Clarifies salary increase for civil servants on May 1st to attract quality personnel

House, "Rudklao" reveals readiness to increase civil servants' salaries on 1 May to make it appropriate. Conforms to government policy and attracting quality personnel into the government system Mrs. Radklao Inthawong Suwankiri, Deputy Spokesperson for the Prime Minister's Office, said today is Civil Service Day. Take the opportunity to reveal progress and readiness in preparing to increase civil servant salaries. Which will take effect on May 1, 2024. The Office of the Civil Service Commission (Office of the Civil Service Commission) is ready by taking steps in various steps, including consulting and coordinating with the Budget Office. and the Comptroller General's Department have already been prepared. Therefore, we would like to assure civil servants that this salary increase will definitely go smoothly. Deputy Spokesperson for the Office of the Prime Minister said that the Cabinet meeting on November 28, 2023 resolved to approve an adjustment of the first salary rate for civil servants and government officials. The goal is for those working in positions using bachelor's degree qualifications to have a salary of not less than 18,000 baht and those working in positions using vocational certificate level qualifications to have a salary of not less than 11,000 baht within the period. 2 years The goal is to adjust the first salary rate to include all qualifications. By gradually adjusting the first salary rate according to qualifications (all qualifications) and varying according to educational qualification level within 2 years (Year 1 from 1 May 2024 and Year 2 from 1 May. . 68) Including the compensation salary adjustment for those affected, 2 times, effective along with the adjustment of the first salary rate in year 1 and year 2, by adjusting the compensation salary each year to cover the target group. Those who entered government service before the date the new first rate was effective for approximately 10 years. 'The adjustment of the first salary rate for civil servants is appropriate. Taking into ac count the changing world situation and living conditions which is an important supporting factor that will make the country's economy grow and will result in well-being and quality of life as well as to maintain and attract qualified and potential personnel into the government system. which will further strengthen the efficiency of the Thai bureaucracy Today is Civil Service Day 2024, so we would like to invite you to count down 1 month to good news for all civil servants,' Mrs. Radklao said. Source: Thai News Agency