SSC CHSL Recruitment 2022: Check Eligibility, Pay Scale- Embibe
  • Written By Monica_Kumari
  • Last Modified 30-06-2022
  • Written By Monica_Kumari
  • Last Modified 30-06-2022

SSC CHSL Recruitment 2022: Dates (Out) & Registration

SSC CHSL Recruitment 2022: The SSC CHSL Recruitment Process 2022 began on February 01, 2022, with the release of the official notification. Candidates would carefully complete the application since it was the initial step in the recruitment process. SSC CHSL 2022 registration links were activated from February 01 to March 07, 2022. SSC CHSL 2022 exam began on May 24, 2022 (as per schedule).

SSC CHSL Tier-I exam 2022 will be over on June 06, 2022. The recruitment process is ongoing to select qualified applicants for positions such as Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC), Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA), Postal Assistant (PA), Sorting Assistant (SA), and Data Entry Operator (DEO) in the Government of India’s ministries/departments/offices. Read on to know more.

Latest: SSC has released SSC CHSL 2022 notification on February 01, 2022. Scroll down to download the official notification pdf.

SSC CHSL Recruitment 2022 Overview

Before getting into the details, let us have an overview of the SSC CHSL 2022 recruitment details below:

Exam NameStaff Selection Commission – Combined Higher Secondary (10+2) Level Examination
Commonly Known asSSC CHSL Exam
Conducting OrganisationStaff Selection Commission (SSC)
Name of PostsLDC, JSA, JPA, DEO, Postal/Sorting Assistants (PA/SA), Court Clerk
Location of PostingAll Over India
Number of VacanciesTo be released
Application ModeOnline
Mode of ExamOnline for Tier I, Offline for Tier II and III
Number of StagesThree

SSC CHSL Notification 2022

The officials have released the official notification for SSC CHSL examination via online mode. Interested candidates must check the schedule and apply online for the exam. Only after qualifying all the rounds aspirants will become eligible for recruitment.

SSC CHSL Recruitment Dates 2022

Candidates appearing for the SSC CHSL exam must know the timelines and adhere to them without any confusion. Check the table below to know all the important dates of SSC CHSL recruitment:

SSC CHSL Important Dates 2021-22

SSC CHSL 2022 NotificationFebruary 01, 2022
SSC CHSL Registration ProcessFebruary 01, 2022
Last Date to Apply for SSC CHSL 2022March 07, 2022
SSC CHSL Tier I Admit Card April/May 2022
SSC CHSL Exam Date 2022 (Tier-1)May 2022
SSC CHSL Provisional Answer Key
Raise Objection 
SSC CHSL Result for Tier I 
SSC CHSL Tier I Final Answer Key
SSC CHSL Tier II Admit Card 2022
SSC CHSL Exam Date 2022 (Tier II)

SSC CHSL Vacancies 2022

The officials will release the SSC CHSL 2022 vacancy details soon on its official website. Check the previous year’s SSC CHSL vacancy details for your reference from the below table:

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Steps to Check SSC CHSL Vacancies

Candidates can also check the vacancy details from the official website. The steps to check SSC CHSL vacancy list PDF is given below:

  • 1st Step: Visit the official website –
  • 2nd Step: Click on the link “Candidate’s Corner”. A drop-down menu will open. Click on”Tentative Vacancy”. (Refer to the image below.)
ssc vacancy Link
  • 3rd Step: A new page will open. Click on the tab ”CHSL”. (Refer to the image below.)
SSC CHSL Vacancy
  • 4th Step: Click on the SSC CHSL Vacancy List link present on the page.
  • 5th Step: The detailed list of vacancies will open. Download the vacancy list as a PDF for future reference.

SSC CHSL Eligibility Criteria 2022

Candidates must check the SSC CHSL eligibility criteria before applying for the post. Check the eligibility conditions given below:

SSC CHSL Nationality

Candidates must be either:

  • (a) a citizen of India,
  • (b) a subject of Nepal,
  • (c) a subject of Bhutan,
  • (d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before January 01 1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
  • (e) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania(Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India, provided the candidates belonging to the (b), (c), (d) & (e) must have a Certificate of Eligibility issued by the Government of India in favour of him/her.

