SBI Circle Based Officer Salary 2021: The State Bank of India will be recruiting a total of 3850 Candidates for the post of Circle Based Officer (CBO). As being an SBI Circle Based Officer (CBO) receives an attractive salary package, therefore, the no. of applications received will be huge. Here we are discussing the salary of a Circle Based Officer. Let us have a look at the Circle Based Officer SBI In Hand Salary 2021, Perks and Allowances, Career Growth.

SBI Circle Officer Salary Structure

The candidates who will be applying for the SBI Circle Based Officers 2021, will be placed in the Junior Management Grade Scale 1or JMGS-I. The JMGS 1 term is generally used to refer to the officers who have just entered the Officer Cadre after promotion from the Clerical Cadre.

The SBI CBO Pay Scale will be Rs. 23700-980/7-30560-1145/2-32850-1310/7-42020.

This means the CBO will get a basic pay of Rs 23700 with an increment of Rs 980 for the next 7 years, followed by a basic of Rs 30560 with an annual increment of Rs 1145 for the next two years and so on. The maximum basic salary will be Rs 42020.

SBI CBO In Hand Salary

The candidates who will be appointed as SBI Circle Based Officer (CBO) will be paid or the Basic Pay will be Rs. 23,700/- plus one increment at the starting of the job. The candidates will be given one increment for each completed year of service rendered in the officer cadre in the Scheduled Commercial Bank and Regional Rural Bank, as of 01.08.2020.

The Gross compensation received lies between 8.20 Lakhs (minimum) to Rs. 13.08 lakhs (maximum) per annum. The amount varies with the location of the job posting.

SBI CBO Perks and Allowances

Here we are describing the perks and allowances that an SBI Circle Based Officer (CBO) is entitled to.

SBI CBO Allowances

After being appointed as an SBI Circle Based Officers, the candidates will receive the following allowances apart from the regular monthly salary.

Allowance Amount
Dearness Allowance 46.9% of the Basic Pay
City Compensatory Allowance 3% – 4% depending on location
House Rent Allowance 7% – 9% depending on the Place of Posting
Medical Insurance 100% covered for employee | 75% covered for dependent family
Travelling Allowance AC 2-tier fare is reimbursed to the employee for official travels
Petrol Allowance INR 1,100 – 1,250
Newspaper Allowance,
Entertainment Allowance,
Books Allowance, etc.
Varies based on Cadre

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An SBI Circle Based Officer will also be entitled to the following perks as per rules in force from time to time.

1.Contribution Pension Scheme/New Pension Scheme.

2.Medical Aid for self (100%) and for family (75%).


4.Home Travel Concession/ Leave Fare Concession.

5.Concessional interest rates for Housing/Car/Personal Loans.

SBI CBO Salary: Promotion, Career Growth

  1. On joining, the selected candidates will be designated as “Circle Based Officers” (CBOs) and will be on probation for a period of 6 months.
  2. The CBOs will be subjected to continuous assessment during the probation period for judging their suitability for confirmation.
  3. The candidates who qualify in their assessment as per standards determined by the Bank from time to time will be confirmed in the service of the Bank in Junior Management Grade Scale-I (JMGS-I).
  4. If any candidate fails to achieve minimum standards stipulated, his/ her services may be terminated as per the policy of the Bank in force at the material time.
  5. The selected officers will be in the general cadre and will be governed by the promotion policy applicable for Bank’s general cadre officers.
  6. The selected candidates will not be entitled to inner-circle transfer up to his/ her promotion to SMGS-IV Grade OR 12 years of service, whichever is later.

SBI PO 2020 Exam

SBI PO 2020: The State Bank of India Probationary Officer (SBI PO) recruitment is conducted each year to recruit eligible and dynamic candidates for the post of PO. SBI PO notification is one of the most awaited notification each year by the candidates who wish to make their career in the banking sector. With a large number of candidates applying for this exam, it is likely that there is a cut-throat competition for being appointed as an SBI PO. This is a job that sets an example of leading an amazing lifestyle with a great salary package and job security.

