Dearness Allowance in 2022
Dearness allowance 34% from 1.1.2022 to Central Government Employees According to DA Formula
As per the approved formula for DA calculation, the rate of Dearness Allowance to be paid to all central Government Employees with effect from January 2022 will be 34%.
Now the AICPIN for December 2021 also was released by Labour bureau on 31.1.2022. So the average AICPIN required for calculation of the Rate of DA from January 2022 is available with us.
When this AICPIN average applied in the prescribed formula to calculate the rate of DA from 1st January 2022, the result shows that 34% DA has to be paid to all central government employees with effect from 1.1.2022.
How to Calculate DA for Central Govt Employees?
The Dearness allowance is revised two times in a year between January and July. The Dearness Allowance is calculated by multiplying the current rate of dearness allowance by the base salary of the central govt employee. For example, Basic Salary - Rs. 18,000 x 21% = 3780.
DA Calculation Formula for Central Govt Employees?
Dearness Allowance = (Average of AICPIN for the past 12 months – Fitment Factor) x 100 / Fitment Factor