RPF Constable Salary Structure, Pay Scale, Job Profile and Career Growth

The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has released a notification for the recruitment of 4208 vacancies for the position of RPF Constable. The selected candidates will receive a competitive monthly salary, which will gradually increase over the years. The salary is given to a RPF constable according to pay level 7th CPC (Level 3). The initial basic pay for the candidates will be Rs. 21,700/- along with additional benefits, allowances, job security, and attractive annual packages.

RPF Constable Salary 2024

The process of recruiting RPF Constables is an excellent opportunity for those who aspire to join the Railway Protection Force. According to the 7th CPC, the starting basic pay of an RPF Constable is Rs. 21,700. The total gross salary of an RPF Constable ranges from Rs. 37,420 to Rs. 44,460 per month. If you want to learn about the complete city-wise salary structure of RPF Constable Salary in 2024, please read the full article.

RPF Constable Salary Structure 2024

The RPF Constable Salary Structure includes basic pay, house allowances, dearness allowances, HRA, DA, medical allowances, transport allowances, grade pay etc. The RPF constables are paid according to the 7th Pay commission. The detailed RPF Constable Salary Structure 2024 is mentioned below in the article.

RPF Constable Salary 2024
Particulars Amount (Rs)
Pay Level Level 3
Basic Pay (at the time of joining) Rs. 21,700
Dearness Allowance (DA) Rs. 10850 (50% of basic pay)
House Rent (HRA) Rs. 6510 (30% of basic pay)
Gross Salary Rs. 37,420 to Rs. 44,460

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RPF Constable In-Hand Salary 2024

The amount that an RPF constable receives after all deductions is the hand salary. This comprises a base pay as well as several allowances based on the city such as house rent allowance, transport allowance, dearness allowance, and others. The in hand salary for RPF Constables ranges from Rs 32000 to Rs37000, with an based on the city they are posted. The in-hand salary of the Railway Protection Forces Constable keeps on increasing with their promotions.

RPF Constable Salary 2024 City Wise

The RPF Constable Salary varies city-wise according to population and other factors. The RPF Constable Basic Pay is the same for all the cities which is Rs. 21,700. The distribution of the city is class X, class Y and class Z. Here are the complete details and criteria of class division of cities.

Class X: Class X comprises the cities which have 5 million (50 lakhs) population.

Class Y: Class Y consists of cities whose population ranges between 5,00,000 lakhs to 5 million lakhs (50 lakhs).

Class Z: I comprises cities whose population is below 5,00,000 (5 Lakhs). It consists mainly of villages, towns and small cities.

RPF Constable Salary Structure 2024 City-wise
RPF Salary Structure Class X Class Y Class Z
Basic Pay Rs. 21,700 Rs. 21,700 Rs. 21,700
Dearness Allowance (50%) Rs. 10,850 Rs. 10,850 Rs. 10,850
House Rent Allowance Rs. 6510 Rs. 4340 Rs. 2170
Travel Allowances Rs. 3600 Rs. 3600 Rs. 1800
DA on TA Rs. 1800 Rs. 1800 Rs. 900
Gross Salary Rs. 44,460 Rs. 42,290 Rs. 37,420
Deductions (NPS, PF, etc.) Approx. Rs. 5-6,000 Approx. Rs. 5-6,000 Approx. Rs. 5-6,000
In Hand Salary ≈ Rs. 39,000 ≈ Rs. 37,000 ≈ Rs. 32,000

 

RPF Constable Salary Structure 2024 for City X Categories
State / Union Tretriry City X
Delhi Delhi (UA) Delhi Delhi
Telangana/Andhra Pradesh Hyderabad (UA)
Karnataka Bengaluru (UA)
Maharashtra Navi Mumbai (UA)
West Bengal Kolkata (UA)
Tamil Nadu Chennai (UA)

 