SSC CHSL Age Limit

The minimum age of the candidates should be 18 years, and the maximum age should be 27 years (as of January 01, 2022). It means that candidates must have been born not before January 02, 1994, and not after January 01, 2003.

Besides, candidates of reserved categories are eligible for relaxation in the upper age limit. Check the age relaxation criteria from the table given below:

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
PwD (UR)10 years
OBC3 years
Ex-Serviceman3 years
PwD (OBC) 13 years
PwD (SC/ST)15 years

SSC CHSL Educational Qualification

  • For the post of LDC/JSA, PA/SA, and DEO (except DEOs in C&AG), the candidate must have passed class 12 or equivalent exam from a recognised board.
  • For the post of DEO (Data Entry Operator – Grade””) in the Office of Comptroller & Auditor General of India (C&AG), candidates must have passed class 12 or equivalent exam in the science stream with mathematics as a subject.

SSC CHSL Application Form 2022

The SSC CHSL application form is available online on the official websites- Online registration & filling up the application form is mandatory to appear for the exam. The application process consists of several stages such as Registration, Filling in the Application Form, Uploading Documents, and Fee Payment.

How to Apply for SSC CHSL Recruitment 2022

The step-wise procedure to apply for SSC CHSL recruitment is as follows:

  • 1st Step: Go to the official website of SSC.
  • 2nd Step: There is a login window on the right side of the screen. You need to click on ”New User? Register No”.
  • 3rd Step: You will be redirected to a new page, where you need to provide your basic details, contact details, photo, signature, etc., as prompted.
  • 4th Step: Check the details and make corrections if necessary. Then click on the ‘Save” button. Follow the consequent steps to complete your online registration.
  • 5th Step: Upon submission, a Registration ID and Password will be generated.
  • 6th Step: Now, log in to your account, fill in the SSC CHSl Application Form, and upload the required documents as per the prescribed format.
  • 7th Step: Once all the fields are filled, pay the SSC CHSL application fee online (Credit/Debit Card/Net Banking) or offline (by generating Challan) mode.
  • 8th Step: Take a few printouts of the completed SSC CHSL application form.

Note down the Registration Number & Password as you will need the login details in the future, be it for downloading SSC CHSL Admit Card or checking SSC CHSL Result. So, preserve it for future reference.

SSC CHSL Application Fee

The SSC CHSL Application fee for different categories are as below:

CategoryApplication Fee
SC/ST/PWD/Ex-Serviceman/FemaleNo fee
OthersRs 100

Fees can be paid using Mastercard/Visa/Maestro/Rupay Credit/Debit card or SBI Challan/SBI Netbanking, or BHIM UPI.

SSC CHSL Application Status

The SSC releases the CHSL Application Status on the regional SSC websites. All the candidates who have applied for the posts can check their application status. Candidates will have to enter their “Registration Number” and ”Password” or ”Date of Birth” to check whether or not their application has been accepted by SSC. After the release of the application status, the SSC CHSL admit card is released on the official website.

SSC CHSL Exam Centres

Candidates must be aware of exam centres well before appearing for the exam. Check the table below for the details about the SSC CHSL exam centres and regional office jurisdictions of the centres:

