UP Lekhpal Salary Post Wise 2021

Aspirants who apply for Lekhpal Patwari posts in Uttar Pradesh have many reasons to choose this job role. In this article, you’ll be knowing about UP Lekhpal Salary Post Wise 2021 and other benefits they get after getting selected and appointed in the state departments. The selection of candidates for the posts of Lekhpal is conducted by the Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission on behalf of the State government.

UP Lekhpal Salary Details as per UPSSSC

Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission undertakes the responsibility of conducting the selection process for thousands of vacancies. An attractive monthly UP Lekhpal Salary and employment benefits are the main reasons why candidates opt for this job profile and apply in higher numbers.

After joining the department and completing the training, candidates are given in-hand monthly salary and additional allowances and benefits such as medical insurance, HRA, TA, DA, etc.

UP Lekhpal Salary 2021 Details

At first, let’s look at UP Lekhpal Salary as per the 7th pay commission. Under the 7th pay commission, the salary provided to Lekhpal post-holders is categorized according to different Scales, which increase with gained experience. The initial UP Lekhpal Salary is Rs. 15000/- to Rs. 60000/-.


Pay Band 7th CPC
1S – 1 to 8 Rs 15,000 – Rs 60,000
2S – 9 to 15 Rs 30,000 – Rs 1,00,000
3S – 16 to 23 Rs 50,000 – Rs 1,50,000
4S – 24 to 30 Rs 1,00,000 – Rs 2,00,000


UP Lekhpal Salary Structure

Category Amount
Monthly Pay Rs.21,700 – 69,100/-
Grade Pay 2000
Level 3
Pay Band 5200 to 20200
Minimum Salary Rs. 21,700/-
Maximum Salary Rs. 69,100/-
Dearness Allowance Rs.6,076 (28% of Basic pay)
House Rent Allowance Rs.2000-Rs.4000
Travelling Allowance Rs.1500-Rs.3000
DA on TA As per government norms


UP Chakbandi Lekhpal Salary Deductions

Category Deductible Amount
PF(10% of basic) 2170
NPS(10% of basic + DA) As per Govt. Norms
Income Tax As per Govt. Norms


UP Lekhpal Benefits & Allowances in Detail

Once the candidates are recruited, they need to undergo a training period after which they are eligible to get allowances and benefits of Lekhpal Job. They are placed in rural departments where their role is to check and maintain land records. Since a lekhpal has to work in the field while administering public records, Government pays them the necessary allowances and provide them benefits.

Allowances: As discussed above, the state government is bound to provide    House Rent Allowance (HRA), Transport Allowance (TA), and Dearness Allowance (DA) to the recruits.

UP Lekhpal Pension and Medical Benefits:

The state government has launched a pension scheme and Medical Benefits under which any Lekhpal is eligible for medical treatment for themselves and their families. As state-government employees, they are also eligible to get home or car loans at lower interest rates.

UP Lekhpal Job Profile 2021

A chakbandi lekhpal is bound to performing the following roles and responsibilities while on service.

  • Reporting to the concerned Revenue Officers.
  • Maintenance of village revenue accounts and land records (Khasra and Khatauni)
  • Approving the issuance of Certificates such as Caste, Domicile, and Income certificates in the district.
  • Reporting and resolving disputes related to mutations and partitions
  • Conducting land-related surveys.
  • Inspecting fields and properties.
  • Assisting in natural disasters and agricultural distress.

UP Lekhpal Promotion

UP lekhpal is also eligible to apply for state or central government jobs. Provided they disclose details about their current position in the Revenue Departments, they can also apply for jobs within the same departments on a deputation basis. Another way to apply for higher designations is to apply for departmental exams. Once you clear departmental exams, you can also become Revenue Inspector.

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