The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the SSC CGL exam. There are various SSC CGL posts for which the SSC Combined 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. For more information regarding SSC CGL exam, 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 also for each post.
To know more about other SSC exams candidates can visit the linked article.
|Aspirants preparing for SSC CGL Exam can check the following links for assistance-|
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|
|Assistant Audit Officer||Indian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AG||Group “B” Gazetted (Non-Ministerial)|
|Assistant Accounts Officer||Indian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AG||Group “B” Gazetted (Non-Ministerial)|
|Assistant Section Officer||Central Secretariat Service, Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of Railway, Ministry of External Affairs, AFHQ||Group “B”|
|Assistant||Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations||Group “B”|
|Inspector of Income Tax||CBDT||Group “C”|
|Inspector (Central Excise)||CBIC||Group “B”|
|Assistant Enforcement Officer||Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue||Group “B”|
|Sub Inspector||Central Bureau of Investigation||Group “B”|
|Inspector||Central Bureau of Narcotics||Group “B”|
|Junior Statistical Officer||M/o Statistics & Programme Implementation||Group “B”|
|Statistical Investigator Grade-II||Registrar General of India||Group “B”|
|Auditor||Offices under C&AG, CGDA||Group “C”|
|Accountant/ Junior Accountant||Other Ministry/ Departments||Group “C”|
|Senior Secretariat Assistant/ Upper Division Clerks||Central Govt. Offices/ Ministries other than CSCS cadres||Group “C”|
|Tax Assistant||CBDT/ CBIC||Group “C”|
|Upper Division Clerks||Government Departments||Group “C”|
Candidates willing to apply for the upcoming SSC CGL exam can refer to the given links and prepare themselves accordingly.
|Daily News Analysis||English For Competitive Exams||SSC CGL Notification|
|SSC Exam Pattern||SSC CGL VS SSC CHSL||SSC vs Bank PO|
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|
Candidates willing to appear for Staff Selection Commission CGL examination can check the following links for relevant details on the same.
|SSC CGL Eligibility||SSC CGL Apply Online||SSC CGL exam dates|
|SSC CGL Answer Key||SSC CGL Admit Card||SSC CGL Cut Off|
|SSC CGL Exam Analysis||SSC CGL Result||SSC CGL Preparation|
SSC CGL Post-Wise Job Profile
candidates preparing for SSC Combined Graduate Level exam must know the what will be their roles and responsibility on being selected for any SSC CGL Post. Hence, the table below highlights the SSC CGL Post-Wise Job Profiles.
|SSC CGL Job Profile|
|SSC CGL Posts||SSC CGL Post-Wise Job Description|
|Assistant Audit Officer||Needs to assist audits in government/public sector organisations. Also needs to travel during an inspection.|
|Assistant Accounts Officer||Work includes data entry, processing, and recording transactions. Assisting with audits or fact-checking|
|Assistant Section Officer||It is a desk job and the lowest post in the Central Secretariat Services|
|Assistant||Different clerical responsibilities in different departments. Compiling files, reports, keeping track of ongoing cases, etc.|
|Inspector of Income Tax||Assessing Income Tax payable by people or companies. Managing TDS and refund claim|
|Inspector (Central Excise)||Checking if there is any kind of invasion of excise duty, preventing smuggling & assisting raid teams|
|Assistant Enforcement Officer||Preventing forgery and money laundering|
|Sub Inspector||Main responsibility is to gather information and make enquiry and investigations|
|Inspector||Illegal manufacture and transport of opium|
|Junior Statistical Officer||Assisting the Statistical Officer in drafting documents, data entry and tabulation|
|Statistical Investigator Grade-II||Drafting Documents, preparing survey reports, editing and compiling existing data|
|Auditor||Audit expense details of the State Departments|
|Accountant/ Junior Accountant||Passing of various bills, salary allowances, office expenses, pension-related issues|
|Senior Secretariat Assistant/ Upper Division Clerks||Clerical level post. Requires employee to maintain files & data entry|
|Tax Assistant||Access, modify and verify tax of individual or business|
|Upper Division Clerks||Maintain files, financial documents and accounts|
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.
Candidates can also check out the preparation strategies for competitive exams to fine-tune their preparation for SSC CGL exam.
Frequently Asked Questions SSC CGL Posts
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.