What is UPSC EPFO Salary? What is the Exact in-hand Salary? Check Here!
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:
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
|Group||General Central Service Group ‘B’, Non-Ministerial|
|Pay Matrix Level||Level 8|
|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
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
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.
|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.
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.
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.