UP Police Salary structure for SP DSP SI Constable

The Uttar Pradesh Police force was formed in 1863. It holds its headquarters in the city of Allahabad. It is interesting to know that the Uttar Pradesh police force is the largest in India, divided into 8 zones and 18 police ranges. All these headed by the Director General of Police (DGP).

 The Uttar Pradesh police force is responsible for maintaining law and order throughout the state of Uttar Pradesh.

The recruitment is organized by the Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board.

The UP police constable recruitment exam is conducted for the recruitment of two separate groups of constables.

  1. Reserve Citizen Police: they come in frequent contact with the public. They maintain general law and order of the state.
  2. Reserved Territorial Armed Constabulary: they are established to deal with more serious law and order situations. They do not come in contact with the general public, except in cases of public events or natural calamities. The Haryana Armed Police comprises 5 battalions.

UP Police Salary

The Uttar Pradesh police constable is recruited on the pay scale of 5200-20200 with Grade pay of 2000. As 7th CPC already been implemented everywhere, hence the Salary of UP Police constable also been upgraded. The new basic pay of freshly recruited Police constable after 01.01.2016 will be 21700.

The below table represents the salary of newly recruited young officers/officials (Constable, Lipik, DSP, & SP) in the Uttar Police Department. The Lipik & Lekha has higher pay as compared to the Constable. His/her main job is clerical and office related.

Name of State6th CPC Pay ScaleGrade Pay6th CPC Initial Basic Pay7th CPC Basic PayGross Salary Per Month in Rs
Constable5,020-20,2002,0007,20021,70030,000 – 40,000
Lipik & Lekha5,020-20,2002,8008,00029,20040,000 – 52,000
Sub Inspector9,300-34,8004,20013,50035,40049,000 – 64,000
Deputy Superintendent of Police15,600-39,1005,40021,00056,10078,000 – 96,000
Superintendent of Police15,600-39,1007,60023,20078,8001,10,000 – 1,35,000

How to get Job in UP Police

In order to get a post in the prestegious job in the department, a candidate can join at four levels. Mainly at Constable, Sub Inspector, and DSP. I have collected the age limit, minimum education qualification, selection procedure for all directly recruited post in the tabular form. It will help to decide that which post is most suitable for individuals.

UP Police Selection Procedure
Post NameConstableSub InspectorDSP
Qualification12th PassGraduateGraduate
Age limit18 – 22 Years21 – 28 Years21 – 40 Years
Exam PatternNAWritten ExamPre + Main Exam
Selection Procedure10th & 12th Marks plus Physical Efficiency TestWritten Exam Marks (Must Clear the Physical Efficiency Test)Mains Exam & Interview
Selection Through



Apart from the above details, candidates must have the physical standard as per the recruitment rules of Uttar Police. They also qualify the Physical efficiency test. Both the physical Standard & Efficiency test is shown here in the table.

UP SI & Constable Minimum Height & Chest Criteria
NormalOn Expansion
Male (UR/ OBC/ SC )168 CM79 CM84 CM
Male (ST)160 CM77 CM82 CM
Physical Efficiency Test
PostType of EventDistanceMax Time Allowed
ConstableRace4.8 KM27 Mnts
Sub InspecorRace4.8 KM28 Mnts

Interested candidate have to start the Physical preparation well before the examination. I personally know most of the students who easily clear the written test round but couldn’t qulify the PET.

I have got a chance to view the Uttar Pradesh Police Salary Slip. You can check the sample Salary slip of a constable in Uttar Pradesh Police department the following image.

UP Police constable salary slip 2018

I hope the information will help you to make career in the UP Police department.

18 thoughts on “UP Police Salary structure for SP DSP SI Constable”

  1. Up police constable ko training me or training k baad 21700 ke sath DA 7% +FOOD allowance1500+OTHER allowances 1000 salary KE SATH milti hAI.

    • You need to ask the pay department about the salary. Try to find out the department which deals with Police Constable Salary.

  2. Sir police constable ki salary monthly kitni milti hai or training ke samay kitni salary milti hai plz sir batao

    • The monthly salary after appointment will be around 28094 – 32274 per month.
      The salary during training will be 21000 per month.

  3. Sir upp constable की ट्रेनिंग कितने month ki hoti hai. Aur ट्रेनिंग के दौरान सैलरी कितनी मिलती है. Please sir reply me

    • During the training period, they will get around 22000 to 23000 per month. After training salary is already mentioned in the topic.

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