IAS Salary 2019 Pay Scale with Perks, Benefits, Facilities

Author: Anil kumar (M.Tech.) Former Lecturer

Here are IAS Salary 2019 with Pay Scale for new recruits and others. Indian Administrative Services (IAS) is one of the most respected and desired jobs in India. Every year, lakhs of candidates appear for this Exam in order to be selected. But only a few are able to achieve their goals of becoming an IAS officer.  Those who are selected, gets a lot of perks, benefits and facilities like bungalow, free vehicle, free electricity, security, govt. pension and much more with salary. The biggest factor of attraction of an IAS post is the power and prestige of this job. An IAS officer gets a lot of salary as compared to other jobs in government of India.

IAS Salary 2019 Pay Scale

The basic question that arise in an IAS aspirant mind is what is the salary of an IAS officer. What is the starting and Maximum salary of an IAS Officer? What is the pay scale of an IAS Officer?

IAS Salary 2019 per month - Starting and Maximum Salary / Pay scales at IAS Officer Posts in various positions

What is the starting salary of an IAS Officer (New Recruit):
The starting salary of an IAS officer is approx. Rs. 74000-78000 depending on the city he/she is posted. For cash in hand salary of IAS officer, there are deductions of approx. INR 6000 from the above given salary.
The IAS officer have to serve on the following pay scales during their service.

IAS PAY SCALE:

1. Junior scale Pay Scale: 15,600-39,100, Grade Pay: 5400
Starting basic pay: Rs. 56100
As new IAS Recruit, the candidate has to serve two years as probationary officer. 
IAS Starting Basic pay


2. Senior Scale:  (a) After experience of 5 years in service, Pay Scale: 15,600-39,100, Grade Pay: 6600
 (b) Senior Scale:  after 9 years in service, Pay Scale: 15,600-39,100, Grade Pay: 7600
(c) Selection grade - after 12-18 years in service, Pay Scale:  INR 37,400 – 67,000, Grade Pay: 8700
3. Super time scale - around 20 years in service,  Pay Scale: INR 37,400 – 67,000, Grade Pay: 10000
4. Above Super time scale: After 20 years in service,  Pay Scale: INR 37,400 – 67,000, Grade Pay: 12000.

What is the Maximum salary of an IAS Officer?
The IAS officer salary at maximum is calculated as follows:
The maximum salary of an IAS officer is approx. 2.25-2.5 lakhs. For cash in hand salary of IAS officer, a deduction of INR 20000-25000 from the above given salary is done.
Note: The basic pay of an IAS Officer usually increases at the rate of 3% every year. Dearness Allowance (DA) increases at the rate decided by the govt.

IAS Officers Salary: Perks and benefits
IAS officers are provided Accommodation with security at minimal rates, free vehicle facility, electricity & phone call facility, job security, pension and other retirement benefits.
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