Saturday, June 20, 2015
First Pay Commission: 1946
The Commission has fixed Rs. 55/- as minimum wage.
Second Pay Commission: 1957
The Commission revised the pay scales by merging 50% of the Dearness Allowance with basic Pay and it recommended Rs. 80 as the minimum remuneration.
Third Pay Commission: 1973
Commission had recommended minimum wage of Rs. 185 per month however Government raised to Rs. 196/- per month. The increase in minimum wage was 2.45 times
Fourth Pay Commission: 1-1-1986
Rs. 750/- was the minimum pay recommended by the Commission. The increase in minimum wage was 3.82 times
Fifth Pay Commission: 1/1/1996
The minimum Starting Pay has been revised from Rs. 750/ to Rs. 2550/- Initially fitment was 20% but was revised to 40% due to staff side demand.
The increase in minimum wage was 3.40 times
Sixth Pay Commission::1/1/2006
Revised the basic pay by merging 50% of the Dearness Allowance in the year 2004. Commission proposed minimum salary at the entry level of PB-1 pay band to be Rs.7000 /- (Rs.5200 as pay in the pay band plus Rs.1800 as grade pay).
Fitment formula of 1.86 (due to 50% DA merger as on 2004)
The increase in minimum wage was 2.80 times
Posted by All India Postal Accounts Employees Association (AIPAEA) at 6/20/2015 05:40:00 AM