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Nigeria Police Ranks and Salary Structure

    Nigeria Police Ranks

    Nigeria Police Ranks and pay scales are On this page, you can find out more information about the Nigerian Police, including its rank and monthly salary. See the Nigeria Police salary structure and allowances below.

    This article aims to give readers a general understanding of the Nigerian Police ranks and pay scale. For more information on the Nigerian Police ranks and their monthly salaries, continue reading.

    Nigeria Police Ranks and Salary Structure

    Have you looked up the Nigeria Police ranks and salary structure on Google? If that’s the case, you’re on the right page.

    We will provide important information about the Nigerian Police ranks, the monthly salaries of commissioned and non-commissioned officers, and other relevant information you may be interested in reading about in this article.

    You can find all the information you need on this page, regardless of whether your goal is to understand the role of the Nigerian Police in general or to join the Nigerian Police Force.

    Particularly if you want to pursue a career in the Navy, this article will assist you in having a solid understanding of the Nigeria Police salary structure and their ranking.

    Additionally, if you want to apply for the Nigeria Police recruitment this year, you can do so through the official Nigeria Police recruitment portal via https://www.npf.gov.ng/. 

    On the portal, you can find useful details and up-to-date information about the application deadlines, qualifications, and NPF screening schedule.

    Salary Structures and Ranks

    Along with the honor and prestige that come with being a police officer, many people want to join the Nigerian Police Force because of the competitive pay.

    How much does the Nigerian Police earn each month? The Nigeria Police salary structure leans on rank. A Nigerian police officer’s pay is based on rank and number of years of service.

    The Nigeria Police Force’s current salary structure and ranks are listed below in descending order.

    S/NORanksMonthly SalaryAnnual Salary

    1 Police Recruit ₦9,019.42 ₦108,233.04

    2a Police Constable Grade Level 03 ₦43,293.83 ₦519,525.60

    b Police Constable Grade Level 10 ₦49,113.59 ₦613,363.08

    3a Police Corporal on Grade Level 04 (1) ₦44,715.53 ₦536,586.36

    b Police Corporal on Grade Level 04 (10) ₦51,113.59 ₦613,363.08

    4a Police Sergeant on Grade Level 05 (1) ₦48,540.88 ₦582,490.56

    b Police Sergeant on Grade Level 05 (10) ₦55,973.84 ₦671,686.08

    5a Sergeant Major on Grade Level 06 (1) ₦55,144.81 ₦661,737.72

    b Sergeant Major on Grade Level 06 (10) ₦62,204.88 ₦746,458.56

    6a Cadet Inspector on Grade Level 07 (1) ₦73,231.51 ₦878,778.12

    b Cadet Inspector on Grade Level 07 (10) ₦87,135.70 ₦1,045,628.40

    7a Assistant Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 08 (1) ₦127,604.68 ₦1,531,256.16

    b Assistant Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 08 (10) ₦144,152.07 ₦1,729,824.84

    8a Assistant Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 09 (1) ₦136,616.06 ₦1,639,392.72

    b Assistant Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 09 (10) ₦156,318.39 ₦1,875,820.68

    9a Deputy Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 10 (1) ₦148,733.29 ₦1,784,799.48

    b Deputy Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 10 (10) ₦170,399.69 ₦2,044,796.28

    10a Superintendent of Police on Level 11 (1) ₦161,478.29 ₦1,937,739.49

    b Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 11 (10) ₦187,616 ₦2,251,400.28

    11a Chief Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 12 (1) ₦172,089.06 ₦2,065,068.72

    b Chief Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 12 (08) ₦199,723.96 ₦2,396,687.52

    12a Assistant Commissioner of Police on Grade Level 13 (1) ₦183,185.73 ₦2,198,228.76

    b Assistant Commissioner of Police on Grade Level 13 (10) ₦212,938.96 ₦2,555,257.92

    13a Deputy Commissioner of Police on Grade Level 14 (1) ₦242,715.65 ₦2,912,587.80

    b Deputy Commissioner of Police on Grade Level 14 (07) ₦278,852.79 ₦3,346,233.48

    14a Commissioner of Police on Grade Level 15 (1) ₦266,777.79 ₦3,201,333.48

    b Commissioner for Police on Grade Level 15 (06) ₦302,970.47 ₦3,635,645.64

    15 Assistant Inspector General of Police ₦499,751.87 ₦5,997,022.44

    16 Deputy Inspector General of Police ₦546,572.73 ₦6,558,872.76

    17 Inspector General of Police ₦711,498 ₦8,537,976

    The above list is the present Nigeria Police ranks and salaries. If you wish to pursue a career in the Navy, these details will definitely be useful to you.

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