Rear Admiral Krishna Swaminathan in a rear admiral’s uniform.
Rear admiral (India)
|Next higher rank||Vice admiral|
|Next lower rank||Commodore|
The Deputy Chief of the Naval Staff (DCNS) is a senior appointment in the Indian Navy.
Deputy Chief of the Naval Staff (India)
|Deputy Chief of the Naval Staff|
|Incumbent Ravneet Singh since 1 June 2021|
|Type||Principal Staff Officer|
|Status||3rd highest ranking naval officer|
The current CNS is Admiral R. Hari Kumar. The 25th Navy Chief, he took over from Karambir Singh, who retired on 30 November 2021 after four decades of service from the navy.
What is after Vice Admiral?
Vice admiral ranks above rear admiral and below admiral. Vice admiral is equivalent to the rank of lieutenant general in the other uniformed services.
The President of India is the Supreme Commander of the Indian Navy. The Chief of Naval Staff, a four-star admiral, commands the navy.
|Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS)||Admiral R. Hari Kumar, PVSM, AVSM, VSM|
|Vice Chief of the Naval Staff (VCNS)||Vice Admiral Satish Namdeo Ghormade, AVSM, NM|
The highest-paying job at Indian Navy is a Captain with a salary of ₹32.5 Lakhs per year.
What is the lowest salary at Indian Navy? The lowest-paying job at Indian Navy is a Lieutenant Commander with a salary of ₹25,39,897 per year.
Who is the Vice Chief of Air Force?
Vice Chief of the Air Staff (India)
|Vice Chief of the Air Staff|
|Incumbent Air Marshal Sandeep Singh since 1 October 2021|
|Indian Air Force|
|Reports to||Chief of the Air Staff|
Who is the vice chief of the Army?
The incumbent vice chief of staff of the Army, since July 2019, is General Joseph M. Martin.
Vice Chief of Staff of the United States Army.
|Vice Chief of Staff of the Army|
|Member of||Army Staff Joint Requirements Oversight Council|
|Reports to||Chief of Staff of the Army|
The Indian Navy
|Pay Scale of Officers|
|RANK||LEVEL||PAY BAND (in Rs.)|
|VICE ADMIRAL AND EQUIVALENT||16||205400-224400|
The rank of admiral (or full admiral, or four-star admiral) is the highest rank normally achievable in the U.S. Navy. It ranks above vice admiral (three-star admiral) and below fleet admiral (five-star admiral). There have been 273 four-star admirals in the history of the U.S. Navy.
Incumbent. Admiral Michael M. Gilday
The chief of naval operations (CNO) is the professional head of the United States Navy. The position is a statutory office (10 U.S.C. § 8033) held by an admiral who is a military adviser and deputy to the secretary of the Navy.
The East India Company organised its own navy, which came to be as the Bombay Marine. With the establishment of the British Raj after the Indian Rebellion of 1857, the small navy was transformed into “His Majesty’s Indian Navy”, then “Her Majesty’s Indian Marine”, and finally the “Royal Indian Marine”.