Salary of Civil Servants (Government Officials) in Nepal


Government job is considered as one of the safest and high paying job here in Nepal. Each year thousands of youths compete in a rigorous examination every year conducted by Lok Sewa Aayog to get Government Jobs. So, you must be curious to know how much the government officials of Nepal earn. This article gives you the complete knowledge about the salary and benefits of Government officials of Nepal.

In the budget for the fiscal year 2076/77 unveiled on the parliament by Finance Minister Dr. Yuba Raj Khatiwada, Government has decided to hike the salary of non-gazetted government officials (Nayab Subba, Kharidar and Office Assistant) by 20 percent and that of gazetted officials (Section Officer, Deputy Secretary, Joint Secretary and Chief Secretary) by 18 percent. 

The increment was made to increase the morale of the civil servants and lead to effective service delivery to the general public and the nation.

Following the pay hike, the Ministry of Finance released the latest salary sheets for the beneficiaries, which will be effective from Sharwan 2076.  

S.N Position/ Level Starting Salary No of Grade Rate of Grade Total
1 Chief Secretary Rs. 65,140 2 2171 Rs.69482
2 Secretary  Rs. 60,680 2 2023 Rs.64726
3 Joint Secretary Rs.47,380 7 1579 Rs. 58,433
4 Deputy Secretary Rs. 40,380 8 1346 Rs. 51,148
5 Section Officer Rs. 35,990 8 1200 Rs. 45,590
6 Nayab Subba Rs. 28,200 10 940 Rs. 37,600
7 Kharidar Rs.26,610 10 887 Rs. 35,480

The figure below gives information regarding the latest salary of Government Officials of Nepal.