The Kerala PSC hires Secretariat Assistants for typing and data entry profiles. So, Secretariat Assistants are responsible for overseeing files and registers and their movements, and for keeping track of other such records, as per the guidelines laid down by the Commission.
Kerala PSC Secretariat Assistant Salary
The basic pay for a Secretariat Assistant in the Kerala Public Service Commission ranges from Rs. 27,800 to Rs. 59,400. Besides this, Assistants are eligible for other perks and benefits, such as Dearness Allowance (DA), Travel Allowance (TA), and more. Also, those candidates hired afresh will get a joining bonus of Rs. 35,000.
These details are mentioned in the appointment letter from the commission once you get through all the phases of the selection process.
Salaries for Other Posts in the Kerala PSC
There are several other posts in the Kerala PSC besides Secretariat Assistant. Other such popular posts include Stenographers, Clerks, Computer Operators, and Typists, and the salaries for each of them vary depending on the grade and prevailing payscale.
For instance, while Clerks in the Kerala PSC may get up to Rs. 30,000 a month, Stenographers may get only up to Rs. 15,000. Similarly, a Computer Operator may get up to Rs. 13,000 a month, while Typists may get only up to Rs. 12,000.
Besides this, the Kerala Public Service Commission also hires other posts like University Engineers, Programmers, Professional Assistants, and Electricians. All these posts have varying pay scales that may be subject to revision by the Commission.
As per the recent notification for these positions, the salary for a University Engineer ranges from Rs. 67,700 to Rs. 1,10,400, and that of a Programmer ranges from Rs. 39,500 to Rs. 83,000. Likewise, the payscale of a Professional Assistant in the Kerala PSC is in the range of Rs. 27,800 to Rs. 59,400, while that of an Electrician falls in the range of Rs. 18,000 to Rs. 41,000.