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NDA Officer Salary | Rank Wise Pay Scale After 7th Pay Commission/CPC

NDA Officer Salary

After the revision of 7th Pay Commission, many benefits are added to NDA Officer Salary. Here is Rank Wise Pay Scale After 7th Pay Commission/CPC. With attractive pay & allowances, NDA Officers gets an opportunity to serve the nation.

The profile NDA Officers is one of the highly paid designations under government sector. Pay benefits offered to selected aspirants through NDA Exam commences during the training period itself. Know more about NDA Officer Salary!

What is the in-hand salary of NDA graduates?

There is monthly stipend offered to NDA cadets but not in the academy, it is provided as lump sum once they get appointed in defense services. NDA Graduates join respective academies (AFA, IMA, INA).

After becoming commissioned officers & as per 7th pay commission, one may honor with in hand salary of around 1 lakh per month. We the team of www.recruitmentinboxx.com is providing all details about NDA Officer Salary on this page. Have a look!

NDA Officer Salary

The monthly salary/stipend of an NDA cadet is fixed at Rs 56,100 /-. Gentlemen Cadets are entitled for stipend of Rs. 21,000/- p.m. during training period at Indian Military Academy (IMA) and Officers Training Academy (OTA).

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NDA Salary

NDA Air Force Salary & Navy Pay Scale:

In addition to Salary Of NDA Officer, fixed sum of Rs. 6,000/- p.m. is also payable as Military Service Pay (MSP) to the officers from the rank of Lieutnant to Brigadier.

Rank Pay Band (in Rupees):

RankRank Pay
(in Rupees)
Lieutenant to Major15,600—39,100/-
Lieutenant Colonel to Major
Lieutenant General HAG Scale67,000/–79,000/-
HAG+ Scale75,500/- 80,000/-
Vice Chief of Army Staff/Army Cdr/ Lieutenant General (NFSG)80,000/-
Chief of Army Staff90,000/- (fixed)

NDA Officer Grade Pay:

Salary In NDA is well listed on this page. Besides NDA Job Salary, grade pay is also offered as prescribed here.

RankGrade Pay
(in Rupees)
Lieutenant Colonel8,000/-
Major General10,000/-

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NDA Salary Structure (Flying Officers):

Qualification Pay And Grant:

Officers possessing prescribed Qualification receive lump sum Qualification Grant of Rs. 6,000/-, 9,000/-, 15,000/- or 20,000/- as their qualification. The Army Aviators (Pilots) serving in Army Aviation Corps receives pay as per qualification.

Aviators (Pilots) Qualification Pay:

Rank/PositionQualification Pay
(in Rupees)
Master Aviation Instructor500/- p.m.


Senior Aviation Instructor
Class I
400/- p.m.
Senior Aviation Instructor
Class II
280/- p.m.
Aviators holding Master
Green Card
400/- p.m.
Aviators holding
Green Card
280/- p.m

Flying Allowance for Army Aviators (Pilots):

To know about NDA Cadets Salary, have a look on table below.

Rank/PositionFlying Allowance (in Rupees)
Brigadier & above10,500/-
Major to Colonel14,000/-

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NDA Officers Allowances:

Compensatory Field Area Allowance

Compensatory Field Area Allowance is given on the basis of rank and area of posting. Those aspirants who are posted at highly active Field Area Allowance, they receive Rs. 6,780/- to Rs.8, 400/- p.m., Compensatory Field Area Allowance is given Rs. 4,200– 5,200/-p.m. , Compensatory Modified Field Area Allowance: Rs. 1,600/ – 2,000/- p.m. Those who are at High Altitude they receive uncongenial climate allowance. Candidates who are placed at High Altitude category I (9000 feet to 15000 feet and uncongenial Areas below 9000 feet) they receive Rs. 1,060– 11,200 p.m.

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Uniform allowance

Candidates are given uniform allowances in which Initial Outfit allowance is given Rs. 14,000/- and Renewal outfit allowance is received Rs. 3,000/- once in every three years.

Transport Allowance

Candidates who are not benefitted with the facility of Government accommodation they receive transportation allowance for distance within 1 Km from the duty placeor campus housing and that are Rs. 3,200/- p.m. in ‘A-1’ and ‘A’ class cities and Rs. 1,600/- per month at other places.

Beside this Compensatory (City) and Dearness Allowances are same as that of Civilian Gazetted Officers and a kit maintenance allowances is given Rs. 400/- p.m.

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Allowance for Army Aviators (Pilots)

Candidates who are selected for the Army Aviation Corps they receive flying allowance, and below are the following flying allowance of Army Aviators (Pilots)

  • Brigadier & above – Rs. 10,500/-
  • Major to Colonel – Rs. 14,000/-
  • Captain – Rs.11,000/-
  • Lieutenant – Rs. 9,000/-


Candidates who are selected for traoining are required to pay Rs. 4250/ for one time premium and Army Group Insurance fund provide insurance of  Rs.8 Lacs.

Premium of Rs. 770/- per relegated term that is additional will be paid immediately, in case of relegation

When Gentlemen Cadets are moved for further training at IMA, the insurance fund provides insurance of Rs. 40 Lacs without any payment from them.

Retirement Benefits:

Aspirants will be rewarded with the Pension, gratuity and casualty in according to the rules in force by them time to time.

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