The Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) conducts various examinations across the state. Currently, UPPSC PCS Recruitment 2020 has begun to fill in numerous Provincial Civil Service (PCS) posts. There is a lot of demand for this post and a large number of applicants due to the high paid UPPSC PCS Salary and satisfying job profile. This post gives in-depth information about the UPPSC PCS Salary Structure, Job Profile, and career growth. 

  • There are around 200 posts to be filled under UPPSC PCS Recruitment 2020 that includes Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services (PCS), and Assistant Conservator of Forest (A.C.F.) / Range Forest Officer (R.F.O.) Services.
  • The average UPPSC PCS salary of all the posts lies between Rs 9300 to Rs 39000.
  • The ACF and RFO posts lie under Group 'B' Gazetted officers. So, the UPPSC PCS Pay Scale for these posts is different.
  • Go through the complete post to know the salary and Job Profile for various positions under UPPSC. 

UPPSC PCS Salary 2020

This year, the UPPSC PCS Salary has been changed. So, here is the UPPSC PCS Salary after the 7th Pay Commission. The below table shows the UPPSC Salary Structure for only PCS posts as ACF and RFO are not categorized under PCS. 

  • The UPPSC PCS Pay Scale is divided into two categories i.e., Junior Scale Pay Band and Senior Scale Pay Band. 
  • The below table shows the pay scale and its grade pay for the UPPSC PCS post.
  • There are various posts offered under PCS which are listed out in the below Post Offered under the PCS section.
Category UPPSC PCS Pay Scale UPPSC PCS Grade Pay
Junior Scale  Rs. 9300-34800  Rs 4600
Senior Scale Rs.15600-39100 Rs 5400

UPPSC PCS Pay Scale 2020 for ACF & RFO

The Assistant Conservator of Forest (ACF) Officer and Range Forest Officer (RFO) is categorized under Group 'B' Gazetted Officers. So, the below table explains the pay scale of ACF and RFO posts.

Post Name UPPSC Pay Scale UPPSC Grade Pay UPPSC Pay Matrix
Assistant Conservator of Forest Rs 15600/- to Rs 39100/- Rs 5400/- Level 10
Range Forest Officer  Rs 9300/- to Rs 34800/- Rs 4800/- Level 8 (47600-151100)

UPPSC PCS Salary 2020 After 7th Pay Commission

The UPPSC PCS Pay Scale varies at each pay level. So, Check out the below table for UPPSC PCS Salary structure at different stages and promotions.

Level Pay Scale/ Salary
At Entry Rs.56100-132000 (Pay Level 10)
After 5 years of satisfactory service Rs.67700-160000 (Pay Level 11)
After 12 years of service Rs.78800191500 (Pay Level 12)
After 16 years of service and based on seniority Rs.118500-214100 (Pay Level 13)
Minimum 5 years of service completed in previous Pay Level and based on seniority Rs.131100-216600 (Pay Level 13A)
Minimum 1 year of service completed in previous Pay level
and based on seniority
Rs.144200-218200 (Pay Level 14)
Minimum 5 years of service completed in previous Pay Level
and based on seniority
Rs.182200-224100 (Pay Level 15)

UPPSC PCS Allowances & Perks 2020

Apart from the prescribed UPPSC PCS Salary and payscale, there are various other allowances a Provincial Civil Service Officer is entitled to. Here is the list of allowances a UPPSC PCS officer receives along with the UPPSC PCS Monthly Salary.

  1. Government Accommodation / Home/ Apartment.
  2. Electricity and Water Bill.
  3. Medical Expenses.
  4. Free Phone Call.
  5. Office Vehicles.
  6. Study leave.
  7. Transport Allowances.
  8. Security Guard and Household Helpers.
  9. Dearness Allowance (As governed by the inflation index) (at 65 percent)

UPPSC PCS Job profile 2020

Here is the job profile for the UPPSC PCS officer. Go through the roles and responsibilities carefully and then apply for the post.

  • A Provincial Civil Service Officer can work in various departments at district, divisional and state level for maintaining law and order 
  • The roles and responsibilities basically depend on the post you are posted. 
  • The major duties of PCS are development work at the block level. The duty of a PCS officer varies according to the post for which he qualified the exam.
  • The main responsibility of any government officer like IAS, PCS, or other civil services officers is to implement the scheme and run that scheme.

Posts Offered under UPPSC PCS 

Under Provincial Civil Service (PCS) there are various posts offered that are tabulated below.

Deputy Collector  Assistant Director Industries (Marketing)  District Backward Welfare Officer  Sub Registrar
 Deputy Superintendent of Police  Assistant Labour Commissioner  Naib Tehsildar  Assistant Prosecuting Officer (Transport)
 Block Development Officer  Senior Lecturer DIET  District Saving Officer  District Probation Officer
 Assistant Regional Transport Officer  Designated Officer  District Panchayat Raj Officer  District Administrative Officer
 Assistant Commissioner (Commercial Tax)  Assistant Commissioner Industries  District Social Welfare Officer  District Audit Officer (Revenue Audit)
 District Commandant Homeguards  Statistical Officer  Accounts Officer (Nagar Vikas)  Assistant Controller Legal Measurement (Grade-1 and Grade-2)
 Treasury Officer/ Accounts Officer (Treasury)  Assistant Accounts Officer  District Supply Officer Grade-2  District Programme Officer
 Cane Inspector and Assistant Sugar Commissioner  (Treasury)  Additional District Development Officer (Social Welfare)  District Youth Welfare and Pradeshik Vikas Dal Officer
 Superintendent Jail  Commercial Tax Officer  Passenger/Goods Tax Officer  Labour Enforcement Officer
 Manager Credit (Small Industries)  District Minority Welfare Officer  District Handicapped Welfare Officer  Excise Inspector
 Manager of Marketing and Economic Survey (Small Industries)  District Food Marketing Officer  Assistant District of Employment Assistance Officer  Child Development Project Officer
 Executive Officer Grade-I/Assistant Nagar Ayukta  Executive Officer (Panchayati Raj)  Accounts Officer (Local Bodies)  Food Safety Officer
 District Basic Education Officer/Associate DIOS & other equivalent Administrative Posts  Deputy Secretary (Housing and Urban Planning)  Regional Employment Officer  Assistant Registrar (Cooperative)
 Area Rationing Officer Deputy Jailor. - -

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What is an average UPPSC PCS Salary?

The average UPPSC PCS salary lies between Rs 9300 to Rs 39000. This is just the pay scale, however, there are various perks and other allowances that a PSC officer is entitles to.

Does a PCS officer get salary during training period?

Yes, candidates getting selected as a PSC officer in any department would be paid during the training period. The Salary during the training period might vary as it would be probationary period.

Does the UPPSC PCS Salary vary from each post or department?

Yes it might vary but remains in the range of average salary of a Provincial Civil Service Officer. 

What is the pay level of ACF and RFO?

The pay level of ACF is Level 10 and for RFO it is pay level 8. These both posts are different from the other PCS and hence classified under Group B Gazetted officer.

What is the UPPSC PCS Grade Pay of PCS, RFO, and ACF posts?

The UPPSC PCS Grade Pay for PCS, RFO, and ACF is as listed below:
PCS (Junior Level) - Rs 4600/-
PCS (Senior Level) - Rs 5400/-
Assistant conservator of Forest (ACF) - Rs 5400/-
Range Forest Officer (RFO) - Rs 4800/-