RRB Group D Salary 2024 per month Pay Scale of Level 1 Posts

Here you can check RRB Group D Salary 2024 of new appointed candidates on regular posts. Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB) of India advertised for 103769 Posts of Level 1 Staff through RRC CEN 01/2019 advertisement. Earlier RRB CEN 02/2018 was released for 62907 Group D posts.

Candidates have to clear written exam and physical efficiency test in order to qualify for these posts. Those who are appointed after clearing all stages of recruitment, are to be given following Salary / Pay Scale as given below.

Check RRB Group D Salary 2024 (Level 1 Posts) per month and Pay Scale

Candidates will have to appear for objective type written exam to be held from February 2022. There is 1/3 negative marking for each wrong answer in Railway exams. So it is quite tough to clear Railway exams. Only those who prepare hard, can have chances of qualifying all stages.

Those who clear written exam, physical efficiency test and medical examination etc. all stages will be placed in level 1 pay scale of 7th Pay Commission Pay Matrix. The initial basic pay in this pay matrix is Rs. 18000/-.

RRB Group D Salary Pay Scale

You can check RRB Group D Salary 2023 from below table. Candidates will also be given various allowances that are calculated on basic pay i.e. DA, HRA etc.

Pay Scale

The pay scale of Railway group D posts is Level 01 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix with initial pay of Rs. 18000/-

Currently Dearness Allowance rate for central govt employees is 46% of basic pay. Also House Rent Allowance is 27% for Class X city, 18% for Class Y city and 9% for class Z employee.

Salary Structure of Railway Group D Posts

Basic Pay

Rs. 18000 per month

Total Salary per month (In Starting):

Approx. Rs. 29500-33000 per month


Around 2500 (NPS & Taxes)

in Hand Salary per month of Level 1 Posts

Rs. 27000-30500 per month

Total salary can be calculated by adding Basic pay and allowances i.e. DA, HRA, TA, CCA etc.

Allowance rates

  • Dearness Allowance (DA): 46% (Applicable from July 2023)
  • House Rent Allowance (HRA): 27% of basic pay for Class X city, 18% of basic pay for Class Y city and 9% of basic pay for class Z cities. The rates of HRA gets revised to 27%, 18% & 9% when DA reaches to 25% and will get further revised to 30%, 20% & 10% when DA reaches 50%.
  • Transport Allowance
  • Daily Allowance
  • Night Duty Allowance
  • Mileage allowance of running beyond 8 km.
  • Holidays
  • Fixed conveyance allowance
  • Special Compensatory (Tribal/Scheduled Area) Allowances.
  • Overtime allowance

RRB Group D Salary Increment per year

Basic pay gets increment every year as follows.

  • 1st year: 18000
  • 2nd year: 18500
  • 3rd year: 19100
  • Subsequently 19700
  • 20300
  • 20900
  • 21500
  • 22100
  • 22800
  • 23500
  • 24200
  • 24900
  • 25600
  • 26400
  • 27200
  • 28000
  • 28800
  • 29700
  • 30600
  • 31500
  • 32400
  • 33400
  • 34400
  • 35400
  • 36500
  • 37600
  • 38700
  • 39900
  • 41100
  • 42300
  • 43600
  • 44900
  • 46200
  • 47600
  • 49000
  • 50500
  • 52000
  • 53600
  • 55200
  • 56900

RRB Level 1 Posts Salary Pay Scale

Posts in Railway Group D Staff

  • Various Assistant posts like Assistant Pointsman, Assistant Works, Assistant TRD etc.
  • Welder
  • Porter
  • Assistant Operations
  • Helper (Mechanical, Signal & Telecom, Electrical, Carriage & wagon, Track machine, TRD, TRS, Power, General Services, Diesel Mechanic, P way, Bridge etc.)
  • Hospital Assistant
  • Sweeper
  • Track Maintainer Grade IV
  • Gateman

Job Profile

Assistant Pointsman

handling switches or railroad points etc.
Lever control to direct trains to the required tracks & directions, connections of coaches etc..

Porter /Sweeper

helping railway passengers at stations
handling loading, unloading & distribution of passengers’ luggage, maintaining general cleanliness etc.


opening and closing gates at level crossing etc.

Helper (Electrical, Mechanical, S & T)

Perform various tasks depending depending on department requirement.

Hospital Attendant

Work related to medical facilities, indoor job, suitable for women.

Career Growth & Promotions

Group D Staff will get promoted to Group C level through Departmental exams. After successfully completing 3 years of regular service, candidates can apply for departmental exams. Upon qualifying these exams, they will be eligible for promotion in group C.

You can check RRB Group D Salary 2023 per month from above.

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