The SSC CGL exam is one of the most sought after exams in India and one major reason for this is the salary provided by the Commission. The current SSC CGL salary varies from a minimum of Rs.18,000 to Rs.2,50,000 (including perks), based on different posts.
SSC CGL exam in India is conducted by the Staff Selection Commission for ‘Grade B’ and ‘Grade C’ posts. Aspirants willing to apply for the SSC CGL exam in the coming years can get an idea about the SSC CGL salary in this article.
Apart from the salary, SSC provides various other benefits to its employees, which attract a lot of aspirants to join the Staff Selection Commission. However, with the advantages that one gets, the job profile also holds many responsibilities.
Candidates willing to apply for the SSC CGL exam can visit the linked article for more details about the exam.
SSC CGL Post-Wise Salary
After the 7th pay commission, there has been an increment of 3 per cent in the salaries of employees working for different SSC CGL posts. The table below gives details regarding the SSC CGL salary for various posts:
|SSC CGL Salary|
|Assistant Audit Officer||Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG||4800||Rs.(54,864 – 61,424)|
|Assistant||Central Vigilance Commission||4600||Rs.(41,003 – 46,183)|
|Assistant||Ministry of Railway||4600||Rs.(41,003 – 46,183)|
|Assistant||Intelligence Bureau||4600||Rs.(41,003 – 46,183)|
|Assistant||Ministry of External Affairs||4600||Rs.(41,003 – 46,183)|
|Assistant||Armed Forces Headquarters Civil Services||4600||Rs.(41,003 – 46,183)|
|Inspector of Income Tax||Central Board of Direct Taxation||4600||Rs.(41,003 – 46,183)|
|Inspector (Central Excise)||Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs||4600||Rs.(41,003 – 46,183)|
|Inspector (Preventive Officer)||Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs||4600||Rs.(41,003 – 46,183)|
|Inspector (Examiner)||Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs||4600||Rs.(41,003 – 46,183)|
|Sub Inspector||Central Bureau of Investigation||4200||Rs.(32,667 – 37,119)|
|Inspector of Posts||Department of Post||4200||Rs.(32,667 – 37,119)|
|Statistical Investigator Gr.II||Ministry of Statistics & Prog. Implementation||4200||Rs.(32,667 – 37,119)|
|Inspector||Central Bureau of Narcotics||4600||Rs.(41,003 – 46,183)|
|Sub Inspector||National Investigation Agency||4200||Rs.(32,667 – 37,119)|
|Inspector||Income Tax||4600||Rs.(41,003 – 46,183)|
|Auditor||Offices under CAG||2800||Rs.(27,766 – 31,790)|
|Auditor||Offices under CGDA||2800||Rs.(27,766 – 31,790)|
|Accountant/ Junior Accountant||Offices under CGA||2800||Rs.(27,766 – 31,790)|
|Senior Secretariat Assistant||Central Government Offices||2400||Rs.(24,446 – 28,180)|
|Tax Assistant||Central Board of Direct Taxation||2400||Rs.(24,446 – 28,180)|
|Tax Assistant||Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs||2400||Rs.(24,446 – 28,180)|
|Compiler||Registrar General of India||2400||Rs.(24,446 – 28,180)|
|Sub Inspector||Central Bureau of Narcotics||2400||Rs.(24,446 – 28,180)|
The above-mentioned salary is the gross salary for the employees serving at different posts. Apart from this, SSC also provides various perks and benefits.
The SSC CGL salary is divided into two pay bands and salary based on the two pay bands is given below:
Candidates appearing for the SSC CGL exam can check other details for the SSC exams at the linked article.
SSC CGL Salary – Other Allowances
The SSC CGL salary offers other allowance apart from the gross salary which includes, HRA, travel allowances, medical, dearness allowances, etc.
The table below gives details regarding the HRA and travel allowances for SSC employees posted in different cities:
|SSC CGL Salary Allowances|
|Cities||HRA (percentage)||Travel Allowances|
|X (Only 8 urban cities)||24||3600|
|Y (Towns with population over 5 lakhs)||16||1800|
|Z (Rural Areas)||8||1800|
Also, candidates can visit the government exams page and know more about other posts and job profiles offering similar designations, pay scale and job profile.