Pay Scale for Steno-Typist in Government Jobs


As the name of the position implies, the work of a steno-typist is to take up dictation of letters and other correspondences like agenda and minutes of a meeting and transcribing it into word documents either with the help of a typewriting machine or a computer. Even though, nowadays many private organizations do not have this position, government organizations still recruit candidates for the position of Steno-typist.

Pay scale offered for this position in government organization in India is Rs.5200-20200 plus a grade pay of Rs. 2400 and Rs. 2600 in some organizations. Even these personnel are appointed at the pay scale of Rs. 5910-20200 with grade pay of Rs. 2000. In case candidates are appointed under contract basis for this position, they will get a consolidated pay of Rs. 10000.

Recent job notification for the position of Steno-typist in government jobs:

The public sector organizations mentioned-below called for applications from eligible candidates for the position of steno-typist:

Government Medical College & Hospital, Chandigarh

Anna University of Technology

Himachal Pradesh State Co-operative Bank

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission

Centre for Wind Energy Technology

Kurukshetra University


Educational and other Qualification needed for the position of Steno-typist in Government jobs:

Candidates must be graduates in any discipline from a recognized university and they should also have proficiency in working with spread sheets and word documents. They should have completed their lower grade in stenography with 80 words per minute and they should also have completed their typewriting examination and should have a speed of 20 words per minute. Even some government organizations require that candidates must have typewriting skill in the local regional language. Candidates must be between the age group of 18 and 28 years of age to apply for the position of steno-typist in government jobs.

Selection procedure:

Normally, for the position of steno-typist candidates are recruited based on their performance in stenography and typewriting test conducted by government organizations.



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19 Responses to “Pay Scale for Steno-Typist in Government Jobs”

  1. 19

    Sir i want to know about the grade scale of supretendent typist and what is the heighiest grad leavel in supretendent typist in goverment job and what is the per-month sallary ?

  2. 18

    Sir what is the qualification to the post of Typist in State Government of Andhra Pradesh, some of the dept. informed required both highers (English & telugu) some of the dept. informed required english higher and telugu lower in Dist. level office. Please clarify the matter

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    altaf khan:

    i am a stenotypist in collectoret kanker,so please send my monthly payment.

  5. 15

    howmuch we get the salary steno-typist in school education department? please send my mail id. we have to see immediately. thanks.

  6. 14

    i am 47 years old govt teacher& i have passed eng steno 80. eng typing now i am eligible govt.central and state govt.kindly inform me i am sc.

  7. 13

    If (after 6th pay commission) steno typist net pay is lower than typist net pay, degree increment is admissible to steno typist

  8. 12

    Please consider to degree in steno job

  9. 11

    I am working steno, grade-iii in tamilnadu govt. I just need a clarification for advance increment. if the steno is eligible for having advance increment for passing accounts exam, part-1?

  10. 10
    Rajesh kumar:

    pls tell me types of examination and what type of question tell with example

  11. 9

    pls. tell me that steno typist gr.II (SG) is not eligible for his grade pay Rs.4800/- as was given to Steno typist Gr.I (on par with superintendent scale revised in 2007)

  12. 8

    Is degree increment admissible for steno typist?

  13. 7
    Archana tripathi:

    Please tell me how aply this job

  14. 6
    subhash pande:

    whether steno typist pay scale in 6th pay commission is Rs. 9300-34800 G.P. 4200/4300

  15. 5

    If (after 6th pay commission) steno typist net pay is lower than typist net pay, degree increment is admissible to steno typist

  16. 4

    Is decreeincrement forsteno-typist grade iii allowed in tamilnadu paycommission 2006 ?

  17. 3

    Is advance increment for under graduate steno typist grade III allowed?

  18. 2

    next for Group IV?

  19. 1

    typist pay scale