TGC Army Salary 2021

TGC Army Salary 2021

ByDhruv Kumar  |  Updated on: Jul 27, 2021
TGC Army 133 Notification has been released for a total of 40 vacancies. Male and eligible candidates can apply online for TGC Army 133 2021 exam. Check out more details such as application form, eligibility criteria, selection process, salary, promotion criteria and more.
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TGC 133 Salary 2021

The attractive pay scales, perks and benefits associated with TGC 133 Salary 2021 attract the attention of many aspirants all across the country. The TGC 133 has published notification for IMA, Dehradun on 25th February’2021, announcing 40 vacancies.

After selection in the TGC 133 and completing the training at the Indian Military Academy, Dehradun, the candidates will be given the rank of Lieutenant. Before interested candidates apply for the TGC 133 Selection Process 2021, they must know all the details of the TGC 133 Salary Structure and other allowances, perks and benefits associated with it.  

We have collated all details regarding TGC 133 Salary 2021 and presented the same in this article to help you make an informed decision.

Rank-Wise TGC 133 Pay Scale

The Indian Army decides the pay scale of the army officers according to their ranks. They decide everything, including TGC 133 Basic Pay, allowances, and other perks. Lieutenant is the rank given to all entrants. The pay scale of a Lieutenant is the lowest among all ranks. TGC 133 Salary Structure for each rank is pre-decided and different. The Pay scale of Indian Army officers has been shown in the table below to help you clearly see the picture of the different pay scales applicable to offerers holding different ranks.

Rank Wise TGC 133 Pay Scale

Pay Level


Pay in Rupees



₹ 56,100 - 1,77,500



₹ 61,300 - 1,93,900



₹ 69,400 - 2,07,200


Lt Colonel

₹ 1,21,200 - 2,12,400



₹ 1,30,600 - 2,15,900



₹ 1,39,600 - 2,17,600


Major General

₹ 1,44,200 - 2,18,200


Lt General/HAG Scale

₹ 1,82,800 - 2,24,000


HAG Scale(Admissible to 1/3rd of the total strength of LT General)

₹ 2,05,400 - 2.24,400



₹ 2,25,000 (fixed)



₹ 2,50,000 (fixed)

TGC 133 Salary 2021 Allowances

The cadets are given many allowances other than their salary based on the rank that they are serving in. This adds up to the salary and makes it attractive. Mentioned below are the mail allowances included in the TGC 133 Salary 2021:

  • Flying Allowance (Army Aviators) - For Level 10 and above - ₹ 25,000 p. m. fixed
  • Fixed Stipend of the Cadet who are Training - ₹ 56,100 pm during his training at the IMA
  • MSP (Military Service Pay) - ₹ 15,500

TGC 133 Salary 2021 Other Allowances

Other than the allowances mentioned above, the cadets are subjected to receive quite a few other allowances like DA, Siachen, Para, Field Area Allowances along with their basic TGC 133 Salary 2021.

The TGC 133 Salary structure also includes the following allowances for the cadets:

TGC 133 Allowances



Dearness allowance and Kit maintenance allowance

As applicable

Para Jump Instructor allowance

₹ 10500/-pm

Army Group Insurance Schemes

As applicable

Para Reserve allowance

₹ 2625/-pm

Ration in Kind

As applicable

Technical Alice (Tier-I)

₹ 3000/-pm

Technical Allowance (Tier-II)

₹ 4500/-pm

Siachen Allowance -

₹ 42,500

Para allowance

₹ 10500/-pm

Field Area Allowance

As applicable

High Altitude Allowance

As applicable

Transport Allowance (TPTA)

As Applicable

Project allowance

₹ 3400/-pm

Children Education Allowance -

₹ 2,250 per child for only the elder child out of two children.

Special Forces allowance

₹ 25000/-pm

Uniform Allowance

₹ 20,000 per year

Hostel Subsidy

As applicable

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Indian Army TGC Exam Salary FAQs

  • The fixed stipend for cadet training is ₹ 56,100 pm during his training at the IMA.

  • The salary structure is decided by the Indian Army, and it is fixed. It may or may not be revised as per the discretion of the Indian Army.

  • The rank of Lieutenant is the lowest rank, and the lowest salary is ₹ 56,100  - 1,77,500.

  • The last date for applying for the TGC 133 was 26th March 2021.

  • Yes, TGC 133 Salary Structure has a lot of allowances for the cadets. A comprehensive list has been given above for your reference.

  • The Military Service Pay amount is ₹ 15,500.

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