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

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Nov 15, 2020

SSC conducts the annual examination for the recruitment of Junior Engineers (JE) Group B posts in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Quantity Surveying and Contract. The different job profiles offered via the examination are very prestigious jobs of the country.

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There are different pay scales and allowance benefits for different posts of the SSC JE.

SSC JE Salary

SSC JE Salary Structure 2020-21

Prior to the enactment of the 7th Pay Commission, the monthly hand-in-salary for SSC Junior Engineer has amounted to INR 44,000 including various allowances:

  • Dearness allowance;
  • Medical;
  • HRA;
  • Travelling;
  • Other Special Allowances

The SSC JE salary structure is different for various posts. Under this job profile, the Junior Engineers get posted under various departments and organizations based on their specializations and requirements.

Name of the Organization Name of the post SSC JE Salary
Border Roads Organization, Ministry of Defense Junior Engineer ( Civil) Rs 35,400- 1,12,400
Central Public Works Department (CPWD) Junior Engineer (Civil) Rs 35,400- 1,12,400
Central Public Works Department (CPWD) Junior Engineer (Electrical) Rs 35,400- 1,12,400
Central Water Commission Junior Engineer (Civil) Rs 35,400- 1,12,400
Central Water Commission Junior Engineer (Mechanical) Rs 35,400-1,12,400
Central Water Power Research Station Junior Engineer ( Civil) Rs 35,400- 1,12,400
Central Water Power Research Station Junior Engineer (Mechanical) Rs 35,400-1,12,400
Directorate of Quality Assurance, Naval Junior Engineer (Electrical) Rs35,400- 1,12,400
Directorate of Quality Assurance, Naval Junior Engineer ( Mechanical) Rs35,400-1,12,400
Farakka Barage Project Junior Engineer (Civil) Rs35,400-1,12,400
Farakka Barage Project Junior Engineer (Electrical) Rs 35,400-1,12,400
Farakka Barage Project Junior Engineer ( Mechanical) Rs 35,400-1,12,400
Military Engineer Services Junior Engineer (Civil) Rs 35,400-1,12,400
Military Engineer Services Junior Engineer (Electrical and Mechanical) Rs 35,400-1,12,400
Military Engineer Services Junior Engineer (Quantity Surveying and Contracts) Rs 35,400-1,12,400

Department wise salary of SSC JE

Department Name Post name SSC JE Grade Pay in (Rs) SSC JE Gross Pay in (Rs) SSC JE Inhand Salary in (Rs)
Central Water Commission Junior Engineer (Civil) 4200 32,667 to 37,119 29,455 to 33,907
Central Water Commission Junior Engineer (Mechanical) 4200 32,667 to 36,119 29,445 to 33,907
Central Public Works Department Junior Engineer ( Civil) 4200 32,667 to 36,119 29,445 to 33,907
Central Public Works Department Junior Engineer (Electrical) 4200 32,667 to 36,119 29,445 to 33,907
DP (Department of Post) Junior Engineer ( Civil) 4200 32,667 to 36,119 29,445 to 33,907
DP (Department of Post) Junior Engineer (Electrical) 4200 32,667 to 36,119 29,445 to 33,907
MES (Military Engineering Service) Mechanical Junior Engineer 4200 32,667 to 36,119 29,445 to 33,907
MES (Military Engineering Service) JE Quantity Surveying and Contract 4200 32,667 to 36,119 29,445 to 33,907
SSC JE Pay Scale

Pay Scale

The SSC JE post comes under the B, non-gazetted post. The entire salary of the JE officer depends on the allowances and also the city they are living in.

Pay Level of Posts Pay Level-6
Pay Scale- Rs35,400-1,12,400
Grade Pay- 4,200
Basic Pay- Rs 35,400
HRA (as per the city) X cities (24%) Y cities (16%) Z cities (8 %) 8,496 5,664 2,382
DA (Current-17%) 6,018
Travel Allowance Cities- 3,600 , Other places-1,800
Gross Salary Range (Approx) X cities Y Cities Z Cities Rs 53,514 Rs 50,682 Rs 46,040
SSC JE Allowances

SSC JE Benefits and Allowances

Besides the essential pay, a Junior Engineer within the Railways is entitled to various allowances and perks that add onto their salary giving a hike in their respective salaries.

  1. HRA i.e. House Rent Allowance- HRA depends on the city/town the employee resides in. It’s generally higher in X and Y cities than Z cities. The Rate of the HRA varies from Rs 5,400, Rs 3,600 and Rs 1,800 in X, Y and Z cities respectively.
  2. Categories of Cities/Towns Rate of House Rent Allowances- Every month along with the basic pay a house rent allowance is also given.
    1. X cities- 24%
    2. Y cities- 16%
    3. Z cities- 8%
  3. Dearness Allowance- The Dearness Allowance may be a cost of living adjustment allowance and is currently 17% of the basic pay under the 7th Pay Commission. When the dearness allowance (DA) crosses 25%, the rates of the HRA are going to be revised to 27%, 18% and 9% for X, Y and Z cities and furthermore revised to 30%, 20% and 10% when the DA crosses 50%.
  4. Travel Allowance- The travel allowance for travelling depends on the distance the employee travels every day from home to the workplace. The allowance shall increase if the employee is required to do more fieldwork.
  5. Medical Allowance- To make sure that the railway employees can provide for their day to day medical expenses they are given a fixed medical allowance. The Government shall bear the medical expenses for them also in case of a severe medical emergency.
  6. Other Special Allowances- Other allowances in JE through SSC is additionally eligible for other special allowances like for recreational activities, leaves etc.
SSC JE FAQs

FAQs

Ques. What is the salary of SSC JE Junior Engineers?

Ans. SSC JE Engineers receive a sum of Rs 44,000 per month inclusive of all allowances given by the commission.

Ques. What is the highest promotion an SSC JE Junior Engineer can attain?

Ans. SSC Senior Section Engineer is the highest promotion an SSC JE Junior Engineer can attain.

Ques. How many vacancies are available for the SSC JE Junior Engineer post?

Ans. There are a total of 1601 vacancies available.

Ques. What is the hand in the salary of SSC JE 2020 Employees?

Ans. The hand-in salary for the SSC JE 2020 employees is Rs 29,455- Rs 33,907

Ques. What is the role of SSC JE junior employees?

Ans. The role of SSC JE employees is the supervision of work, planning, accounts, scheme execution, assisting superiors etc.

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

Comments


1 Comments
D
deep jyoti das
what is the salary of ssc je?
K
kavita rani

Hi Deep. The pay scale varies from INR 35,400-1,12,400. The entire salary of the JE officer depends on the allowances and the city where officers are posted. More details are mentioned here.