IPS Officer Salary – What is the Salary of IPS Officer in India

IPS is one of the most reputed government jobs in India. It is also one of the most desired jobs by millions of candidates in India. IPS is stands for Indian Police Services and the candidates are selected based on their rankings in UPSC Civil Services Exam. There are about 4730 IPS cadre officers according to 2011 data. Most of IPS officers have their own success story to achieve this level of career achievement.

In this article, we have provided information on IPS officer salary including HRA, TA, DA, Total Salary, Gross Salary, Basic Pay Scale, Grade Pay, and other benefits. So, let’s see!


IPS Officer Salary – What is the salary of IPS Officer in India

An entry level IPS officer will get the following salary.

Rs. 22890 Basic Pay
Rs. 24492 Dearness Allowance (DA)
Rs. 3200 Transport Allowance (TA)
Rs. 6867 House Rent Allowance (HRA) @ 30%
Rs. 57449 Gross Monthly Salary (Approx.)

Please note that the above mentioned salary is the starting salary of a newly selected IPS officer during his/her probation period and training period. IPS officer salary will rise each year due to rise in DA, TA, and other increment.

Expected Pay Scale of IPS Officer in 7th Pay Commission

Rs. 29900-104400 Plus Grade Pay Rs. 16200 = Rs. 63000 Entry Level Pay

We are expecting that the salary of an IPS officer will be more than 1 lac per month as an entry level officer after implementation of seventh pay commission.

An IPS officer is also get many facilities such as free government vehicle, free telephone bills, and much more.

We expect that the information on IPS Officer Salary will be useful to all desired IPS officers in India.

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Article last re-published on April 23, 2016.