Norms of funding agency

Wherever the funding agency has specified norms of appointment of project staff, the norms of the funding agency shall apply.

CTDT Norms

In cases where the funding agency has not specified the norms, the project staff shall be paid from the project on consolidated basis under various categories within the salary range specified as follows:

CTDT Salary Norms
S.No Designation Qualification Pay Scale
1 Field Assistant SSLC or equivalent 3,000 - 9,000
2 Technical Assistant HSC or equivalent 4,500 - 10,000
3 Project Assistant B.Sc / BA / BBA / B.com 4,500 - 12,000
4 Projects Technician Diploma or equivalent (> 3 years of education after +2) 8,000 - 15,000
5 Project Associate I B.E. / B.Tech / M.Sc / Junior MBBS / MCA / MBA / M.Com or equivalent (> 4 years of Professional Education after +2) 15,000 - 30,000
6 Project Associate II M.E. / M.Tech / M.Phil / M.Arch / M.Sc / M.D/ MTP or (equivalent experience After the first degree > 6 years of Professional Education after +2) 20,000 - 50,000
7 Project Scientist Ph.D/Equivalent 25,000 - 60,000

The range of salaries have been proposed to accommodate the variation in the prevailing rates in the industry, the qualification and experience of the candidate, the availability of funds in the Project etc. and the Selection Committee should recommend the salary to be fixed for a given candidate.