5 Top High Paid Respected Careers in Government Jobs

These days the competition has increased so much that it is so difficult to get the desired job in less time. By the end of the year 2020, it is noted that more job opportunities though will come, but the process to apply for the same will be tougher.

However, there are still chances for the upcoming students to make their career in new sectors and grow well. For now, people who are looking for the high paid respected careers in the Government job are making a good decision of getting financially stable at the same time settling at the government sector without any kind of worries.

This sector has got a good lifetime and good scope for the people who have been looking forward for the stability in both financial and employment terms. Besides it also suits the personality and work style of the candidate.

However, the researchers have shown that as per the year 2013, the best jobs as compared to private sectors, government are considered on the top level. Let us take a look at some of the high paid jobs in government sector that you can chose.

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Why Government Sector?

Through IT industry has gained lot more popularity in private sector for the high pay which it offers but the government jobs are giving a tough competition to it. There are different jobs which would suit the personality of the person and ensure that the employee get low stress and good working environment and not to forget high pay too.

Government’s jobs are known for the stability and security which it offers. As compared to other companies. The job offers much high pay. However, to get entry in such sector is not so easy. You have to undergo some of the difficult exams that might take time to clear up.

However, since you get test cleared, you are then on the land of getting a good job in the government sector.

If you are keen to get the best government job that would certainly help you grow in your career and earn a good reputation, then you are on the right track. Given below are some of the jobs in which you can think of making your career:


If you have done your graduation in Technical and have been expecting a good job, then certainly NTPC is a good choice. NTPC stands for National Thermal Power Corporation which is said to be one of those largest Indian state owned electricity providing companies.

It is based in New Delhi and as per the result made in the Forbes 2011, it is said that the company ahs ranked 348 one in the world and is said to be soon going to show more development in the coming years.

This job is a public sector and is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange. With more than 26,000 employees, the firm has been into the market with a good reputation and is expected to make further more good growth.

To get selected in this type of job, the candidates need to give an ET test in which more than 1, 50,000 students enroll. However, the numbers of people who enroll their name don’t all get selected. Out of these only 500- 600 candidates gets selected.

The exam is pretty tough and being more into competitive spirit, the students have to prepare for it in a pretty well manner. Later the firm also started with another examination for those who wish to appear for the [post of Executive Trainees.

The candidates need to give GATE exam to get selected and clear the test with good score. The recent study has shown that nearly 40% of the engineers form mechanical stream have been recruited while 15% for HR stream and 10% for civil and other 10% for instrumentation engineers.

If you are looking for the jobs in NTPC then either you check the above website for recruitment or vacancy link or subscribe to government job alert site like getsarkarinaukri.co.in which will send you the notification for all the jobs in public sector companies..

Indian Administrative Services (IAS)

You must have heard this job is highly reputable and must have seen what respect do the people who are into this field actually get. Nearly lakhs of students appear for IAS exam but all not all get selected. To get into this government job, the person needs to enroll his/her name in IAS exam.

The exam is divided into three stages. The first stage is all about prelims and the next stage is the main art and the final stage is the interview. The package which is offered to such officer is quite good and high and has many advantages as well which they can avail.

This professional is lot more in demand however, the role and responsibilities associated with this job is not so easy. It is one of those three all India services other than Indian Forest Service (IFS) and Indian Police Service (IPS) for which the exam that is held is quite difficult.

However, once you clear this exam, you are eligible to hold a good position in the central government and state government, It is one of those government job in which along with stability the person also earns a good reputation.

Public Sector Banks

Banking sector has never ending life. The number of employees and the number of banks along with their branches will keep on increasing, it is one of those jobs in which the entire company in some or the other way depends.

Thought private banks are margins, but the importance of public banks has not even reduced by 1%. People who are planning to enroll their name in banking sector do need to give an exam. It is one such job for which once you clear the exam and have necessary degree, you will get a good job and income security.

