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First salary: In 1954, my first paycheque was Rs 75

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sam kona
My first salary
by sam kona on Nov 07, 2012 03:03 PM

My first pay on first job was 400 in 1978. Good at the time. Then when joined as PO of bank in 1980 it was 1500 . Most of my colleagues dont know what to do with that much :)

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srijagadeesh chirtapudi
50 np is the first salary of
by srijagadeesh chirtapudi on Nov 06, 2012 11:38 PM  | Hide replies

The legendary indian actor Dr. Akkineni Nageshwara Rao's first salay was Rs 0.50 in the year 1934. He gave Rs. 0.25 as his contribution for the kerosene to be used in petromas light.

He got this by acting in a play at his native village Ramapuram in the Krishna District of Andhra.

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Re: 50 np is the first salary of
by Dev on Nov 07, 2012 02:13 PM
now we know how the british ruled india. for rs 1000 they could probably pay 1000 indian soldiers for a month

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Satya Raj
Re: 50 np is the first salary of
by Satya Raj on Nov 07, 2012 10:20 AM

Wow! How badly the rupee has devalued because of baniyas!

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dev mathur
first salary
by dev mathur on Nov 06, 2012 06:26 PM

my first salary in 1971 was Rs 280 in Audit office at Shimla . my room rent in a hotel on the Mall road was Rs 30 per month with furniture and Rs 60 per month used to be the expanses for break fast , lunch and dinner in several eating joints on the Mall and coffee cup at Indian coffee house was for 25 paise .

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vikrant kumar
first salary
by vikrant kumar on Nov 06, 2012 06:23 PM

I got my first salay Rs. 900/-pm in 1993 working as an accountant. I save my whole salary but these day it is not possible for me to save the money

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Omprakash Gupta
First salary
by Omprakash Gupta on Nov 06, 2012 06:11 PM

In 1956 my salasy asa clerk in Education Department was Rs 60 p.m. some clerks got Rs 54 in pay scale 54-4-82. D.A. of Rs 10 was also added. But dhaba walas provided two times meal @ Rs 18 for full month.

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mani shrinivas
My First Salary
by mani shrinivas on Nov 06, 2012 06:10 PM

My first salary was Rs 149 and 8 Annas in 1962 when I joined ONGC as a Junior Assistant. I came home and gave the whole salary to my mother who was very proud of me.....

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My First salary
by HARISH JOSHI on Nov 06, 2012 06:03 PM

In October, 1993, I recvd my 1st salary it was 850/-. I started as a typist and with that salary, I was able to complete my Diploma in Computers (EMI) and also contributed in the family expenses. But today I am jobless and looking for an opportunity.

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aditya saxena
My First Salary
by aditya saxena on Nov 06, 2012 05:26 PM

In Aug 1998, My first salary was 4000

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