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[DETAILED] CONRAISS Salary Structure in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Civil Service is the largest single public employer of labor in Africa with more than 700 MDAs and about a 15miilion workforce. The National Income and Wages Commission is the official body charged with all matters that relate to income, wages, and salaries in Nigeria.

About CONRAISS

The Consolidated Research and Allied Institutions Salary Structure (CONRAIS) is the official salary structure for workers in Research and related institutes across the Nation. Research institutions are government agencies established by law to provide the necessary support to the nation in the areas of Medicine, Agriculture, etc.

CONRAIS SALARY STRUCTURE

The CONRAIS is the official salary scale for federal government-owned research and allied institutions in Nigeria. The CONRAIS salary structure is similar to that of tertiary institutions which is the Consolidated Tertiary Institutions Salary Structure (CONTISS). The lowest-paid worker under the CONRAIS salary structure which is 01 Step 1 earns a salary of about 25320 Naira monthly, and 303,669 annually. Below is the approved CONRAIS salary scale.

GRADE LEVEL/STEPS

MONTHLY SALARY (N)

ANNUAL SALARY(N)

CONRAIS 01 (Step 1 – 15)

25320 – 34560

303669 – 420657

CONRAIS 02 (Step 1 – 15)

25650 – 45067

307567 – 451076

CONRAIS 03 (Step 1 – 15)

26854 – 46553

322067 – 492748

CONRAIS 04 (Step 1 – 15)

27645 – 47353

323856 – 508364

CONRAIS 05 (Step 1 – 15)

29746 – 49036

324545 – 510380

CONRAIS 06 (Step 1 – 15)

30456 – 50336

327048 – 521067

CONRAIS 07 (Step 1 – 15)

51076 – 62097

382508 – 536278

CONRAIS 08 (Step 1 – 15)

81056 – 87659

802745 – 851038

CONRAIS 09 (Step 1 – 15)

125,087 – 179050

902568 – 987523

CONRAIS 10 (Step 1 – 15)

205673 – 223450

2456300 – 2109389

CONRAIS 11 (Step 1 – 15)

220384 – 256749

2564739 – 2653738

CONRAIS 12 (Step 1 – 15)

236578 – 268906

3122689 – 3245698

CONRAIS 13 (Step 1 – 15)

307826 – 320897

3389087 – 4217890

CONRAIS 14 (Step 1 – 15)

353238 – 378008

4307649 – 6098647

CONRAIS 15 (Step 1 – 15)

425906 – 501657

4807688 – 6856550

 

SOURCE: NATIONAL INCOME, WAGES, AND SALARIES COMMISSION

Top Agencies under the CONRAISS Salary Structure

National Institute for Tropical Agriculture and Research, Ibadan

Federal Institute of Industrial Research, Abuja

National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development

Nigerian Building and Road Research, Abuja

Federal Institute of Industrial Research, Oshodi

National Water Resources Institute, Lagos

National Horticultural Research Institute, Ibadan

National Agricultural Extension and Research Liaison Services, Zaria

National Institute of Social and Economic Research, Ibadan

National Institute for Oceanography and Marine Research, Lagos

Agricultural Research Council of Nigeria

Fundamentals Terms About Salaries and Wages in Nigeria

Nominal wage: This is the actual amount of money that a worker is paid for a job done within a stipulated period. The nominal wage is paid without considering factors such as inflation.

Real Wage: This is the wage paid to a worker after adjusting the nominal wage to inflation.

Appropriate wage: This is the amount of money that should be paid to a worker to mitigate the effects of inflation and guarantee the value and stability of wages.

Other important questions answered

What is CONRAISS?

Consolidated Research and Allied Institute Salary Structure is a salary scale for the employees of Federal government-owned research institutes in Nigeria. A consolidated salary scale is a totality of all the salaries and allowances a worker is entitled to.

What is the salary of level 7 in Nigeria?

According to the National Salaries, Income, and Wages Commission (NSIWC) level 07 worker under the Consolidated Research and Allied Institute Salary Structure (CONRAIS) earns about N51,076kN62,097k per month and N382,508kN536,278k per month.

What is the Salary for level 11 in Nigeria?

A level 12 worker earns N23,6578 – N26,8906 monthly and N3,122,689m – 3,245,698m annually per National Salaries, Income, and Wages Commission (NSIWC).

 

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