The Philippine National Police (PNP) is the civilian Armed National Forces of our country. Their salary grades or their levels of salary is part of the implementation of the Congress Joint Resolution. The said resolution aims to increase the base pay of both the military and the uniformed personnel of the government and other agencies and institutions.
Under the Department of National Defense (DND) and the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG), both military and uniform personnel have modified base pay schedules which are verified and authorized. Moreover, this PNP modified base pay schedule is given to people in the PNP.
The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP), Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), Philippine Public Safety College (PPSC), and the Philippine National Police (PNP) are the inclusions on the DILG part or sector.
So, what is the PNP modified base pay schedule this 2019?
The list of the ranks of the PNP with the modified base pay is:
|PNP Rank||Monthly Base Pay (in Php)|
|Police Officer I (PO1)||PHP 29,668.00|
|Police Officer III (PO2)||PHP 30,867.00|
|Police Officer III (PO3)||PHP 32,114.00|
|Senior Police Officer I (SPO1)||PHP 33,411.00|
|Senior Police Officer II (SPO2)||PHP 34,079.00|
|Senior Police Officer III (SPO3)||PHP 34,761.00|
|Senior Police Officer IV (SPO4)||PHP 38,366.00|
|Police Inspector (PINSP)||PHP 49,528.00|
|Police Senior Inspector (PSINSP)||PHP 56,582.00|
|Police Chief Inspector (PCINSP)||PHP 62,555.00|
|Police Superindenent (PSUPT)||PHP 71,313.00|
|Police Senior Superindentent (PSSUPT)||PHP 80,583.00|
|Police Chief Superintendent (PCSUPT)||PHP 91,058.00|
|Police Director (PDIR)||PHP 102,896.00|
|Police Deputy General (PDDG)||PHP 125,574.00|
|Police Director General (PDG)||PHP 149,785.00|
Now, were you enticed of the salary grade of PNP staff? Especially with the increase they currently had? Clearly, we can say that the government is duly looking at improving their rates based on the role they are playing. Who knows? Maybe one day, everyone will see how important and relevant the role of the military is in the society.