AFCAT Salary 2019 IAF Officer Starting Salary Pay Allowances

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

If you want to know about Latest AFCAT Salary 2019 for the Officer posts. The starting salary of these posts of AFCAT, pay scale, allowances for this Flying Officer, Technical Branch Officer. If these questions regarding salary and pay scale of AFCAT comes to your mind, then here is the  solution. You can check current IAF Officer Starting Salary / Allowances / benefits from below. Every candidate who wish to become officer in IAF, should know the salary pay scale allowances & benefits he/she will be getting after being selected for officer posts. The AFCAT Salary Structure of Officer Posts is provided below.


AFCAT Salary 2019 Pay Scale & Allowances 2019 - Check IAF Officer Starting Salary of Officer Posts

AFCAT exam is conducted by IAF twice in a year. Candidates have to pass written exam and AFSB testing and medical exam to got selected for these posts. They are given following scales of Pay and perks / benefits upon appointment.

IAF offers the following pay and allowances
Even before being commissioned as Air Force Officer, a monthly stipend of Rs. 56,100/- is given during last one year of your training period at any of the Air Force Training Institutions.
On successful completion of Training, the newly Commissioned Flying Officers are given approximate total monthly emoluments in different branches including Transport Allowance of major cities as follows:-
Flying Officers:-
Pay in Pay Band ( Common to all Branches ) - Rs 56,100 Per Month ( Level 10 in the Pay Matrix of VIIth CPC - 56,100-1,10,700)
Military Service Pay (MSP) :- Rs 15,500 Per Month
Officers are also given Other allowances such as Transport allowance, Children Education Allowance, HRA etc.
Flying Officer Salary
In addition, the following allowances are also given:

  • Flying Allowance to Flying Branch Officers.
  • Technical Allowance to Technical Branch Officers.
  • Field Area, Area and Remote Locality Allowance, Special Compensatory (Hill area), Special Force, Siachen, Island Special Duty, Test Pilot & Flight Test Engineer

Insurance for Officer posts : - Air force personnel are given life insurance cover under the Air Force Group Insurance Scheme ( AFGIS). Monthly contribution rates are minimal and the insurance policy covers all contingencies. Air Force Officer are insured for Rs 75 lakhs with an additional insurance cover of Rs 10 lakhs for pilots.
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This AFCAT Salary 2019 details are as per AFCAT notification 2020.
This page will be updated as soon as there is any increase in AFCAT Salary / Pay Scales / Starting salary.