Salary of CRPF soldier and other FAQs


Salary of CRPF soldier

The average CRPF salary ranges from approximately ₹3.2 Lakhs per year for a CT/GD to ₹22.3 Lakhs per year for a Commandant. Salary estimates are based on 517 CRPF salaries received from various employees of CRPF. CRPF employees rate the overall salary and benefits package 4.7/5 stars.

What is the full meaning of CRPF?

Central Reserve Police Force

Is CRPF part of armed forces?

After Independence, the force was renamed as Central Reserve Police Force by an Act of Parliament on December 28, 1949. This Act constituted CRPF as an armed force of the Union.

Can CRPF stay with family?

As such only the allottee and their family members can reside in the family quarters. However, in exceptional cases, concerned HOO may permit any other dependent relative or other person to reside with allottee in CRPF quarters.

What is the minimum height for CRPF?

(a) Height : For male – 170 cms. For female – 157cms.