Power Grid Diploma Trainee, Jr Officer & Technician Trainee Salary in Hand

Power Grid Corporation of India has it’s headquarter located in Gurgaon, recently notified the vacancy position for the Diploma Engineer Trainee (Electrical & Civil), Junior Officer (HR), and Jr. Technician (Electrical). Here we will check the Salary in hand, work profile and company overview so that candidate can decide about joining the PGCIL.

The PGCIL Company mainly design, install and maintains the Electricity Power Grid System in India. It has around 1,48,927 Kilometers of Transmission Lines which are distributing the 50% of total Electric Power generated in the Country. Apart from this the Company also own the significant amount of Telecom Infrastructure of 47,735 km which covers around 105 cities in India.



The PGCIL is a Navratna Company with Gross revenue Rs 26,287 Crore and the profit after tax is Rs 7450 Crore in the financial year of 2016-17.

So joining a Navratna Company with such high-profit margin is always good for the future career, pay and promotions in the organization.

Junior Engineer Salary after 7th CPC

The 7th Pay Commission report is not for the Public Sector Undertaking Employees so PGCIL employees are not eligible for this. They actually get the 3rd Pay Revision Committee benefits which are applicable from 01.01.2017. The 3rd PRC already implemented for the PGCIL executive cadre and yet to be implemented for the non-executive posts.

As per the 2nd PRC the Salary in hand of notified post i.e. Diploma Engineer, Jr. Officer-HR Trainee and Junior Technician is shown here

PGCIL Junior Engineer, Jr Officer & Technician Salary
Salary ComponentJr Engineer / Jr OfficerJr. Technician
During TrainingRs 16,500/- (Fixed)Rs 11,500/- (Fixed)
Pay Scale16,000 – 35,50011,500 – 26,000
Basic Pay16,00011,500
Allowances35,00022,000
HRA (If Applicable)4,800 (Max)3,450 (Max)
Total Gross Salary in Rs55,80036,950



After the implementation of 3rd PRC report for the nonexecutive staff, the pay will further increase to more than 20%.

Check: PGCIL Executive Engineer Salary

Work Profile

Diploma Trainee

Diploma Trainee Comes under the supervisor Grade S-1, they generally work under the executive engineer and follow their instructions on the field. As this is a supervisory cadre hence they have all the responsibility of field work. They monitor, operate and coordinate any work related to the project or maintenance of Transmission line.

Jr HR Officer

The HR Officer Trainee job is an officer or clerical in nature. They work under the Human Resource Officer and assist them by making record, entries, initiating file work etc.

Junior Technician

The Junior Technician works under the Supervisor (Diploma Engineer) and does all field job manually with the help of standard tools. They might have to work in the shift also. They come under the workman Grade of W-3.

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