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IBPS Clerk Job Profile Description, Responsibilities, and Salary

आईबीपीएस क्लर्क जॉब प्रोफाइल – Students who are searching their career in the banking sector after graduation “Clerk” is a most lovable post by them. But before applying for a clerk post, you must know that bank clerk job is good or bad for you means you should be familiar with job profile of ibps clerk and what are the scopes, benefits, and IBPS Clerk salary and allowances, etc.

Here are different types of bank clerk Jobs like Accounts Clerk, Data entry Clerk, Office Clerk, Commercial Clerk, Exchange clerks, Interest clerks, Statement clerks, Loan clerks, Security clerks, etc. you will shift lower to upper-level clerk post according to bank policies.

Now Let’s focus on Job profile of clerk in participating public and private sector banks. And these are some questions from students which they are asking here at IBPS Recruitment guide many times.

IBPS Clerk Job Profile Complete Details

It is compulsory for all candidates that they are aware of the post they applied for. you should check life and responsibilities of a bank clerk that what is your work after selection on a clerical cadre post. It is the first step to check bank clerk job reviews.

What is Clerk in Bank? बैंक में क्लर्क की भूमिका क्या होती है?

Clerk definition – First of all, you should know about “What is a clerk?”. It is also called “Single Window Operator.” According to the Wikipedia, Clerk is a person who performs daily office tasks and accounts related works in the bank like handling cash counter, maintain ledger, keep transaction records up to date, etc.

these are the primary duties for bank clerk job description. Now check what the role of clerk in a bank?

What are Clerk Duties in the bank?

बैंक में क्लर्क की जिम्मेदारी क्या होती है? For customers, Clerk is the first point of contact for inquiries & guidance. Clerk post is an important part of every bank. It handles many valuable works related to the customer’s accounts and solves their complaints and issues this is also an important role of clerk in the bank. Check the other main works covers by this post.

  1. Handling deposit and withdrawal cash is the primary work of the clerk. Along with that clerk also undertakes the receipt of cheques, drafts, dividend warrants, and pay orders.
  2. Payment clearance works like Verify cheques, issue demand drafts, etc.
  3. Maintain a daily record of balance.
  4. Perform various back office works like receipts collection, ledger maintenance, balance tally, data entry, issue ESI stamps, typing other necessary bank information served to the customers, etc.
  5. Issue cheque books after authentication of clients.
  6. In some of the bank clerk also plays a significant role in the marketing of financial products of the Bank such as loans, mutual funds, deposits, schemes, etc. this is the summary of ibps clerk job description.
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IBPS Bank Clerk Salary Structure with allowances

आईबीपीएस बैंक क्लर्क सैलरी एंड भत्ते – After clear doubts on bank clerk job skills, students needs to check what are the pay scale of clerk post and basic salary of ibps clerk with all benefits like DA, HRA, and other allowances. Note – Given below table is approximate starting level salary structure.

IBPS Clerk Salary Structure 2016 – 2017
CriteriaMetro CitiesState CapitalDistrict Level and Rural
Basic Pay7200.007200.007200.00
HRA720 648540
Gross with HRA14842.8014770.8014662.80

After 10th bipartite agreement and wage revision salary will be increased and touch around 21900. Now let’s focus on bank clerk career prospects.

Bank Clerk Career Growth and Promotion

After being selected as a “Clerk officer,” you will get multiple chances to be promoted to the higher level. Your increment depends on upon your performance during the probation period of six months it’s may vary bank to bank. And you will be selected on senior post level after every two years.

You can also apply for private sector banks and other financial institution for a better opportunity. So this is the summary of IBPS Clerk job profile and promotion. Also, check – IBPS Bank PO (Probationary Officer) Job Profile.

How to become a Clerk in bank?

बैंक में क्लर्क कैसे बना जा सकता है? – Now this is also a top most question from student side. Here is a complete guide on Eligibility criteria for clerk in bank. Check some standard requirement of a clerk by the department such as:

  • Educational Qualification – must have completed graduation degree in any discipline.
  • Age limit 20- 28 years
  • Proficiency in the local language
  • Computer certificate (depends on the vacancy). You can also read more depth details about Clerk exam below.

