Top 3 Highest Paying Government Jobs in India

by Rahul Sharma Writer
VBSPU Result 2019 will be declared soon, making it necessary that you start preparing for the government sector for a secure and stable career. But before you start reading for any particular examination for that purpose, it’s important you make a list of all the things you want from your government job. While security, less competition, allowances, residence, etc. have always been the top perks this job sector, a recent entrant that’s has taken the world of employment by storm, after multiple pay commissions, is a high-end salary. Today, even the government officials get to enjoy all the materialistic pleasures that their contemporaries in the private sector have been enjoying till now. Hence, it becomes important that you revise your job priority depending on the financial compensation you expect and deserve from it.

And to help your cause, let us have look at 3 government jobs of India having the highest salary package.

The Indian Foreign Services (IFS) came into existence after the East India company decided in 1783 to form a governing body that could represent the interests of British India on foreign soils. The job profile of foreign officers went through multiple transformation post India’s independence to reach its current state. After clearing the UPSC examination for civil services, a foreign officer is trained to represent the interests of Indian Republic as an Indian diplomat serving in various nations. The official has to serve for a period of 3 years, generally, in every country that he is posted in. An IFS’s starting salary is around USD 5000 and is revised to meet the living standard of the country he or she is posted in.

Scientist (DRDO/ISRO)
Scientists of both DRDO (Defence Research and Development Organisation) and ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation)have a responsibility of tremendous order as they have to make sure that the nation’s technological pace and interests are looked after in the most effective way possible. Only the best engineering and scientific minds are selected by the organisations to take on such responsibility. Candidates selected for the job are given a salary package of 55,000 to 60,000 p.m, along with other benefits like residential space, transport allowances, yearly bonuses, etc.

Engineers (PSU/Railways)
Government sectors always have a special place for skilled professionals holding a degree in Engineering. Engineering graduates getting into PSUs or Indian Railways enjoy a plethora of benefits, ranging from home allowances to subsidies in children education. PSU Navaratnas ,like  Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL),Container Corporation of India Limited (CCIL), Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL), etc., and Maharatnas, like Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL),Coal India Limited (CIL),Indian Oil Corporation Limited  (IOCL), give a package of Rs.55,000 app. along with other benefits to their new engineers. Other benefits include subsidized rations, children education, vehicle allowance, government quarters, etc. 

Indian railways too doesn’t lag much when it comes to luring promising engineering graduates with financial benefits. Similar benefits listed above are provided to employees, along with certain perks that only railway personnel could enjoy. Like subsidized railways tickets, monthly passes, etc.

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