The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) stands as a beacon for numerous aspirants across India. Every year, a multitude of candidates strive to clear the UPSC Civil Services Examination with the hope of joining the elite IAS ranks. Once inducted, these officers are positioned within the Grade A pay bracket, starting at a level 10 pay scale with a basic of Rs. 56,000/-. Factoring in allowances like TA, DA, and HRA, their monthly compensation hovers between Rs. 70,000 and 1.5 lakh. Yet, for many, the appeal of the IAS isn't solely tied to its attractive remuneration. It's also about the profound influence they hold and their ability to effect positive change in society.
It is important to note that the above salaries are just indicative. The actual salary of an IAS officer may vary depending on a number of factors, such as:
In addition to their basic salary, IAS officers are also entitled to various allowances, such as House Rent Allowance (HRA), Dearness Allowance (DA), and Transport Allowance (TA). These allowances can significantly increase the overall salary of an IAS officer.
|City||Basic Salary||Grade Pay||DA||HRA||Total Salary|
|Delhi||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 16,830||Rs. 88,024|
|Mumbai||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 18,380||Rs. 90,574|
|Kolkata||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 15,090||Rs. 86,284|
|Bangalore||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 17,700||Rs. 89,894|
|Chennai||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 16,500||Rs. 87,694|
|Hyderabad||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 16,080||Rs. 87,274|
|Ahmedabad||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 15,570||Rs. 86,764|
|Surat||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 15,060||Rs. 86,254|
|Pune||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 17,070||Rs. 88,264|
|Jaipur||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 14,560||Rs. 85,754|
|Lucknow||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 14,050||Rs. 85,244|
|Kozhikode||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 13,540||Rs. 84,734|
|Malappuram||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 13,030||Rs. 84,224|
|Thrissur||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 12,520||Rs. 83,714|
|Kochi||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 12,010||Rs. 83,204|
|Kanpur||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 11,500||Rs. 82,694|
|Indore||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 10,990||Rs. 82,184|
|Nagpur||Rs. 56,100||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 5,094||Rs. 10,480||Rs. 81,674|
A career as an IAS officer is one of the most sought-after professions in India. IAS officers play a vital role in the administration of the country and enjoy a number of benefits, including a handsome salary.
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