IES Officer Salary 2022, Know in-hand salary, payscale, allowances and other details

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The Union Public Service Commission announces IES Officer salary along with the release of the official notification for the recruitment. IES officers are paid a handsome salary, which makes this exam very lucrative for a lot of candidates. IES Officer in-hand salary is Rs. 55,135 to Rs. 7,90,483 and the grade pay is Rs. 5400. There are different allowances added to the good salary which further add to the perks of this post. Read this article to know about IES Officer salary in detail. Also you can read our general awareness e-books to cover IES Syllabus.

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Table of Contents

1. IES Officer Salary 2022
2. IES Officer Allowances and Benefits
3. IES Officer Job Profile

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IES Officer Career Growth


IES Officer Salary 2022

IES Officers are paid their salary as per the guidelines of the 7th pay commission. They get an in-hand salary amounting to Rs. 55,135. The detailed salary structure is as follows:
Level Pay Scale (in INR) Grade Pay (in INR)
Junior Level 15,600 - 39,100 5400
Senior Scale 15,600 - 39,100 6600
Junior Administrative Grade 15,600 - 39,100 7600
Selection Grade Scale (Chief Engineer L2/Joint GM) 37,400 - 67,000 8700
Super Timegrade (Chief Engineer/Additional GM) 37,400 - 67,000 8700
Cabinet Secretary Grade 90,000 NA

IES Officer Allowances and Benefits

Along with a handsome amount of salary, IES Officers also receive various allowances and benefits which include the following:
  • Dearness Allowance
  • House Rent Allowance
  • Transport Allowance
  • Medical Facilities
  • Leave Travel Allowance
  • Gratuity
  • Provident Fund
  • Other Allowances
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IES Officer Job Profile

IES Officer job profile differs according to the service and departments they are placed in. However in general they have to perform managerial and technical tasks. They have to manage and execute projects, deal with bureaucratic processes and so on. The various cadres or organizations in which IES Officers can be employed are as follows:
  1. Border Roads Engineering Service
  2. Central Electrical and Mechanical Service
  3. Central Engineering Service for Roads
  4. Central Power Engineering Service
  5. Central Water Engineering
  6. Defense Service Engineering Corps
  7. Geological Survey of India
  8. Indian Army Engineering Service
  9. Indian Navy Armaments Service
  10. Indian Ordnance Factory
  11. Indian Railways Service
  12. Indian Supply Service
  13. Indian Telecommunication Service


What is the initial post offered to IES Officers?

The initial post offered to IES Officers is that of Assistant Executive Engineer.

What are the allowances that IES Officers receive?

A. IES Officers receive various allowances such as Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance, Transport Allowance, Medical Facilities, Leave Travel Allowance, Gratuity, Provident Fund, Other Allowances.

What is the in-hand salary of an IES Officer?

A. The in-hand salary of an IES Officer is Rs. 55,135.

Are there opportunities for the promotion of IES Officers?

A. Yes, there are various opportunities for the promotion of IES officers.

What is the initial grade pay of IES Officers?

A. The initial grade pay of IES Officers is Rs. 5400

What is the date of the IES 2022 Exam?

A: The IES Prelims 2022 exam was conducted on February 20, 2022. The IES 2022 main exam will be conducted on June 26, 2022.

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