Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps NSCDC Ranks and Salary Structure (Monthly)
What we are going to be learning today is everything about Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) Salary Structure Scale and Ranks. First of all, we are going to be introducing you to the world of NSCDC before we take you to their Salary Structure Scale and ranking.
Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) is a para-military agency in Nigeria empowered by lay Act No. 2 of 2003 and amended by Act 6 of 4th June 2007. This agency was introduced on may 1967 during the Nigeria Civil war with the then Federal Capital of Lagos for the purpose of sensitization and protection of the Civil populace . When it was newly founded, it was known as Lagos Civil Defence committee. NSCDC was founded with the sole aim of providing safety measures against any form of threat, attack or disaster against Nigeria and her citizens.
Just like every other armed forces in Nigeria, NSCDC officials carry guns .They have characteristics and similarities with many other Nigerian military bodies like the Navy, police even the air force. Their chain of command is specially designed to allow the easy flow of order and communication from the up to the bottom of command.
The highest rank of Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) is the Commandant General while the lowest rank is the Assistant Cadet. Their salary structure is also based on their ranking , that is , the higher the rank the higher your salary and the lower your rank the lower your pay as simple as that. Just like Nigerian Air force ranks, NSCDC has both commissioned and non-commissioned officers . If you are a graduate that employed into NSCDC then be rest assured that you will be placed in level 8, HND holders are placed on level 7. If you are a Medical doctor you will be placed on level 12 while lawyers and those who have masters degree are placed on level 9. Your certificate and the grade you graduated with is the main determinant of your salary and how you will be promoted.
Individual appointment also determine how you will be paid as well as your allowances. If you are on level 8 you would belong to the Assistant Superintendent cadre and you might earn up to N121,000 per month. While an Inspectorate Cadre placed on Level 7 could receive up to N69,000 per month.
- Commandant General is on level 8
- Deputy commandant General is on level 17
- Assistant Commandant General is on level 16
- Chief Commander is on level 15
- Deputy Commander is on level 14
- Assistant Commander is on level 13
- Chief Superintendent Cadre is on level 12
- Superintendent Cadre is on level 11
- Deputy Superintendent Cadre is on level 10
- Assistant Superintendent Cadre I is on level 9
- Assistant Superintendent Cadre II is on level 8
- Inspectorate Cadre is between levels 6 and 12.
- Assistant Cadre is from level 3 to 5.
We are done with Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Ranks, we are ready to proceed to the next one which is NSCDC Salary Structure.
NSCDC Salary Structure
It is quite understandable that several persons are interested in knowing the correct NSCDC Salary Structure but the one that will breake hearts is that this ask is a big ask because this information is few on the internet as NSCDC don’t reveal their Salary Structure.
Base on the APROKO that we are, we are going to be telling you some facts about this misery. We recently digged on the salary structure of NSCDC but unfortunately we couldn’t get new full salary scale . One thing that should be known is that the salary level in NSCDC depends on your rank and promotions. We expect the full salary structure of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps to be published sooner than later by the agency and we will be the first portal to bring it to you.
From our recent research, we discovered that officer with NSCDC on level 9 (Assistant Superintendent cadre earn around N121,000, monthly while for inspectorate cadre on level 7 is about N69,000. This is all we could gather for now but more info will be added as soon as they unfold.