UP Home Guard Salary 2021: Monthly Salary, Job Profile, Perks and Benefits

UP Home Guard Salary 2021: Monthly Salary, Job Profile, Perks and Benefits

ByArpit Kumar Jain  |  Updated on: Sep 14, 2021UP Home Guard 2021 Vacancy - UP Home Guard Department soon release the notification. Check Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Online Application Link here
UP Home Guard 2021 Vacancy - UP Home Guard Department soon release the notification. Check Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Online Application Link here
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UP Home Guard Salary 2021

Candidates who wish to join in as UP Home Guard 2021 must go through the details about UP home guard salary 2021. The number of aspirants expected to apply for UP Home Guard Bharti is many for the estimated 19,000+ posts, and the testing levels are challenging. The Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board (UPPRPB) will soon release the official UP Home Guard Salary 2021 details.

The below mentioned UP police home guard salary is as per past notification. The aspirants should motivate themselves to excel in the levels of testing. The monetary compensation could be a great inspiration for it. Continue reading to know the UP Home Guard Salary Structure, job profile, and vacancies for 2021.

Home Guard Salary in UP 2021 

The salary of a UP Home Guard is as per the 7th pay commission. As per the UP home guard salary slip, details are mentioned below. The UP Home Guard Salary Structure 2021 is inclusive of pay as per grade and perks and allowances.

  • The UP Home Guard's salary ranges from INR 5,200 to INR 20,200.
  • Aspirants who clear all levels of testing are recruited for the UP Home Guard post and paid as per the 7th pay commission necessitated by the Indian Government.
  • The Indian Government has regulated the salary, a daily wage paid to selected candidates, as per the Level 3 pay scale.
  • The expected package for UP Home Guard 2021 ranges from INR 62,400 to INR 2,42,400.

The newly appointed Home Guards will assist the Police force in the state with general duties. They will receive their remuneration on day to day basis.

UP Home Guard Net Salary

The UP State Government has fixed the Home Guard's wage for 2021. UP home guard salary per month in hand ranges from INR 5,200 to INR 20,200. The pay includes allowances and perks inclusive of grade pay of INR 2,000.

UP Home Guard Perks and Additional Benefits

In addition to the salary, the UP Home Guard will receive perks and allowances. They are inclusive of basic pay but are limited. They are listed below:
Dearness Allowance 

Only those UP Home Guards who are on duty outside the state receive dearness allowance.

  • Travelling Allowance: The expenses incurred by the UP Home Guard in the discharge of his duty outside the state will receive transport allowance.
  • Medical Care: The UP State Government reimburses the medical expenses and the cost of medicine up to a limit.
  • Maternity Leave: Female Home Guards is eligible for maternity leave.
  • Pollution Hazard Allowance: When on duty, the UP Home Guard is affected by pollution caused by moving traffic. The UP Government issues a Pollution Hazard Allowance which is a percentage of basic pay.
  • Night Shift Allowance: In the course of his duty, the UP Home Guard has to do night shifts. Therefore, he receives a Night Shift allowance for the home guard duty that he does in the night shift.

UP Home Guard Probation Period

The UP Home Guard has a probation period of 1 year. Therefore, they will not be confirmed to a permanent position until they complete the probation period.
The recruited candidates must undergo training for 3 years after the appointment as UP Home Guard. The posting is in any of the various districts of Uttar Pradesh.
The Recruited Home Guard can serve only in that location where he is assigned duty. The Commandant supervises their work who has the authority to remove them from the Home Guard service if the candidate has not undergone the required training.

UP Home Guard Growth and Promotion

The job of UP Home Guard is like that of a contract worker. He is called and assigned a duty only when there is a need. They must assist the police force whenever they are called upon to do so. The growth and promotion of a UP Home Guard are dependent on his Commandant. They grow or are promoted only if the Commandant sanctions.

UP Home Guard Job Profile

The recruited candidates must know their duties and responsibilities as home guards. Their job is to do as instructed by the higher authorities and is generally flexible.

UP Home Guards Duties and Responsibilities

Continue reading to known the responsibilities of the UP Home Guard

  • To Assist the Police force as directed.
  • To maintain internal security.
  • To guard the borders to prevent infiltration.
  • To perform civil and defence duties in areas of the posting.
  • To report to the State Police whenever called for assistance.
  • To maintain law and order during the election at the election centres and polling booth.
  • To control crowds, traffic and to do patrol duty when invited to do.
  • To restore essential services in the area of work.

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  • The UP Home Guard receives basic pay as per payscale level 3 of the 7th pay commission. It includes basic salary, allowance, and perks.

  • The UP Home guard salary 2021 ranges from INR 5,200 to INR 20,200.


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