KVS Salary Structure & Other Benefits

Dear Readers,

Teaching Job in KVS is the best job of a teacher in comparison to all govt. and private school teaching jobs in India.This is one of the reputed posts & it’s pay scale/ salary is also good. KVS is known for its perks and benefits and I am sure it is something that every one of you would like to have. KVS is the most seeking/ desirable job in govt. Education sector. It’s a system of central government schools in India that have been instituted under the aegis of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD).

It offers the best salary among all teaching jobs in govt. sectors.Read more to know about salary structure, scope, growth, and benefits of teaching job in KVS!

It comprises over a thousand schools in India and three abroad. We have received lots of queries regarding the KVS i.e it’s salary, allowance & other benefits, promotion criteria, educational qualification etc.
☛ Why should we choose KVS?

There are so many benefits of becoming a part of this institution:

Salary: Their salary structure is according to 7th pay commission and the detailed pay scale for the various posts of KVS is given below.
Special Provisions for Women Employees: There is a special facility for women employee i.e maternity leave of 6 months with paid salary as well as transfer facility in your hometown within a year.
The scope of Growth: There is a provision of increment on annual basis as well as there is at the most chance of promotion of the candidate from PRT to TGT and so on, on the basis of their performance as well as on experience. 
Limited Working Hours as well as Working Days: As we all know that teaching is 5-6 hrs. job only & in which there are approx. 220-250 working days in a year. 
Work Life Balance: You can make a good co-ordination in between your work life with your family life. You don’t have work pressure in this field i.e you have enough time for yourself which you spend with your family or spent it on to learn any skill. 

“Choose a job you love & you will never have to work a day in your life”

This is the place where you get the scope of growth & development i.e 

As per their qualification, the government is paying very good salary to their staff. 
According to the 7th pay commission, the salary structure of the following posts are:


♦ The maximum age limit for PRT posts is 30 years.
♦ Pay Band: 9300-34,800/-
♦ Grade Pay: 4200/-
♦ Basic Pay: 35,400/- (according to 7th pay commission)

As we all know the maximum age of mostly teaching jobs is approx. 40 years. So, according to it, the basic pay of a primary teacher in their first year of the job is 35,400. 
After that, they will also get incentives in the duration of their work period of 40 years. 

In case they will get promotion from PRT to TGT in their 5th year of job, then their grade pay will increase from 4200 to 4600 & they will get the basic pay according to it which is 50,500.


 The maximum age limit for TGT posts is 35 years.
♦ Pay Band: 9300-34,800/-
♦ Grade Pay: 4600/-
♦ Basic Pay: 44,900/- (according to 7th pay commission)

The basic pay of a trained-graduate teacher is 44,900 in their first year of job & after that, they will get incentives.

Similarly, if they get promotion from TGT to PGT, then their grade pay will increase from 4600 to 4800.


The maximum age limit for PGT posts is: 40 years.
♦ Pay Band: 9300-34,800/-
♦ Grade Pay: 4800/-
♦ Basic Pay: 47,600/- (according to 7th pay commission)

The basic pay of a post-graduate teacher is 47,600 in their first year of job & after that, they will get their incentive.

Similarly, if they get promotion from PGT to Principal, then their grade pay, as well as pay scale, will increase from 4800 to 7600 & pay band is 15600 to 39100.

☛ Principal

♦ The minimum & maximum age limit for PGT posts is 35 to 50 years.
♦ Pay Band: 15600-39,100/-
♦ Grade Pay: 7600/-
♦ Basic Pay: 78,800/- (according to 7th pay commission)

The basic pay of a principal is 78,800 in their first year of job & after that, they will get their incentive.

So, this was all that one should know about the salary component & other benefits of KVS Teaching Posts. So friends, we are sure that these monetary benefits are enough to encourage you all. Don’t miss the brilliant opportunity of getting the teaching job in KVS.

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