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  • Last Modified 24-01-2023

CISF Salary 2022: Salary Structure, Allowance, Pension


CISF Salary 2022: Every year, the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) posts a number of job openings on its official website. Recruiting is most commonly used to fill roles such as Sub-inspector, Constable, Tradesman, Head Constable (HC), and other officials. The attractive pay scale granted after the final selection is the first factor that attracts applicants to this position. Employees of the CISF earn between INR 25,500 to INR 81,100 per month. Along with the monthly income, selected candidates receive other allowances and bonuses.

Candidates will be considered eligible for the positions if they pass all stages of the selection process. The chosen candidates will have to serve a two-year probationary period. If an applicant is deemed to be ineligible or unfit during training, he will most likely be dropped from the recruitment process. Continue reading this article to know more about CISF constable salary and more.

CISF Exam: Overview

Before getting into the CISF salary per month details, let us check the overview of the CISF exam listed below:

Recruiting AuthorityCentral Industrial Security Force (CISF)
Name of PostConstable, Head Constable (HC), and others
Number of Posts200+ Seats
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Mode of Fee PaymentOnline or Offline
Official Websitecisf.gov.in

CISF Salary Structure

The CISF salary structure varies for various posts and each post will be paid as per the categorisation called “Level”. The pay matrix level for Head Constable is Level 4. Besides the basic pay, the CISF salary also includes several allowances. The salary will also depend upon the location of the posting. Get the detailed CISF salary structure for the Head Constable post below.

CISF Constable Salary

The basic pay for the post of Head Constable is Rs. 25,500 to 81,100/- in Level 4 of the pay matrix. Apart from the CISF in-hand salary, Head Constables are also eligible for various allowances. Check the below table to understand the salary structure of HC in CISF salary per month.

Pay Matrix LevelLevel 4
Pay MatrixRs. 25,500/- to 81,100/-
Pre Revised Pay Scale Rs. 5200/- to 20,200/-
Grade PayRs. 2400/-

CISF Salary: Allowances

As per the 7th Pay Commission, CISF HC in hand salary includes the following allowances as well:

  • Dearness Allowance (DA)
  • Ration Money
  • Transport Allowance
  • Special Duty Allowance for Serving in North East Region.
  • Children Education Allowance/ Hostel Subsidy
  • Dress Allowance
  • Hair Cutting Allowance
  • Soap Toilet Allowance
  • Medal Allowance
  • Non-Practicing Allowance (NPA) to Medical Officers
  • Risk/ Hardship Allowance
  • Detachment Allowance
  • House Rent Allowance
  • Additional House Rent Allowance of N.E Region. Andaman and Nicobar Island, Lakshadweep Island and Ladakh.

CISF HC Probation Period

The candidates who clear all the stages of the selection process will be eligible for the Head Constable post. All the selected candidates will have to undergo a probationary period of 2 years. The probationary period can be extended depending on the situation. If candidates are found unfit at the time of training, they will be terminated from the post.

CISF HC Career and Pension Benefits

After appointment as CISF Head Constable, they shall be entitled to the pension benefits as per the “New Restructured Defined Contributory Pension Scheme” applicable for the new entrants to the Central Government Services with effect from January 1, 2004. The candidates will be governed under the CISF act and rule, as well as Central Civil Services Rules applicable to other members of the force.

CISF HC Promotion

CISF Head Constables can only get promoted after accumulating up to 10 years of experience. Later they will be promoted to the Assistant Sub-Inspector post (ASI). This position will be the highest a Head Constable can reach during the service at CISF. Candidates aiming to be a part of the CISF as Head Constables must have a clear understanding of the salary package after the selection.

FAQs on CISF Salary 2022

Here are some of the most frequently asked questions regarding the CISF 2022 salary along with their answers:

Q.1: What is the average CTC of a CISF Head Constable employee?
The average CTC of a CISF Head Constable employee is around Rs. 6,00,000/ to Rs. 7,00,000/-.
Q.2: Will a CISF Head Constable receive additional benefits?
Yes, CISF Head Constable will receive additional benefits.
Q.3: What is the in-hand salary for a CISF Head Constable employee?
A CISF Head Constable will receive an approx salary of Rs. 25,500/ to Rs. 81,100/- in hand.
Q.4: What is the probation period of a Head Constable in CISF?
The probation period for a Head Constable will be 2 years.
Q.5: Do the Head Constables of CISF get the education allowance for children?
: Yes, education allowance is given to the HCs of CISF.

You can also check:

CISF RecruitmentCISF Admit Card
CISF Syllabus and Exam PatternCISF Result

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