Exam Centres & CodesRegion and States/ UTs under the Jurisdiction of the RegionRegional Offices Address and Website
Bhagalpur (3201), Darbhanga (3202), Muzaffarpur (3205), Patna (3206), Purnea (3209), Agra (3001), Bareilly (3005), Gorakhpur (3007), Jhansi (3008), Kanpur (3009), Lucknow (3010), Meerut (3011), Prayagraj (3003), Varanasi (3013)Central Region (CR) – Bihar and Uttar PradeshRegional Director (CR), Staff Selection Commission, 34-A, Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Civil lines, Kendriya Sadan, Prayagraj – 211001
Port Blair (4802), Ranchi (4205), Balasore (4601), Berhampore (Odisha) (4602), Bhubaneshwar (4604), Cuttack (4605), Dhenkenal (4611), Rourkela (4610), Sambalpur(4609), Gangtok (4001), Hooghly (4418), Kolkata (4410), Siliguri (4415)Eastern Region (ER) – Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Jharkhand, Odisha, Sikkim and West BengalRegional Director (ER), Staff Selection Commission, 1st MSO Building,8th Floor, 234/4, Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Road, Kolkata, West Bengal-700020
Kavaratti (9401), Belagavi (9002), Bengaluru (9001), Hubballi (9011), Kalaburagi (Gulbarga) (9005), Mangaluru (9008), Mysuru (9009), Shivamogga (9010), Udupi (9012), Ernakulam (9213), Kannur (9202), Kollam (9210), Kottayam (9205), Kozhikode (9206), Thrissur (9212), Thiruvananthapuram (9211)Karnataka, Kerala Region (KKR) – Lakshadweep, Karnataka, and KeralaRegional Director (KKR), Staff Selection Commission, 1st Floor,”””” Wing, Kendriya Sadan, Koramangala, Bengaluru, Karnataka-560034
Bilaspur (6202), Raipur(6204), Durg Bhilai (6205), Bhopal( 6001), Gwalior (6005), Indore (6006), Jabalpur (6007), Satna (6014), Sagar (6015), Ujjain (6016)Madhya Pradesh Sub-Region (MPR) – Chhattisgarh and Madhya PradeshDy. Director (MPR), Staff Selection Commission, 5th Floor, Investment Building, LIC Campus-2, Pandri, Raipur Chhattisgarh-492004
Itanagar (5001), Dibrugarh (5102), Guwahati (Dispur) (5105), Jorhat (5107), Silchar (5111), Imphal (5501), Churachandpur (5502), Ukhrul (5503), Shillong (5401), Aizwal (5701), Kohima (5302), Agartala (5601)North Eastern Region (NER) – Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and TripuraRegional Director (NER), Staff Selection Commission, Housefed Complex, Last Gate, Beltola- Basistha Road, P. O. Assam Sachivalaya, Dispur, Guwahati, Assam- 781006
Delhi (2201), Ajmer (2401), Alwar (2402), Bharatpur (2403), Bikaner (2404), Jaipur (2405), Jodhpur (2406), Kota (2407), Sriganganagar (2408), Udaipur (2409), Sikar (2411), Dehradun (2002), Haldwani (2003), Haridwar (2005), Roorkee (2006)Northern Region (NR) – Delhi, Rajasthan and UttarakhandRegional Director (NR), Staff Selection Commission, Block No. 12, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi-110003
Chandigarh (1601), Hamirpur (1202), Shimla (1203), Jammu (1004), Samba (1010), Srinagar (J&K) (1007), Leh (1005), Amritsar (1404), Jalandhar (1402), Ludhiana (1405)North Western Sub-Region (NWR) – Chandigarh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh and PunjabDy. Director (NWR), Staff Selection Commission, Block No. 3, Ground Floor, Kendriya Sadan, Sector-9, Chandigarh- 160009
Chirala (8011), Guntur (8001), Kakinada (8009), Kurnool (8003), Nellore (8010), Rajahmundry (8004), Tirupati (8006), Vizianagaram (8012), Vijaywada (8008), Vishakhapatnam (8007), Puducherry (8401), Chennai (8201), Coimbatore (8202), Madurai (8204), Salem (8205), Tiruchirapalli (8206), Tirunelveli (8207), Vellore (8208), Hyderabad (8601), Karimnagar (8604), Warangal (8603)Southern Region (SR) – Andhra Pradesh, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and TelanganaRegional Director (SR), Staff Selection Commission, 2nd Floor, EVK Sampath Building, DPI Campus, College Road, Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600006
Panaji (7801), Ahmedabad (7001), Anand (7011), Gandhinagar (7012), Mehsana (7013), Rajkot (7006), Surat (7007), Vadodara (7002), Amravati (7201), Aurangabad (7202), Jalgaon (7214), Kolhapur (7203), Mumbai (7204), Nagpur (7205), Nanded (7206), Nashik (7207), Pune (7208)Western Region (WR) – Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu, Goa, Gujarat, and MaharashtraRegional Director (WR), Staff Selection Commission, 1st Floor, South Wing, Pratishtha Bhawan, 101, Maharshi Karve Road, Mumbai, Maharashtra-400020

SSC CHSL Admit Card 2022

The Staff Selection Commission releases the SSC CHSL Admit Card online on the official website of the respective regions. Candidates have to log in to their accounts using the SSC CHSL Registration ID and Password (as generated during online registration) to download their SSC CHSL call letters. No hard copies will be sent to candidates.

