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Existing Grade & Sanctioned Strength

As a result of cadre restructuring approved by the Government in Oct 2003 the following structure came into force in various grades of CSS:

Present Hierarchical Structure of CSS


Name of the posts

Pay Scales

Classification of the Posts

Overall Strength*

Director 14300-400-18300 Group-A 110
Deputy Secretary 12000-375-16500 Group-A 330
Under Secretary 10000-325-15200 Group-A 1400
Section Officer

Entry Scale: Rs.6500-10,500
After 4 years: Rs.8000-13,500

Group-B Gazetted 3000
Assistant Rs.6500-10,500 Group-B non-Gazetted 4905


* As per Cadre Restructuring done based on Cabinet Decision taken on 03.10.2003.