PCS Officer Salary 2022, Know in-hand salary, allowance, perks, and other benefits

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PCS Officer salary is set by various State Public Commissions. PCS Officers are recruited through State Civil Services Exam conducted by different State Public Commissions. The salary received by PCS Officers is a handsome amount. They are recruited at a grade pay of Rs 4600 to Rs.5400. Their pay scale is in the range of Rs. 9300 to 34800 for junior level and Rs.156000 to Rs 39100 at senior level. Along with a handsome salary, they receive various allowances and benefits such as dearness allowance, travelling allowance, medical allowance and so on. Read this article to know all about PCS Officer salary and other details. You can now ace any PCS Exam with help of our General Knowledge Ebook Free PDF: Download Here


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Table of Contents

  1. PCS Officer Salary Structure
  2. PCS Officer Allowances and Benefits
  3. PCS Officer Salary Structure on Promotion
  4. PCS Officer Job Profile

PCS Officer Salary Structure 

The candidates on clearing PCS exams are recruited at upper pcs or lower pcs jobs, also known as senior and junior level with respect to salary details.

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The salary structure is as per 7 th CPC. The detailed salaries  of various posts are mentioned below:

PCS  Officer

 Pay Scale

Pay Level

Grade Pay

 Junior Scale Pay Band

Rs. 9300-34800

Pay level 10

Rs 4600

Senior Time Scale Pay Band Rs.15600-39100 Pay level 11 Rs.5400

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PCS Officer Allowances and Benefits

Added to a handsome basic pay the officers are also eligible for a number of allowances. The allowances are paid to provide security against the rising cost of living, cover official expenses, secure them against medical eventuality etc. The detailed allowances and benefits paid to PCS Officers are mentioned below.
  1. House Rent Allowance/Residence
  2. Dearness Allowance
  3. Transport Allowance or cars with chauffeurs for official purposes
  4. Medical allowance
  5. Study leaves and much more.
  6. Household Helpers and Security
  7. Free Phone Services
Check out UPPSC PCS Salary here.

PCS Officer Salary Structure On Promotion 

On Promotion, the salary structure raises by manifold. The Salary structure for various levels is discussed below.
Level Time Salary Pay Level 
Junior time scale Initial Level Rs. 56100-132000 Pay Level 10
Senior time scale  5th year  Rs.67700-160000 Pay Level 11
Junior administrative grade  8th year Rs.78800- 191500  Pay Level 12
Selection grade  12th year Rs.118500-214100  Pay Level 13
Super time scale  16th year Rs.131100-216600  Pay Level 13A
Senior administrative grade  20th year Rs.144200-218200  Pay Level 14
Higher administrative grade  27th year Rs.182200-224100  Pay Level 15

Also Read: UPPCS PCS Eligibility  

PCS Officer Job Profile 

The various roles and responsibilities that are associated with a PCS Officer are as follows:
  1. They are instrumental in conducting elections as Chief Returning Officer.
  2. They oversee overall medical, educational facilities in the district.
  3. They maintain law and order.
  4. Thet oversee the revneue matters.
  5. They are responsible for disaster managmnet.
  6. They are responsible for framing and implementing policies, programs, and schemes of Government.
  7. They are the Permanent Executive, the overall functioning of government machinery is their responsibility.
PCS  is a very reputed post and the job profile is diverse and demanding. There are a lot of opportunities for candidates to learn and grow and salary, allowances, and benefits are lucrative and handsome. Overall the PCS is an attractive career option.

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Do candidates receive a salary during their training period?

  Yes candidates do receive their salary during the training period.

What is the PCS Officer Junior Scale salary?

Junior scale salary is Rs. 38,000 - Rs. 44,000.

What is the pay level of a Senior Scale PCS Officer?

The pay level of Senior Scale PCS Officer is 11.

Is the salary for PCS officers the same in all states?

Yes,the salary for PCS officers same in all states

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