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RRB NTPC 2019: Salary after 7th Pay Commission, Revised Vacancies, Job Profile & Promotion Policy

In this article, we are going to provide you all the information related to roles and responsibilities of a RRB Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) Undergraduate and Graduate Posts in different Railway Departments alongwith their salary structure, allowances and promotion policy.

Jun 21, 2019 11:01 IST
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RRB NTPC Salary after 7th Pay Commission, Revised Vacancies Job Profile & Promotion
RRB NTPC Salary after 7th Pay Commission, Revised Vacancies Job Profile & Promotion

This year, RRB has invited applications from eligible candidates for the posts of Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC), both Graduate and Undergraduate Posts, in various Zonal Railways and Production Units of Indian Railways. Aspirants can start filling the Application Form from 1st March till 31st March, 2019. Below are the Important Dates of RRB NTPC (Graduate & Under Graduate) 2019 Exam:

RRB NTPC 2019 Exam

Important Dates

Opening of Online Registration of Applications

1st March 2019 (18:00 Hrs)

Closing of Online Registration of Applications

31st March 2019 (23.59 Hrs)

Closing  Date & Time for Payment of Application Fee

Online (Net Banking/ Credit Card/ Debit Card/ UPI)

5th March 2019 at 23.59 hrs.

SBI Challan

5th March 2019 at 15.00 hrs.

Post Office Challan

5th March 2019 at 15.00 hrs.

Closing of online submission of application complete in all respects

12th March 2019 at 23.59 hrs.

1st Stage Computer Based Test (CBT)

Tentatively scheduled between June to September 2019

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In this article, we will provide you all the information related to the RRB NTPC 2019 Jobs; be it the nature of the work, pay scales, salary structure or the promotion policies. Let us first look at the Pay Scale of a RRB NTPC Graduate and Undergraduate Posts in detail:

Pay Scale and Salary after 7th Pay Commission of RRB NTPC Graduate and Undergraduate Posts

Pay Scale for Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC), both Graduate and Undergraduate Posts, as per 7th CPC Pay Matrix is shown in the table given below along with total number of vacancies:

RRB NTPC Undergraduate Posts Pay Scale after 7th Pay Commission and 2019 Vacancies (Revised)

S. No.

Name of the post

Level in 7th CPC

Initial Pay (Rs.)

Total Vacancies (All RRBs)

1

Junior Clerk cum Typist

2

19900

4300

2

Accounts Clerk cum Typist

2

19900

760

3

Junior Time Keeper

2

19900

11

4

Trains Clerk

2

19900

592

5

Commercial cum Ticket Clerk

3

21700

4940

Total Undergraduate Vacancies

10603

RRB NTPC Graduate Posts Pay Scale after 7th Pay Commission and 2019 Vacancies

S. No.

Name of the post

Level in 7th CPC

Initial Pay (Rs.)

Total Vacancies (All RRBs)

1

Traffic Assistant

4

25500

88

2

Goods Guard

5

29200

5748

3

Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk

5

29200

5638

4

Senior Clerk cum Typist

5

29200

2854

5

Junior Account Assistant cum Typist

5

29200

3147

6

Senior Time Keeper

5

29200

6

7

Commercial Apprentice

6

35400

259

8

Station Master

6

35400

6865

Total Post Graduate Vacancies

24605

Grand Total (10603 + 24605 + 66 vacancies for the Visually Impaired (VI) candidates)

35208

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Allowances for RRB NTPC Undergraduate and Graduate Posts

Apart from the Basic Pay, RRB NTPC Job Posts are entitled to several other benefits and allowances. These allowances will vary as per the various official rules of the respective Government Departments where the candidates are posted. Some of these allowances are:

1. Dearness Allowance

2. House Rent Allowance

3. Transport Allowance

4. Pension Scheme

7. Medical Benefits

8. Other Special Allowance

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The House Rent Allowance (HRA) of all government employees will be calculated as per the criteria mentioned below in the table:

Category of Cities

HRA Before 7th Pay Commission

HRA After 7th Pay Commission

X

30%

24%

Y

20%

16%

Z

10%

8%

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The three categories of cities are classified according to their population density. Let’s look at the list of cities which fall under the X, Y and Z categories:

Categories

Cities

X

(Population >= 50 Lakhs)

Bengaluru, Greater Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Chennai and Kolkata

 

Y

(Population 5 to 50 Lakhs)

