SSC CHSL or Staff Selection Commission Combined Higher Secondary Level is a highly sought-after exam for candidates seeking a government job. Apart from job security and opportunities for growth, the SSC CHSL also offers a handsome salary package. The SSC CHSL salary structure comprises of Pay Band 1 and Pay Band 2, along with various other perks and allowances.

The table below illustrates the SSC CHSL salary structure:

SSC CHSL Posts & Pay Scale
Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA) 19,900-63,200
Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC) 19,900-63,200
Sorting Assistant (SA) 25,500-81,100
Postal Assistant (PA) 25,500-81,100
DEO (Grade A) 25,500-81,100
Data Entry Operator (DEO) 25,500-81,100

It is important to note that the salary of SSC CHSL employees increases with promotions, experience, and other factors. In addition to the basic pay, SSC CHSL employees are also entitled to various allowances, including house rent allowance (HRA), travel allowance (TA), and dearness allowance (DA), which significantly increase their overall salary package. Overall, the SSC CHSL salary package is highly lucrative and is a major reason why the exam is so popular among job seekers.

SSC CHSL Salary After 7th Pay Commission

SSC has modified the SSC CHSL Salary Structure for all the Posts after the 7th Pay Commission. SSC CHSL Salary structure after the implementation of the 7th Pay Commission in 2017 is given below:

SSC CHSL Salary Structure
Post City Basic Pay HRA TA Gross Salary In  Hand
DEO X 25500 6120 3600 35220 31045
Y 25500 4080 1800 31380 27205
Z 25500 2040 1800 29340 25165
LDC X 19900 4776 1350 26026 22411
Court Clerk X 19900 3184 900 23984 20369
PA/SA X 19900 1592 900 22392 18777
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