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SSC CPO Salary Structure, Pay Scale, Allowances & Benefits 2021

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May 4, 2021

The Staff Selection Commission conducts the recruitment of Sub-Inspectors and Assistant Sub-Inspectors in the Central Police Organizations like the Delhi Police, Central Industrial Security Forces, etc. This article will provide an overview of the salary structure, pay scale as well as the allowance and benefits provided to the candidates that are selected from the process of SSC CPO examination. The candidates must check out sample papers to know about the exam difficulty and the questions asked.

SSC CPO Salary Structure

SSC CPO Salary

Sub-Inspector (GD) in CAPF

  • Level – 6
  • Group – B
  • Pay Band – 2
  • Pay Scale – 35,400-1,12,400/-

Sub Inspector (Executive) – (Male/Female) in Delhi Police

  • Level – 6
  • Group – C
  • Pay Band – 2
  • Pay Scale – 35,400-1,12,400/-

Assistant Sub-Inspector in Central Industrial Security Forces

  • Level – 5
  • Group – C
  • Pay Band – 1
  • Pay Scale – 29,200-92,300/-

SSC CPO Job Profile

The candidate selected as a Sub-Inspector (SI) is primarily required to maintain the law and order in Delhi by using the powers given by the Government of India. The powers given to a police officer is given through the Criminal Procedure Code of India.

SSC CPO Salary of SI in Delhi Police

As mentioned earlier the pay scale of a Sub Inspector in Delhi Police is of Level 6 i.e. between 35,400 to 1,12,400 per month. The post is eligible for various allowance and perks, some of which are mentioned as follows:

Perks and Allowances

  • Dearness allowance
  • House rent allowance
  • Travel Allowance.
  • Medical facilities including spouses and children.

Career growth and Promotions of SI in Delhi Police

The scope of promotion and career growth in the Police Department is similar to that of the other government departments

  • Once a candidate joins as an SI in Delhi Police, he will need at least 15 years to be promoted as an Inspector and must have a backing of an impeccable service record.
  • The next promotion is ACP. This would take another 12-15 years.
SSC CPO CAPFs

Sub-Inspector (GD) in CAPFs (Central Armed Police Forces)

If a candidate is selected as a Sub-Inspector in CAPFs, he/she will be asked to fill a form in the order of preference -

  • Sub-Inspector in Border Security Force.
  • Sub-Inspector in Central Industrial Security Force.
  • Sub-Inspector in Central Reserve Police Force.
  • Sub-Inspector in Indo-Tibetan Border Police.

Salary Structure

The post of a Sub-Inspector in General Duty also carries the same pay scale as that of the SI in Delhi Police and is classified as a group “B” Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial.

Job Profile

Sub-Inspector in Border Security Force:

  • Directly deployed to the border area.
  • Protecting the India Pakistan border.
  • Prevention of infiltration of refugees and crime rates.

Sub-Inspector in Central Industrial Security Force:

  • Responsibility for securing all the PSUs and other important Government infrastructure.

Sub-Inspector in Central Reserve Police Force.

  • To control Riots and Naxalites.
  • At the time of Natural Calamities, a sub-inspector works on rescue and Relief operations such as Floods, Earthquakes, etc.
  • To act against the Militants and Insurgents.

Sub-Inspector in Indo-Tibetan Border Police.

  • Protects the border between India & China.
  • Preventing illegal Border crossing.
  • Intercept activities like smuggling, anti-national activities, and illegal immigration.

Perks and Allowances

  • Dearness allowance.
  • House rent allowance.
  • Travel Allowance.
  • Medical facilities including spouses and children.
  • If a candidate is posted in a risky area, there is an addition of Risky Area Allowance.

Career growth and Promotions

  • Aspirants can get promoted through the departmental exams.
SSC CPO CISF

Assistant Sub-Inspector (Executive) in CISF

Job Profile

  • An ASI in CISF is responsible for the security of all the PSUs and other important government of India infrastructure.

Salary Structure

The post of an ASI carries a pay scale of Level-5 is classified as a group “C” Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial.

Perks and Allowances

  • Dearness allowance.
  • House rent allowance.
  • Travel Allowance.
  • Medical facilities including spouses and children.

Career growth and Promotions

  • An Assistant Sub Inspector in CISF gets promoted to the rank of sub-Inspector in five years of continuous service.

SSC CPO Basic Allowances Provided

Transport Allowance (TA)

The candidates selected from the SSC CPO examination are entitled to the transport allowance as per the area of posting:

  • City: Rs.3600+DA thereon
  • All other places: Rs.1800+DA thereon

Diet allowance/Ration Money

Employees are given diet allowance to cater to their dietary needs for health:

  • Delhi Police - Diet allowance of Rs 101.5

CISF - Ration money of Rs 97.85 per head per day

Education Allowance for Children/ Hostel Subsidy

  • You will also get CEA (Children Education Allowance) @ Rs.2250/- per month for children studying class Nursery to 12th class.
  • Hostel subsidy @ Rs.6750/- per month for children studying in hostel.

Dress Allowance

  • Annual allowance of Rs.10,000/- is given in July of every year.
SSC CPO FAQs

FAQ’s

Ques. What is the pay scale of the candidate selected as SI in Delhi Police?

Ans. The SI with Delhi Police get the salary structure with Pay Scale 6. This means a PayScale – 35,400-1,12,400/-

Ques. What all allowance are given to a candidate selected from the SSC CPO?

Ans. Candidates get various allowance based on the level and grade. They include House rent allowance and Dearness allowance, Medical facilities including spouses and children, Travel Allowance, Risky Area Allowance, etc.

Ques. Do we get an option to fill the priority in the CPO exam?

Ans. The candidate can find all the related information on the official website of SSC.

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

Comments


1 Comments
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fauzia shahid
what is ssc cpo salary?
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kavita rani

Hi Fauzia. The pay scale varies from INR 35,400 and the gross salary is INR 47,496. More details are mentioned here.