Hope this complete guide on “IBPS Clerk job profile” helps you a lot to understand the concept behind a clerical post. If I miss some points here you can suggest me I love to add it. If you want to share your experiences of Clerk exam and Interview, you can also use our comment section below.

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  1. Yes, Vaishali.

  2. Sir I am tech field student , so which coaching is best for banking in Raipur cg.

    1. BSC Academy – Behind Mata Garage, Above Saathi Point · 093016 76633
      Mahendra Educational Private Limited Address: 2nd Floor, Block-B, Shyam Square infront of LIC Pandri, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492004 Phone:092291 74912

  3. sir issue date of graduation galat bhar diya ho but required date se phle hi ka bhra ho to koi problem to nhi hogi?..actual issue date eligibility criteria k according hi h.

    1. It is OK.

  4. hello sir,
    bank k exam nai sectional cutoff hoti hai na.sir plz tell me ki minimum marks kitne hone chiye.bcoz mai 2 years se apply kar rhi hu .

    1. Sectional Cut off chahiye.

      English – 7
      Reasoning – 7
      Quantitative – 10

  5. sir,what will the salry pakg of ibps clerk during training and after complet training

  6. sir i am ec. engg. but i dont have any computer diploma ,but i have a c language private certificate so i am eigible or not ?

    1. Yes, Amit you are eligible.

  7. Sir mera graduation abhi hua h
    B.com. but mera percentage 47.6 h
    I am elegible ibps clerk
    Sr abhi tk to minimum percentage nhi h but bad main ho sakta h ki nhi

    1. Sanju, You can apply. Computer Education also required.

  8. Sir,i am a graduate career is 70% but my 10th standard is 39% .Am i eligible for ibps clerk ?

    1. Yes, Madhu you are eligible.

  9. Sir, I had completed BE in mechanical engineering in 2015, but i’ve no computer certificates, can i apply for ibps clerk post?

    1. Computer education is compulsory.

  10. hiiii sir MS-CIT certificate enogh for clerk

    1. Yes, Roshan.

  11. and what is the limit of age

    1. 28 Years.

  12. sir i m a diploma holder can i apply this form.

    1. Hi, If you complete any diploma after SSC so that diploma is not equivalent to Graduation because you not complete 10-12-3 yrs of education into that diploma, so it not be consider as a graduation.
      If you complete diploma after HSC, so it can be equivalane to graduation because you may complete 10-12-3yrs of diploma. So it can be consider as a graduation.

  13. I had completed diploma in IT, Am i eligible to apply for IBPs clerk job?

    1. Yes, Veena you can apply.

  14. Any deploma require in computer for this job

    1. Computer Literacy: Operating and working knowledge in computer systems is mandatory i.e. candidates should have Certificate/Diploma/Degree in computer operations/Language/ should have studied Computer / Information Technology as one of the subjects in the High School/College/Institute.

    2. I am suffering to the required to exam if there is find

  15. Sir,how many vaccant seats in bihar?

    1. 770 Seats.

  16. I am student of BBA Final year. So, Am I eligible or not for Ibps exams?

    1. Vishnu, Complete your BBA first.

  17. Iam an Ex-Service Man Degree in Electrical Engineering.Can i Give The IBPS Clerk Exam.I Retired From IAF ON 30 APR 2007.After Completing My 20 years of engagement.

    1. Vishal, What is your age?

  18. Hi, Certificate course in network engineer is good enough for ibps clerk/po or not..? please do reply.. thanks

    1. Yes, Anand.

  19. Sir, i have b.com student.i have no computer certificate so i can apply ibps clerck

    1. No Tapas.

  20. Sir,I completed b com.& I have tally certificate. So Can I apply for exam .?

    1. Yes, You can apply Prasanna.

  21. Hlo sir,I completed B.Com. which exam i can write PO or Clerk?

    1. Vanaja, You can apply for both exams.

  22. What is difference between Clerk and PO ?
    What are their JOb Profile and Salary Structure ?

  23. how much is the salary package for a clerk???

  24. I am married and have all the qualification documents in the surname of prior to marriage except PAN card and rationing card. I am still continuing M.Com (distance) with the same surname before marriage. B.Com (in distance) is completed.

