The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the SSC CGL exam. There are various SSC CGL posts for which the SSC Common Graduate Level (CGL) exam is conducted.
In this article, we shall discuss the SSC CGL posts, preferences and job profile for the different posts under the CGL exam.
To know more about other SSC exams candidates can visit the linked article.
Candidates appointed for different SSC CGL posts have different duties and responsibilities. The salary, designation, qualifications, etc. are different for each post.
Candidates willing to apply for the upcoming SSC CGL exam can refer to the SSC CGL syllabus at the linked article and prepare themselves accordingly.
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SSC CGL Post Descriptions
The Staff Selection Commission conducts the SSC CGL exam to recruit candidates into various Organizations, departments, offices under the Government of India. It is a national level exam and recruitment to Group B and Group C posts in Government departments is done through this exam.
Given below is the list of different posts for which the SSC CGL exam is conducted along with the SSC CGL post description and profile:
|SSC CGL Posts|
|SSC CGL Post||Department/Ministry||Classification of Post||Job Description|
|Assistant Audit Officer||Indian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AG||Group “B” Gazetted (Non-Ministerial)||Needs to assist audits in government/public sector organisation. Also needs to travel during an inspection.|
|Assistant Accounts Officer||Indian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AG||Group “B” Gazetted (Non-Ministerial)||Work includes data entry, processing, and recording transactions. Assisting with audits or fact-checking|
|Assistant Section Officer||Central Secretariat Service, Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of Railway, Ministry of External Affairs, AFHQ||Group “B”||It is a desk job and the lowest post in the Central Secretariat Services|
|Assistant||Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations||Group “B”||Different clerical responsibilities in different departments. Compiling files, reports, keeping track of ongoing cases, etc.|
|Inspector of Income Tax||CBDT||Group “C”||Assessing Income Tax payable by people or companies. Managing TDS and refund claim|
|Inspector (Central Excise)||CBIC||Group “B”||Checking if there is any kind of invasion of excise duty, preventing smuggling & assisting raid teams|
|Assistant Enforcement Officer||Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue||Group “B”||Preventing forgery and money laundering|
|Sub Inspector||Central Bureau of Investigation||Group “B”||Main responsibility is to gather information and make enquiry and investigations|
|Inspector||Central Bureau of Narcotics||Group “B”||Illegal manufacture and transport of opium|
|Junior Statistical Officer||M/o Statistics & Programme Implementation||Group “B”||Assisting the Statistical Officer in drafting documents, data entry and tabulation|
|Statistical Investigator Grade-II||Registrar General of India||Group “B”||Drafting Documents, preparing survey reports, editing and compiling existing data|
|Auditor||Offices under C&AG, CGDA||Group “C”||Audit expense details of the State Departments|
|Accountant/ Junior Accountant||Other Ministry/ Departments||Group “C”||Passing of various bills, salary allowances, office expenses, pension-related issues|
|Senior Secretariat Assistant/ Upper Division Clerks||Central Govt. Offices/ Ministries other than CSCS cadres||Group “C”||Clerical level post. Requires employee to maintain files & data entry|
|Tax Assistant||CBDT/ CBIC||Group “C”||Access, modify and verify tax of individual or business|
|Upper Division Clerks||Government Departments||Group “C”||Maintain files, financial documents and accounts|
For more information regarding SSC CGL exam, candidates can visit the linked article.
SSC CGL Post-wise Salary
The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) recruits candidates into various Government Departments and Ministries through the SSC CGL exam and thereby, the employees are liable for a decent salary as per the 7th Pay Commission.
The SSC CGL salary has been discussed in detail in the linked article.
Given below is the pay level for different employees appointed at different SSC CGL posts:
|SSC CGL Posts – Salary|
|Pay Level 8 (Rs 47600 to 151100)|
|Assistant Audit Officer||Assistant Accounts Officer|
|Pay Level-7 (Rs 44900 to 142400)|
|Assistant Section Officer||Assistant||Inspector of Income Tax||Inspector, (Central Excise)|
|Inspector (Preventive Officer)||Inspector (Examiner)||Assistant Enforcement Officer||Sub Inspector|
|Pay Level-6 (Rs 35400 to 112400)|
|Assistant/ Superintendent||Divisional Accountant||Sub Inspector(NIA)||Junior Statistical Officer|
|Statistical Investigator Grade-II|
|Pay Level-5 (Rs 29200 to 92300)|
|Auditor||Accountant||Accountant/ Junior Accountant|
|Pay Level-4 (Rs 25500 to 81100)|
|Senior Secretariat Assistant/ Upper Division Clerks||Tax Assistant||Sub-Inspector (Central Bureau of Narcotics)||Upper Division Clerks|
All the SSC CGL posts hold great opportunities in terms of career growth and promotion. Candidates must note that every post under SSC Combined Graduate Level exam offers chances for further growth within the Organisation.
Frequently Asked Questions RBI Assistant Admit Card
Q 1. What is the age limit to apply for SSC CGL exam?
Q 2. Can a candidate apply for more than one post for the SSC CGL exam?
Q 3. Which are the best posts under SSC CGL exam?
Ans. The best posts to get recruited to under the SSC CGL exam are as follows:
- Income Tax Inspector
- Assistant Section Officer
- Central Excise Inspector
- Assistant Audit Officer
- Public Finance – K K Andley and Sundaram
- Assistant Enforcement Officer
Various other posts under SSC CGL exam can be considered by candidates.