SBI Clerk notification 2023: Here’s the direct application link, salary structure and more
The State Bank of India, on November 16, publicized the notification for clerk recruitment. The application window for 8773 posts in is open from now, November 17. The last date for application for SBI clerks is 7th December, 2023 while the applicants can take a print out of the application till December.
Applicants can apply only through the official website at sbi.co.in or apply through the direct link here.
The Prelims examination for the SBI recruitment drive is planned for January 2024, while the Mains exam is likely to be on February 2024.
SBI Clerk Salary Structure 2023
The reimbursement offered for SBI Clerk positions stands out significantly when compared to other entry-level roles within the banking industry. This particular exam remains highly desirable in India due to the opportunities it presents within SBI Clerk Jobs, accompanied by their attractive array of benefits and advantages. Selected candidates can expect not only a respectable salary but also various surplus perks.
According to the SBI clerk notification 2023, the starting Basic Pay is Rs.19900/- (Rs.17900/- plus two advance increments admissible to graduates). The total starting emoluments of a Clerical Cadre employee payable at Metro like Mumbai will be around Rs.37,000/- per month inclusive of D.A., other allowances at the current rate and two additional increments for freshly recruited graduate junior associates.
SBI Clerk Allowances 2023
SBI clerks will be qualified for reimbursement of various perquisites, provident fund, Pension under New Pension Scheme (Defined Contribution Benefit), Medical, Leave-Fare and other facilities, as per instructions of the bank as may be issued from time to time.
Various allowances include:
- Dearness Allowance (The Dearness Allowance increases of quarterly basic and is dependent on the Inflation rate of the Country. If the inflation increases the DA goes up and vice versa)
- House Rent Allowance
- Transport Allowance
- Special Allowance
- City Allowance
- Medical Allowance
- Newspaper Allowance
- Furniture Allowance
- These allowances will vary depending upon the location of posting.
- Phone bill reimbursement
SBI Clerk: Roles and Responsibilities
Applicants appointed as clerks in the State Bank of India have a substantial opportunity for advancement, potentially rising to the position of General Manager. Understanding the SBI Clerk job profile is crucial for applicants to determine if they align well with the tasks. As already discussed, it stands as a favorable opportunity for entry-level positions in the banking sector. The role of an SBI Bank Clerk contains the following responsibilities.
Single Window Operator: An SBI clerk is responsible for day-to-day bank functions such as opening accounts, amount transfers through cheque/ NEFT/ RTGS; issuance of Demand Drafts (DD), cheque clearance, looking after cheque book requests, receiving inward emails and more.
Head Cashier: On some occasions, the clerk also performs the responsibility of a cashier. The role includes managing cash transactions of the concerned branch, clearing and transfer of cheques.
Other Responsibilities: The Junior Associates are also required to function as special assistants or universe tellers. They may also need to resolve customer concerns about a wide variety of issues.