SSC CGL: Statistical Investigator Job Description, Career Path, Salary, Qualification and Stage of exam


This article will cover Statistical Investigator (part of SSC CGL Tier 1, Combined Graduate Level), Statistical Investigator Job Description/Profile, Salary of Statistical Investigator, Statistical Investigator Work timing, Career Path of Statistical Investigator, Required qualification for Statistical Investigator and Statistical Investigator stages of examination.

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SSC CGL – Statistical Investigator Job Profile, Career Path, Salary, Qualification and Stage of exam.

Statistical Investigator Job Description: 

Statistical Investigator Gr II as the name suggests is a grade 2 post with a pay scale of 4200. Your work profile will depend upon the posting that you get.

Your work profile will depend upon where you are posted.

  • If you are posted in office, you will be doing normal filing work like making reports,Noting, Drafting, Dispatching of documents and Data Entry, Analysis, Tabulation, Compiling, Encoding and Editing of Data.
  • If you are posted in field, you will be doing many tasks like conducting surveys in the Socio-Economic, Industrial Statistics, Agricultural Statistics and Prices etc. You need to visit the field regularly, sometimes for several days continuously.

Statistical Investigator  Work Timings:

As Statistical Investigator, you will have a proper work schedule. Daily you will be going in the morning and coming back to your home in the evening, no extra work hours and working in shifts.At certain times, it may also involve some travelling during the surveys.

Statistical Investigator  career path:Statistical Investigator Gr II

As Statistical Investigator  you will have the following career path

  1.  Sr Statistical Officer (Group-B Gazetted in 6-7 years )
  2. Assistant Director
  3. Deputy Director
  4. Joint Director

Statistical Investigator  salary and allowances

Pay Scale
Grade Pay
Initial Pay
Total Pay (i) + (ii )

As a Statistical Investigator  you will be entitled to the following major allowances:

  1. DA on Total Pay above (around 107 %)
  2. Transport Allowance
  3. House Rent Allowance(if not provided with quarters)
  4. Petrol allowance
  5. Limited bill for mobile
  6. When on a field work you will be entitled for certain allowances.

According to current pay scales, You would get a salary of around 38,000/- pm initially( can be varied a little as per place of posting)

Statistical Investigator  required qualification:

Degree from recognized university or equivalent.

Statistical Investigator  Stages of Examination:

Two Tier Written Objective Exam including the Paper of Stats, followed by Document Verification

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  • Abhishek

    Sir mere 12 me maths me 59 mark’s hai and Maine Bsc PCM se kiya hai kya mai statistical investigator post ke liye eligible hu ki nahi?


      If you had statistics as one of the subject during graduation, then you are eligible.

      • Abhishek

        Sir,during graduation mera math’s sub tha aur math’s ka ek paper statistics tha but statistics mera main subject nahi tha I am eligible or not? Please reply.


          agar statistics ka separate exam huya tha, then you are eligible

  • Vidushi

    Sir i m doing hnurs in statistics n my grdutn final exm will be over in feb 2017 n result will also b dcrld till may…sir my questn is can i fill up the ssc cgl form before my final year result in march…am i be eligible..?

  • Rohit Yadav

    sir i have 49% marks in maths
    71% in PCM & 76% overall 12th
    and have done B.A. from MDU
    am i eligible for Statistical Investigator Grade – II
    please tell


      wait for next year’s notification

  • Akil Imran

    Sir, please help me out..maine statistical complier ke liye bhara hai jiske paper 3-4 hain..agar mai na du sirf maths aur english ke du toh kya koi problem aayegi aur agar deta hu wo papers aur qualify na ho paye paper 3-4 toh jo baki post hain 1-2 paper ki unpe asar padega…plz help me sir i have this confusion..



      Un papers ka effect sirf unhi posts par hoga. Baaki posts k liye sirf paper 1 aur 2 hi count honge