rs 1,31,000 – 2,15, 900.|
|5||Deputy Inspector General||Rs 1,31,000 – 2,15,900|
|6||Inspector General||Rs 1,44,000 – 2,18,000|
|7||HAG||Additional Director General||Rs 1,82,200 – 2,24,100|
|8||Apex Fixed||Director-General||Rs 2,25,000|
|SL NO||Other Allowance Provided to the Officers|
|1||(DA) Dearness Allowance|
|2||(TPTA) Transport Allowance|
|3||HRA or House Rent Allowance|
|6||Special Duty Allowance|
|Sl No||Pay bands||Posts||Grade Pay||Approx. In-Hand salary|
|1||PB-IS (4440- 7440)||Enrolled Follower||1300||18000|
|4||Asstt Sub Inspector||2800||31000|
|8||PB-3 (15600-39100)||Assistant Commandant||5400||52000|
|12||Deputy Inspector General||8900||85000|
|Sl No||Pay level||Posts||Grade Pay|
|1||15,600 – 60,600||Constable||7,200|
|2||15,600 – 60,600||Head Constable||9,400|
|3||15,600 – 60,600||Assistant Sub-inspector||10,400|
|4||27,900 – 1,04,400||Sub-Inspector||12,600|
|5||27,900 – 1,04,400||Inspector||13,800|
|6||27,900 – 1,04,400||Subedar Major||14,400|
|7||46,800 – 1,17,300||Assistant Commandant||16,200|
|8||46,800 – 1,17,300||Deputy Commandant||19,800|
|9||1,12,200 – 2,01,000||Second-in Commandant||22,800|
|10||1,12,200 – 2,01,000||Commandant||26,100|
|11||1,12,200 – 2,01,000||Deputy Inspector General||30,000|
|12||1,12,200 – 2,01,000||Inspector General||35,000|
|13||2,10,000 – 2,25,000||Assistant Director-General||–|
|14||2,25,000 – 2,30,000||Special Director General||–|
|Sl No||Title||Posts||Tenure||Yearly salary|
|1||Company Commander||Central Industrial Security Force||21yrs||10.2lakhs|
|2||Inspector||CISF Central Industrial Security Force||22yrs||12.0lakhs|
|3||Sub-Inspector||Central Industrial Security Force Mha||27yrs||12.5lakhs|
|4||Inspector Executive||Central Industrial Security Force||22 Years||14.0lakhs Yearly|
|5||Assistant Commandant||Central Industrial Security Force||Na yrs||22.0lakhs|
|6||Senior Commandant||Central Industrial Security Force||27yrs||29.0lakhs|
|7||Deputy Commandant||Central Industrial Security Force||8yrs||32.0lakhs|
|8||Assistant Commandant||Central Industrial Security Force||NA yrs||:₹50.0lakhs|
|Sl No||Pay Level||Posts||Dept||Monthly Pay Scale|
|Pioneer (Electrician/Plumber/Carpenter/ Mason/Blacksmith/Welder/Painter)|
|Followers (Cook/Water Carrier/Barber/ Washerman/Safai Karmachari)|
|Education & Stress Counsellor|
|5||Assistant Sub Inspector||Pharmacist||29,200|
|10||Assistant Surgeon||Assistant Commandant/Veterinary||56,100|
|Judge Attorney||Assistant Commandant||56,100|
|Deputy Judge Attorney General||Deputy Commandant||67,700|
Last but not least there SSB Constable comes withing Pay level 3 and their salary can range from Rs. 21700-69100.’ they are also promoted according to their tenure in service.
The UPSC CAPF Online Application for 2021 will stop by 25th August 2021. Interested entrant must complete their registration by now. Entrants must also note for the CAPF exam there are very particular criteria of eligibility. Entrants must go through the UPSC CAPF Eligibility 2021 to find out if they are eligible to appear for the exam. Lastly to pass any exam its always better to make a UPSC CAPF Study plan so that you keep on tracking your study progress and finish off in time. If you study properly and meet all the criteria of eligibility you can definitely crack the exam in one go.
DA% of CAPF employees are the same as offered to civilians fixed by the pay commission.
TA is the travelling allowance and it varies according to the various classification of cities as made by the pay commission.
There is 5 major allowance provided to the CAPF officers. (DA) Dearness Allowance (TPTA) Transport Allowance HRA or House Rent Allowance Medical Allowance Hardship Allowance.
All CAPF officers are given an allowance for ration which the family of the officer can avail.
HRA % may change according to the location of the job posting of the CAPF officer. The candidates can check the salary profile along with the grade pay of the candidate. The UPSC salary and allowance is different for different posts. The candidates can check out the in-hand salary of each post and then apply accordingly.