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KVS Teacher Revised Salary 2022 For PGT, TGT, PRT Post, DA, HRA, DR

KVS Teacher Salary: The Cabinet Committee has approved again increasing the Dearness Allowance to Central Government  Teachers i.e. KVS and Dearness Relief to pensioners with effect from 1 Jan 2022 to 34%. Earlier Dearness Allowance was given to Central Government  Teachers was 31 % which has increased by 3 % . With the new addition, the Committee released an additional instalment of Dearness Allowance to Central Government employees and Dearness Relief (DR) to pensioners w.e.f. 1.1.2022 represents an increase of 3% over the existing rate of 31% of the Basic Pay / Pension, to compensate for the price rise. As per the 7th pay commission, Housing Rent Allowance(HRA) will also be revised as Dearness Allowance (DA) increased to 34 %. Here, we explained the revised salary, DA, HRA, DR of KVS Teachers.

KVS Teacher Salary 2022: 

KVS Notification will be released at any time and aspirants must be looking forward to applying for this major KVS recruitment 2022. As per the latest information regarding the KVS vacancy, KVS is going to release a tentative 7000+ PRT, PGT, TGT vacancies this year. KVS schools provide a secure job with an attractive salary and other allowances. We encourage you to apply for the KVS recruitment 2022.

It is necessary to know about the KVS Salary Structure as it provides you with the required knowledge about the post one will be getting after the appointment. Now, let’s Check out the KVS Post wise salary structure along with the in-hand salary, job profile, perks, and other allowances.

KVS Teacher Salary 2022 For PGT, TGT & PRT


Pay Scale Entry Scale: Rs. 9300-34800 with Grade Pay of Rs. 4200/-
Senior Scale: Rs.9300-34800 with Grade Pay of Rs. 4600/-
Selection Scale: Rs.9300-34800 with Grade Pay of Rs.4800/-
Entry Scale: Rs. 9300-34800 with Grade Pay of Rs. 4600/-
Senior Scale: Rs.9300-34800 with Grade Pay of Rs. 4800
Selection Scale: Rs.9300-34800 with Grade Pay of Rs.5400/-
Entry Scale: Rs. 9300-34800 with Grade Pay of Rs. 4800/-
Senior Scale: Rs.15600-39100 with Grade Pay of Rs.5400/-
Selection Scale: Rs.15600-39100 with Grade Pay of Rs.6600/-
Grade Pay Rs 4200 Rs 4600 Rs 4800
Basic Pay Rs 35400 Rs 44900 Rs 47600
Revised  DA  ( 34%) Rs 12036 Rs 15266 Rs 16184
HRA (24% of basic ) Rs 3240 Rs 4110 Rs 4350
Travel Allowance Rs 3600 + DA There on Rs 3600+ DA There on Rs 3600+ DA There on
Total Approximate Gross Salary (With HRA) Rs 47240(Approx. ) Rs 57610(Approx. ) Rs 60550(Approx. )
Total Approximate Gross Salary (Without HRA) Rs 45000(Approx. ) Rs 53000 to Rs 55000(Approx. ) Rs 56000 to Rs 58000(Approx. )


KVS Teacher Salary 2022: Allowances & Perks

The allowance & perks offered to various posts under KVS Recruitment are immense. The perks & allowances given to the government employees make it the most desired job by govt job aspirants. Here is the list of allowances added up to the basic pay while working as a KVS  Employee:

KVS House Rent Allowance(HRA)

HRA varies as per the city you are living in. It is mostly higher in X & Y cities than Z cities. The rate of HRA will not be less than Rs. 5400, Rs. 3600 and Rs. 1800 at X, Y, and Z class cities respectively. Classification of Cities/Towns Rate of House Rent Allowance per month as a percentage of Basic Pay only.
The admissibility of House Rent Allowance (HRA) shall be as under:-
  • X cities: 24%
  • Y cities: 16%
  • Z cities: 8%
HRA shall be revised to 27%, 18% & 9% of Basic Pay in X, Y & Z cities when Dearness Allowance (DA) crosses 25% and further to 30%, 20%, and 10% of Basic Pay in X, Y & Z cities when DA crosses 50%.

List of X, Y & Z cities:


X (Population >= 50 Lakhs & above) Bengaluru, Greater Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Chennai, and Kolkata
Y (Population 5 to 50 Lakhs) Amritsar, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Puducherry, Meerut, Ghaziabad, Raipur, Rajkot, Jamnagar, Bhavnagar, Moradabad, Thrissur, Malappuram, Kannur, Kollam, Gwalior, Indore, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Ujjain, Amravati, Nagpur, Aurangabad, Nashik, Bhiwandi, Solapur, Kolhapur, Vasai-Virar Cty, Vijayawada, Warangal, Greater Visakhapatnam, Guntur, Nellore, Guwahati, Patna, Hubli-Dharwad, Mangalore, Mysore, Gulbarga, Kozhikode, Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Ajmer, Salem, Tirupur, Coimbatore, Tiruchirappalli, Madurai, Erode, Dehradun, Chandigarh, Durg-Bhilai Nagar, Sangli, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Rourkela, Vadodara, Surat, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Srinagar, Jammu, Jamshedpur, Dhanbad, Ranchi, Bokaro Steel City, Belgaum, Malegaon, Nanded-Waghala, Aligarh, Agra, Bareilly, Lucknow, Kanpur, Allahabad, Gorakhpur, Varanasi, Saharanpur, Noida, Firozabad, Jhansi, Asansol, Siliguri, Durgapur
Z (Population < below 5 Lakhs) All other remaining cities

KVS Transport Allowance (TA)

The transport allowance is given to cater to the daily travelling needs of the employee. The Employees posted in the cities will get Rs.3600 as TA whereas the Employees posted at all other places will get Rs.1800 as TA.

KVS Dearness Allowance (DA)

The Dearness Allowance is a cost of living adjustment allowance and is currently 31% Of basic Pay under the 7th Pay Commission.

How to calculate DA?

Dearness allowance is calculated based on the All India Consumer Price Index for Industrial Workers Base Year 2001=100. The index has been released by the Labour Bureau every month.
  • 7th CPC DA Percentage = (12 Monthly Average) – 261.42) / 261.42 x 100

KVS Other Allowances

Apart from the mentioned benefits, there is job stability, security, and a peaceful environment to work as a KVS  employee.

So, this was all about the salary component & other benefits of KVS  Teaching Posts. So, friends, we are sure that these monetary benefits are enough to encourage you all to appear for the KVS  recruitment process. Don’t miss the brilliant opportunity of getting a teaching job this year.

KVS Recruitment 2022

KVS 2022 Eligibility Criteria

FAQ: KVS Teacher Salary 2022

Q.What is the maximum age limit for the post of Vice Principal in KVS Exam 2022?
Ans. The maximum age limit for the post of Vice Principal in KVS Exam 2022 is 30 to 45 Years.

Q.What are the posts available under this recruitment project?
Ans. The posts which will be available in this recruitment project are:
Group A: Principal, Vice Principal
Group B: Post Graduate Teacher, Trained Graduate Teacher, Librarian, Primary Teacher, and Primary Teacher (Music).

Q. How many vacancies are expected to be this year?
Ans. Overall, there are 16000 + vacancies are expected this year

PGT 1942
TGT 3850
PRT 4322

Q.Is there a training period for KVS teachers?
Ans. Yes there is 6 month training period before joining

Q. Are there any allowances were given by the KVS officials?
Ans. Yes, Dearness allowance, travel allowance, accommodation, etc

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