Data Entry Operator (DEO) is one of the most sought- after posts of SSC CHSL. This post offers good grade pay and other allowances. It also observes the highest cut off in SSC CHSL. As per previous years’ trends, applicants who scored above 200 were selected for the Data Entry skill test.
As per SSC CHSL Notification 2017-18, last date to fill SSC CHSL Application Form 2017 is December 18, 2017. Tier 1 is scheduled from March 4, 2018 onwards. The aspirants who qualify this stage will advance to Tier 2 which will be held in June 8, 2018. Check SSC CHSL 2017 Exam Pattern
State Selection Commission has released the official notification for SSC CHSL. There are lesser vacancies available this year for all posts of SSC CHSL.
The competition will be fierce especially for the DEO post as the number of vacancies is very few this year. Hence, aspirants must prepare well for the exam.
Every aspirant must undergo 3 stages of exam- Tier 1, Tier 2 and Skill test, in order to get recruited for the DEO post offered by SSC. They have to clear SSC CHSL Cut Off of each tier to advance to the next stage. The cut off varies with the department chosen by aspirants i.e. C&AG and Other than C&AG
We have given the category wise cut off for Tier 2 and Skill test of SSC CHSL 2016 for the DEO post to get a fair idea about the marks required to qualify each tier.
|Category||Cut Off Marks in Paper I+II (Dept. of C&AG)||Cut-Off Marks in Paper I+II (Other than C&AG)|
Note: SSC CHSL Cut off percentage for mistakes in the Skill test is around 5% for General category and 7% for other reserved categories.
Data Entry Operator is one of the best posts available through SSC CHSL and is preferred by most aspirants. A DEO is one who records data in the computer. It is entirely a computer-oriented job and does not require any fieldwork.
Indian Government currently has its own Data Entry Department for the details of staff members (salary, registration of names, making identity cards, etc.) and work regarding collection of various documents. The job profile of a DEO is briefly explained below:
The details of the remuneration for a DEO are given in the table below:
|Post Name||Grade Pay (INR)||Pay Band (INR)|
|Data Entry Operator (DEO)||2400||5200-20200|
Candidates who get recruited as Data Entry Operators by SSC have ample opportunities for career growth. Along with a good pay, they also have a chance to get promoted.
DEO are also 1st level position in any organization of the government. Aspirants are promoted to the following positions based on their performance:
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.