Steps to Check SSC CHSL Hall Ticket

The SSC CHSL Hall Ticket contains all necessary information about the candidate and the exam, including the exam centre, date, and time. Check the steps to download your SSC CHSL call letter:

  • 1st Step: Visit the official website –
  • 2nd Step: Click on the ”Admit Card” link. A new page will open with the list of SSC regional website links.
  • 3rd Step: Click on the appropriate SSC Region-Wise links. You will be redirected to a new page.
  • 4th Step: Click on the SSC CHSL Admit Card link.
  • 5th Step:Enter’ Registration Number” and”Passwor” or ”Date of Birth”.
  • 6th Step: Click on the “Submit” button. The admit card will be displayed. Check the details and download them for future reference.

SSC CHSL Selection Process

The exam of SSC CHSL is conducted in three stages:

SSC CHSL Tier-1Computer-Based Written Exam
SSC CHSL Tier-2Descriptive Test (Offline)
SSC CHSL Tier-3Skill Test/Typing Test

Candidates need to clear all three stages to be eligible for final selection.

SSC CHSL Exam Pattern

The SSC CHSL exam pattern is different for all three stages. Candidates can check the exam pattern for CHSL Tier I, Tier II, and Tier III exams below:

SSC CHSL Exam Pattern for Tier I

SSC CHSL Tier-I is an online exam that contains objective questions (MCQ). There are four sections in this exam which are as given below:

SectionsNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks
English Language2550
General Intelligence2550
General Awareness2550
Quantitative Aptitude2550

The time duration of the exam is 1 hour. Candidates eligible for a scribe as per the rules will have 80 minutes to complete the exam. There is a negative marking of 0.50 marks for every wrong answer.

SSC CHSL Exam Pattern for Tier II

Tier II is conducted in English and Hindi and is an offline exam conducted in pen-and-paper mode. It tests your writing skills.

TopicWord Limit
Letter/Application Writing150 to 200
Essay Writing200 to 250

Please note that the maximum mark of the test will be 100. The time duration for the Descriptive Test (pen-and-paper exam) is 1 hour, and extra 20 minutes will be given to the eligible candidates for scribing. The minimum qualifying mark for Tier II is 33%. The paper can be written in Hindi or English. If a paper is written both in Hindi and English, it will not be considered and will be awarded zero marks.

Candidates must not disclose any personal identity in the Answer Book. Candidates who do not follow the prescribed rules will receive zero marks or be debarred from the exam.

SSC CHSL Exam Pattern for Skill/Typing Test

The SSC CHSL Tier III will be qualifying in nature, and the marks secured in this stage will not be considered for final merit listing. Skill Test/Typing Test for the qualified candidates will be conducted on computers provided by the Commission or its authorised agency. Errors in the skill test will be calculated up to 2 decimal places. For more details on the Skill Test scheme, candidates can refer to the SSC CHSL official notification.

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2022

The SSC CHSL Tier I Syllabus consists of four sections such as:

– General Awareness
– Quantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill)
– General Intelligence
– English Language (Basic Knowledge)

Tier II is a descriptive test and consists o ‘Letter Writing’ and ‘Essay Writing’. Candidates can check the detailed SSC CHSL Syllabus from the linked article.

SSC CHSL Result 2022

The SSC CHSL result will be released separately for each stage of the exam. The Commission publishes the result or merit list in the form of a PDF. The merit list consists of the names and roll numbers of the selected candidates. Furthermore, candidates must note that they can only check the result from the official website. The Commission does not publish the result via any offline mode.

SSC CHSL Tie-Breaking Criteria

If two or more candidates get equal aggregate marks in Tier I and Tier II, the SSC resolves the tie through the tie-breaking criteria. Candidates can check the tie-breaking criteria to compile SSC CHSL results below:

  • First, the SSC considers total marks for the Tier-II examination.
  • Then, the Commission considers the date of birth of candidates. Older candidates get higher ranks.
  • Finally, they consider the alphabetical order of the candidates’ names.