RPF Constable Salary Structure 2024 for City Y Categories
State / Union Tretriry City Y
Assam Guwahati (UA) Guwahati (UA)
Bihar Patna (UA)
Chandigarh Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh Raipur (UA)/Durg-Bhilai Nagar (UA)
Haryana Faridabad
Jammu and Kashmir Srinagar (UA)/Jammu (UA)
Jharkhand Jamshedpur (UA)/Ranchi (UA)/Dhanbad (UA)
Telangana/Andhra Pradesh Warangal (UA)/Vijayawada (UA)/Visakhapatnam (UA)/Guntur
Kerala Kozhikode (UA)/Thiruvananthapuram (UA)/Kochi (UA)
Madhya Pradesh Gwalior (UA)/Jabalpur (UA)/Indore (UA)/Bhopal (UA)
Karnataka Belgaum (UA)/Mysore (UA)/Hubli-Dharwad/Mangalore (UA)
Orissa Cuttack (UA)/Bhubaneswar (UA)
Gujarat Jamnagar (UA)/Ahmedabad (UA)/Bhavnagar (UA)/Rajkot (UA)/Vadodara (UA)/Surat (UA)
Punjab Amritsar (UA)/Jalandhar (UA)/Ludhiana
Pondicherry Pondicherry (UA)
Rajasthan Bikaner/Jaipur/Jodhpur (UA)/Kota (UA)
Maharashtra Amravati/Kolhapur (UA)/Aurangabad (UA)/Nagpur (UA)/Nashik (UA)/Pune (UA)/Solapur/Bhiwandi (UA)
Uttarakhand Dehradun (UA)
West Bengal Asansol (UA)
Uttar Pradesh Moradabad/Agra (UA)/Bareilly (UA)/Lucknow (UA)/Kanpur (UA)/Meerut (UA)/Ghaziabad/Gorakhpur/Aligarh/Allahabad (UA)/Varanasi (UA)/Saharanpur
Tamil Nadu Salem (UA)/Coimbatore (UA)/Tiruchirappalli (UA)/Tiruppur(UA)/ Madurai (UA)

RPF Constable Salary 2024 Perks and Allowances

Along with the basic monthly salary, candidates will also receive various allowances, perks, and benefits according to the rules of the government. The amount of allowances varies from city to city. Here is a list of allowances given to RPF constables given below in the article.

  • Transport Allowance
  • Medical Allowances
  • House Rent Allowance
  • Gratuity
  • Overtime Allowances
  • Ration Allowance
  • Monthly Pension
  • Educational Assistance
  • Provident Fund
  • Pass and Privilege Ticket Order, etc.

RPF Constable Salary Slip 2024

The RPF Constable Salary Slip is provided to the candidates after the salary is deposited in the employee’s account. The salary slip provides the complete salary structure of the RPF Constable. The salary slip of the RPF Constable includes a detailed presentation of the employee’s monthly salary. Along with the basic pay & gross salary details, perks and allowances provided to the employee in that particular month are also mentioned on the salary slip of RPF Constable.

RPF Constable Job Profile 2024

The RPF Constable job profile includes Security, maintaining law and order, crowd controlling, law enforcement, railways security, etc. Here are the details RPF Constable Job Profile.

  • The RPF constable maintains law and order on railways, every day, during events and emergencies.
  • The RPF Constables also provide assistance to counter terrorism and other crises.
  • The Railway Protection Force (RPF) Constables also look after the safety of railway passengers, stations, and railway employees.
  • The Constables of the railway protection force also work to assist the humanitarian and other forces during natural calamities.
  • The assigned area of responsibility requires the enforcement of laws and regulations.
  • The task is to keep an eye on and patrol railway areas to discourage criminal activities.

RPF Constable Career Growth 2024

The RPF Constable is the lowest level of the railway’s protection force. The RPF constable gets the chance of promotion during their career. Here is the list of career growth options for RPF Constable;

Stage 1: RPF Constable

Stage 2: Head Constable

Stage 3: Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI)

Stage 4: Sub Inspector (SI)

Stage 5: Inspector

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