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Mayor Mahapaur Pay Scale Grade Pay Salary Slip Allowance Under 7th Pay Commission
Mayor is the highest post in any municipal corporation of any city in India. Kolkata, Mumbai, Delhi, Gwalior, Chennai, Kota, Hyderabad and all other cities, small villages and towns have different municipal government and Mayor represents the head of all the municipal corporations. Like the post the responsibility of the Mayor is also quite important in any city, town or village. Mostly all the activities, be it education, law, traffic, construction or anything related to city’s development is supervised by the two people, Mayor and the local councillor. Having so much important role, the city Mayors receive quite a lower salary compare to MLA or ministers.
Mayor Mahapaur Pay Scale
As mentioned that the pay scale of the Mayor is quite low compared to the salary of an MLA. In southern part of the country when an MLA draws pay scale of Rs. 55, 000/- per month, a Mayor gets Rs. 4,900/- a month.
Generally the Mayor falls under the pay band 1 in Municipal government pay scale. The pay scale of the Mayor ranges from Rs. 4900/- to Rs. 16, 200/- per month. This is the basic pay scale that a Mayor from any city draws each month.
The monthly salary of the Mayor starts from as low as Rs. 4900/-. During the service they can expect increments which give them 3% salary hike on each increment. As mentioned that the Mayor falls under the pay band 1, their basic salary can rise up to Rs. 16, 200/- per month after increments during their services.
Mayor Grade Pay
Under the pay band 1 the Grade Pay is Rs. 1700/- per month. The Mayor gets grade pay of Rs. 1700/- per month along with the basic salary. The grade pay is not same for all the Mayors in all different cities. Also it varies from village to village and different towns. As a whole on an average the Grade pay of the Mayor ranges between Rs. 1500 to Rs. 1700/- .
The allowances the Mayor receives are the same as any other government employee under pay band 1 receives. The allowances include, House rent allowance, Dearness Allowances, Travel Allowances, Vehicle Allowances and so on.
The Mayors of the cities also receive some of the facilities other than these basic allowances. The facilities are mentioned in the next segment.
The main facility that a Mayor receives is the Conveyance Facility. Each mayor from each city gets a car with red light from the government of India. The other facilities like Housing quarter, Mobile bills, Electricity bills, Pension after retirement are some of the basic facilities they receive.
Benefits under 7th Pay Commission
- As per the recommendation of the 7th pay commission, the salary of the Mayor was proposed to rise by 100% in some states like Punjab. That means, the Mayors, who are getting 6000/- per month now, will get 12000/- after the 7th pay commission.
- But as per the repost of the 7th CPC, the salary of the Mayor has raised by 23% not by the 100%. The facilities and the allowances will be same as before.
Mayor Pay Scale
|Pay Scale||4900 – 16200/- per month|
|Under 7th CPC||23% hike on the current salary|