ISRO Scientist Salary 2023, Basic Pay, After 7th Pay Commission, Job Profile, Perks and Allowances, Growth and Promotion

ISRO Scientist Salary 2023: The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) holds hiring process every year for the post of Scientist/ Engineer ‘SC’ to appoint dynamic engineering graduates. The salary of an ISRO Scientist basically lies between Rs.15600 – Rs. 39100 per month to Rs. 75,500 -Rs. 80,000 per month.  Working at ISRO is one of the best opportunity that one should not miss. ISRO is the most reputed work field for all the engineers. Along with the ISRO Scientist salary, the employees also receive numerous perks and benefits they are eligible for.

The ISRO Scientists pay scale/ band is different for grade C, grade B and grade A. However, the salary varies according to the positions of candidates in ISRO. Apart from the basic salary of ISRO scientists, they will be benefited from various other perks from the central government of India for instance TA Allowances, HRA allowances, DA allowances, and other retirement benefits. Moreover, the ISRO scientists are recruited through the All India entrance exam. They need to qualify this national level exam in order to be hired in ISRO. To know more about ISRO Scientist Salary 2023, allowances, perks and benefits, etc. read on the full article given in the below section.

ISRO Scientist Salary 2023 Job Profile

Those candidates who are recruited for the post will have to serve a probation period of 1 year. An ISRO Scientist needs to follow the following tasks and responsibilities:

  • Develop, design and test different systems
  • Conducting research and experiment
  • Managing subordinate staff and guide them
  • Reporting day to day activities to higher authorities

ISRO Scientist Salary 2023

Posts Pay Band
Distinguished Scientist INR 75,500 -INR 80,000
Outstanding Scientist INR 67,000 -INR 79,000
H & G- Scientist/ Engineer INR 37,400 – INR 67,000
SG- Scientist/ Engineer INR 37,400 – INR 67,000
SF- Scientist/ Engineer INR 37,400 – INR 67,000
SE & SD- Scientist/ Engineer INR 15,600 – INR 39,100

Salary After 7th Pay Commission

After the 7th Pay Commission, ISRO has revised the salary and allowances for ISRO Scientist. The monthly basic pay of Rs. 15,600 will be increased with grade pay of Rs. 6,600. The maximum salary for an ISRO Scientist engineer will be Rs. 80,000 per monthly with the consistent increase in the grade pay. The details for the same are as hereby:

Posts Grade Pay
H & G- Scientist/ Engineer INR 10,000
SG- Scientist/ Engineer INR 8,900
SF- Scientist/ Engineer INR 8,700
SE- Scientist/ Engineer INR 7,600
SD- Scientist/ Engineer INR 6,600

ISRO Scientist Salary 2023 Facilities/ Perks

ISRO scientist salary comprises of various facilities/ perks and allowances; some of the allowances are awarded to the employees on a monthly basis, while other benefits are offered yearly. Moreover, ISRO scientists are also eligible to access some of the benefits even after their service period.

The allowances awarded to ISRO scientists includes:

  • Dearness Allowance
  • Travel Allowance
  • Provident Fund
  • Performance Related incentive scheme
  • Pension
  • House Rent Allowance
  • Medical facilities for employees and dependents

After the 7th pay commission, the department has introduced new changes to the allowances of an ISRO Scientist. The revised changes after the 7th pay commission are mentioned hereby:

  • Employees are offered DA (Dearness allowance) of 113 percent per month.
  • HRA allowance varies as per city class. The HRA (House Rent Allowance) varies from 10 per cent – 30 per cent of the basic pay.
  • The TA (Transport Allowance) ranges from Rs. 400 to Rs. 3,200.
  • DA (Dearness allowance) for transport allowance is also allowable.

ISRO Scientist Promotion and Growth

Besides the increase in the ISRO Scientist salary 2023, in the case that you maintain your good work, ISRO as an association will grow enormously. The basic growth for ISRO Scientists and Engineers follows a disciplined schedule and always promoting them to scientist posts with varying grades. Employees’ dedication to the department/ organization will be tested, an audit advisory group will be set up, and promotion will be made as necessary. In case the board does not approve of your work, then you are required to wait an extra 4 years until the next evaluation/ promotion.

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