PPSC JE Salary 2021: In-hand salary, payscale, job profile

Safalta Expert Published by: Himani Mehra Updated Mon, 12 Jul 2021 03:35 PM IST


Know the PPSC JE Salary 2021 along with the perks and Allowances. Get an idea of the Basic Pay and Growth Prospects of PPSC JE.

Punjab Public Service Commission (PPSC) conducts PPSC JE exam to recruit eligible and interested candidates to the post of Junior Engineers. This year numerous vacancies have been announced under different departments for civil and mechanical engineer posts. There are thousand of candidates who appear for this exam. The reason why a lot of candidates appear for this exam is handsome in hand pay coupled with a grade pay along with the perks and benefits that PPSC JE are entitled to. Candidates who clear the exam and are recruited as Junior Engineers receive handsome amount of salary.

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Candidates who are preparing for PPSC JE Exam 2021 should be aware of all the salary details. Read this article to know all about PPSC JE Salary, job profile and other details.

PPSC JE Salary

There is a probation period of 3 years. Candidates are paid handsome amount of salary as per the rules of the Punjab Finance Department.

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The salary is as per the 7th pay commission. PPSC JE are paid in-hand salary of Rs. 35,400. Along with this they are also entitled to various allowances and benefits.
Post Salary
Junior Engineer Rs. 35400- Initial Pay
Sub Divisional Engineer Rs. 47600

PPSC JE Allowances and Benefits

Along with a handsome amount of in-hand salary, PPSC JE are also entitled to receive various allowances and benefits which are as follows:
  • House Rent Allowances
  • Dearness Allowances
  • Medical Facilities ( For Employee & Family Members)
  • Travel expenses

PPSC JE Job Profile

Candidates who clear the exam and selected have to serve a probation period of 3 years. At the end of the three years they become permanent employees in the department they are recruited for. The job profile of PPSC JE differs according to the departments they have to work under. As a Junior Engineer, candidates are primarily responsible to look after various maintenance activities, paperwork, and other work as directed by the senior officials. This year the number of vacancies announced under different departments for civil and mechanical engineers are as follows:


Number of Vacancies


PWD 25 Junior Engineer - Electrical
Rural Development and Panchayat 125 Junior Engineer - Civil
Rural Development and Panchayat 02 Junior Engineer - Electrical

Local Government(Municipal Corporation)


Junior Engineer - Electrical

Local Government (Municipal Council/Nagar Panchayat)


Junior Engineer - Mechanical

Water Resource


Junior Engineer - Mechanical

Water Resource Management And Development Corporation


Junior Engineer - Mechanical

Water Supply and Sanitisation Department


Junior Engineer - Civil

Water Resource 


Junior Engineer - Civil

Water Resource Management


Junior Engineer - Civil


PPSC JE Career Growth and Promotion

Candidates who are selected as PPSC JE have various opportunities for growth and promotion. Candidates are promoted on the basis on experience and there are departmental exams that are conducted for the promotion of the candidates. Along with promotion, there are regular increments in the salary and allowances of PPSC JE. For more details, candidates can refer to the official website of PPSC.


Q. What is the salary of PPSC JE?

A. PPSC JE Salary is Rs. 35,400.

Q. Are there increments in the salary of a PPSC JE?

A. Yes there are increments in PPSC JE salary.

Q. What are the allowances that PPSC JE receive?

A. The various allowances that PPSC JE are entitled to include dearness allowance, transport allowance, house rent allowance and more.

Q. For which stream is PPSC JE Exam conducted?

A. PPSC JE Exam is conducted to recruit candidates from civil and mechanical streams.

Q. What is the selection process of PPSC JE Exam?

A. Candidates will have to appear for a written exam.

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