What is UPSC EPFO Salary? What is the Exact in-hand Salary? Check Here!

UPSC EPFO salary

Are you an UPSC aspirant? Are you curious to know what follows after the UPSC EPFO recruitment process gets completed? Wondering what the UPSC EPFO salary is? Well, if all these questions are haunting you, then you can relax now. You have reached the right article where you will get to know all about the enforcement officer EPFO salary.

A Sneak-Peek into the EPFO Recruitment

The Union Public Service Commission conducts the examination for recruiting Enforcement Officers for Employees Provident Fund Organization aka EPFO. As per the official notification from the UPSC, in 2020 the total number of vacancies for the post of Enforcement Officer is 421. The total number of vacancies is divided in different categories such as OBC, SC, ST etc.

Check-out the table to below to understand the vacancy better:

Category

Vacancies
Unreserved 168
ST 33
SC 62
OBC 116
EWS 42
Total 421

What is the Salary of UPSC EPFO?

If you are still reading this article and this headline grabbed your attention then you are probably interested to know the UPSC EPFO enforcement officer salary in hand. So what is the UPSC EPFO salary? Let’s know in detail.

Enforcement Officer EPFO Salary

UPSC EPFO Salary

Salary Details 
Group General Central Service Group ‘B’, Non-Ministerial
Pay Matrix Level Level 8
Pay Band PB-2
Pay Scale Rs. 9300-34800/-
Grade Pay Rs. 4800/-
Entry Pay Rs. 47600/-
Total Salary (Emoluments excluding TA, HRA & Other Allowances) Rs. 53312/-
Total Salary (Emoluments Including TA, HRA & Other Allowances ) Rs. 60000/-

Candidates with Bachelor’s degree in any subject and are under the age of 30 are eligible for this permanent post of UPSC EPFO Enforcement Officer/ Accounts Officer. This post comes under Level-8 in the Pay Matrix as per 7th CPC, General Central Service Group ‘B’, Non-Ministerial.

Here’s the 7th Pay Commission Pay Matrix Table for Level 8

Level 6 to 9 (GRADE PAY 4200 to 5400) Matrix Table

PB-2 (9300-34800)
GP 4200 4600 4800 5400
Level 6 7 8 9
1 35400 44900 47600 53100
2 36500 46200 49000 54700
3 37600 47600 50500 56300
4 38700 49000 52000 58000
5 39900 50500 53600 59700
6 41100 52000 55200 61500
7 42300 53600 56900 63300
8 43600 55200 58600 65200

Benefits Enjoyed by Enforcement Officer EPFO other than the Salary

Other than the attractive salary slip, these officers are entitled to various different perks and benefits. These allowances are not same for all the EPFO officers as these might vary as per the different Government Departments where the officer gets posted.

  • House Rent Allowance
  • Transport Allowance
  • Dearness Allowance
  • Conveyance Maintenance
  • Medical Facility
  • Mobile facility
  • Loan Facility
  • Provident Fund
  • Gratuity
  • Insurance

Also Read: Check These Listed Important Topics, Syllabus & EPFO Exam Pattern

EPFO Promotion

After an officer completes his/ her 4 years of service in level-8, he/ she gets promoted to the Level-9. Check-out the below table to get a clear idea about the approximate time required for the promotion of an EPFO officer.

Post Name

Years of Service
Assistant PF Commissioner 7 Years (In proposed Recruitment rules for APFC, it is 5 years)
Regional PF Commissioner-II 5 Years
Regional PF Commissioner-I 5 Years
Additional Central PF Commissioner 6 Years
Additional Central PF Commissioner(HQ) 4 Years
Central PF Commissioner Appointed on the recommendation of Appointments Committee of Cabinet

Enforcement Officer EPFO Job Role

With a great salary of enforcement officer EPFO comes the greater responsibilities. Let’s go through the duties that one has to perform as an Enforcement Officer/ Accounts Officer:

  • Looking after the general administrative work of administration cash, recovery, accounts, computer sections and legal pension.
  • Conducting inquiries of accounts and settlement of claims on a regular basis.
  • Cash book maintenance, verification of bank statements, MIS returns etc.
  • Addressing employee’s grievances and reporting cases to the Regional Provident Fund Commissioner.
  • Educating the employee about the prescribed forms and the completion process.
  • Attending prosecution cases also falls under their responsibility.
  • Conducting surveys as per requirement, assessing coverage potential to new categories of establishment.
  • Facts and documents verification of the required documents by the Regional Office.

Also Read: How was the UPSC EPFO Previous Year Question Paper?

Job Posting

The Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation, Ministry of Labour and Employment’s HeadQuarters is situated in New Delhi. But, this spodesnot mean that the candidates getting selected as Enforcement Officers & Accounts Officer will be posted in New Delhi only. Recruitments done under UPSC EPFO 2020 can be posted anywhere in India.

Conclusion

Aspirants looking for a Government job that offers good professional challenges and great responsibilities to perform, can definitely start getting prepared for the upcoming UPSC EPFO recruitment. This post not only offers a good job profile but the enforcement officer EPFO salary is also very lucrative.

So, now when you know everything about the UPSC EPFO salary, job responsibilities and posting, how are you planning to prepare for the upcoming exam? Share your thoughts with us in the comment section below.

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