Update: The SBI has released the admit card for the preliminary exam of SBI PO 2020 on 22nd December 2020. Candidates has revised the exam dates also, the exam is now going to end on 06th January 2021.

SBI PO Admit Card 2020

SBI PO 2020 Exam

SBI PO 2020 Notification has been released on the official site of State Bank of India which is, Every year lakhs of candidates apply for the post of SBI PO as it is one of the premium bank jobs in the country. The SBI PO Recruitment comprises of the following three stages.

sbi po

Category wise merit list will be drawn on the basis of the aggregate marks scored in each stage of the SBI PO Exam. A candidate has to clear the cut-off set by the Bank Officials for the final recruitment as SBI PO 2020.

SBI PO 2020 Official Notification PDF

SBI PO 2020: Table of Contents

  1. SBI PO 2020 Exam Date
  2. SBI PO Vacancy
  3. SBI PO Eligibility Criteria
  4. SBI PO Selection Process
  5. SBI PO Exam Pattern
  6. SBI PO Syllabus
  7. SBI PO Salary
  8. How To Apply For SBI PO 2020?
  9. Application Fee
  10. Application Link For SBI PO 2020
  11. SBI PO 2020 Admit Card
  12. SBI PO Exam Centre
  13. SBI PO Result and Cut-off
  14. SBI PO FAQ’s

SBI PO 2020: Exam Date

The table below informs the important dates- exam dates, notification dates, application form date for SBI PO 2020. It will be updated shortly.

SBI PO notification 2020-21 Activity Dates
SBI PO 2020 Notification Release Date 13th November 2020
SBI PO Apply Online Start Dates 14th November 2020
SBI PO Apply Online Last Date 04th December 2020
SBI PO Prelims Exam Date 4th, 5th & 6th January 2021
Result of Online exam – Preliminary 3rd week of January 2021
SBI PO Mains Exam Date 29th January 2021
Result of Online Examination – Main 3rd/ 4th week of February 2021
Download Call Letter for Personal Interview 3rd/ 4th week of February 2021 onwards
Conduct of Group Exercises & Interview February/ March 2021
Declaration of Final Result Last week of March 2021

SBI PO Prelims Admit Card Released

The State Bank of India has released the admit card for the PO 2020 exam. The exam for the SBI PO is going to take place from 04th to 06th January 2021. Candidates who submit their application successfully can download the SBI PO Prelims, Admit Card.

SBI PO 2020: Exam Highlights

Exam name SBI PO
Exam Conducting Body State Bank of India
Post Probationary Officer (PO)
Exam level National
Exam category Bank Jobs
Frequency of exam Once a year
Selection Process
  1. Preliminary exam
  2. Mains exam and
  3. Group Exercise & Interview
Exam mode Online
Exam duration
  1. Preliminary exam: 1 hour
  2. Mains: 3 hours
Exam pattern
  1. Prelims: 100 questions
  2. Mains: 155 + 50
Language  of Exam English and Hindi
Notification Date 13th November 2020
Exam helpdesk 022-22820427
Official website

SBI PO 2020 Vacancy

The details for SBI PO Vacancy 2020 are:

Category SC ST OBC EWS GEN Total
Vacancy 300 150 540 200 810 2000

The table given below will show you the trends in changes in SBI PO Vacancy.

Year SBI PO Vacancy
2020 2000
2019 2000
2018 2313
2017 2200
2016 2000

SBI PO 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Any candidate applying for SBI PO must fulfill the eligibility criteria which includes fulfillment of the following:

  • Nationality

  • Age Limit
  • Educational Qualification

SBI PO 2020: Age Limit

The minimum age limit for a candidate to apply for the SBI examination is 21 years old but not more than 30 years old at the time of registration. Besides this, there is age relaxation relevant to category wise candidates as per the government norms.

