SBI SO Notification 2021 [Out] - SBI Specialist Officer Recruitment 2021-22

The State Bank of India released the SBI SO notification every year to appoint candidates at the post of Specialist Officer across the various Bank branches in the country.

Check the latest notifications related to the Specialist Officer exam and other Government exams at the linked article.

Latest Update:

  • The State Bank of India has released the official SBI SO notification 2021 to appoint 606 Specialist Officers at various posts. The notification was released on September 28, 2021, and candidates willing to apply for the exam between September 28, and October 18, 2021, on the official SBI website ( 
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SBI SO Recruitment 2021-22

The SBI Specialist Officer recruitment is an annually conducted recruitment procedure managed by the State Bank of India. Vacancies for Officers in the Specialist cadre are released by the conducting body to appoint Specialist Officers at various posts, the official recruitment notification was released on September 28, 2021.

Unlike the previous years, the selection process for each of these posts is not the same.Every year the posts for which the SBI SO recruitment is conducted differ depending upon the requirement of the appointing organisation.

In this article, we bring to you the details regarding the SBI SO recruitment 2021 along with the vacancies released for regular and contractual basis employment.To know more about the SBI recruitment for other posts, candidates can visit the linked article.

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SBI SO Vacancy 2021

The table given below gives information based on the vacancies released as on September 28, 2021, for the various Specialist Officer posts on regular basis:

SBI SO Vacancy 2021-22
Post Name Gen OBC EWS SC ST Total Notification PDF
Relationship Manager RM 126 70 31 54 33 314 Download PDF
Relationship Manager Team Lead 08 06 02 02 02 20
Customer Relation Executive CRE 88 57 21 35 16 217
Investment Officer 05 04 01 01 01 12
Central Research Team (Product Lead) 01 01 0 0 0 02
Central Research Team (Support) 02 0 0 0 0 02
Executive (Document Preservation-Archives) 13 06 02 04 01 26 Download PDF
Manager Marketing 07 03 01 01 0 12 Download PDF 
Deputy Manager Marketing  01 0 0 0 0 01

SBI SO Salary 2021

Given below is the post-wise SBI SO salary for the reference of candidates applying for the upcoming Specialist Officer exam. The salary and pay scale details are based on the SBI SO Notification 2021:

SBI SO Salary 2022
Post Name Salary/Pay Scale
Relationship Manager RM Rs. 6-15 lakhs
Relationship Manager Team Lead Rs. 10-28 lakhs
Customer Relation Executive CRE Rs. 2-3 lakhs
Investment Officer Rs. 12-18 lakhs
Central Research Team (Product Lead) Rs. 25-45 lakhs
Central Research Team (Support) Rs. 7-10 lakhs
Deputy Manager Marketing 48170-1740/1-49910-1990/10-69810
Manager Marketing 63840-1990/5-73790-2220/2-78230 
Executive (Document Preservation-Archives) Rs.8 – Rs.12 lakhs per annum

SBI SO Notification 2021-22 – Application Fees

Since for most of the Specialist Officer posts for which vacancies have been released, the scheme of selection only includes shortlisting based on application form and Interview. However, there are two posts for which online examination is to be held.

All interested candidates can apply for the various SBI SO posts between September 28, and October 18, 2021, on the official website. The application fee details have been given below:

SBI SO Application Fee 
General/OBC/EWS Rs. 750/-

SBI SO Notification 2021 – Regular/Contract Basis

The official SBI SO notification releases vacancies for the post of Officer on both, regular and contractual basis. The tenure for the contract is clearly specified in the notification along with the salary and other perks that an employee will be able to enjoy during their service at the State Bank of India.

Candidates appointed at regular posts are the same as any other Officer scale employee working permanently for the Organisation. Being the largest Public Sector Bank of the country, SBI offers great growth and opportunity to anyone working either on a regular basis or contractual basis.
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Frequently Asked Questions on SBI SO Notification

Q 1. For which post is SBI SO notification released?

Ans. The SBI SO notification is released for candidates willing to appear for the post of Specialist Officer in the State Bank of India.

Q 2. How many vacancies have been released for the SBI SO exam 2021?

Ans. A total of 606 vacancies have been released for the SBI Specialist Officer exam for the 2021 recruitment.

Q 3. What all information is given in the SBI SO notification?

Ans. The below mentioned things are mentioned in the SBI SO notification:

  • Important Dates
  • Selection Process
  • Eligibility
  • Application Process Details
  • Salary, Probation & Bond

Q 4. Can I apply for the SBI SO exam in the final year graduation?

Ans. No, a candidate needs to possess a minimum of Graduation degree to apply for the SBI SO exam.

Q 5. Can I apply for the SBI SO exam offline?

Ans. There is no option to apply for the Specialist Officer exam offline. Candidates can apply online only.

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