Amritsar, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Puducherry, Meerut, Ghaziabad, Raipur, Rajkot, Jamnagar, Bhavnagar, Moradabad, Thrissur, Malappuram, Kannur, Kollam, Gwalior, Indore, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Ujjain, Amravati, Nagpur, Aurangabad, Nashik, Bhiwandi, Solapur, Kolhapur, Vasai-Virar Cty, Vijayawada, Warangal, Greater Visakhapatnam, Guntur, Nellore, Guwahati, Patna, Hubli-Dharwad, Mangalore, Mysore, Gulbarga, Kozhikode, Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Ajmer, Salem, Tirupur, Coimbatore, Tiruchirappalli, Madurai, Erode, Dehradun, Chandigarh, Durg-Bhilai Nagar, Sangli, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Rourkela, Vadodara, Surat, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Srinagar, Jammu, Jamshedpur, Dhanbad, Ranchi, Bokaro Steel City, Belgaum, Malegaon, Nanded-Waghala, Aligarh, Agra, Bareilly, Lucknow, Kanpur, Allahabad, Gorakhpur, Varanasi, Saharanpur, Noida, Firozabad, Jhansi, Asansol, Siliguri, Durgapur

Z

(Population < 5 Lakhs)

All other remaining cities

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Job Profile and Promotion Policy of RRB NTPC Undergraduate and Graduate Posts

The Job Profile of RRB NTPC differs for Graduate and Undergraduate Posts as per the hierarchy level of different railway departments. Below are the major roles and responsibilities performed under RRB NTPC Graduate and Undergraduate Posts in different railway departments along with their Promotion Hierarchy in ascending order:

RRB NTPC Under Graduate Posts Job Profile and Promotion Policy

S. No.

Name of the post

Job Profile

Promotion

1

Junior Clerk cum Typist

To assist the senior clerks and help with the data entry work

Senior Clerk cum Typist

2

Accounts Clerk cum Typist

a) Works under Accounts and Finance Department performing tasks like

b) Keeping track of monetary transactions

c) Responsible for data entry and other associated works in the department

d) Assisting in Administrative Activities

Senior Accounts Clerk cum Typist

3

Junior Time Keeper

a) Assisting the Senior Time Keeper in maintaining the records of Arrival and Departure of Trains

b) Working in different shifts

Senior Time Keeper

Senior Time Keeper Grade II

Senior Time Keeper Grade I

4

Trains Clerk

a) Maintaining General Records related to Trains and their Conditions

b) Keeping track record of the number of coaches in trains

Senior Trains Clerk

Chief Trains Clerk

5

Commercial cum Ticket Clerk

a) Issuing tickets through Computer Reservation System (CRS) and Unreserved Ticketing System (UTS)

b) Keeping and maintaining the records related to luggage

Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk

Chief Commercial cum Ticket Clerk

Deputy Station Master

RRB NTPC Graduate Posts Job Profile and Promotion Policy

S. No.

Name of the post

Job Profile

Promotion

1

Traffic Assistant

a) Responsible for traffic and signal

b) Working in different shifts

Senior Traffic Assistant

2

Goods Guard

a) To monitor the functioning of the vehicle

b) Conducting checks for identifying loose ends in the train

c) To identify and address minor issues while train is moving

d) To ensure brake continuity,

e) Works with the Station Master and communicating information about arrival and departure of trains, etc.

f) No fixed timings of work

Passenger Guard

Express Guard

Section Controller

Chief Controller

3

Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk

a) Working in Ticket Booking Offices

b) Responsible for commercial checking and issuing of tickets

c) Booking of luggage and goods

Chief Trains Clerk

Goods Guard

Assistant Station Master

4

Senior Clerk cum Typist

a) Responsible for clerical works at different departments

b) Supervises Junior Clerks

Chief Trains Clerk

Assistant Station Master

5

Junior Account Assistant cum Typist

a) Responsible for maintaining accounting records

b) Keeping track of transactions, expenditures, claim settlements, etc.

c) Making accounts-related reports

d) Managing and Compiling Budgets as per the rules

e) Checking the financial irregularities

f) Providing support to administrative related tasks in the accounts department

Accounts Assistant

Junior Accounts Officer

Senior Accounts Officer

Deputy Chief Accounts Officer

Additional Finance advisor

Chief Accounts Officer

Financial Advisor

6

Senior Time Keeper

a) Working in sync with the entire railway network

b) Keeping records of time regarding movements of train

c) Working in different shifts

Senior Time Keeper Grade II

Senior Time Keeper Grade I

7

Commercial Apprentice

a) Supervising in various commercial branches

b) Working under the post of Commercial Supervisor/ Goods Supervisor/ Commercial Inspector/ Parcel Supervisor

Assistant Commercial Manager

Divisional Commercial Manager

Senior Divisional Commercial Manager

8

Station Master

a) Supervising the activities of assigned railway station

b) In-charge of the assigned railway station

c) Ensuring smooth and timely arrival and departure of trains

d) Handling Passenger issues and ensuring they don’t face any problem

Station Superintendent

Assistant Operations Manager

Divisional Operations Manager

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So, the Job Profile of different RRB NTPC Undergraduate and Graduate posts can be a great opportunity for those candidates who are looking for a job in the railway department. RRB NTPC Posts can offer you a government job with a good salary package. Before applying to the various positions offered by railways under RRB NTPC recruitment, candidates are advised to look at the eligibility criteria, age limit and the educational qualification for the respective posts.

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