Government jobs are the most coveted lots of any working professional because they provide stability and job security. The jobs have been even more desirable after the coming of the seventh pay commission in the country.

List of Top 10 Highest Paying Government Jobs in India

Indian Administrative Services (IAS) – This is regarded as the most coveted jobs of all across the country. Every year, thousands and lakhs of students take the IAS exam. An IAS officer draws good money as annual salary package and the extra benefits and perks are even better than the salary. And with the money and perks, comes the power that is the best part of all.
Indian Foreign Service (IFS) – An IFS officer gets the opportunity to represent his/her country to the world. This job involves extensive traveling and if you enjoy that, this job is just right for you. The job description involves getting stationed at different countries and interacting with foreign delegates.
Indian revenue service – If politics of the country does not attract you, this job might be just right for your taste. This job gets you the opportunity to work with the income tax department. Salary wise also it is very desirable, along with other benefits and perks

Lecturer in a government university –
This is the best kind of government job where you need to work only few hours a day and get to interact and influence young minds of the present generation. It is more and less a very stress free job and the salary is quite coveting.

Bank probationary officer – Banking sector in India has seen exponential growth in the past few decades. With the emergence of private sector banks, the government has increased the salary and other benefits of bank officers which make this job one of the most desirable ones in the country.

State public service commission – This job is lower in rank compared to an IAS or IPS officer, but still a state public service commission officer enjoys a lot of power and the position to effect change in his/her home state.

Defense – If one wishes to serve the country and do something worthwhile in one’s life, this job is the best one of the lot. To get into Defenses, one has to take up the NDA exams and receive proper training. One can become an officer in the Indian National Army which is the most prestigious and honourable job in the country.

A job in public sector units – A job in the public sector such as Steel Authority of India or Bharat Electronics comes with a lot of benefits and extra perks along with a very good salary package.

Engineer in Indian Railways – This job entails a lot of extra benefits such as free travel across the country and the power to manage over 1000 workers every day. so if you have an engineering degree, try getting into the Indian Railways as an Engineer.

Indian police service – This is also one of the most desirable government jobs in the country. This job comes with challenges and responsibilities but a lot of power as well. Thousands of students go through a rigorous screening test and try to come an IPS officer every year in India.