Pay Scale of Sailors

The Indian Navy

As compared to other profession in the civilian world, the Indian Navy has a great deal to offer to young men and women.

The Indian Navy

All the sailors have been divided into two group viz 'X' and 'Y'. Artificer Apprentices fall under 'X' group and rest of the sailors in group 'Y'. Pay scales in respect of sailors as per NI 1/S/08 are as follows:-

'X' Group (Artificer Apprentices Sailors)

'X' Group (Artificer Apprentices Sailors)
RANK PAY BAND Pay in Pay Band(Rs.) Grade Pay(Rs.) MSP(Rs.) X Group Pay(Rs.)
Apprentice PB-1 5200 - 20200 2000 2000 1400
Artificer V PB-1 5200 - 20200 2400 2000 1400
Artificer IV PB-1 5200 - 20200 2800 2000 1400
Art III - I PB-2 9300-34800 3400 2000 1400
Chief/Art PB-2 9300-34800 4200 2000 1400
MCPO II PB-2 9300-34800 4600 2000 1400
MCPO I PB-2 9300-34800 4800 2000 1400

'Y' Group (SSR/MR/NMR)

'Y' Group (SSR/MR/NMR)
RANK PAY BAND Pay in Pay Band(Rs.) Grade Pay(Rs.) MSP(Rs.)
Seaman II PB-1 5200 - 20200 2000 2000
Seaman I PB-1 5200 - 20200 2400 2000
Leading Seaman PB-1 5200 - 20200 2800 2000
Petty Officer PB-1 5200 - 20200 2800 2000
Chief Petty Officer PB-2 9300-34800 4200 2000
MCPO II PB-2 9300-34800 4600 2000
MCPO I PB-2 9300-34800 4800 2000

Pay of Recruits during Training

All recruits shall receive a stipend during their training period at the rate of Rs. 5700 per month. On successful completion of training Grade Pay, Military Service Pay, Group 'X' pay (if applicable), Dearness Allowance and allowances of the trade to which they stand allotted less the stipend already paid. The rate of stipend will be increased by 50% every time the DA payable on revised pay band goes up by 50%.