Nigerian Police Ranks & Salary – Learn Ranks in the Nigerian Police Force

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The Nigerian Police Ranks consist of about 13 ranks. These ranks will be mentioned in this article soon. Just keep reading. Interested in learning ranks in the Nigerian Police Force? I am going to show you.

Let’s look at a brief history of the Nigerian Police Force.

About The Nigerian Police Force.

The Nigeria Police Force is the principal law enforcement agency in Nigeria with a staff strength of about 371,800. There are currently plans to increase the force to 650,000, adding 280,000 new recruits to the existing 370,000. The NPF is a very large organization consisting of 36 State commands grouped into 12 zones and 7 administrative organs. The agency is currently headed by Nigerian Police Ranks.

Ranks in the Nigerian Police Force.

I will list the ranks in descending order below:

  • Constable
  • Corporal
  • Sergeant
  • Inspector of police
  • Assistant Superintendent of Police
  • Deputy Superintendent of Police
  • Chief Superintendent of Police
  • Assistant Commissioner of Police
  • Deputy Commissioner of Police
  • Commissioner of Police
  • Assistant Inspector Gen. of Police, AIG
  • Deputy Inspector Gen. of Police, DIG
  • Inspector General of Police, IGP

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Salary Structure.

This part will show how much each rank earns

S/NO Ranks Monthly Salary Annual Salary
1 Police Recruit N9,019.42 N108,233
2a Police Constable Grade Level 03 N43,293.83 N519,525.60
b Police Constable Grade Level 10 N51,113.59 N613,363.08
3a Police Corporal on Grade Level 04 (1) N44,715.53 N536,586.36
b Police Corporal on Grade Level 04 (10) N51,113.59 N613,363.08
4a Police Sergeant on Grade Level 05 (1) N48,540.88 N582,490.56
b Police Sergeant on Grade Level 05 (10) N55,973.84 N671,686.08
5a Sergeant Major on Grade Level 06 (1) N55,144.81 N661,737.72
b Sergeant Major on Grade Level 06 (10) N62,204.88 N746,458.56
6a Cadet Inspector on Grade Level 07 (1) N73,231.51 N878,778.12
b Cadet Inspector on Grade Level 07 (10) N87,135.70 N1,045,628.40
7a Assistant Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 08 (1) N127,604.68 N1,531,256.16
b Assistant Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 08 (10) N144,152.07 N1,729,824.84
8a Assistant Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 09 (1) N136,616.06 N1,639,392.72
b Assistant Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 09 (10) N156,318.39 N1,875,820.68
9a Deputy Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 10 (1) N148,733.29 N1,784,799.48
b Deputy Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 10 (10) N170,399.69 N2,044,796.28
10a Superintendent of Police on Level 11 (1) N161,478.29 N1,937,739.49
b Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 11 (10) N187,616 N2,251,400.28
11a Chief Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 12 (1) N172,089.06 N2,065,068.72
b Chief Superintendent of Police on Grade Level 12 (08) N199,723.96 N2,396,687.52
12a Assistant Commissioner of Police on Grade Level 13 (1) N183,185.73 N2,198,228.76
b Assistant Commissioner of Police on Grade Level 13 (10) N212,938.96 N2,555,257.92
13a Deputy Commissioner of Police on Grade Level 14 (1) N242,715.65 N2,912,587.80
b Deputy Commissioner of Police on Grade Level 14 (07) N278,852.79 N3,346,233.48
14a Commissioner of Police on Grade Level 15 (1) N266,777.79 N3,201,333.48
b Commissioner for Police on Grade Level 15 (06) N302,970.47 N3,635,645.64
15 Assistant Inspector General of Police N499,751.87 N5,997,022.44
16 Deputy Inspector General of Police N546,572.73 N6,558,872.76
17 Inspector General of Police N711,498 N8,537,976

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