UP PCS J Salary 2022- UP Judiciary In Hand Salary, Perks, Allowances

UP PCS J Salary 2022- UP Judiciary In Hand Salary, Perks, Allowances

BySATISH KUMAR GUPTA  |  Updated on: Jan 10, 2022
UPPSC PCS J Salary structure, In-Hand Salary, Allowances & Perks judicial servant entitled. Check Civil judge promotion hierarchy , training period and other details.

UPPSC PCS J Salary 2022! There is a significant increment in the judges of High Courts of States after the implementation of the 7th pay commission in the judicial system. Salary is one of the factors that motivate all the aspirants to work hard and get a job. Candidates can check the salary structure, perks & allowances, Judicial Training, Promotion, and more.

UP PCS J Salary & Job Profile 2022, In-Hand Salary, Perks

The stability and respect that are associated with government jobs are unparallel. Among the different types of government jobs, those around judicial services command the highest respect. The judiciaries are seen as custodians of the Indian democracy and considered important members of the society. The salary ad perks associated with most judicial jobs are highly lucrative. In this article, we will discuss the job of a UP civil judge and tell you all about the perks and responsibilities

UP PCS J Salary Structure 2022

UPPCS judges are appointed at level 9 of the service category. The grade pay is Rs 56,100. The gross salary includes the basic, dearness allowance (DA) and a host of other allowance that amounts to Rs 70,000 per month. You can expect an NPS deduction on this which will take down the in-hand salary to Rs 65,000. According to the UP-government laws, the DA for UP PCS Judiciary salary is calculated at 17% of basic.

While this may not seem like a huge figure, the beauty of this profession is the fact that you can easily increase the monetary compensation. When you pass the LLM, the grade pay increase to Rs. 61,300,and the gross becomes Rs 76,000. Thus, by cracking the LLM final examination, you increase the take-home pay to Rs 70,000. 

LLB Rs. 56,100Rs. 9537Rs. 70,000Rs. 65,000
LLMRs 61,300Rs 10,421Rs. 76,000Rs. 70,000

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UP PCS J Perks & Allowances

Other than the lucrative UP PCS J salary, the job of a civil judge in UP comes with a host of their facilities. They get free accommodation, utility bills, vehicle facilities, and maintenance allowance for their vehicle. 

Travel allowance for self and dependents is another major perk of this judicial post. Please note that not all of these are granted during the training stage. However, on successful completion of the training, your service is confirmed, and you get all these facilities.

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UPPSC Judicial Training 2022

Now that you know that there is a training period, let us delve into the details of the training. For the first 15 days of your training, you will be in the record room and study cases. This will give you a picture of the things to expect from your job. For the next 45 days, you will get access to be a part of the court audience and witness its proceedings.

The next three months are the most important in your judicial training. You will go to the prestigious Judicial Training and Research Institute, Lucknow to attend phase I of classroom training. Renowned lawyers, law professors, and former judges will take the sessions to prepare you for the legal journey ahead.

Post the classroom training, you will return to your home court. For the next 6 to 7 months, you will be tagged to a senior judiciary member. You are expected to assist them and pick up on-the-job skills.

The next 3 months will take you back to the Judicial Training and Research Institute, Lucknow for the second phase of classroom lessons. At this stage, you will fine-tune your skills and prepare yourself for the responsibilities that are in store for you. Over the next nine months, you will begin presiding over cases independently.

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UP PCS J Promotion and Job Stability

The career tractor of a civil judge is one of the immense opportunities. The initial posting happens as an Additional Civil Judge in the Junior Division or as a Judicial Magistrate. While the two posts are identical in the judicial hierarchy, civil judges will be restricted to civil cases. Any criminal case will be dealt with by judicial magistrates.

Professionals who begin their career as Judicial Magistrates will be promoted to Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate (ACJM). Civil Judges in the Junior Division will be promoted as Additional Civil Judge (Senior Division).  In both cases, the next promotion is as the Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM). 

The top-performing CJMs get promoted to Additional District and Session Judge. The final promotion is to the position of the District and Session Judge. Understand that with each promotion there is a significant boost to the salary and other perks that are associated with the job. Civil judges in UP retire at the age of 60. However, some of the top-performing District and Session Judgers find their way to the High Court where the retirement age is 62 years.

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UPPSC PCS J Exam Salary FAQs

  • Typically, civil judges are transferred every three months. In exceptional cases, this may be extended. While you can expect a good number of transfers in your tenure, these will be restricted to urban areas of the state.

  • Irrespective of whether you are an LLB or an LLM, the cumulative allowance remains unaltered at Rs. 5000.

  • Civil judges are reimbursed several utility bills such as phone bills, electricity bills, and water bills.

  • Please note that the CJM is a senior judicial post. People holding such an important position are expected to tackle both civil and criminal cases.

  • While you join the role of a civil judge, you will be in probation period. Based on your performance in the training period and the available vacancy, your service will be confirmed. For most civil judges, the confirmation happens within the first two years of service.


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