Pay Scale for Lower Division Clerk in Government Jobs


Normally, the pay scale announced by most of the Government organizations for the position of Lower Division Clerk is Rs. 5200-20200+1900. The salary for this position after 6th pay commission report in government organizations is Rs.15520 gross and the net payable amount is Rs.13122, which includes basic pay of Rs. 5830 and GP of Rs.1900.

Recent notifications for this position:

Many government organizations invite applications from eligible candidates for the post of lower division clerks frequently. Recently, different organizations like Medical Council of India, Central University of Tamil Nadu, Regional Institute of Education, Mahar Regiment Saugon, National Research Centre has called for application from candidates for the position of lower division clerks. For further information about this job position in government organizations read on the content given below:

Age requirement for the position:

When government organizations call for application from candidates for the post of Lower Division Clerk, they call for applications from candidates falling between the age group of 18 and 27 years.

Educational qualification:

Even though many government organizations call for applications from candidates for the same position of lower division clerk, the educational qualification of candidates required by one organization might differ from the other. However, most of the organizations look for graduates with typing certificate in English and some organizations require typing certificate in the local language as well. There are also organizations, which insist that even candidates with higher secondary certificate with shorthand or type writing skill can apply.

Scope of the post of lower division clerk in Government Organizations:

Some government organizations recruit candidates for the post of lower division clerk on contract basis and if a candidate gets this job on contract basis in a government organization, he/she can gain experience of working in a government organization at the end of the period of contract. This will enable him/her to apply for the same position or higher position in private organizations and the experience of working in a government organization will be an added advantage to the candidate for future growth.

If a candidate is appointed as a permanent employee of the government organization, he/she can be promoted as higher division clerk after gaining some experience. The candidate can further be promoted as a division clerk and head of division clerks, etc… and the growth is endless. As the position improves, their pay scale will also increase.

Therefore, candidates with basic qualification of a degree with typewriting skills with interest towards finding placement in government organizations can apply for the position of Lower Division Clerk.



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18 Responses to “Pay Scale for Lower Division Clerk in Government Jobs”

  1. 18
    neha jain:


    I want know that now new pay scale of undergraduate & graduate contratual basis in govt.firm

  2. 17
    himani taneja:

    how to prepare for ldc

  3. 16
    prakash kumar:

    sir my birthdate is 31/12/1995 i hope m eligible for exam nd if not than it is unfair.

  4. 15
    shatrughna sharma:

    i am 12th pass i make in ldc career … i preparing exam…..

  5. 14
    basudev das:

    Work for ldc department

  6. 13

    How to apply for lower division posts? and what is the last date for apply?

  7. 12

    sir i have done bca but i want to the make career in ldc i want to ask you how its will be possible

  8. 11
    rehan ahemad:

    english language

  9. 10
    Gul Jain:

    I want to ask you that the sceme of providing the fix payment for 2 years to LDC in Rajasthan Public Service Commission has been changed.

    Waiting of your response

  10. 9

    I want to know about the salary of an L.D.C working in a Centra Government office, about the travel allowance and about the new scheme of P.P.F.

    Thank you.

  11. 8

    I am mba graduate and recently i have passed the LD clerk exam of mahadiscom . i am interested in that post but as i am high qualified for that post it might be possible that i will not be selected. so i am confuse wheather i should show my higher qualification or not? because what they think that mba student are not interested in clerk post.

  12. 7

    What is the minimum typing speed requirement for qualifying SSC - LDC typing test examination?

  13. 6

    when typing clerk exma is held at that which is cetifiacte is want means any typewrting institute or any computer base typing certifiacte is most wanted from the govt

  14. 5

    what is the job profile of multi tasking staff?
    what is the scope of the multi tasking staff job

  15. 4

    Dea sir,

    I got a job as a lower divisonal clerk in govt sector. Presently i am working with an FMCG co as a branding & Marketing. I am an MBA FULL TIME graduate. I have 1yr of exp.
    I am confused whether to go for the clerk job in govt sect.

    Plz let me know.


  16. 3

    what is the service pension of a honorary caption of army

  17. 2

    plzzzz sentd be exam papers LDC and slaybus

  18. 1

    dear sir;
    i had done diploma in pharmacy in 2001 and graduation in zoology from ignou university. my date of birth is 10 aug 1982 my question is :- could i am eligible to do an exam of govt job either pharmacy or any other streem .
    please revert me back thank you