SSC JE Salary, Job Profile, and Career Growth

SSC JE Salary, Job Profile and Career Growth

SSC JE Salary, Job Profile, and Career Growth
SSC JE Salary, Job Profile, and Career Growth

Attention Central Government Job aspirants!!! Every year, SSC conducts examination for Recruiting candidates into various posts. This year SSC is recruiting candidates for Junior Engineer (JE) position. You can visit the official website to know about the latest notification regarding the examination. There are approximately 1000 vacancies in SSC JE Positions released by SSC for Junior Engineer Group B posts in civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Quantity surveying and contract. This is a prestigious job profile for candidates to set a right career. Everyone wants to work in a government sector for many advantages like job security, salary, allowances, and many more. You might be wondering what would be the salary, how is the job profile and growth in the job. Hence in our blog we have compiled a complete information on SSC JE Salary structure, Job Profile and Career Growth.

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SSC JE Salary Structure

We have listed the salary structure for Junior Engineer in hand and gross salary.

Post Name Grade Pay SSC JE In-Hand Salary SSC JE Gross Salary (including all the allowances)
Junior Engineer (Civil) 4200 29455



32667 to 37119
Junior Engineer (Electrical)
Junior Engineer (Mechanical)
Electrical and Mechanical Junior Engineer
Quantity Surveying and Contract Junior Engineer

SSC JE Salary Structure after 7th Pay Commission

The salary structure of various government positions have been upgraded after the implementation of 7th Pay Commission.

The 7th Pay Commission salary of various government positions can be calculated in the below manner:

New Pay = (Basic pay as on 1st January 2016 * 2.57) + All allowances applicable to the post

The pay band of Junior Engineer falls under Level-6 of pay matrix of 7th pay commission is Rs.35400-112400/- with effect from 5th January 2018 to 08th January 2018. The in-hand salary of SSC JE as per the new commission will be Rs. 44,000 per month including all the other allowances which are:

  • Dearness Allowance (DA)
  • Medical Allowance
  • House Rent Allowance
  • Travelling Allowances
  • Other Special Allowances, etc.

SSC JE Job Profile

Junior Engineer Post is one of the reputed Central Government Jobs for which the examination is conducted by Staff Selection Commission Board every year across India. These posts are categorized under Group B Non-Gazetted category of the central government. As the official notification is released by the board regarding SSC JE Recruitment 2019, candidates can go through the posts for applying.

According to candidate’s subject or stream they will be placed into different Junior Engineer posts in various Government Organisations.¬†For an instance, if a Junior Engineer specialized in mechanics then he/she will get the posting in the Mechanical Department of the respective Central Government Organizations.

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We have listed out various posts under SSC JE where a candidate can be placed in different Government Organisations.

Department Name Post Name
Central Water Commission (CWC) Junior Engineer (Civil)
Junior Engineer (Mechanical)
Central Public Works Department (CPWD) Junior Engineer (Civil)
Junior Engineer (Electrical)
Department of Post (DoP) Junior Engineer (Civil)
Military Engineering Service (MES) Junior Engineer (Civil)
Junior Engineer (Electrical and Mechanical)
Junior Engineer (Quantity Surveying and Contract)
Farrakka Barrage (Project) Junior Engineer (Civil)
Junior Engineer (Electrical)
Junior Engineer (Mechanical)
Director General Border Roads Organisation (DGBR) Junior Engineer (Civil)
Junior Engineer (Electrical)
Junior Engineer (Mechanical)
Central Water Power Research Station (CWPRS) Junior Engineer (Civil)
Junior Engineer (Electrical and Mechanical)
Directorate of Quality Assurance (Naval) Junior Engineer (Naval Quality Assurance) – (Mechanical)
Junior Engineer (Naval Quality Assurance) – (Electrical)
National Technical Research Organisation (NTRO) Junior Engineer (Civil)
Junior Engineer (Electrical)
Junior Engineer (Mechanical)

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SSC JE Career Growth

The growth opportunities in Junior Engineer Post is very decent. If a candidate passes all examinations conducted by SSC then it is definite that he/she will gow to higher positions. A junior Engineer can be promoted to two position:

Junior Engineer => Executive Engineer => Senior Section Engineer

Hope you have got complete idea about the Junior Engineer position. As the applications for applying to the SSC JE exam has begun, candidates can start applying. You can start your preparation with a wide range of SSC JE books available at Kopykitab. There are also previous year question papers, study materials necessary for the preparation.

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