Pay scale for Sub-inspector in Government Jobs


Career in Police is not that easy as most of us think since this career requires strong self-control, physical fitness and self-discipline during difficult situations. Increased revenue of government in a strong global economy and growing concerns over the quality of life particularly with crime, the police department is short of qualified candidates and this in turn has increased the demand for appropriate candidates in this department.

Among the different position in police department, a candidate coming under the position of Sub-inspector is a non-gazetted police officer and this candidate is offered a pay scale of Rs.9300-34800 plus a grade pay of Rs.4600.

Recent job notification for the position of sub-inspector:

Recently, the following government organizations called for applications from eligible candidates for the post of sub-inspector in police department:

Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force

Rajasthan Public Service Commission

General Border Security Force

Central Reserve Police Force

Delhi Police Department

Eligibility requirement for participating in Sub-inspector position recruitment:

Candidates, who are interested in joining as Sub-inspector in police force must have completed their Bachelor’s degree from any of the recognized university in India. In addition, the candidates must be between the age group of 20 to 25 years to sit for the state/central level examination conducted for recruitment of candidates to the police force.

Medical fitness:

As far as medical fitness is concerned, candidates should fulfill the following eligibility requirement for the position of sub-inspector:

Candidates must be physically and mentally fit and they should be free from any physical defects that can interrupt in effective performance of duties

Candidates must not have squint in eyes, varicose vein, flat foot and knock-knee

Candidates should have a vision capability of 6/6 in master eye and 6/9 on the other eye without wearing correction glasses

Candidates must possess high color vision

Written Test:

Normally, written test for recruitment of candidates for police department is conducted by the Staff Selection Commission and the candidates are posted across any location in India. As far as Sub-inspector position is concerned, a separate examination called as S.I. Police Combined Competitive Examination is conducted for recruitment of candidates.

Career opportunities in Police:

As far as police jobs in India are concerned, a wide range of job positions is available for candidates selected for the position of sub-inspector. Candidates can find job opportunities in any of the following departments in police:


Air operations

Dogs section

Firearms unit

Criminal investigation department



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25 Responses to “Pay scale for Sub-inspector in Government Jobs”

  1. 25

    Is lasik allowed for police selection

  2. 24

    HAI am doing my 2nd year hardwareing and networking degree in western institute of technology I want To know is whether i can become a sub inspector Because i am totally confused in WAT to become

  3. 23
    Akhil Rathore:

    sir I am in btech final year.I want to become a sub I want to give si Rajasthan exam.sir tell me that I am eligible for si exam or not in final year.

  4. 22

    sir i was compleated my btech 2013 may
    can i eligible to appear the excise si govt jobs
    and what is the syllabus of excise si

  5. 21
    manoj singh:

    Dear sir/mam
    I want to know about exam of si and when it conduct.what are the option to join police force as a si nd what is syllybus of these exams.

  6. 20

    is there any opportunity for retired defence persons …
    I would like to join in police department

  7. 19

    Iam sushma i completed my want to know what are the physical qualifications for females to become s.i

  8. 18

    i will study in BE mechanical final yr i have most interested police job how will get in this job please send the details sir what are the syllabus i will study sir i am in SC student

  9. 17
    akhilesh chandra:

    Sir i finished a PG degree in 2012in H.N.B GARHWAL UNIVERSITY
    (A Central University) SRINAGAR GARHWAL- 246174UTTRAKHAND (INDIA)
    Dear sir i know, Career in Police is not that easy..sir i have self-control, physical fitness and self-discipline during difficult situations. I willing to join the police department of uttrakhand ….
    So i request you to say the date of selection of SUB INSPECTOR OF POLICE in uttrakhand …
    My body fitness is correct ……

  10. 16

    I THINK THAT THE MERITE OF SI WRIT.+PHYIS AGRITE GEN.330-350 OBC.325-340 AND SC/ST315-325 9783759652

  11. 15

    dear sir/mam
    i want to know that i’m appearing (1) can i appear in s.i exam if not then when i will appear and what are the requirements means any sports certificate or anything else you demanded.
    plzzzz give information i will be highly obliged to you.

  12. 14
    Meghraj singh:

    What are requrement of ex -service man for si rajsthan

  13. 13
    vijaya kumar:

    Sir i finished a UG degree in bharathyar university ….
    I willing to join the police department of tamilnadu ….
    So i request you to say the date of selection of SUB INSPECTOR OF POLICE in tamilnadu …..
    My body fitness is correct ……

  14. 12

    sir tell me about the date of si application

  15. 11

    SIR..Plz tell me the notification of sub inpector post in cbi…haryana,rajasthan ,delhi police…..crpf,bsf….and also intellience beura…cvc…for coming year 2012……..plz get me soon thank u…

  16. 10
    angelin ruba:

    sir, Tamilnadu govn.when will select the candidate for the post of sub inspector(female)? Please inform me the date.Thank you.

  17. 9
    satyanarayan choudhary:

    sir please tell me about the date and process of physical test of rajasthan police sub inspector.

  18. 8

    when any dept the si posts are coming in 2012 plz frd to mail

  19. 7

    i am yuva i want to know about when will be s.i notification in a.p announced ,please respond urgently

  20. 6
    dakshata bhosale:

    i wanted to know that when the deparmental sub inspectors exams is going to be heled n wht will be the procedure n also the syllabus

  21. 5
    Saleem Pasha:

    1. When your starting for SI admition and trining in mysore… 2. What about study,i mean how to scored in SI exam… 3. And how to study for exam i mean for getting high scored in exam… Sorry if i asked you any wrong question… . . . Dear sir (Pleas get me know soon).

  22. 4
    aare nagarjuna:

    what is the height required for si (a.p). i am a b.c candidate

  23. 3
    sujan kumar majhee:

    (1) i want to know that when will start (o.p.) sub-inspector recruitment process for 2011…

    (2) what is the height required for si (o.p). i am a GEN candidate & a B.TECH student .

    please tell me hurry.

  24. 2

    i want to know that when will start u.p. sub-inspector recruitment process for 2011…

    please tell me hurry

  25. 1

    what is the height required for si (a.p). i am a s.c candidate