ies officer salary and allowances

Salary of ESE or IES Officer

IES or ESE Officer Salary

Indian Engineering Officers – IES joins as Assistant Executive Engineer or Assistant Director at the level of Junior Time Scale (on joining) with a basic salary of Rs. 56,100/- per month and net salary of around Rs. 85,000/- per month.

LevelPay ScaleTime Frame
Junior Time Scale(JTS)INR 56100-177500On Joining
Senior Time Scale (STS)INR 67700-2087003-5 years
Junior Administrative Grade (JAG)INR 123100-21590010-15 years
Senior Administrative Grade (SAG)INR 144200-21820015-20 years
Higher Administrative Grade (HAG)INR 182200-224100 
HAG+INR 205400-224400 
Apex ScaleINR 225000 

Indian Engineering Service – IES officers are among the top recipients of a good deal of privileges and allowances ( you will never think before spending money). Below is a list of allowances and privileges available for IES Officers apart from the basic pay scale:

Allowances for IES officers

  • Residential Quarters (Type IV to Type VIII) OR HRA (presently 24% of basic pay)
  • Official Vehicle – White
  • Dearness Allowance (presently 17% of basic pay)
  • CGHS Medical Facility (cover all medical expenses)
  • Leave Travel Allowance/ Tour Allowance
  • National Pension Scheme
  • Gratuity
  • Leave Encashment
  • Mobile and Briefcase Allowance
  • Newspaper and Mobile Bill Reimbursement
  • Laptops
  • Children Education Allowance
  • Transport Allowance (approx. 8000 per month), etc

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