RRB NTPC Salary: Being one of the largest organizations in India Railway Board is providing a large number of services for the people throughout the country. Railway board is successfully running with a huge number of dynamic employees. However, the large number of candidates aspire to get a job in the railway sector as it one of the most dynamic jobs in India.
RRB NTPC Salary 2019 | PayScale, Job Description, Eligibility Criteria
Now comes the pattern and preparation of examination about what most of them are not fully acquainted of. The pattern and the post preferences are a must to do the task to get through the preparation needed for qualifying the exam. Here we are providing full knowledge of RRB NTPC exam pattern, RRB NTPC Salary, eligibility criteria, etc.
RRB NTPC Exam Dates 2019
RRB NTPC will disclose the exam dates shortly, but we have provided the tentative schedule for exam below. This will help candidates to gear up their preparation for upcoming examinations for various posts under RRB NTPC non-technical cadre.
|Issuance of official Notification||1st March 2019|
|Online and offline payment last date||05 Apr 2019|
|Final submission of applications||12 Apr 2019|
|Last Date to apply for Application||31st March 2019|
|Issuance of Admit cards||March-April 2019|
|RRB NTPC 2019 Exam||April-May 2019|
|RRB Exam Result Declaration||May 2019|
RRB NTPC Selection Procedures
Stages of Examination: Exam is conducted in the following stages, four of which are written in nature-
- Prelims test
- Mains test
- Skill Test (Typing Test)
- Aptitude Test
- Document Verification
- Medical Fitness Test
- Final Merit List
RRB NTPC Prelims and Mains exam will comprise of 4 sections each
|Name of Exam||Prelims||Mains||Time duration|
|No. of questions/Max Marks||No. of questions/Max Marks|
|General Awareness||30/30||30/30||90 mins for both Prelims as well as Mains|
|Reasoning & General Intelligence||25/25||30/30|
Note: There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for every incorrect answer.
Posts Under RRB NTPC
- Commercial Apprentice
- Traffic Apprentice
- Inquiry-cum-Reservation clerk
- Goods Guard
- Junior Accounts Assistant-cum-typist
- Assistant Station Master
- Senior clerk-cum-typist
- Time Keeper
- Traffic Assistant
RRB NTPC Eligibility Criteria
|Post Name||Educational Qualification|
|Commercial Apprentice||Degree from recognized university and equivalent|
|Traffic Apprentice||Degree from recognized university and equivalent|
|Inquiry-cum-Reservation clerk||Degree from recognized university and equivalent|
|Goods Guard Selection||Degree from recognized university and equivalent|
|Assistant Station Master||Degree from recognized university and equivalent|
|Junior Accounts Assistant-cum-typist||Degree from a recognized university and equivalent + Typing proficiency in Hindi/English on the computer is compulsory|
|Senior clerk-cum-typist||Degree from a recognized university and equivalent + Typing proficiency in Hindi/English on the computer is compulsory|
|Sr. Time Keeper||Degree from a recognized university and equivalent + Typing proficiency in Hindi/English on the computer is compulsory|
RRB NTPC Salary under various Posts, Job Description & Allowances
The RRB NTPC salary is different for different posts. The post-wise RRB NTPC salary, Job profile, and allowances are discussed below.
|Posts Name||Pay Band/scale||Grade Pay||Job Profile|
|Commercial Apprentice (CA)||9300-34800||4200||
CA is trained as a sort of multi-skilled supervisors under Commercial branch.
|Traffic Apprentice (TA)||9300 – 34800||4200||TA is trained as Station Master, Guard, Section Controller, Yard Masters, Traffic inspectors. During training also, they will work for short periods as Station Master, Yard Master and Guard independently.|
|Goods Guard||5200-20200||2800||Conduct checks on the entire train for any loose ends that might endanger its smooth running.|
|RRB Junior Account Assistant (JAA)||5200 – 20200||2800||JAA is responsible for keeping accounts of Indian Railways and also in-charge of bill clearing, Railway budget analysis, purchase department and store management that includes stock verification.|
|Inquiry cum Reservation Clerk (ECRC)||5200 – 20200||2800||ECRC issue computerized reserved tickets for Railway passengers and to respond to inquiries regarding the issue of the same or helping the passengers to plan their travel.|
|Senior Clerk cum Typist||5200 – 20200||2800||They mainly are assigning work to junior clerks and supervising it on a day to day basis. No shifts, working on usual office hours.|
|Assistant Station Master (ASM)||5200-20200||2800||In-charge of the running of trains at a station operates the signals, ensures that everything goes as per the rules laid out.|
|Senior Time Keeper||5200 – 20200||2800||STK job is to assist the movement of trains by keeping the record of time and training for working in sync with the entire network.|
|Traffic Assistance||5200-20200||2800||The job is to assist their seniors, and also they are trained for working as Traffic or Signal in charge.|
RRB NTPC employees will get various allowances are as under
- Dearness Allowance (DA)
- Transport Allowance (TA)
- House Rent Allowance (HRA)
- Pension Scheme
- Medical Benefits
Note: The net salary employees of RRB NTPC will get after deductions will be Rs 22,550 for Grade Pay 4200 and Rs 18,912 for Grade Pay 2800.
Although, all salary components, and also the net pay is slightly increased after 7th Central Pay-Commission is implemented.
The overall level of RRB NTPC Exam is moderate on the scale when compared with other competitive job exams. With proper study plan and dedication, candidates will definitely crack the exam. We have provided full details of RRB NTPC salary posts wise, their pay band, grade pay with respective job profiles in our article.