FCI Watchman Salary 2024 Pay Scale as per IDA Pattern

Here you can check FCI Watchman Salary 2024 per month (total and net) and pay scale. Food Corporation of India (FCI), one of the largest Public Sector Undertaking, has advertised for 380 Posts of Watchman (Chowkidar) for Haryana amd 860 Posts for Punjab in 2021. These posts have been advertised to be filled in various offices and depots of the corporation. Selection of candidates is to be done through written exam and physical test.

Check FCI Watchman Salary 2024 and Pay Scale

The pay scale of Watchman in FCI as per IDA pattern is S-1 Rs. 23300-64000 as mentioned in the advertisement of Punjab and Haryana circles. After adding all allowances to basic pay, Total salary become around Rs. 34100-40600 depending on allowances.

You can check Approximate details from below.

FCI Watchman Salary 2024 per month:

  • Pay Scale (IDA pattern): Rs. 23300/- to Rs. 64000/-
  • Starting Basic pay for new appointments: Rs. 23300 per month
  • Total Salary in starting as per Rs. 23300 Basic pay (including all allowances) for new appointments: Around Rs. 34100-40600 per month
  • Annual Increment: 3% of basic pay per year
  • Last basic pay on this post: Rs. 64000 per month

Allowances given:

  • Dearness Allowance (IDA pattern): currently 39.2% of basic pay
  • House Rent Allowance (HRA) – 9%, 18%, 27% depending on posting
  • Conpensatory Allowance based on Location
  • Medical Allowance
  • Superannuation etc.


  • CPF
  • Gratuity
  • Leave Travel Concession
  • Leave Encashment
  • Medical reimbursement
  • Overtime Allowance
  • Annual Increment – 3% of basic pay
  • Perks and allowances subject to a ceiling of 35% of revised basic pay

Please note that above shown salary may be higher / lower depending on allowances given by FCI.

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