How much Salary Increase in the Budget 2020-21, Pay Scales Revised or not?


Islamabad (Web Desk ) Government is working on different options regarding the salary increase in the budget 2020-2021. Some sources are claiming that there are chances that scales might be revised by merging all the Adhoc relief allowances of 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019 and an increase of 10%  to 20% is expected on running basic after merging all Adhoc relief allowances. While on the other hand some sources are claiming that there will be a 50% increase in the salaries from BPS-1 to 16 and 30 increase in the salaries from Grade 17 and above.

Salary Increase 2020-2021 according to Budget New Pay scales

There is an extra burden on Pakistan's economy due to COVID 19. Since the last three years no major benefit provided to Government Servants regarding an increase in salary  Government is working on different options for facilitating her employees from every aspect such as enhancement of house rent and house requisition, medical allowance, conveyance allowance, computer allowance, etc. Some sources claim that after the merging of Adhoc relief allowance 10 to 15 % salary increase on basic pay is expected. Expected Salary increase in the federal budget 2020-21 will be finalized after the cabinet meeting which will be held before the budget. The budget is expected by the mid of June 2020. In the federal Budget 2017 the government has already revised the Pay Scales which benefited all the employees especially newly recruited personnel and the pensioners.

Updates on Salary Increase in the Budget 2020-21

The latest information regarding the salary increase are appearing on social media and electronic media. There are rumors too.

Government Employees Associations and Unions had already started agitation to put pressure on the Government for the salary increase in the current fiscal year budget. An important thing to note here is that it will be the 2nd budget of the present government, so people are expecting a lot from the Government. No major benefit was seen for Government employees in the last budget as per their claims.  Let see what will happen in reality.

Expected Salary increase in budget 2020-21 is 10% to 20% but it is not confirmed yet. Once the federal government decided regarding salary increase, provincial governments of Punjab, Balochistan, KPK, and Sindh will follow the same increases in their provincial budget announcements.

This revised pay scales charts 2020-21 are floating on social media are just rumors till now. This Revised Pay Scale Chart 2020 will surely help to estimate the expected revised pay of the employees if announced by Government. Once the budget meeting of the cabinet finalized all the decisions especially salary increase in the budget 2020-21 nothing can be said.  T

Instead of focusing on rumors let wait and see what the government decides. You can check your increase accordingly and annual increment via this chart as soon as it is available. Prime Minister Imran had assured many times that they will give good information to government employees regarding salary increase in their previous speeches. Not only this thousands of new jobs will also be created this year for the young generation of Pakistan.

Salary Increase for Pak Army Personnel

An office memorandum regarding the increase in salary of Pak Army Personnel also show an increase of 20% salary in the budget 2020-21 circulating on social media. Check it below:-

Salary Increase of Pak Army Officers and Officials Personnel in the budget 2020-21