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Indian Army Pay and Allowances 2017

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In this article, we are going to cover Indian army pay and allowances 2017. As we all know soon 7th pay commission will be applied for Indian armed forces along with various government organisations. We are mentioning the current pay scale structure of Indian army include all other allowances applicable to defence personnel based on Indian army pay scale and allowances after 6th pay commission.  Below you can find out more details on Indian army pay scale and allowances.

The Ministry of Defence has notified the new Indian army pay and allowances with grade-pay and Military Service Pay for Personnel Below Officer Rank (PBOR) of the Armed Forces following the recommendations of the Sixth Central Pay Commission.

Indian Army Pay and Allowances 2017 Personnel Below Officer Rank (PBOR)

As per 7th Pay Commission


Post  Pay Scale Grade Pay Army Service Pay Total IN HAND Cash (Salary)
Sepoy 5200-20200  1800 2000 25,000
Lance Naik 5200-20200  2000 2000 30,000
Naik 5200-20200  2400 2000 35,000
Havaldar 5200-20200  2800 2000 40,000
Naib Subedar 9300-34800  4200 2000 45,000
Subedar 9300-34800  4600 2000 50,000
Subedar Major 9300-34800  4800 2000 65,000
Lieutenant 15600-39100  5400 6000 68,000
Captain 15600-39100  6100 6000 75,000
Major 15600-39100  6600 6000 1,00,000
Lieutenant Colonel 37400-67000  8000 6000 1,12,000
Colonel 37400-67000  8700 6000 1,30,000
Brigadier 37400-67000  8900 6000
Major General 37400-67000  10,000  –  –
Lieutenant General 37400-67000  –  –  –

The candidates will be given a stipend of Rs. 21,000/- p.m. (Rs 15,600/- as pay in Pay Band plus Grade Pay of Rs. 5,400/-). On completion of training they will be commissioned in the rank of Lt and entitled to pay as admissible to the rank. The promotion from Lieutenant to Lieutenant Colonel is on time scale basis and thereafter on selection basis subject to fulfillment of requisite service conditions.Indian Army Pay and Allowances 2017 Under Training Officers [IMA, OTA]


Indian Army Pay and Allowances 2017 Commissioned Officers

LIEUTENANT PB-3/15600-39100 5400 6000 On Commission
CAPTAIN PB-3/15600-39100 6100 6000 On completion of 2 Yrs
MAJOR PB-3/15600-39100 6600 6000 On completion of 6 Yrs
LT COLONEL PB-4/37400-67000 8000 6000 On completion of 13 Yrs
COLONEL PB-4/37400-67000 8700 6000 On selection basis subject to fulfillment requisite service conditions
BRIGADIER PB-4/37400-67000 8900 6000
MAJOR GENERAL PB-4/37400-67000 10000 NIL
67000 – (annual
increment @ 3%) –
HAG + Scale *
*Admissible to
1/3rd of total
strength of Lt Gens
75500 – (annual
increment @ 3%) –
VCOAS / Army
Cdr / Lt Gen (NFSG)
80000 (fixed) NIL NIL
COAS 90000 (fixed) NIL NIL

Indian Army Allowances 2017 Officers

Allowances To Whom Applicable Rates
Hard Area Allowance Officers Posted in Hard Area 6750/- PM (25% of Basic Pay
High Altitude/Uncongenial Climate Siachen Officers Posted in High Altitude/Uncongenial Climate Officers Posted in Siachen 11200/-14000/-PM
Highly active Field Area Allowance Field Area Allowance Modified Field Area Allowance Officer Posted at Highly Active Field Area Officer Posted at Field Area Officer Posted at Modified Field Area 6780/-PM4200/-PM1600/-PM
Flying PayParachute Pay Officers Posted as Army Aviators Officers Posted in Active Parachute BNs/Regt 9000/-PM1200/-PM
Special Forces Allowance Officers posted in Special Forces 9000/- PM
Transport Allowance All Officers Rs. 3200/-+DA PM in A1/A cities and Rs 1600/-+DA PM at other places
House Rent Allowance To Officers not provided Govt. Accommodation 10-30% of Basic Pay (Pay Band + Grade Pay + MSP)
Kit Maint Allowance All Officers 400/- PM
Uniform Allowance (Outfit Allowance) All Officers Initial 14000/- and 3000/- every Three Years
Qualification Pay/Grant for Service Courses All Officers undergoing specified courses Rs. 6000/- to 20000/-
Instructional Allowance All Officers Posted as Instructors Officers Posted in Siachen 1800/-

Hope you have liked the details on Indian army pay and allowances after 6th pay commission, if you have any questions do post them in the comment section below.

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