The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC salary structure is what most applicants who wish to work in NAFDAC seek to know first before submitting their applications.Just like every other agency under the Federal Ministry of Health, NAFDAC staffs are paid using the CONRAISS salary scale.
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We will attempt to address these queries in this post. However, before we tell you about NAFDAC Salary scale and structure, let’s tell you a bit about the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC).
Vision and Mission of NAFDAC
Vision: To safeguard the public health of the nation
Mission: To safeguard the public health by ensuring that only the right quality food, drugs, and other regulated products are manufactured, exported, imported, advertised, sold and used.
Departments in NAFDAC
NAFDAC is divided into 14 directorates.
- Human Resource Management
- Finance and Accounts
- Planning Research and Statistics
- Registration and Regulatory Affairs
- Laboratory Services
- Ports Inspection
- Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
- Drug Evaluation and Research
- Chemical Evaluation and Research
- Pharmacovigilance and Post Marketing Surveillance
- Narcotics and Controlled Substance
- Veterinary Medicine and Allied Products
- Special Duties
NAFDAC Salary Structure
Before we proceed, it is important to note that, just like every other top government agencies, NAFDAC’s salary structure varies depending on grade level, years of service and position occupied in the organization.
Read Also: NAFDAC Recruitment Portal.
NAFDAC Salary Structure for Entry Level Staff.
A NAFDAC on GL 8 is paid N1,247, 854 per annum. That is about N103,987 per month before pension and tax deductions.
A NAFDAC Staff on GL 7 is paid N1,073,217 per annum. That is about N89,434 per month before pension and tax deductions.
Apart from the basic salaries paid to NAFDAC staff, there are some allowances which they are entitled to. However, these allowances depend on some criteria such as year of service, location, the position occupied etc.
But the higher you climb the ladder of service, the higher your take home.