UPSSSC Forest Guard Salary 2024 per month & Pay Scale

If you want to know about the salary and pay scale details of UP Vanrakshak (Forest Guard) posts, then you can know about them here on this page.
Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission released vacancy for Forest Guard (Van Rakshak) and Vanya Jeev rakshak posts.
Total 655 Posts are to be filled in this advt. A huge number of candidates apply for these posts.

UPSSSC Forest Guard Salary 2024 (Total & Net) & Pay Scale

As per the notification published by UPSSSC, a fresh appointed candidate for this post gets the pay scale of Rs. 5200-20200 plus grade pay Rs. 1900 in the level 2 of Uttar Pradesh pay matrix. You can calculate the basic pay of forest guard as many of the allowances will be based on this. The starting basic pay of this post is Rs. 19900 per month.

UPSSSC Forest Guard Salary Structure 2024:

You can calculate salary on Based on the this pay scale. The total salary will be around Rs. 30100-33100 after adding all allowances. HRA depends on what is the area of posting area. Net salary after deducting taxes and NPS, will be approx. Rs. 28100-30100 per month.

UP Forest Guard salary 2024 will be higher in X class cities where high percentage of HRA is paid while HRA will be less for Z class cities. Also candidate is given National Pension Scheme in which around 10% of his basic pay is deducted every month.

UP Vanrakshak Pay Scale
Rs. 5200-20200 Grade Pay Rs. 1900/-
Total Salary after adding all allowances
Around Rs. 30100-33100
Cash In Hand Salary per month
Rs. 28100-30100


  • Dearness Allowance : 42% of basic pay from January 2023
  • HRA: depending on class of posting in Metro / Urban / Rural area.
  • Other allowances as applicable from time to time.
Know UPSSSC Cane Supervisor Cut off marks
UPSSSC released advertisement no. 05-Exam/2019 for forest guard posts for which forms were filled from 18 July to 08 August 2019. A candidate has to be of 18-40 years of age and 12th pass to apply. Selection process consists of written exam, physical efficiency test, physical measurement test and medical examination.
UP Government Employees are given several allowances which includes Dearness allowance, House Rant Allowance, Washing allowance, Travelling Allowance, Leaves etc. Dearness allowance is increased every six month in adjustment. Also candidates are given increment every year which increases their basic pay and thus total pay. Also Forest Guard posts are given promotions after some years of service.
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