BSNL JTO Salary and Other Allowances

BSNL JTO Salary will cover all your doubts regarding Salary of a JTO in BSNL, Allowances and Compensation.

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Dear Future BSNL JTOs

The notification for BSNL JTO is out. Consequently there’s a lot of buzz about its notification . So before even applying for it, we will help you get a real picture of the inside story. If you you want to know , what salary you will be getting after you clear the prestigious BSNL JTO Examination, you are at the right place.

Understanding the Salary and Compensation is important just like paying attention to the Job profile. Knowing the technicalities beforehand not only saves you from unexpected surprises after joining SBI but also gives you an extra edge in planning your life accordingly.

We have also included certain important doubts that arise in the aspirant’s mind. This is a must read for all.


According to this year’s notification regarding BSNL JTO Salary,

  • the pay scale for BSNL JTO is Executive (E-1)
  • Not only this, The official will also be eligible for D.A, H.R.A/Lease rental, C.C.A, Medical and other allowances & perquisites as per rules in force from time to time. Allowances may vary depending upon the place of posting.

Description of Pay/ allowances


Basic pay 


DA ( 114.8% of basic )


HRA ( Depending upon your city )

4,920 ( Assuming X Category city – 30% of basic )

Skill Up-gradation Allowance (2% of basic)

328 (2% of basic)

Other Allowances


Total pay

43,000 (approx)
  • The total compensation per annum would be a approx 5.00 lakhs depending on place of posting and other factors.

Important Doubts Regarding BSNL JTO Salary:

Clear All your Doubts below:

BSNL Salary Chart For JTO and other Posts:

Posts Name Annual Average Salaries
Telecommunication Engineer INR 429,000- INR 469,000
JTO INR 450,000- INR 600,000 with an annual average salary of INR 504,000
Junior Telecom Officer INR 240,000- INR 634,000 with an annual average salary of INR 506,361
Accounts Officer INR 420,000- INR 800,000 with an annual average salary of INR 573,333
Clerk INR 111,204- INR 120,000
Senior Sub Divisional Engineer INR 500,000- INR 831,000 with an annual average salary of INR 638,500
Sub Divisional Engineer INR 716,000- INR 826,000 with an annual average salary of INR 771,064
TTA INR 290,000- INR 350,000 with an annual average salary of INR 310,000
DGM INR 552,000- INR 1,260,000 with an annual average salary of INR 900,864


Here is a glance of salaries of BSNL cadres in Group A, B, and C (In the Southern Telecom Projects Circle):

Job Category Remunerations
Senior admin Grade (Group A- Finance and Accounts) Rs. 18400-500-22400 (CDA)
Junior Admin Grade (Group A- Finance and Accounts- SG) Rs. 12000-375-16500 (CDA)
Senior admin Grade (Group A- level II) Rs. 18400-500-22400 (CDA)
Senior admin Grade (Group A- level I) Rs. 22400-525-24500 (CDA)
Senior Accounts Officer (Group B) Rs. 13000-350-18250 (IDA)
Assistants ( Group B) Rs. 9850-250-14600 (IDA)
PS Rs. 11875-300-17275 (IDA)
Senior Hindi Translator Rs. 7800-225-11175(IDA)
Phone Mechanic Rs. 4720-150-6970 (IDA)
Driver Rs. 4720-150-6970 (IDA) 5700-160-8100 (IDA) 4550-140-6650 (IDA)
Junior Hindi Translator Rs. 7100-200-10100 (IDA)
Technician Rs. 4720-150-6970 (IDA)
Stenographer Rs. 5700-160-8100 (IDA)


HRA or Housing Rate Allowance:

The complete package of perks and benefits at BSNL stands like this:

Cities with population HRA Rates
Less than five lakh 10% of basic pay
5 Lakh to 50 lakh 205 of basic pay
50 lakh and above 10% of basic pay

Friends, this is it for Salary and allowance of an BSNL JTO. If you have any queries regarding it, please ask us in the comments section below and we will be glad to answer them for you.

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