NSCDC Salary Structure 2022 - See Civil Defence Ranks and Salary [UPDATED] : Recruitment Beam

NSCDC Salary Structure 2022 – See Civil Defence Ranks and Salary [UPDATED]

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NSCDC Salary Structure and Allowances 2022 | How Much is Civil Defence Monthly Salary. Do you want to know new civil defence salary? Then you are on the right page. This article will provide information on Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Salary Sturcture.

Do you know how much civil defence salary per month? All the latest updates about the salary scheme of NSCDC will be properly explained in this article.

In addition, the civil defence ranks structure will also be outlined on this page. You need to stay focused and read through the article.

The NSCDC is a para-military agency of the Government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria that is commissioned to provide measures against threat and any form of attack or disaster against the nation and its citizenry. The corps is statutorily empowered by lay Act No. 2 of 2003 and amended by Act 6 of 4th June 2007.

Below, we have highlighted the hierarchical structure of ranks in the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps from the lowest to the highest rank with their various levels are listed below:

  • Assistant Cadre- Level 3 to 5 (The lowest ranking officer in the NSCDC)
  • Inspectorate Cadre- Level 6 to 12
  • Assistant Superintendent Cadre II (ASC) Level 8
  • Assistant Superintendent Cadre I (ASC)Level 9
  • Deputy Superintendent Cadre (DSC) Level 10
  • Superintendent Cadre (SC) Level 11
  • Chief Superintendent Cadre (CSC) Level 12
  • Assistant Commander (AC) Level 13
  • Deputy Commander (DC) Level 14
  • Chief Commander (CC) Level 15
  • Assistant Commandant General (ACG) Level 16
  • Deputy Commandant General (DCG) Level 17
  • Commandant General CG (The highest rank in the NSCDC) Level 18.

See more important details as outlined below

NSCDC Civil Defence Rank Insignia

Civil Defence Insignia

Nigeria Civil Defence NSCDC Salary Structure:

Do you want to know how much an officer in the Civil defence is paid? Note that the salary level in NSCDC depends on your rank and promotions based on the new COMPASS payment scale.

An officer with NSCDC on level 8 step 1 (Assistant Superintendent Cadre) salary is around N121,000, while for Inspectorate Cadre on level 7 is around N69,000.

Graduates are placed in level 8, HND holders are placed on level 7. Medical doctors on level 12 while lawyers and those who have masters degree are placed on level 9.

Do you have any question concerning NSCDC Salary Structure or Civil Defence Ranks Insignia? Then let us know in the comment section below.

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  1. Nnenna Vivian oguzie says:

    Am glad visiting this page and i want to be updated when the form will be out and any other details.
    Thanks .

  2. Odeleye Samson Ayodeji says:

    Odeleye Samson Ayodeji
    July 2,2019 at 1.18pm

    Am very glad when i visiting this page and i want to be updated when the form will be out any other details

  3. iliyas dako says:

    pls if civil defence start recruitment let me not about nit

  4. odusanwo adepeju says:

    Pls let me know when the Recruiting starts

  5. Abah ogbe says:

    I am so glad that I visited this page, pls let me know when the form is out. Thanks


    Am interesting in NSCDC JOB

  7. musa says:


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  9. Ajayi victor aiyedotu says:

    Am interested In the job

  10. Idenyi Samuel okwo says:

    Please notify me of the new post.

  11. Yusuf says:

    Really the small officers salary is too short, only you earn not more than 300,000 per year (annually) seen how much you’ll spend on shelter, this is so bad

  12. Sulyman says:

    what of ND holders what level and salary

  13. Abubakar Mannir garba says:

    I am interested

  14. usman garba teli says:

    apart of the level N c e Holder which level

  15. Usman saidu says:

    Notify me if the list been releasd,salary scale is not my matter.have a wondeful days.

  16. AbdulbasirMuntari says:

    Pleased i need to know the latest news about the nscdc

  17. aliyu salmanu jifatu says:

    My Question is NCE holders where are they place at NSCD rank, what is the rank of NCE holds?

  18. Dora says:

    Please inbox me when the form is out

  19. Dora says:

    Please inbox me when the form is out

  20. Umar hamza says:

    Very good

  21. Nurudden Ibrahim says:

    I lake Nigerian officer’s

  22. Nurudden Ibrahim says:

    I lake Nigerian officer’s

  23. Mercy Titus says:

    Please notify me when the form is out

  24. Harrison utibe udoh says:

    Pls notify me when d form is out. Thanks!

  25. Marvelous says:

    Pls notify me wen d form form out. Thanks!

  26. David says:

    Plz notify me when the training for 2019 applicants are out.tnx

  27. Sulaimon Nafisat Opeyemi says:

    Notify me if there form is out

  28. Ismaila oneyi Khadijat says:

    Please notify me when the form is out

  29. mohammed says:

    pls notify me when the form is out,thanks.

  30. CORNFLAKEZ says:

    Please keep me update

  31. Sadik kasimu says:

    Good morning

  32. Raymond says:

    Is HND holder not a graduate? Why the discrepancies?

  33. Karibu mansur sani says:

    Please 08062680736 is I love civil defense

  34. Karibu mansur sani says:

    Please ilove nscdc please is job

  35. Muhammad Ahmed says:

    Please let me update thank

  36. Lucky Ebidoubowei Ogor says:

    I really would want to apply but don’t know if they are recruiting at the moment.

  37. Lucky Ebidoubowei Ogor says:

    Someone called me that recruitment is going on at the moment, I want to find out if it’s true, thanks.

  38. Lucky Ogor says:

    HND is a graduate why the discrepancies?

  39. Hikmah says:

    I need the job

  40. Muhammed says:

    Trou love civil defense

  41. Ahmadu kupi says:

    Pls hw mch is the salary of an inspectorate cadre in Civil defence?

  42. Amozua gabriel says:

    I like the job and i want to serve my country in nscdc

  43. Engr. Isaac Anyama says:

    I holder Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng) from the University, at what level would I be placed?

  44. MAXWELL ALEX says:

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  45. Auwal Idris Bawa says:

    My future

  46. OBADIAH says:

    I the like civil defence is my dream job 09158017987

  47. Udoh Ekemini okon says:

    My name was out in recruitment 2020, i don’t know if i should Apply again please, i really want to be among. I love the job

  48. Dennis says:

    It’s my pleasure to find myself in this platform, I wish to know updates about all involvement about recruitment and all the procedures. Thanks

  49. Bashir ibrahim says:

    Pls it is true that in this month civil defence are conducting replacement exercise? I want know because I buy the appointment and willing to hear it’s for real and genuine

  50. Ogunnowo Gbenga Zerubabel says:

    I am an Officer in Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps.

  51. Daniel says:

    Why did NSCDC are collecting their salary more than the other force

  52. Iyanda abdulazeez Olamilekan says:

    I love NSCDC

  53. Musa Adamu says:


  54. Musa Adamu says:


  55. Jimmy says:

    I need a job I’m a HND holder

  56. Aliyu rabiu says:

    I love this unifrom

  57. Ogunlaja Tolu says:

    Please message me on my email if the form is out I really love the work

  58. Ibrahim yunusa says:

    I will join this year insha Allah

  59. Sagir says:


  60. Gabriel onodjemue says:

    I’m a volunteer in nscdc an HND holder,I love this job and want to be fully employ……….08164619714

  61. Angela Isidahomhe says:

    How about an HND holder who also owns a PGD? Can the level be placed same as graduate?



  63. Saifullahi yusuf dahir says:


  64. Abdurrashid umar muhammad says:

    Engineer electricial

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