In this post we will discuss the salary of staff nurse and nursing Officer in India. we will give salary of staff nurse in private hospitals. we will also inform about starting salary of staff nurse in government sector.
Salary of staff nurse in Central Government departments like ESIC, AIIMS, RRB, CGHS is almost similar. Some organizations like AIIMS recruit as nursing offcicer but pay scale is same. Various local bodies like MCD and some state government also provide the salary on same line.
Salary of Staff Nurse In Private Hospitals
The starting salary of staff nurse in private hospital varies. It depends on weather the hospital is small or big, and also its recruitment policies.
Starting salary of staff nurse in small Nursing homes and hospitals range from 15000 to 20000 rupees Per Month.
Reputed hospitals in private sector provide starting salary is in the range of of 25000 to 40000 rupees per month.
However nurses with special training and higher education can command higher salaries.
Salary Of Staff Nurse In Central government Departments
In government sector staff nurses are recruited at level 7 according to 7th pay commission. or at grade pay 4600 according to 6th pay commission. The starting basic pay of staff nurse at level 7 is 44900 rupees per month.
In Tier 1 metro cities like Delhi Mumbai Bengaluru Hyderabad staff nurse will get 24% h r a allowance. staff nurses also get nursing allowance 7200 rupees per month according to 7th pay commission. other allowances are also given like travel allowance and dearness allowance.
So gross starting salary of RRB staff nurse, AIIMS staff nurse, ESIC staff nurse, CGHS staff nurse will be around 67000 rupees per month. this is The salary of GNM staff nurse. BSc nursing staff nurse get more Allowance. So Gross salary is around 70000 rupees.
The in hand salary of staff nurse will be 5000 to 6000 lower than the gross salary, because some salary is cut for National pension scheme and medical charges etc.
Staff nurse also get some more benefit like dress allowances, medical benefits, children’s benefits etc.
Salary Of Staff Nurse In State Governments
State Government the salary of staff nurse is generally lower as compared to department controlled by the central government.
States like Delhi , Punjab, Maharashtra and Bihar pay good salaries to the staff nurse. Comparable to central government in the range of 55 to 70 thousand per month. Also the southern states like Kerala pay good salaries.
While on the other hand states like Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, West Bengal, Odisha, Gujarat etc pay lesser salaries. Usually in the range 30000 to 40000 rupees per month.
Salary of staff nurse on Contract
Salary of staff nurse on contract vary from 15000 to 40000 rupees per month across departments. States which pay less salary to regular staff nurse pay lesser salaries to contact nurses also. Departments which pay good salary to permanent staff nurse pay respectable salary to contract nurse.
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