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AFCAT Salary 2016-2017 IAF Officer Starting Salary / Pay & Allowances

Here we will give you details on Latest AFCAT Salary 2016 - 2017 for the Officer posts. The starting salary / Gross salary / cash in hand, pay scale, allowances for this job had been detailed here. Current IAF Officer Starting Salary / Allowances / Scales can be checked from below. Do you want to apply for IAF AFCAT and want to know what will be the salary when you are selected. Every candidate should know what will be the salary / pay scale/ allowances & benefits he/she will be getting after being selected for officer posts. The AFCAT Salary Structure 2016 is provided below. This AFCAT Salary 2016 details is LATEST UPDATED as per AFCAT 01/2016 notification.


AFCAT Salary, Pay Scale & Allowances 2016 - 2017

The selection process consists of written exam and interview. After selection, candidates will be paid the following scales of Pay and perks / benefits.
IAF offers the following pay and allowances
Pay and Allowances:- Flying Officers will be entitled to Pay in Pay Band of Rs. 15,600 -
39,100 per month along with Grade Pay, Military Service Pay, Dearness Allowance, Kit
Maintenance Allowance, Transport Allowance. In addition, other allowances are applicable based on nature of duty / place of posting and would include Flying Allowance, Technical Allowance, Field Area Allowance, Special Compensatory (Hill area) Allowance, Special Force Allowance, Siachin Allowance, Island Special Duty Allowance, Test Pilot & Flight Test Engineer Allowance, Hard Area Allowance and Remote Locality Allowance. On successful completion of Training, the newly Commissioned Flying Officers would be entitled to approximate gross monthly emoluments in different branches including Transport Allowance of major cities as follows:-
(a) Flying Branch:- Rs. 80,238/-
(b) Technical Branch:- Rs. 69,238/-
(c) Ground Duty Branches :- Rs. 66,738/-
This is IAF Officer salary that will be offered as new recruit. Along with it, the benefits offered are -
Benefits:- In addition to the Pay & Allowances, Officers are entitled to Furnished
Accommodation, Comprehensive Medical Cover for self and dependants, Leave Travel
Concession, Leave (60 days Annual and 20 days Casual) subject to service exigency, supply of entitled rations, canteen & Officers’Mess facilities and many more.

Insurance for Officer posts : - Rs. 50 Lakh Insurance Cover (on contribution) is applicable to serving officers.
Additional cover of Rs. 10 Lakh (on contribution) is applicable to Flying Branch Officers.

TA for Commissioned officers:- Traveling Allowance by the shortest route for AC-III Tier Mail/ Express Trains to and fro for the journey from the place of Call Up or departure (whichever is nearer) is admissible. Change of address, if any, must be intimated to the Board well before your arrival. You shall furnish the railway ticket/ bus ticket (hard copy) to the Board, failing which no TA will be paid. For all other modes of travel, TA will be admissible as per the government authorized rules. No TA is admissible, if you have already appeared for the same type of entry at any of the Selection Boards.

This page will be updated as soon as there is any increase in AFCAT Salary / Pay Scales / Starting salary.