My dear friend,
The ESI deduction limit is for gross salary of Rs. 10,000/- P.M. Here salary means package without conveyance. It includes other allowances, payment for intervals not exceeding 2 months etc.
For availing ESI Benefit an employee should not draw more than Rs. 10,000/- p.m.(Gross Salary). It includes basic+da+hra+other fixed allowances+payments at intervals not exceeding 2 months. But it doesn't include conveyance,Travelling concession or contribution by employer.
company share 4.75%
employee share 1.75%
For availing PF Benefit it has to be calculated on basic salary+da+retaining allowance subject to the maximum basic salary+da+retaining allowance of rs. 6500/-. More than such amount org's will.
company share 12%
company share EDLI & adm charges 1.61%
employee share 12%
3rd November 2008 From India