UP Van Daroga Salary 2023 and Pay Scale

If you want to know about the salary and pay scale details of UP Van Daroga posts, then you can know about them here on this page.

Recently Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission (UPSSSC) released vacancy for Van Daroga (Forest Guard) posts. Total 701 Posts are to be filled in this advt 06-Exam/2022. Here you can check salary of these posts which are to be filled in Uttar Pradesh Forest Department. Go through the information given here.

UP Van Daroga (Forest Inspector) Salary 2023 per month & Pay Scale

As per the notification published by UPSSSC, a fresh appointed candidate for this post gets the salary as per Pay Band: 1 – Pay Scale Rs. 5200-20200 Grade pay Rs. 2800 (Rs. 29200-92300) in the level 5 of UP Pay matrix


The starting basic pay in this pay scale is Rs. 29200 per month and last basic pay is Rs. 92300.
Total salary in starting will be around Rs. 41500-46500 per month after adding all allowances.

Salary will be higher in X class cities where high percentage of HRA is paid while HRA will be less for Z class cities. National Pension Scheme will be provided to candidates. Around 10% of basic pay is to be deducted every month for this. After deductions, cash in hand salary will be around Rs. 37500-42500 per month.

Salary Structure of Van Daroga in Uttar Pradesh:

Pay Scale

Rs. 5200-20200 Grade Pay Rs. 2800/-

Total Salary after adding all allowances

Around Rs. 41500-46500 per month



Cash In Hand Salary 

Rs. 37500-42500 per month

The below given allowances has been included in total salary given above.

Dearness Allowance: 42% of basic pay i.e. Rs. 12264

House Rent Allowance (HRA): depending on class of cities

UPSSSC released advertisement no. 06-Exam/2022 for 701 Van Daroga posts to be filled in Forest Department. Online applications are invited from eligible candidates from 17 October to 06 November 2022.

A candidate has to be PET Qualified and between the age of 21-40 years. Candidate should have Bachelor’s degree in any one of Math, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Geology, Forestry, Agriculture, Statistics, Environment Science etc. relavant subject to apply. Selection process consists of written exam, physical efficiency test, physical measurement test and medical examination.