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28/12/2015

Railway Asst Station Master (ASM): Job Profile, Salary, Promotion

Railway Asst Station Master (ASM) – Railway ASM Job Profile, Salary, Eligibility, Promotion & Vacancies: Job profile of Assistant Station Master in Indian Railway. I guess you are interested in RRB NTPC Graduate recruitment in Indian Railway. Candidates giving Assistant Station Master a preference in Railway Online application form first need to know its Job profile. What are career growths are there in Railway Asst Station Master (ASM). Here is everything you need to know about Railway Station Master post such as Duties, Job Description, Career Path, Salary, Promotion, Vacancies, qualification and recruitment process.

Railway Asst Station Master (ASM) Job Profile

What is the Job profile of Assistant Station Master (ASM) in Indian Railway? The question that is in mind of a candidate applying for Railway Asst Station Master. Scroll down to know more about Job profile of Assistant Station Master (ASM) in Railways.

Job Profile: An Assistant Station Master (ASM) is in the charge of running of trains at a station. He/ She operates the signals, ensures that everything goes as per the rules laid out. An Station Master (ASM) has to work in shifts. Generally each station has one ASM, though bigger stations may have more than one ASM.

Career Path/ Promotions: An ASM will have the following career growth.
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  3. Station Superintendent (SS) è
  4. Assistant Operations Manager è
  5. Divisional Operations Manager è
Salary: Following are the salary and other perks an ASM gets.

I.Pay ScaleRs. 5200 - 20200
II.Grade PayRs. 2800/-
III.ThursdayRs. 8500/-
IV.Total Pay (I) + (II)Rs/ 11360/-

Apart from these, ASM will get other allowances as admissible for central Govt. Employees (DA, TA & HRA). There will be deductions from salary include 10% of total Pay towards New Pension scheme.

Vacancies: Following vacancies are currently available for Assistant Station Master posts in Indian Railway. Read more at Railway ASM Recruitment.

Railway Board
Railway Zone
No. Of Vacancies
UR
OBC
SC
ST
Total
RRB Ahmedabad
WR
358
178
110
67
713
RRB Allahabad
NCR
322
142
102
47
613
NR
140
70
37
21
268
RRB Ajmer
NWR
162
87
67
23
339
WCR
53
26
15
3
97
RRB Bangalore
SWR
90
29
30
16
165
RRB Bhopal
WCR
26
15
10
4
55
WR
64
32
19
10
125
RRB Bhubaneswar
ECoR
58
32
17
9
116
RRB Bilaspur
SECR
6
3
0
1
10
CR
43
23
13
6
85
RRB Chandigarh
NR
37
17
9
23
86
RRB Chennai
SR
227
59
65
42
393
RRB Guwahati
NFR
97
52
29
14
192
Jammu Srinagar
NR
31
16
9
5
61
RRB Kolkata
ER
226
122
68
34
450
RRB Malda
SER
66
35
21
11
133
RRB Mumbai
CR
386
206
114
57
763
WR
61
34
19
10
124
SCR
43
25
14
7
89
RRB Muzaffarpur
ECR
67
34
19
9
129
RRB Patna
ECR
63
33
19
9
124
RRB Ranchi
ECR
53
28
16
8
105
RRB Secunderabad
SCR
160
94
45
36
335
ECoR
58
23
8
2
91
RRB Siliguri
NFR
45
25
14
7
91
RRB Thiruvananthapuram
SR
82
36
43
24
185
Special Recruitment for PWD Candidates
RRB Allahabad
NR
0
0
0
0
5
Total
3024
1476
932
505
5942

Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university or equivalent. Read more at Railway NTPC Graduate eligibility criteria.

Recruitment Process: Single Stage Computer Based Test, Aptitude test followed by Document Verification. Read more at Railway NTPC Graduate Selection process.