In this article we would like to talk about the Pay scales and allowances provided to Indian Defence Forces. As we all know that soon the seventh pay commission will soon be inducted into the Indian armed forces along with other various government services. We are now quoting the present pay scale structure of Indian army including all the other allowances which are available to all the  defence personnel based  after the 6th pay commission, which is entitled to all the Serving defence personnel. You can find more details about the Pay Scale and allowances below

The Ministry of Defence has given information about  the new Indian army pay scales along with their allowances and grade-pay and also the  the Military Service Pay for Personnel Below Officer Rank (PBOR) of the Indian Armed Forces following are the recorded recommendations of the Sixth Central Pay Commission.

Indian Army Pay Scale  and Allowances according to the 2015 for Commissioned Officers

RANK     PAY BANDS/SCALE         Appointment PAY         MSP         Probation Period

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

7th pay commission and the New Salaries

RANK/GRADE PAY                    MAX. BASIC PAY                         EXISTING PAY (+GRADE PAY)

Defence                                                                  Defence

sepoy/2000                                   43,100                                                                        22,200
naik/2400                                      50,400                                                                       22,600
havaldar/2800                               57,500                                                                       23,000Nb Sub/4200                                  70,000                                                                      39,000
sub/4600                                         88,700                                                                      39,400
sub Major/4800                              94,100                                                                      39,600
Lt/5400                                            1,10,700                                                                   45,700
Major/6600                                      1,36,900                                                                  44,500
Colonel/8700                                    1,95,800                                                                   75,700
Brigadier/8900                                 1,97,500                                                                  75,900