Recently Bihar High Court has given verdict that Bihari Panchayat teachers should be given same salary which is given to Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) teachers. This new High court decision is beneficial to around 13.5 lakh teachers in Bihar panchayath schools. Now Bihar niyojit teachers latest news is regarding demand for equal pay for equal work done by teachers in Bihar. This new pay scale revision as on 2017 is a huge burden for Bihar state government.
Let us know about Bihar niyojit teachers latest news about their salary scales, pay matrix, pay fixation software .etc. Bihar Education Department official website www.educationbihar.gov.in has software for Pay Fixation which is useful to lakhs of Bihar State government teachers, panchayat teachers. There are lot of doubts regarding pay scale revisions of Niyojit (contractual) teachers in Bihar state. Based on 7th Central Pay Commission (CPC) report Bihar state government has implemented pay revision for Government teachers.
Panchayat teachers in Bihar were not getting equal salary for work done by them like teachers of other Government schools. Revised Salary scale of Panchayath teachers will be Rs.35000 while their earlier salary was only Rs.18,000. Bihar High school teachers salary scale is around Rs. 45000. For all teachers who are employed with duties of a headmaster will be given revised pay scale of Rs. 50000.
Bihar state government may go to Supreme court against this High court order as this new pay revision is a huge burden for Government. 7th Pay Commission report has made recommendation of 23.5% salary hike to Bihar state government employees.
Minimum salary for a Bihar state Government employee as per 7th CPC revision is Rs.18,000 and all Bihar panchayat teachers, niyojit teachers (contractual) will get Rs.21,000 minimum salary.
Bihar niyojit teachers latest news
There are around 3.5 lakh Bihar’s Niyojit Contractual Teachers who had threatened to go on strike if they were not given Equal Pay for Equal Work. Around 23 teachers organizations in Bihar have demanded that all school teachers hired on contract should be given salary scale equal to that of state government teachers. Bihar’s teachers working in primary, middle, high schools will take part in strike if their demands are not met within 31 January 2018.
Bihar niyojit teachers latest news is that Patna High Court order was given on 31 October 2017 which ordered Bihar government to give equal pay for equal work to all teachers. But Bihar government said that it will go to Supreme court to appeal against this order. This was why Bihar Niyojit teachers decided to go an indefinite strike if their demands are not fulfilled.
Pay fixation as per revised scales, promotion, increments is applicable from date 1 January 2016 (1-1-2016). Normal fitment as per level in Pay matrix will calculated using Fitment factor of 2.57.
Bihar pay matrix with pay bands
There will be 4 Pay bands 5200-20200 , 9300-34800 , 15600-39100 , 37400-67000.
Revised pay scales matrix of Bihar teachers are as follows,
- Primary school Untrained teachers will get 21000 – 23500
- Primary school Trained teachers will get 22500 – 25000
- Middle school Untrained teachers will get 23550 – 26700
- Middle school Trained teachers will get 24700 – 26900
- High School Untrained teachers will get 25600 – 27500
- High School Trained teachers will get 28700 – 31200