With regards to the industrialization and infrastructure growth of the country, the public banks are considered as the important one. As compared to other banks reserve Bank of India is said to be the largest one among all the other nationalized banks.

So what are you waiting for? Hurry up start practicing best of the sample papers and get selected in one of the best public sector bank and stay secured in the employment.

Indian foreign service (IFS)

If you love travelling or is forest department is your interest, then certainly you are one the right job offer to think on. IFS also known as Indian Forest Service sis one of the reputable job in which you can get in.

This job along with the reputation also pays well and has better working security which you may not find anywhere else. Such officer gets a good opportunity to present himself for his country in front of other countries.

However, the chances of posting are more and interaction with foreign dignitary’s aslo needs to be maintained.

Professors and teachers

If teaching is something you like or sharing your knowledge through this career is something that you have been waiting from a long time, then you are on the right track.

You can certainly choose a career as a government school teacher or the professor as there are so many vacancies in this sector.

But again, you will have to clear a exam called National Eligibility test with good markets to get into the highest level job and earn a good income.

Certainly the above mentioned government jobs are best one to opt for only if you need to growth, reputation, and financial security. Best of luck! Choose wisely.


  1. Hi
    I read several articles on five most paid or post popular or most prestigious jobs in India they all cover IAS
    but none of them have quoted ‘NTPC’ which actually pays handsome package with a job security. Thanks and i expect, that you will add such more untouched areas.

  2. Dear You have forgotten Doctors, they are the most respected persons when your or mine relative is in Dying condition, Kitne bade se bada insan ho everybody folds hands in front of them and with crying eyes only utter “Doctor sahab bacha lo”………

  3. Did you people notice what was written in the section of Indian foreign service? “IFS also known as indian forest service…” and “if you love travelling or forest department is your interest…” Seriously! The two terms represent separate posts and the one who had written this is ignorant of it.

  4. Thanks for your information but I need more information about this.

  5. Hello @admin
    Kindly tell the people’s about civil services and TAX Field like income tax officer and service tax officer as well as IPS and Railway and so on ..
    These are the rare chances jobs but plz summit the knowledge about these .

  6. Hi All,
    I would like to say about IAS job who are want to be an IAS.Please keep ur mind its not a cheap job that u can easily get rid from.U has to dedicate for this certain job.

  7. I have came across many government job website. but freejobpoint.com website I like the most. Due to some reasons mentioned below:-

    It gives only useful information what we require.

    We can subscribe for latest government jobs.

    Delivers daily jobs updates.

    Important points are highlighted with red ink.

    Mobile Phone friendly website

    Made with blue color (my favourite)

    Rest I have found freejobalert, indgovtjobs too a good website. But I love freejobpoint.com

  8. Respected sir, For the student of civil engineerig which is a post is highest post in government of india ???

  9. I want IAS job.Please give me details about how to apply and all…..

  10. Respected Admin,
    I think that IASjob is also a respected job and I want to be a IAS officer so please give me whole informtion about IAS officer.


  11. Respected sir,
    Now only I’m doing my bachelor of engineering 2nd year,but my ambition is to become an IAS officer. So as you get this comment please give me some tips for preparing for the exam andalso I need to know about the rules and regulations for eligibility.
    Thank you

  12. Hi.Admin, Nice information and i need more information about government job.

  13. Hey,
    You wrote a gud article. But it was on the basis of pay as nd reputation. But I actually want to work for the country and make a large difference in its progress. Can u help with the same??

  14. I want Indian forest service job and what kind of courses is helpful in IFS

  15. HEY admin,
    I think you forgot some main point in my opinion. Indian Defense Services is also one of the highly respectable jobs

  16. Hi Admin, It’s really nice to reach & read your this great article for Data Entry Jobs ! I must say this post is really such helpful for “Data Entry Workers” ! I have seen there is much vacancy of Data Entry But most of people be fail to get Data Entry Jobs. This post is nice to learn & know much more about Data Entry Jobs !


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