SSC CGL Salary 2017 – Assistant in NTRO Grade Pay Increased!

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Good News!! SSC CGL 2017 Grade Pay Increased

SSC has announced a latest amendment in the grade pay against the vacancy announcement last year. According to the notice released on 23rd October 2017, SSC announced vacancies for the position of Assistant in the office of National Technical Research Organization (NTRO). It is a good news for all those who applied for this post. SSC has increased the grade pay of the post of Assistant in NTRO office from Rs. 4200/- to Rs. 4600/- . You can go through the official notice given below.

SSC CGL 2017 Grade Pay Revised – Official Notice

Official Notice for Increased Grade Pay SSC CGL 2017


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SSC CGL Salary Structure and Career Growth

It is very important to know the complete out-growth of SSC Combined Graduate Level Exam 2018, for which you are struggling so hard and what kind of salary structure and incentives its providing to you. The SSC CGL salary and career growth is a motivation to all the candidates. Therefore, to grab that power, you should enclose all your energy and put all your effort to grab this opportunity. SSC has released notification for SSC CGL 2018. This is a wonderful opportunity for those who want to get a government job. Here we are providing SSC CGL Salary Structure and career growth opportunities for posts under SSC CGL. In this article, we have provided the Grade Pay and Pay band for various posts under SSC CGL 2018. You will find all the calculation of salaries and the growth of your career in this article.

SSC CGL Group B & C – Pay Scale & Grade Pay

The SSC CGL Salary structure comprises Grade Pay and Pay Scale under Group B and Group C posts. 

Sr. No Classification of Posts Grade Pay and Pay Scale description
1 Group B Posts Grade Pay of Rs. 5400, Rs. 4800, Rs. 4600 and Rs. 4200 in the scale of pay of Rs 9300 – 34800 in the Pay Band-2
2 Group C Posts Grade Pay of Rs. 2800, Rs. 2400, Rs. 2000, Rs. 1900 and Rs. 1800 in the scale of pay of Rs.5200-20200 in the Pay Band-1

Salary of Group B posts :

Group B Posts are eligible for a  Pay Band-II in the range of Rs.9300-34800 (pre-revised).

Name of Post Ministry Grade Pay:
Audit Officer
 Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG 4800
Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG  4800
Section Officer
Intelligence Bureau  4600
Section Officer
Ministry of Railway  4600
Section Officer
 Ministry of External Affairs  4600
Section Officer
AFHQ  4600
Assistant  Other Ministries/Departments /Organisations  4600
Assistant   Other Ministries/Departments /Organisations  4600
Section Officer
  Other Ministries/Departments /Organisations  4600
Assistant   Other Ministries/Departments /Organisations  4200
Assistant /Super-intend   Other Ministries/Departments /Organisations  4200
inspector of Income Tax  CBDT  4600
Inspector (Central Excise)  CBEC  4600
Inspector (Preventive Officer)   CBEC  4600
Inspector (Examiner)    CBEC  4600
  Enforcement Directorate, Department of Revenue  4600
Sub Inspector  CBI  4600
Inspector Posts  Department of Posts  4600
Divisional Accountant  Offices under CAG  4200
Inspector  Central Bureau of Narcotics  4600
Sub Inspector  National Investigation Agency  4200
M/o Statistics & Programme implementation  4200

Salary of Group C Posts:

Group C Posts:  Group C Posts will be in the Pay Band-I: Rs. 5200-20200 (pre-revised):

Name of Posts inistry Grade Pay
 Auditor  Offices under CAG  2800
 Auditor Offices under CGDA  2800
 Auditor Other Ministries/Departments /Organisations   2800
Accountant Offices under CAG   2800
Accountant/Junior Accountant Other Ministries/Departments /Organisations   2800
Senior Secretariat Assistant/ Upper Division Clerks Central Govt. Offices/ Ministries other than CSCS cadres.  2400
Tax Assistant CBDT  2400
Tax Assistant CBEC   2400
Sub-Inspector Central Bureau of Narcotics   2400
Upper Division Clerk Dte. Gen Border Road Organisation (MoD)   2400

How the SSC Salary is calculated?

Classification according to Types of Cities:

The 7th Pay Commission has proposed the following HRA which varies according to the types of cities. Cities are classified into Class X, Y and Z based on factors like population, cost of living and urbanization.

  • Class X – 8 Cities only- 24% HRA (Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, and Pune)
  • Class Y – Around 100 Towns (With a Population above 5 Lakhs) – 16% HRA
  •  Class Z – Rural Areas – 8% HRA

DA = Dearness Allowance is 0% as it is merged with the basic pay. Dearness Allowance is revised every six months. If you work for organizations like the CBI, IB and other Security agencies you get an extra 20% of Basic Pay as Special Security Allowance(SSA). There are several other allowances like SDA, Medical, Canteen, Specs, Briefcase to the add to the list. However, we avoided these to make it simple to calculate the salary.

Example of Calculation of Salary for Examiner Posts :

Let us calculate the salary of an Examiner posted in Mumbai who has a Grade-pay of 4600 Rs.

According to 7th Central Pay Commission Pay Matrix Table, The Basic Pay of an Examiner would be  Rs. 44,900. Mumbai is Class X City and hence HRA would be 24% of Basic Pay. There would be no dearness allowance.

  • HRA = 24% of Basic Pay of 44,900   = Rs. 10,776
  • DA  = 0.
  • Transport allowance =Rs. 3600
  • Now Gross pay = Basic Pay + HRA +DA +TA
  • Calculation of Gross Pay = Rs.44900 + Rs.10,776 + 0 + Rs.3600
  • Gross Pay Total = Rs.59,276 ~ Rs.60,000(approximately).

Inhand Salary and Deductions on Gross Pay:

  • NPS (National Pension Scheme) = 10% on Basic Pay is deducted as NPS = Rs. 4490
  • Employee Provident Fund(EPF) = It is based on the employee’s Basic pay which is 12% of salary (Basic Pay + Dearness Allowance).
  • EPF  = 12% of  Basic Pay = Rs. 5388
  • TDS and other taxes like Education Cess will be deducted.
  • Total Deduction = NPS+EPF+Tax(TDS)+Other deductions = Rs. 9000 (approx)
  •  Inhand Salary  = Gross salary – Total Deduction
  • Rs. 60,000 – Rs. 9000 (approx)
  • Inhand Salary would be approximately Rs. 51,000 in a Class X City 

In this way, we have calculated the In-hand salary of Various SSC employees belonging to Group B and Group C posts. The inhand salary has been calculated for various grade pay and based on classification of cities:

Grade-pay X city Y city Z city
2400 Rs.31,000 Rs.27,000 Rs.25,000
2800 Rs.35,000 Rs.31,000 Rs.28,000
4200 Rs.41,000 Rs.36,000 Rs.33,000
4600 Rs.51,000 Rs.46,000 Rs.42,000
4800 Rs.55,000 Rs.49,000 Rs.45,000

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