    Am I eligible to apply for clerk exam and with what surname I have to apply?

  25. sir, i am not grajuate.qualification-hs pass.i am apply this job.

    1. No Pradip complete your graduation.

  26. Sir
    My DOB is 10/05/87.can I apply for ibps clerk post.

  27. Sir one more question individual sub passing no will be according to marit list na? And sir I am from Rajasthan and now I am preparing for exam in Maharashtra and I will give exam from Maharashtra so which marit list will be effect me ?

    1. Same for All in Prelims.

  28. Sir is it compulsory pass in individuals subject in PO or Cleark exam?

    1. Yes, Bhomaram.

  29. i completed degree in distance education with 50.93%.can i apply ibps,sbi,rrb po&clerk exam

    1. You can apply for IBPS Exam.


    1. No minimum %.

  31. Hi my DOB 26-12-84 (OBC)can I apply for upcoming exam.

    1. 28 years is the maximum age for general candidates dear Rahul.

  32. Dear sir
    I am Lalit and serving in Army .i will be retire next one year and want to sit in Clerk exam .
    Will u please guide me about next exam dates in 2017 .

    1. Lalit For 2017 IBPS Clerk Exam Dates will remain approximately same as this year. Clerk Online Registration will start from August.

      1. Thanks for your reply
        But sir how many time IBPS held exams in one year for clerks grade .
        And can we ragistred our self one time for same exam
        For example .
        If I registered myself in August 2016 so I don’t need to registered again in 2017 .
        Or it’s required all the time .

        Thanks you sir

      2. You need to register every year again.

  33. Sir I just want to know in RRB is there is two phases of written exam preliminary and mains????

    1. No, DIPANJAN IBPS RRB Has only single exam.

  34. no your age is cross the age limit

  35. Hi
    my DOB is 30/3/1985.can I apply for IBPS clerk post?

    1. No, Supriya you are not eligible.

  36. Dear Sir, In Pre exam cutoff for each state is different or same in IBPS.

    1. Pre-exam cut off will same for all states.

  37. helo sir,

    i just want to know date of online registration..??

    1. IBPS Clerk Online Registration will Start between 10th to 15th August.

  38. sir clerk post apply karne keliye degree % kitna chahiye

    1. No minimum %

  39. I have no basic idea about IBPS Exams and it’s preparations. I just gone through your updates recently and found very very satisfactory. Kindly help me by giving inputs to me. Thanks.

    1. Dear Feroz, You can Check this Ultimate IBPS Exam Preparation Guide for Success in First Attempt. here you find Complete Details.

  40. Hi Team,

    Just wanted to know Is there any % criteria for clerk? If yes, So how much it should for 10th, 12th and graduation.

    1. No minimum % criteria.

  41. Sir,

    I am army serving person & likely to be retire in next year. my DOB is 17 Nov 1978. Can i able to apply any IBPS posts.

    1. Sir, You will go with IBPS RRB Exam wait for it’s Latest Notification.

  42. sir ibps clerk notification kab tak aayega .

    1. हेल्लो वरुण, क्लर्क का नोटिफिकेशन अगस्त तक आ जाएगा.

  43. Hi,

    I am a Post graduate in M.sc(Electronics) 2013 passed out, am i eligible to apply for PO and CLERK examinations in AndhraPradesh region. Please advise

    Thank You

    1. Yes, Durga you can apply.

  44. Hello sir/mam I complete B.B.A(Bachlor Business Administration) but result not clear so can I apply for clerk?

    1. Dear Devanshi, Wait for the result because exact pass % will require for IBPS Online registration. Hope you will get your result before the last date.

  45. i want know about bank jobs

    1. Hello Devendra IBPS PO and IBPS Clerk exam form will start from this month. Stay with us we will update you via facebook page here OR Subscribe us with emails from Site sidebar.

  46. Sir clerk k exam mein bhi pre aur mains hoge ya bus ek hi paper Dena hoga??

    1. Hello Aman, IBPS Clerk has both exams Pre and mains. Check Complete IBPS Clerk exam pattern here.

  47. thankyou for the information , it is very helpful

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