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SSC CHSL Salary in Hand

Today we will discuss the most interesting and fascinating thing about the SSC CHSL exam, that is, SSC CHSL In Hand Salary. There are various parameters that influence SSC CHSL Salary like the city in which you are working, the post you have applied, various allowances and deductions, etc. Being an SSC CHSL aspirant, you need to be aware of the in-hand salary of SSC CHSL posts.


SSC CHSL Salary is one of the most anticipated questions among SSC CHSL aspirants. SSC CHSL is a 10+2 level exam (12th standard pass aspirants of Science, Arts and Commerce background). But if you will see the statistics, a large number of graduates also apply for this exam (Including BE/Btech). So, what may be the reason of such high competition for SSC CHSL Exam?

  • Central Government Job
  • Decent Salary (Good Salary compared to average graduate working in Private sector)
  • Job Stability
  • Limited Working Hours, No excess stress
  • Good Social Life
  • Good career aspects via Internal Examinations
  • Government Job at the age of 18 years (12th Pass)
  • Perks and benefits based on the post applied

Out of the above list, SSC CHSL Salary has attracted most of the Indian Youth towards this exam (apart from other perks and benefits). So, in today’s article, we will have a detailed overview of SSC CHSL posts and salary, SSC CHSL Salary after 7th Pay Commission, SSC CHSL In Hand Salary along with all allowances and deductions. All other aspects related to SSC CHSL Job salary will be discussed in detail. So, keep patience till the end of this article.

SSC CHSL Posts, Grade Pay and Pay Band

Different Posts Grade Pay Pay Band (PB -1)
Data Entry Operator (DEO) 2400 (5200-20200)
Postal Assistant (PA)/ Sorting Assistant (SA) 2400 (5200-20200)
Lower Division Clerk (LDC) 1900 (5200-20200)
Court Clerk 1900 (5200-20200)

Also Check: SSC CHSL Syllabus (Weightage of Tier 1 and Tier 2)

SSC CHSL Salary After 7th Pay Commission

SSC CHSL Salary has increased after the implementation of the 7th Pay Commission. But before seeing the actual In-Hand Salary of different posts via the SSC CHSL Exam, you must know that salary is different based on the city of work.

All cities of India are classified into 3 groups:

CITIES – X (Highest Salary Compared to other Cities)

What are the cities included in Group X, Y, and Z?

List of Cities in Group X

Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Delhi, Chennai, Bangalore, Ahmedabad (Only 7 Cities of India in this group)

List of Cities in Group Y

Bhopal, Kanpur, Jaipur, Nagpur, Lucknow, Patna, Coimbatore, Raipur, Mysore, Mangalore, Belgaum, Guntur, Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Amravati, Aurangabad, Srinagar, Bhilai, Rajahmundry, Kakinada, Nellore, Solapur, Ranchi, Guwahati, Gwalior, Chandigarh, Pune, Surat, Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada, Kochi, Madurai, , Patiala, Jodhpur, Tiruchirapalli, Pondicherry, Salem, Asansol, Warangal, Trivandrum, Rajkot, Vadodra, Ludhiana, Agra, Meerut, Nashik, Faridabad, Varanasi, Jabalpur, Jamshedpur, Allahabad, Amritsar, Indore, Gorakhpur, Hubli – Dharwad, Bhavnagar

List of Cities in Group Z

All the remaining cities which are not included in Group X and Group Y

Also Check: SSC CHSL Exam Pattern (A to Z Details)

SSC CHSL Data Entry Operator Salary

Breakdown Data Entry Operator (DEO)
Basic Pay 25500 25500 25500
HRA 6120 4080 2040
TA 3600 1800 1800
Gross Salary 35220 31380 29340
SSC CHSL Salary (In Hand) 31045 27205 25165
City X Y Z

SSC CHSL Lower Division Clerk Salary

Breakdown Lower Division Clerk 
Basic Pay 19900
HRA 4776
TA 1350
Gross Salary 26026
In  Hand 22411
City X

(Minute Variations can be seen)

SSC CHSL Salary Slip

Also Check: SSC CHSL Preparation (Score 175+ Marks in Tier 1)

SSC CHSL Court Clerk Salary

Breakdown Court Clerk
Basic Pay 19900
HRA 3184
TA 900
Gross Salary 23984
In  Hand 20369
City Y (Applicable only for Y cities)

SSC CHSL Postal Assistant (PA)/ Sorting Assistant (SA) Salary

Breakdown Postal Assistant (PA)/ Sorting Assistant (SA)
Basic Pay 19900
HRA 1592
TA 900
Gross Salary 22392
In  Hand 18777
City Z


Instead of checking SSC CHSL Salary, I will recommend you focus only on preparation. Because these posts are best considering the job safety, salary, and even future career growth opportunities through these exams.

Different Posts Career Growth Aspect
Data Entry Operator (DEO) System Analyst 
Postal Assistant (PA)/ Sorting Assistant (SA) Chief Supervisor
Lower Division Clerk (LDC) Section Officer

And if you still have any doubts related to SSC CHSL Posts and salary, then feel free to ask our core team in the comment section below. Your doubts will be cleared within 24 hours.

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