There are many benefits of government jobs that make it an attractive option for job seekers after completion of their studies. Due to the numerous reasons the people want to join the government department and prefer to select the government job over the private job. There are a number of compensations and benefits attached to government jobs. There are many government departments in Pakistan that offer job opportunities to candidates so that they can start their professional life. The candidates can apply for the available jobs depending upon their academic qualifications and experience. Following are the top 8 benefits of doing government jobs in Pakistan.

Job security

Government jobs are considered more secure as compared to private ones. They offer better chances of career growth and the candidates can make rapid progress in their affiliated fields. Private jobs often cut down the wages and there is no job security. So due to job security, the candidates find the government job a lucrative option to choose. 

The Salary Package

Government jobs offer an attractive salary package to the candidates and it is one of the main reasons due to which the candidates want to do the government job. Apart from the salary, there are many other benefits provided to the candidates such as a large number of non-monetary benefits are provided to manage the other expenses such as medical and health. Moreover, the government job also offers accommodation facilities and traveling expenses to their employees and their family members. 


In the government job, you get a pension until you die and this is the complete insurance of your life. There is no private job that provides the pension to their employees. A government employee never has to fear about his future as the pension is available to meet the expenses later in life. The employee can retire peacefully without being thinking about the future. This is one of the main reasons why people prefer government jobs over private jobs.

Free Health Facilities

It is very difficult for ordinary people to afford health care for their family and it is becoming out of their reach. So if you work in a government department that all your medical expenses will be managed by the respective company. . Even complicated surgeries, which could great amount of money will be done free of cost for the government employees. The government will bear all expenses for the surgery. But on the other hand, if you work for a private company then you have to meet the expenses on your own. 


Pay raises and promotions are generally based on a fixed time period and the part of the employee increases with the increase in the job scale. In a private job, the promotion depends upon the performance of the employees and it is harder to get the promotion in the Private-sector job and due to this reason, many employees of the private company never make up for the promotion level and are left behind.

Less Workload

The workload in the government job is quite less in comparison with the private job. The employees can have a lot of free time to the other activities as wellIn their free time, they can read books and perform several tasks. Less workload means you are able to manage a variety of other things and come back home with less tension. In private companies, the employees have to do the job of 8 hours and then their wage is decided and you have to work hard to maintain your job.


The jobs in the government sector take care of all the expenses of the employees and provide the dearness allowance (DA) and Travelling Allowance (TA) that meet all the extra expenditure. Moreover, it also allows you to travel within the country with concession due to which the employees want to get the government jobs.

Social Security

The government jobs offer social security as you get the monthly salary on time, a lifelong pension, allowances, promotion, medical facility, and various other perks that make you more contended. You are in a position that you can enjoy and live the rest of your life without taking any tension. One of the biggest fears of life can be insecurity so do the government's job to have social security.

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