RRB Group D Salary And Job Profile
RRB released the RRC Level-I (Group-D) Recruitment Notification in March 2019. The recruitment included 1,03,769 vacancies for group D posts. The exam date is yet to be announced by the Board. RRB Group D salary is an important aspect before appearing for the exam. You must know about the in-hand salary and job profile before getting appointed to a particular post. RRB Group D is a central government job under the Ministry of Railways. Apart from the salary, a group D employee also has other benefits and allowances such as travel allowances, free train journeys etc. Check out the total in-hand salary, posts, and career growth in RRB Group D.
|Conducting Organization||Railway Recruitment Board (RRB)|
|Exam||Railway Group D (Central Government Job)|
|Number of Vacancies||1,03,768 Vacancies|
|Work Location||All Over India|
|Age Limit||18-31 Years|
|Educational Qualification||10th Passed or ITI from NCVT/SCVT|
|Selection Process||Computer Based Test and Physical Efficiency Test|
|Exam Date||tentatively scheduled in the month of April, May & June 2021.|
RRB Group D Salary: Total In-Hand Salary
The RRB Group D salary will be in the Level 01 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix with initial pay of Rs.18000/- plus other allowances admissible at that time. After adding perks & emoluments overall salary will be in the range of Rs.22,000-25,000/-. The total distribution of salary has been provided below.
|Pay Level of Posts||Pay Level-1|
|Grade Pay||Rs. 1800|
|HRA (depending on the city)||X Cities (24%)||4320|
|Y Cities (16%)||2880|
|Z Cities (8%)||1440|
|DA ( 17%) (Revised DA maybe 21%)||3060|
|Travel Allowance||Depending upon location|
|Gross Salary Range (Approx)||X Cities||~25,380|
The house rent allowance differs according to the city you are living in. The categorization of HRA depends upon the population of cities. The population-wise details of the cities are given below:
|Category of Cities||Population|
|X Tier I||(Population >= 50 Lakhs)|
|Y Tier II||(Population 5 to 50 Lakhs)|
|Z Tier III||(Population < 5 Lakhs)|
RRB Group D Salary: Posts Under RRB Group D
The posts under the RRB Group D are mentioned below. Candidates are appointed based on the department.
|ASSISTANT DEPOT (STORES)||STORES||C1|
|ASSISTANT LOCO SHED (DIESEL)||MECHANICAL||B1|
|ASSISTANT LOCO SHED (ELECTRICAL)||ELECTRICAL||B1|
|ASSISTANT OPERATIONS (ELECTRICAL)||ELECTRICAL||B2|
|ASSISTANT SIGNAL & TELECOM||S and T||B1|
|ASSISTANT TRACK MACHINE||ENGINEERING||B1|
|ASSISTANT TL & AC||ELECTRICAL||B1|
|ASSISTANT TL & AC (WORKSHOP)||ELECTRICAL||C1|
|ASSISTANT WORKS (WORKSHOP)||ENGINEERING||C1|
|TRACK MAINTAINER GRADE IV||ENGINEERING||B1|
Job Profile of Railway Group D Posts
Railway Group D is a basic railway job with the lowest pay. You will work as a track maintainer or assistant. Your work will involve maintenance of tracks, railway coaches, departments, stores etc. The work will depend on the post you get. If you are posted in Diesel locomotive, your work will involve taking care of the locomotives.
Promotion From Group D to Group C
- Written test: One paper divided into two parts Part ‘A’ and Part ‘B to test the working knowledge of the Railway servant of the English language and Part ‘B’ his general standard of intelligence and proficiency through questions in Arithmetic, General Knowledge mainly pertaining to Railway.
- Paper may be set in Bilingual in Hindi/English and may be answered in Hindi also.
- No viva-voice
- (The minimum service condition does not apply to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes candidates)