June 30, 2016

HRA Percentage after cabinet approval of 7th Pay Commission

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New HRA Percentage after cabinet approval of 7th Pay Commission  

The 7th CPC recommended following HRA percentage:


Class
Percentage
Class X
24
Class Y
16
Class Z
8

HRA will be 24 percent, 16 percent and 8 percent of the Basic Pay for Class X, Y and Z cities respectively. Also, Commission has recommended that the rate of HRA will be revised to 27 percent, 18 percent and 9 percent when DA crosses 50 percent, and further revised to 30 percent, 20 percent and 10 percent when DA crosses 100 percent.

Classification of cities:

Population
Class of Cities/Towns
50Lakhs & Above
X
50-5 Lakhs
Y
Below 5 Lakhs
Z
                                                        
Rate of HRA will be revised to 27 percent, 18 percent and 9 percent when DA crosses 50 percent:  
Class
Percentage
Class X
27
Class Y
18
Class Z
9

Further revised to 30 percent, 20 percent and 10 percent when DA crosses 100 percent:


Class
Percentage
Class X
30
Class Y
20
Class Z
10