SSC JE Salary Structure 2019 & Job Profile

SSC JE Salary Structure & Job Profile

SSC JE Salary 2019: Staff Selection Commission has released recruitment notification for SSC JE exam 2019. Candidates can apply online from 13th August 2019 to 28th August 2019. Your chance to shine and rise as a Junior Engineer is here. Many people dream to work under the central government as a JE and your dream can turn into reality by your continuous efforts. Are you still confused about the job profile and Salary structure of SSC JE? To put an end to your confusion, we are providing you with a detailed salary structure and job profile of SSC JE. Take a look:

SSC JE Salary Structure 2019

After the implementation of the 7th Pay Commission, there has been a major hike in the gross salary of the SSC JE in various departments. The SSC JE post comes under the Group B, non-gazetted post in Level 6. This post has a lucrative career growth with high salary depending upon the allowances you get. The total in-hand salary of a JE will also depend on the other allowances and the city you are living in. Let’s take a look at the overview of the In-hand salary of Junior Engineer recruited through SSC.

Post SSC JE (Junior Engineer)
Level  Level- 6
Group Group “B‟ (Non-Gazetted)
Pay Band Rs 35400-112400/-
Grade Pay 4200
Allowances DA + HRA + Other
Total In-hand Salary
(Including allowance)
40,000 Plus

 

SSC JE Salary: Allowances & Benefits

Apart from the basic pay, a Junior Engineer in the railways gets various allowances and perks that add on to their salary raising a hike in their respective salary. Let’s take a look at some of the allowances in addition to the SSC JE basic pay:

  1. HRA i.e House Rent Allowance

HRA varies as per the city you are living in. It is generally higher in X & Y cities than Z cities. Rate of HRA will not be less than Rs. 5400, Rs. 3600 and Rs. 1800 at X, Y and Z class cities respectively. Classification of Cities/Towns Rate of House Rent Allowance per month as a percentage of Basic Pay only.

The admissibility of House Rent Allowance (HRA) shall be as under:-
X cities: 24%
Y cities: 16%
Z cities: 8%

When Dearness Allowance (DA) crosses 25%, the rates of HRA will be revised to 27%, 18% & 9% for X, Y & Z class cities respectively and further revised to 30%, 20% and 10% when DA crosses 50%.

2. Dearness Allowance

The Dearness Allowance is a cost of living adjustment allowance and is currently 12% Of basic Pay under the 7th Pay Commission. 

3. Travel Allowance

The travel allowance in railways depends upon the distance you travel daily from home to work. Your travel allowance will increase if you are required to do more fieldwork.

4. Medical Allowance

To ensure that railway employees can meet their day to day medical needs, the railway provides fixed medical allowance to them. The government will bear the medical costs for them in case of a medical emergency as well.

5. Other Special Allowances

A JE through SSC is also eligible for other special allowances such as for recreational activities, leaves, etc

SSC JE Salary: Departments To be Posted

Organization Post
Central Water Commission Junior Engineer (Civil)
Central Water Commission Junior Engineer (Mechanical) Junior Engineer (Mechanical)
Central Public Works Department (CPWD) Junior Engineer (Civil)
Central Public Works Department
(CPWD)
Junior Engineer (Electrical)
Department of Posts Junior Engineer (Civil)
Military Engineer Services (MES) Junior Engineer (Civil)
Military Engineer Services (MES) Junior Engineer (Electrical and Mechanical)
Military Engineer Services (MES) Junior Engineer (Quantity Surveying and
Contracts)
Farakka Barrage Project Junior Engineer (Civil
Farakka Barrage Project Junior Engineer (Electrical)
Farakka Barrage Project Junior Engineer (Mechanical)
Border Road Organization Junior Engineer (Civil)
Central Water and Power Research
Station
Junior Engineer (Civil)
Central Water and Power Research
Station
Junior Engineer (Electrical)
Central Water and Power Research
Station
Junior Engineer (Mechanical)
Directorate of Quality Assurance
(Naval)
Junior Engineer (Mechanical)
Directorate of Quality Assurance
(Naval)
Junior Engineer (Electrical)
National Technical Research
Organization (NTRO)
Junior Engineer (Civil)
National Technical Research
Organization (NTRO)
Junior Engineer (Electrical)
National Technical Research
Organization (NTRO)
Junior Engineer (Mechanical)

SSC JE Job Profile

  • Supervising the work: The main job of a Junior Engineer is to supervise all the work going on the site. They will have to work on government projects and would make sure that the work is done properly.
  • Lead the team for various government projects: The Government usually comes up with new schemes to be implemented on a regular basis for which a Junior Engineer executes everything that needs to be done with the help of its team.
  • Planning & Execution: All the work-related planning is done by the Junior Engineer along with the technique to be implemented in the project.
  • Guide his/her superiors: A JE also guides his superiors and makes sure the work is done in a proper manner.
  • Handles all the accounts: The JE also handles money matters related to work done by the workers or contractors. He also makes sure that the work is done within the budget provided by the government.

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