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 7th CPC are as follows :-

'X' Group (Artificer Apprentices Sailors)

'X' Group (Artificer Apprentices Sailors)
RANK Level Pay in Pay Band(Rs.) MSP(Rs.)
Apprentice 3 21700-69100 5200
Artificer V 4 25500-81100 5200
Artificer IV 5 29200-92300 5200
Art III - I 5A 33300-105800 5200
Chief/Art 6 35400-112400 5200
MCPO II 7 44900-142400 5200
MCPO I 8 47600-151100 5200

‘X’ Group Artificer Apprentices Sailors would be eligible for ‘X’ Group Pay @ Rs 3,600/- per month whilst undergoing training and on completion of training post acquiring Diploma approved by AICTE, ‘X’ Group Pay @ 6,200/- per month would be eligible.

'Y' Group (SSR/MR/NMR)

'Y' Group (SSR/MR/NMR)
RANK Level Pay in Pay Band(Rs.) MSP(Rs.)
Seaman II 3 21700-69100 5200
Seaman I 3 21700-69100 5200
Leading Seaman 4 25500-81100 5200
Petty Officer 5 29200-92300 5200
Chief Petty Officer 6 35400-112400 5200
MCPO II 7 44900-142400 5200
MCPO I 8 47600-151100 5200

Pay of Recruits during Training

All recruits shall receive a stipend during their training period at the rate of Rs. 14,600.00 per month. On successful completion of training Military Service Pay, Group ‘X’ pay (if Applicable), Dearness Allowances and allowances of the trade to which they stand allotted less the stipend would be payable..