SSC CGL Salary, Syllabus, Types of Posts, Departments And Complete Details

 SSC CGL full form is Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate Level (CGL). Today we are talking about SSC CGL Quite in detail. Many SSaspirants are trying to prepare SSC CGL and want to crack in the first attempt.

First, of seeing all 16 Points, Will we discuss it in this Article?


  • What is SSC CGL?
  • Qualification
  • Age Limit
  • Application Fees
  • Selection Process
  • Syllabus ( Tire I To IV )
  • Types Of Posts 
  • Best Books
  • Exam Pattern
  • Typing Speed
  • Salary
  • Medical Test
  • Cut Off
  • Study Plan
  • Previous Question Paper 
  • MCQ Question

SSC CGL Complete Details , Salary, Syllabus, Types of Posts And Departments

01. What is SSC CGL?

 The full form of SSC is Staff Selection Commission ( कर्मचारी चयन आयोग ), This is a requirement agency. Who selects the employee for the Central Government. In the SSC, CGL is full form Combined Graduate Level.

SSC is a recruitment at the graduate level in various departments of the Central Government.


  This recruitment comes under SSC CGL. It is a National Level Examination, Which all graduate students participate in Exam in this country.

CGL is a graduation label job. The SSC comes under CGL, and if you are a graduate, you can participate in it.

There are many posts under this, about which we will learn further, and these posts are under Group B and C.

SSC CGL recruited for the post of Group B and C. We will know what to be the Qualification for SSC CGL.

02. Qualification

 If you talk about qualifications, you must have a Minimum Graduation degree from any stream in India.

 Because there is a graduate-level exam, so it is necessary to have your graduation

 If talked about percentage, there is no such percentage here, but there are some posts where you can see that 55 to 60% should be required.

This is not for All Posts. Most of the posts are not need any percentage criteria.


03. Age Limit

Age Limit Minimum – ( 18 – 27 ) or ( 21 – 30 ) There is a different age limit for various Posts. You can also see Age limit of 30 – 32 for multiple Posts. Whenever you apply for the post, You can see in the Notification.

 If you belong with a reserved category, So you get a Relaxation in Age Limit.


3 years


5 Years


10 Years


13 Years


15 Years

04. Application Fees

Almost all recruitment fees for SSC are 100 rupees.

Application Fees – 100/- for general and OBC.

No Fees – All female candidates and other categories.

05. Selection Process

 The selection process is mainly divided into four Stages.

Tier – I


Tier – II


Tier – III

Descriptive Paper

Tier – IV

CPT / SKILL Test / Document Verification

 In CGL exam Tier I and Tier II are Computer Base Exam and Tier III exam is Paper Pen mode.

 The Tier III is compulsory for everyone, But Tier IV is not compulsory is all posts. It is to be given in some post.

06. Exam Pattern

 The candidates can answer the questions in either English or Hindi mode only. Candidates have to write either Essays, Precis, Letter or Applications etc.

07. SSC CGL Syllabus

Tire I –

  • General Intelligence and Reasoning
  • General Awareness
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • English Comprehension
 The number of question is 25 and maximum marks is 50. each question is 2 marks. 60 min for all question 

Tire II –

  • Quantitative Abilities
  • English Language and Comprehension
  • Statistics
  • General Studies (Finance and Economics)

08. Types Of Posts

Group B –

  • Assistant Audit Officer
  • Assistant Accounts Officer
  • Assistant Section Officer 
  • Assistant Enforcement Officer
  • Assistant 
  • Inspector
  • Sub Inspector
  • Inspector of Income Tax 
  • Central Excise Inspectors
  • Divisional Accountant
  • Junior Statistical Officer
  • Statistical Investigator Grade-II….Etc

Group C –

  • Accountant
  • Accountant/ Junior Accountant
  • Auditor
  • Junior Accountant
  • Senior Secretariat Assistant
  • Upper Division Clerk
  • Tax Assistant
  • Sub Inspector… Etc.

09. SSC CGL Salary

The salary depends on the Job Profession. The Minimum salary is 25,000/- and Maximum Salary is 2,50,000/-.

Group B –

  • Pay Level-8 (Rs 47600 to 151100)
  • Pay Level-7 (Rs 44900 to 142400)
  • Pay Level-6 (Rs 35400 to 112400)

Group C  –

  • Pay Level-5 (Rs 29200 to 92300)
  • Pay Level-4 (Rs 25500 to 81100)

 With Grade Pay –

  • 4800 – 47000 /- 
  • 4600 – 44,900 /-
  • 4200 – 35,400 /-
  • 2800 – 29,200 /-
  • 2600 – 25,000 /-
Other Sources Information Of SSC CGL Salary –

Pay Level
of Posts

Gross SSC CGL Salary Range (Approx)

X Cities

Y Cities

Z Cities

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Pay Level-7




Pay Level-6




Pay Level-5




Pay Level-4




10. Typing Speed

The typing speed does not require in all posts But some posts require, Student have to make 8000 key depression per hours. ie. 2000 key depression in 15 min. It’s a speed test that can be clear by typing practice.

  • It’s a Qualifying Nature.
  • Relaxation – VH candidates will allowed 20 minutes.
  • It required in Income Tax Assistant

11. Best Books

There are many good books available in offline and online, Read more Best Books.

Math – Dr. RS Agarwal

English Book – SP Bakshi ( Arihant )

Reasoning Book – Dr. RS Agarwal

Awareness Books – Lucent Publication

12. Medical Test

It depends on the post you have applied for. 

Some Posts – 

The minimum chest measurement should be 76 cm without inflating and 81 cm when inflated. A minimum of 5 cm of chest inflating is mandatory.

Here some Test Name –

  • Urine test
  • Blood test
  • Eyesight test
  • ECG
  • And few other tests, But it won’t really make much of a a difference.

13. Study Plan

  •  During the last week, take as many mock tests as possible. At least one SSC CGL mock tests and relevant online quiz daily can help a lot. You can Purchase Testbook Mock and Adda 247.
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  • Study Current Affairs daily. ( News Paper and )
  • Revise only from the notes that you have made while studying.
  • Do take 5 – 10 minutes break in between. 
  • Focus on strengthening your weaknesses.
  • Stay away from any kind of fear, doubts, and confusion
  • Do not take the study plan carelessly, missing even one day will disturb the entire schedule and might not afford to miss out the revision of a single topic.

14. Previous Question Paper

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15. MCQ Question

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16. Cut Off



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Category Assistant Audit Officer-AAO Junior Statistical Officer- JSO (Grade-II) Other Posts
SC 148.97 140.11 111.10
ST 141.86 129.56 103.22
UR 170 165.96 137.07
OBC 165 162.35 131.18
OH 132.90 112.48 95.55
HH 102.45 51.99 40.00
VH 64.57 70.25
Ex-S 40.00


You can apply the SSC official Site, When notification out and SSC CGL results also out here.  

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