The Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) is a Nigerian government commission that investigates and prosecutes cases of corruption. It was formed in 2000 and is headquartered in Abuja. The ICPC is made up of a chairman, who is appointed by the president, and other members who are appointed by the National Assembly. In this post, we’ll take a look at the current ICPC salary structure and ranks.
The commission’s goal is to fight corruption in all its forms and to promote transparency and accountability in the government and public sector. ICPC is different from EFCC. You can read about the difference between EFCC and ICPC
ICPC salary structure
An entry-level employee at ICPC Nigeria who is on grade level 8, phase 1 is paid a starting salary of about 74,000 Naira monthly, when calculated, it sums up to 800,000 Naira Yearly. Their counterparts in grade Level 8, phase 2 are paid N75,000 as starting salary.
Graduates who possess HND are graded on grade level 7, phase 1 at ICPC Nigeria, those Graduates receives a monthly salary of about 50,000 Naira, which when calculated yearly gives you up to to 600,000 Naira per year. They are also paid some Allowances and that also helps in boasting their Salary.
The following are the salaries of other employees at ICPC Nigeria:
- A legal adviser in the ICPC is paid N158,000
- A programmer in the ICPC is paid N105,000
- Administrative Officer is paid N76,000 monthly.
- Monthly salary for a Senior Officer is N53,000 monthly.
A new salary structure is said to has been designed to reflect the current realities of the job market and to motivate officers in the Commission to give their best.
It is hoped that this new salary structure will improve the morale of officers in the Commission and make it easier to attract and retain competent personnel once it’s updated, it will also be updated here.
There are three ranks in the ICPC.
- Deputy, and
The Assistant rank is the starting rank and is the most junior position. Deputy is the next rank up, and is responsible for overseeing the work of Assistant Commissioners. The Commissioner rank is the most senior rank, and is responsible for all operations of the ICPC.
The ICPC salary structure and ranks are determined by the type of work an officer is doing and their years of service in the corps.