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RRB Paramedical 2019: Salary after 7th Pay Commission, Job Profile and Promotion Policy

Get all the information related to roles and responsibilities of a RRB Paramedical Posts in different Railway Departments alongwith their salary structure, allowances and promotion policy.

Jul 15, 2019 18:32 IST
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RRB Paramedical Salary after 7th Pay Commission, Job Profile and Promotion
RRB Paramedical Salary after 7th Pay Commission, Job Profile and Promotion

RRB has released the admit card for Paramedical 2019 CBT Exam. This year RRB will conduct exam for the posts of Paramedical Categories like, Staff Nurse, Health & Malaria Inspector, Pharmacist, ECG Technician, Lab Assistant, Lab Superintendent, etc., in various Zonal Railways and Production Units of Indian Railways for total 1937 vacancies

Below are the Important Dates of RRB Paramedical Categories 2019 Exam:

RRB Paramedical 2019 Exam

Important Dates

Computer Based Test (CBT)

19th, 20th and 21st July 2019

Candidates can view the Exam City and Date Intimation on

9th July 2019

Downloading of Travel Pass for SC/ST candidates who have opted for the travel pass on

9th July 2019

Activation of CBT Mock Test Link

9th July 2019

Download of E-Call letter

4 days prior to the CBT date mentioned in Exam city and date intimation

In this article, we will provide you all the information related to the RRB Paramedical Categories 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 different RRB Paramedical Posts in detail:

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Pay Scale and Salary after 7th Pay Commission of RRB Paramedical Posts

Pay Scale for Paramedical Categories as per 7th CPC Pay Matrix is shown in the table given below along with total number of vacancies:

RRB Paramedical Categories 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

Dietician

7

44900

4

2

Staff Nurse

7

44900

1109

3

Dental Hygienist

6

35400

5

4

Dialysis Technician

6

35400

20

5

Extension Educator

6

35400

11

6

Health and Malaria Inspector Grade II

6

35400

289

7

Lab Superintendent Grade III

6

35400

25

8

Optometrist

4

25500

6

9

Perfusionist

6

35400

1

10

Physiotherapist

6

35400

21

11

Pharmacist Grade III

5

29200

277

12

Radiographer

5

29200

61

13

Speech Therapist

5

29200

01

14

ECG Technician

4

25500

23

15

Lady Health Visitor

4

25500

02

16

Lab Assistant Grade II

3

21700

82

Grand Total

1937

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Allowances for RRB Paramedical Category Posts

Apart from the Basic Pay, RRB Paramedical 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 Paramedical Category Posts

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

RRB Paramedical Category Posts Job Profile and Promotion Policy

S. No.

Name of the post

Job Profile

Promotion

1

Dietician

Food and Nutrition

Senior Dietician

Assistant Dietetic Officer

2

Staff Nurse

Nursing and Midwifery

Nursing Sister/ Senior Nursing Superintendent

Chief Matron/ Chief Nursing Superintendent

3

Dental Hygienist

Dental Hygiene

Senior Dental Hygienist

4

Dialysis Technician

Haemodialysis work

Senior Dialysis Technician

5

Extension Educator

Works under division Family Welfare Organization

District Extension Educator

Senior District Extension Educators

6

Health and Malaria Inspector Grade II

Health Sanitary Inspector

Health & Malaria Inspector Grade I

7

Lab Superintendent Grade III

Medical Technology (Laboratory)

Lab Superintendent Grade II

Lab Superintendent Grade I

Chief Lab Superintendent

8

Optometrist

Ophthalmic Technician

Senior Optometrist

9

Perfusionist

Cardio Pulmonary Pump Technician

Senior Perfusionist

10

Physiotherapist

Physiotherapy

Physiotherapist Grade II

Physiotherapist Grade I

11

Pharmacist Grade III

Pharmacy

Pharmacist Grade II

Pharmacist Grade I

12

Radiographer

X Ray Technician /

Radiodiagnosis Technology

Radiographer Grade III

Radiographer Grade II

Radiographer Grade I

13

Speech Therapist

Audio and Speech Therapy

Senior Speech Therapist

14

ECG Technician

Cardiology and Lab technology

ECG Technician Grade III

ECG Technician Grade II

ECG Technician Grade I

15

Lady Health Visitor

Midwives and Auxiliary Nurse

Senior Health Visitor

Head Health Visitor

16

Lab Assistant Grade II

Medical Laboratory Technology

Lab Assistant Grade I

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

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