The highest grade you can be recruited into is the Railway RRB Group A (Gazetted Officers), selected into one of the 10 departments/functional branches of each of the railway zones. They comprise the non-technical, technical, and medical services. Read more to know about RRB Group A Salary.
The table below shows the various departments, and what comprises the Grade A recruitment process into each of the functional branches.
|Group A Cadres – Indian Railway (IR)||Non-Technical Services (Cadre Size)||Technical Services||Medical Services|
|Departments/ Functional Branches||
||IRMS: Medical Service|
||Indian Engineering Services Examination (IES) conducted by UPSC||Combined Medical Services Examination (CMSE) conducted by UPSC|
|Education Qualification Requirement||
||Passed MBBS Examination (written and practical)|
|Age Limit||The age limit is between 21 and 32 years, with age relaxation for OBC/SC/ST candidates||The age limit is between 21 and 30 years, with age relaxation for OBC/SC/ST candidates||Age less than 32 years, with age relaxation for OBC/SC/ST.|
|Exam Pattern & Syllabus||Nine written exam papers.
Paper A: Indian Language paper
Paper B: English
Paper 1: Essay
Papers 2-5: General Studies covering Indian culture, world history & geography, governance, constitution, technology, economy, and more
Papers 6-7: Written-test on the subject of choice.
|Stage 1: General Studies and Aptitude Test. Engineering discipline-specific paper.
Stage 2: Two Engineering Specific papers
Stage 3: Personality Test upon qualifying Stage 1 & 2
|Paper 1: General Medicine and Pediatrics
Paper 2: Surgery. Gynecology & Obstetrics, Preventive & Social MedicinePersonality Test
All candidates are required to be an Indian Citizen, Nepal Citizen, Bhutan subject or a person of Indian origin, migrated from Pakistan, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, or Vietnam, with the intention of settling in India.
- Railway Job (Group A) Notification: It is recommended that you follow the UPSC Calendar for exam dates each year. Vacancies and exam dates also appear in all the national dailies and the Indian Railways website.
- RRB Group A Salary: A Class 1 (Group A) officer can have salaries of about INR 80,000 to 90,000, plus perks such as HRA, medical, transport, etc
Railway Salary Package
After the implementation of the 7th Pay Commission, Indian Railways has included many benefits for the employees in Railway Salary Package. Railway Pay Scale details of various posts such as TC / Driver / JE / Doctor / Engineer / CA/ ALP / ASM/Goods Guard and others are mentioned on this page. So let’s get info about the RRB Pay Scale according to the different groups’ A, B, C, Group D, and different grade pay.
Indian Railways, Konkan Railway, Mumbai Metro, Kolkata Metro, Delhi Metro Rail & Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation employees can avail of this salary account.
- SILVER: Between Rs.10,000/- and up to Rs.25,000/-
- GOLD: Above Rs.25,000 and up to Rs.50,000/-
- DIAMOND: Above Rs.50,000 and up to Rs.1,00,000/-
- PLATINUM: Above Rs.1,00,000/-
RRB Group A Salaries & other Group Salaries
Post-Wise Pay Scale:
|Senior Section Engineer||Rs.52,981/mo|
|Senior Section Engineer||Rs.8,02,383/yr|
|Senior Section Engineer, Indian Rail||Rs.7,38,501/yr|
|Senior Section Engineer (Mechanical)||Rs.69,679/mo|
|Railway Train Guard||Rs.44,798/mo|
|Senior Section Engineer (Civil)||Rs.64,378/mo|
|Senior Section Engineer, Indian Rail||Rs.65K – Rs.79K|
|Assistant Divisional Engineer||Rs.58K – Rs.63K|
|R&D Engineer||Rs.389K – Rs.821K|
|Upper Division Clerk||Rs.42K – Rs.46K|
|Electrical Engineer||Rs.29K – Rs.188K|
|Chief Booking Supervisor||Rs.442K – Rs.947K|
|Commercial Clerk||Rs.177K – Rs.631K|
|Driver||Rs.20K – Rs.22K|
|District Engineer||Rs.737K – Rs.1,122K|
|Section Supervisor||Rs.596K – Rs.645K|
|Office Superintendent||Rs.450K – Rs.801K|
|Chief Booking Supervisor||Rs.57K – Rs.75K|
|Assistant Mechanical Engineer||Rs.71K – Rs.76K|
|Technician||Rs.14K – Rs.15K|
|Hospital Assistant||Rs.17K – Rs.18K|
|Paint and Roto Artist||Rs.23K – Rs.25K|
Pay Structure for 7th Pay Commission
Indian Railway Department provides Railway Salary Package Structure according to Group A, B, C and D. Here we are providing the RRB Group A Scale 1 Salary Structure according to the 07th Pay Commission. Have a look!!
RRB Group A Officers Salary:
|RRB Group A Officers salary||PB-4||112200-
Railway Group A Salary
Here we are giving you the RRB Group A Scale 1 salary structure and their grade pay as railway employee:
|Railway Highest Salary Post||Indian Railway Salary List||Post Name|
|Railway Group A Salary||8700 to 10000||Manager, General Manager|
Other Allowances for Indian Railway Employees:
Indian Railway also provides some other allowances along with Railway Salary Structure / Railway Salary Package Benefits to their employees as framed below. Have a look!!
- Daily Allowance, Mileage Allowance beyond 8 km
- Dearness Allowance (DA)
- House Rent Allowance (HRA)
- Transport Allowance (TPA)
- Allowance for Night Duty
- Compensation in lieu of Holidays
- Fixed Conveyance Allowance
- Conveyance Allowance to Doctors
- Special Compensatory (Tribal/Scheduled Area) Allowances.
- Special Allowance to Railway School Teachers
- Special Allowance for child care, women with disabilities, and Educational Allowance
- Overtime Allowance (OTA)
RRB Group A Salary Slip:
Indian Railway employees can also download their salary slip via the official website by accessing the official web portal. With the help of the Indian Railway Employee Information System, you can easily get your RRB Salary Slip / Railway Employee Salary Package. To get access an employee needs to provide his/her unique ID and password. One can view monthly payslip, leave details, provident fund details, and other service-related information in IREIS.
About Indian Railways:
Indian Railways provide a job platform to those job seekers who are desirous to secure a career in railway. A massive number of employees are working at the different posts in Indian railways. These posts are divided into various Groups.
Many aspirants want to get details of Railway Job salary. Candidates can get the new Indian Railway Posts And Salary details of all railway employees from this article.