Pay and Grade of Civil Servants

    How often do Civil Servants receive pay raises?


    Can a Civil Servant’s monthly salary be reduced?

    Yes. A Civil Servant’s monthly salary may be reduced for disciplinary purposes. In such cases the appointing authority must state whether the reduction is permanent or temporary, and if temporary, shall give the conditions or date upon which the salary will be restored.


    What happens when a Civil Servant reaches his/her maximum step or grade?

    When a Civil Servant reaches the maximum step or grade, he/she may choose to remain at his/her place of employment or seek employment elsewhere.


    Is the compensation of Civil Servants adjusted?

    Yes. There are periodic reviews of compensation in the Civil Service. As long as the government revenue increases, compensation for civil servants will be adjusted accordingly.