Pay Scale for Nurses in Government Hospitals


The pay scale fixed for nurses in government hospitals is Rs. 9300-34800 apart from a grade pay of Rs. 4600 and so the nurses can receive total emoluments of around Rs. 30000 from government hospitals.

Recent notifications for the post of Nurses in Government organizations:

Recently, Indian Army called for applications from eligible candidates for the post of Nursing SSC Officers, Government medical college and hospital also called for applications from nursing graduates for the post of staff nurse and nursing sisters.

Nursing Courses in India:

To get a job in nursing field in Government hospitals, candidates must have completed their nursing course. The major courses in nursing are Bachelor of Science in Nursing, which includes sub branches like military nursing, hospital nursing and general nursing and midwifery. The postgraduate course in this field is Master of Science in Nursing, which includes health worker and auxiliary nurse midwife.

Age criteria for the post of nurses in Government Organizations:

Whenever any government organizations call for nurses, the minimum age requirement fixed is 21 years and the candidates should be less than 35 years of age.

Selection process for the post of nurses:

In most of the government organizations, candidates are selected for the post of nurses based on their performance in the interview conducted by these organizations.

Scope of Nurses in Government Organizations:

Nowadays, people are more health conscious and this health consciousness has improved the quality of service offered by Government hospitals. Therefore, specialized and skilled nurses are in great demand in government hospitals to offer quality service to the people. Skilled nurses can get employment in different sectors in government hospitals like ER, Telemetry, ICU, medical, surgical, women care, etc…Even some government hospitals calls for nurses with specialization degrees in fields like ICU, Gynecology, etc… Therefore, nurses can improve their employment opportunities by taking some specialization rather than general nursing when they are taking up higher studies in the field of nursing.



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11 Responses to “Pay Scale for Nurses in Government Hospitals”

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    cerular or letter no. of staff nurse of new pay scale of 9300-34800.

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    Diya baby:

    Respectedsir/madam, I have completed my bsc nursing in 2009 after that I went to uk for doing nvq course after 2 years I came back and now I want to get a job in central government hospital.what can I do for that and which exams I need to attend,from where I get the preparation materials and when and where will the exams condected ?

  3. 9

    If it’s possible to get admission in forensic science after nsg?

  4. 8
    Anitha laveena dsouz:

    Dear sir/madam
    i have completed my Bsc.nursing in hassan government college,rguhs university with 6 mnths of internship and present iam working in chickmagalore, iam having some family problems , so i repuest you to give me one chance to serve in govt hospital i wil do my best sir/madam ..THANKING YOU.

  5. 7

    When will nursing tutor vacency is come

  6. 6

    I want a detailed list of courses after bsc nursing.also is it possible to enter laterally in mbbs

  7. 5

    Pay Scale for Nurses in Government Hospitals

  8. 4

    I am a 48year old man ,completed Bsc nursing last year.I am looking out for clinical experince in a hospital.I am not able to get a job because of age factor. where can i get a suitable opening.

  9. 3

    from where i got question papers for staffnurse exam

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    monica antony lopis:

    Dear Sir|Madam
    I have completed mypuc+ 3yrs of general nursing of midwifery course in bangalore university.and having experience of 8 years 6 months in govermnt hospital as temporary basis iam trying since from 5 years so sir please get me a chance to serve in goverment hospital due too many problems in my family. so sir please give me afeedback THANKING YOU

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    How i can get admission after completing my bsc nursing?