Teachers Pay Scale

Pay Scales are as per Central Government VI Pay Commission Implementation by Tamilnadu Government.

Basic Pay

Principal  Rs.15,600 – 39,100
TGT        Rs. 9,300 – 34,800
PRT        Rs. 9,300 – 34,800

Annual Increment

Will be 3% of (Basic Pay + Grade Pay)

Grade Pay

Applicable on confirmation of appointment.
GP applicable to Principal – Rs.5,700/-, TGT – Rs.4,800/-, PRT – Rs.4,500/-

Dearness Allowance

___% of (Basic Pay + Increment + Grade Pay). Presently nil being pay revision undertaken in January 2012.
Next DA consideration on 1 February 2013.

Provident Fund

12% of Basic + DA (Employees Contribution) subject to maximum of Rs.780 by Management for confirmed staff.


Applicable on completion of 5 years.
One fourth of emoluments for each completed six monthly period of qualifying service.
Emoluments means Basic Pay and Dearness Allowance.