SSC CHSL Cut-off 2022

The Staff Selection Commission will release the cut-offs along with the result. Furthermore, they publish the cut-off separately for each selection stage. The SSC CHSL cut-off is the minimum score that candidates have to score to qualify for the next stage of the recruitment process. The SSC CHSL cut-off marks depend on various factors:

  • Difficulty Level of Exam
  • Number of Candidates Appeared
  • Number of Vacancies

Candidates can check the SSC CGL Tier 1 cut-off marks 2020-21 from the table below:

CategoryCut-off Marks
Ex-Servicemen (ESM)72.06370

SSC CHSL Posts and Salary

Candidates who are willing to participate in the SSC CHSL recruitment drive must be aware of the salary structure for each post. Check the table below to know the SSC CHSL Salary and grade pay for different posts:

PostPay Band/ Grade Band
Postal Assistant (PA) / Sorting Assistant (SA)Pay Band: Rs 25,500–81,100 (Level – 4)
Grade Pay: Rs 2400
Lower Division Clerk (LDC) / Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA)Pay Band: Rs 19,900–63,200 (Level – 2)
Grade Pay: Rs 1900
Data Entry Operator (DEO)Pay Band: Rs 25,500–81,100 (Level – 4)
Grade Pay: Rs 2400
DEOPay Band: Rs 29,200–92,300 (Level – 5)
Grade Pay: Rs 2400
DEO – Grade APay Band: Rs 25,500–81,100 (Level – 4)
Grade Pay: Rs 2400

Region-wise SSC CHSL Official Websites

There are 9 SSC regions. The states included in each of the regions and the official websites are as given below:

SSC RegionStates IncludedSSC Official Website
NR – Northern RegionNCT of Delhi, Rajasthan & UttarakhandClick Here
NER – North Eastern RegionArunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland & MizoramClick Here
CR – Central RegionUP & BiharClick Here
ER – Eastern RegionWB, Jharkhand, Odisha, A&N Island & SikkimClick Here
MPR – Madhya Pradesh RegionMP & ChhattisgarhClick Here
WR – Western RegionMaharashtra, Gujarat, GoaClick Here
NWR – North Western RegionJ&K, Punjab, Haryana & Himachal PradeshClick Here
SR – Southern RegionAP, Pondicherry & TNClick Here
KKR – Karnataka RegionKarnataka and KeralaClick Here

FAQs on SSC CHSL 2022 Recruitment

Some frequently asked questions related to SSC CHSL Recruitment 2022 are given below:

Q.1: When will the SSC CHSL Tier 1 exam be conducted?
The SSC CHSL 2022 exam began on May 24, 2022, and will conclude on June 6, 2022.

Q.2: When will the SSC CHSL 2022 Tier 1 result be declared?
Ans: The SSC CHSL 2021-22 result for Tier 1 is expected to declare in July 2022.

Q.3: Is the SSC CHSL exam conducted in online mode?
Ans: Yes, the SSC CHSL Tier 1 exam is conducted in online mode (a computer-based test).

Q.4: How can I prepare for SSC CHSL?
To crack SSC CHSL, one has to follow certain strategies. You can read SSC CHSL exam preparation tips on Embibe that will help you know how to crack all the levels of SSC CHSL.

Q.5: Is there any negative marking on the SSC CHSL examination?
Ans: Yes, 0.5 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.

Q.6: Is the SSC CHSL exam tough?
Ans: The SSC CHSL exam is not generally difficult. The exam, however, has a high level of competition. Every year, thousands of candidates appear for the exam.

Q.7: What is the pay scale of SSC CHSL posts?
Ans: The pay scale for SSC CHSL varies depending on the role and ranges from Rs 19,900 to Rs 81,100.

Q.8: Are there any age criteria for SSC CHSL?
Ans: Yes, candidates must be between the ages of 18 and 27.

Q.9: How many times is SSC CHSL conducted in a year?
Ans: Each stage of the SSC CHSL exam is held once a year.

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