DSSSB Job Profile and Salary 2021

Updated On -

May 29, 2021

DSSSB stands for Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board which conducts DSSSB Recruitment exam which is a state-level exam. Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board (DSSSB) recruits candidates for various posts under the departments of NCT Government, Delhi and the autonomous bodies under NCT Govt. Delhi. All of the information related to the DSSSB 2021 exam will be published to the official website The notification for DSSSB 2021 will be released by December 2020. The upcoming recruitment and exams will be online due to ongoing COVID-19 situation. It can be predicted that there will be good number of vacancies for DSSSB 2021 applicants.

The below table contains all the information regarding DSSSB 2021:

Examination name DSSSB Exam 2021
Name of conducting exam DSSSB (Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board)
Mode of registration Online
Type of Exam State Level Recruitment Exam
Official Website

Expected Events and Dates

Events Dates (Expected)
DSSSB Recruitment 2021 Notification 2nd week of December
Starting day to submit DSSSB Application Form 2021 1st week of January
Last day to submit the application form 2nd week of January
Admit card for DSSSB Recruitment 2021 2 weeks prior to the exam date
DSSSB 2021 Exam Date To Be Announced
Declaration of results To Be Announced
DSSSB Eligibility

Eligibility Criteria as per Age

  • The exam, DSSSB 2021 can be given by Indian Nationals.
  • The age limit varies for several posts :
  • TGT Post: Maximum age should be 32 years
  • PGT Post: Maximum age should be 36 years
  • PRT Post: Maximum age should be 30 years

Please note that there is age relaxation given by NCT Government of Delhi for categories like:

Category Age Relaxation
OBC 3 years
SC/ST 5 years
PH 10 years

JOB Profiles and Eligibility

PRT: PRT stands for Primary Teacher.

The essential qualification for PR:

Post Qualification(s) Essential
Primary Teacher Essential requirement:
Senior Secondary examination with at least 50% marks and 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education
OR Senior Secondary examination with at least 50% marks and 4-year Bachelor of Elementary Education
OR Senior Secondary with at least 50% marks and 2-year Diploma in Special Education
OR 50% marks in Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)

TGT: TGT stands for Trained Graduate Teachers

The essential qualification for TGT:

Post Qualification(s) Essential
TGT (Any Subject) Bachelor degree from a recognized University.
OR BE/B.Tech (for the post/ subject applying for) from a recognized university
TGT Special Education Teacher Graduate with Bachelors in Education or B.Ed. Diploma in Special Education
OR Exam conducted by CBSE: Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET)

PGT: PGT stands for Post Graduate Teachers.

The essential qualification for PGT:

Master’s Degree from any recognized University on any of the below-mentioned subjects:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Commerce
  • English
  • Geography
  • Punjabi
  • Sociology
  • Economics
  • Hindi
  • Political Science
  • Agriculture
  • Urdu
  • History
  • Math
  • Physics
  • Sanskrit
DSSSB Salary

DSSSB Salary Structure as per Job Profile

The below tables will show the approximate salary for different posts under DSSSB recruitment 2020 as the salary list for 2021 is yet to be published. Please refer to the below tables for getting an idea of salary structure.

DSSSB PRT Teacher Salary

DSSSB PRT Teacher Detail DSSSB PRT Teacher Salary Structure (any city)
Basic Pay 35400
HRA (24% on Basic) 8496
DA (9% on basic) 3186
Transport Allowances 3600
DA on TA (9% on TA) 324
Gross Pay 51006
NPS 3859
Income Tax 1000 (Appro)
GIS 60
Total Deductions 4919
Net Salary (approx.) 46000 (Approx)

DSSSB Delhi PGT Teacher Salary

DSSSB PGT Teacher Detail DSSSB PGT Teacher Salary Structure (any city)
Basic Pay 47600
DA (9% on basic) 4284
HRA (24% on Basic) 11424
Transport Allowances 3600
DA on TA (9% on TA) 324
Gross Pay 67232
NPS 5190
Income Tax + GIS 3000 (Approx)
Total Deductions 8190
Net Salary (approx.) 59042 (Approx)

DSSSB TGT, Music & Drawing Teacher Salary

DSSSB TGT Teacher Detail DSSSB TGT Teacher Salary Structure (any city)
Basic Pay 44900
DA (9% on basic) 4041
HRA (24% on Basic) 10776
Transport Allowances 3600
DA on TA (9% on TA) 324
Gross Pay 63641
NPS 4895
Income Tax + GIS 2500 (Approx)
Total Deductions 7395
Net Salary (approx.) 56246 (Approx)
DSSSB Benefits

Benefits of DSSSB Recruitment 2021

The exams were postponed due to COVID-19 and fresh dates will be announced soon. We are expecting it to be announced by December 2020 for 2021 examination. Please find below some of the benefits for the employees:

  • Decent salary based on 7th Pay Commission
  • Good Promotional Scope every year/ quarter
  • Paid Maternity leave up to 6 months for female employees
  • Job security and other benefits

The candidates are advised to go through this article carefully for the complete information regarding salary structure of PRT/TGT and PGT Teacher.

3 Months Crash Course

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.


sunny pandey
What are the various jobs under DSSSB and what are the details?
kavita rani

Hi Sunny. Some of the jobs under DSSSB include DASS (Administrative Service), DSSSB PGT (Teaching), DSSSB DTC Clerk (C group), DSSSB Driver (D group), etc.

ananya pandey
what is the work of assistant superintendent in dsssb?
kavita rani

Hi Ananya. DSSSB announces the recruitment notification for various posts including teaching posts, Junior Clerk, Stenographer, Assistant Engineer, that are responsible for doing different work.
Detailed information about this exam is presented here.