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The most attractive trait in a job notification that the aspirants look into is its scale of pay. Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) will be announcing notification for the post of Senior Section Engineer (SSE) 2022 shortly. Railway Recruiting Cell (RRC) is the authority that organizes the selection procedure of candidates for the post. There is a Computer Based Test (CBT) for the applicants, which will be an online mode examination. According to the marks obtained in the test is a criterion to enter into the next step of selection is Document Verification and Medical Fitness Examination of the finalized candidates. There will be no personal interview for the SSE post. Read the article completely to check out the details of RRB SSE 2022 Salary, allowances, and promotion or career growth details.
RRB SSE 2022 Salary
Aspirants can check details of the Scale of Pay for the upcoming RRB SSE 2022. The salary, allowances, and all other benefits will be prepared under the guidance of the Central Government as Railway comes under the Central Govt.
The basic pay scale for a Trainee Senior Section Engineer or Apprentice SSE will be Rs.44900/-.
And the Dearness Allowance (DA) will be Rs.3143/-.
So, the monthly income of the trainee will be a total of Basic and DA, that is an amount of Rs.48043/- (Rs.5.76 Lakhs per annum).
After a period of 52 days, the candidates under the training can get an increase in the salary up to Rs.48043/-. Apart from that, there will be a House Rent Allowance (HRA of Rs.10776/-) and Transport Allowance (TA of Rs.3600/-) will be added to the basic pay of the employee. And the net salary will be Rs.62419/- per month (7.49 Lakhs per annum).
7th Pay Commission Details
According to the 7th Pay Commission, the pay scale of the Senior Section Engineer’s basic pay is Rs.44900/-. According to the Post Class-III, the 6th CPC Pay Scale is 9,300-34,800, and the Grade Pay of Rs.4,600/-.
Basic pay is different in different commissions. During the 6th CPC, the basic pay was 13,900 and now, for the 7th CPC, the basic pay is 44,900/-. Subsequently, the total gross salary per month for an RRB SSE Officer will be Rs. 63,000/- to 80,000/-
House rent allowance to the SSE posts will be provided according to the posts of the employee. The HRA rates are 27%, 18%, and 9%. Staff who were living in staff headquarters. will not be eligible to receive the HRA.
Employee Provident Fund (EPF)
As we all know, the Employee Provident Fund, EPF, is deposited on the Senior Section Engineer’s PF account. PF is really an important factor for choosing the Government sector jobs by the candidates. The employer’s contribution will be 8.33 towards the EPF, and the remaining 3.67 is contributed towards the pension scheme. Consequently, a total of 20.33% of basic pay is being deposited every month in the Employee provident fund account.
Dearness Allowance (DA)
The Dearness Allowance rates will be revised after every six months. The current rate of Dearness Allowance, DA, for the Central government employees is 7%.
RRB SSE Job Promotions – Career Growth
The SSE offers posts for Civil, Mechanical, and Electrical Engineering Graduates. The posts included are- Permanent Way, Bridge, Works, Drawing (Civil) & Design & Estimation, TMS, Research Engineer/Engg, Mechanical – Workshop, Mechanical, Carriage & Wagon, Dsl Mechanical, Dsl Electrical, J&T (Jig & Tools), Drawing & Design Mechanical, Electrical/ Electrical (GS), Electrical – TRD, Electrical – TRS, Electrical / Workshop, Drawing/ Design& Drawing Electrical, Signal, Telecommunication, (S&T), Workshop, Drawing/S&T, PCO/ Shop Floor, Track Machine.
Like all the institutions, Railway Recruitment Board, RRB, too provides promotions to the Senior Section Engineer posts. The promotions or the career growth can be to the post of Assistant Divisional Engineer, Divisional Engineer, and Senior Divisional Engineer.
The Junior Engineers, JE, will also get the opportunity to be promoted to SSE through the departmental competitive examination, the salary of such promoted JE officers might be more as compared to the salary explained above.
Facilities provided to the RRB SSE
- Medical Facility or reimbursement for the SSE Employee and his/her family members (cashless)
- Lower interest Loan for the House purchase, Vehicle, Computer, etc.
- Children Education Allowance
- Railway Employees Insurance Scheme
- Festival Advances in case of need
RRB SSE 2022 online application submission dates and exam dates are yet to be announced. Interested candidates can check their eligibility and start the preparation for the job, understanding the job profile. Subscribe to this page to get easy learning tips and tricks, study plans, time management strategies, personalized video classes, live lectures, doubt clearing sessions, mock tests, etc.
RRB SSE Salary 2022 FAQ’s
What will be the basic in-hand salary for the newly appointed RRB SSE candidate?
The in-hand salary for the RRB SSE candidate is Rs. 44,900/-.
What is the total pay scale for the railway Senior Section Engineer post after 7th pay commission?
The RRB SSE gross salary for the Railway Senior Section Engineer post after 7th pay commission will be Rs. 63,000/-.
What all allowances are provided for the SSE posts?
The allowances are HRA, PF, DA, Bonus, Medical Reimbursement, Children Education Allowance, Insurance scheme.
Is the new RRB SSE 2021 notification released?
The RRB SSE 2021 notification will be released shortly. Check the updates of Railway SSE exams on our page.