RPF Constable Salary and Job Profile (Updated)

Indian Railway (IR) is one of the biggest Employee in the world to work with. Serving the Railway passengers to have a safe and smooth journey is the prime objective of an RPF Constable. An RPF/RPSF constable is responsible for maintaining the securities and other work related to Indian Railway. If you too willing to apply for the job then keep in mind that the notification for filling up of 19952 Railway RPF Constable has been released. Throughout the article, every aspect related to RPF Constable Salary and Job profile and other allowances will be discussed.

RPF Constable Recruitment 2017 Notification

RPF Constable Recruitment 2017 Notification

In India, we generally apply for the job which gives the higher salary. As the notification for the Indian Railway RPF Constable Recruitment 2017 has just been published, aspirants are starting their conversation about How much the job will pay us? and What are the benefits and allowances for the job Profile like questions? This article will let you know about the RPF Constable Salary and Job Profile in Indian Railway.

RPF Constable Salary and Job Profile


Before we discuss the pay band for the job, let us discuss the Job Profile of the Indian Railway RPF and RPSF.

Railway RPF Constable Job Profile


In most of the case, the work allotted to an RPF/RPSF Constable may include these –

  • Collecting secret information that influences Railway Security.
  • Tracking all the issues and information that might be threatening for the Railway.
  • Protecting Railway Properties from external and Internal Threats (Like terrorist trespassing, currency exchange and other illegal Trafficking).
  • Maintaining peace and helping Indian Railway passengers to achieve a happy and comfortable journey.

Job Posting of an RPF/RPSF Constables


The job posting of RPF/RPSF Constables can be anywhere around India. It is often regarded as a very unpredicted job. You may be posted in any states of India (where Indian Railway exist).

RPF Constable Salary Structure


A Constable working in Indian Railway Protection force will get the salary in the pay band of Pay Per Month:- 5200 -20200 + Grade Pay Rs. 2000. The salary offered may differ from city to city as followed.

RPF Constable Salary in Class X cities

S. No. Salary and other Allowances Amount
1. Basic Salary 21700/-
2. HRA (24%) 5208/-
3. DA (4%) 868/-
4. Transport Allowance 3600/-
Gross Salary  31270/-

RPF Constable Salary in Class Y cities

S. No. Salary and other Allowances Amount
1. Basic Salary 21700/-
2. HRA (16%) 3472/-
3. DA (4%) 868/-
4. Transport Allowance 3600/-
Gross Salary (Y City) 29636/-

RPF Constable Salary in Class Z cities

S. No. Salary and other Allowances Amount
1. Basic Salary 21700/-
2. HRA (8%) 1734/-
3. DA (4%) 868/-
4. Transport Allowance 3600/-
Gross Salary (Z City) 27902/-

Points to Remember

  • Pay in the Pay Band + Grade Pay which is known as Basic Pay +
  • Dearness Allowance on Basic Pay to compensate the price increase and revised twice a year as per Government of India orders.
  • Transport Allowance is admissible at prescribed rates based on the Grade of pay and classification of cities as per Government of India orders. It ranges from Rs. 400 to 3200/- depending on the city of posting and Grade Pay held by the employee. Dearness Allowance on Transport Allowance is also admissible +
  • House Rent Allowance at prescribed rates on Basic Pay. It varies from 10% to 30% of the Basic Pay depending on the classification of the City of posting as per Government of India orders.

Important Links

Aspirants May Also Check these Important links related to RPF Constable 2017 Recruitment Notification.

Subject Description
Download RPF Constable Recruitment 2017 Official Bulletin (PDF) Click Here
RPF Constable Recruitment 2017 official Notification Click Here
RPF Constable 2017 Admit Card Click Here
Detailed Exam Syllabus for RPF Constable Exam Click Here
Download RPF Constable Previous Year Question Paper Click Here
Recommended Books for RPF Constable 2017  Exam Click Here
RPF Constable  Exam Pattern & Selection Procedure  Click Here

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