Category Age Relaxation
Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST) 5 years
Other Backward Classes (OBC Non-Creamy Layer) 3 years
Persons with Disabilities (PWD) 10 years
Ex-Servicemen (Army personnel) 5 years
Persons with Domicile of Jammu &Kashmir during 1-1-1980 to 31-12-1989 5 years


SBI PO 2020: Nationality

  1. The candidates must hold Indian Citizenship
  2. A Subject of  Nepal or  Bhutan
  3. A Tibetan Refugee who came to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanent settlement
  4. A Person of Indian Origin (PIO) who has migrated from Burma, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Vietnam or East African countries of Zaire, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Ethiopia, Malawi, with the intention of permanent settlement in India

Note: Candidates belonging to the category 2, 3, 4 must have a certificate of eligibility issued by the Govt of India in their favor.

SBI PO 2020: Educational Qualification

  1. A candidate must be a graduate in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.
  2. Final Year/Semester candidates can also apply only if they produce proof of their graduation on the date of the interview.

SBI PO 2020: Number of Attempts

For each category, the number of attempts allowed in the SBI PO Exam is:

General 4
General (PwD) 7
OBC (PwD) 7
SC/ST (PwD) No Restriction

How to Apply Online for SBI PO 2020?

It is advised that the candidates keep a valid and active email id and contact no. throughout the SBI PO Recruitment Process to receive all the updates related to it. The Steps to apply online for the SBI PO will comprise of two stages: || Registration | Login | The steps to apply online is given below.


  1.  Click on the official link, provided below.
  2. Click on the Apply link given on the page. A registration link will open up in the new window.
  3. Click on New Registration in the application window.
  4. Provide personal credentials like name, parents’ name, date of birth, email id, mobile number, etc.
  5. Click on the submit button to the completed online registration form of SBI PO.
  6. After the Registration, a Registration ID and a password will be sent to your mobile no. and email id.


  1. Login with the provided Registration ID, date of birth, and password to complete registration for SBI PO 2020.
  2. Upload your photograph and signature following the requisites mentioned below.
  3. Upload scanned image of passport size photo (size-20 to 50 Kb) and signature (10 to 20 Kb) in JPEG format.
    Size of Photograph: 200 x 230 pixels
    Size of Signature: 140 x 60 pixels.
  4. After uploading the photograph and signature the candidates will be required to verify the details. Preview and verify the application form carefully.
  5. Lastly, pay the required application fee online.

Application Fee For SBI PO 2020

Sr. No. Category Application Fee
2 General and Others Rs. 750/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)

Candidates can download and get print copies of the submitted application form for future reference.

SBI PO 2020: Apply Online Link

SBI PO Application Form date was available along with the notification. The apply online link, instructions for an Online Application as well as the requirements of the form was available.

SBI PO 2020: Selection Process

The SBI PO Selection Procedure involves three phases: || Prelims | Main | Interview ||
Each round holds equal importance and hence qualification in each round is important to enter into the next subsequent round until final selection.

Stage 1: SBI PO Prelims 

  1. The SBI PO Prelims Exam is the first basic round for the candidates to test their general aptitude.
  2. SBI PO Prelims Exam is an online objective test of 1 hour.
  3. The Exam consists of 3 sections- English Language, Reasoning Ability, and Quantitative Aptitude.
  4. There will be no sectional cut-off in the SBI PO Prelims Exam.
  5. However, there will be an overall cut offset by the bank as per the category of the candidates.
  6. Candidates numbering 10 times the number of vacancies (approx.) in each category will be shortlisted for Main Examination from the top of the above merit list.

Stage 2: SBI PO Mains

  1. The candidates who clear the SBI PO Pre will be eligible to appear for the SBI PO Mains Exam.
  2. The SBI PO Mains Exam comprises of Objective Test and Descriptive Test.
  3. The SBI PO Mains Exam is of 4 sections (English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning & Computers, and General/Economy/Banking Awareness) which will be objective in nature.
  4. The descriptive test is of 50 marks and is conducted immediately after the objective test.
  5. Category wise merit list will be drawn on the basis of the aggregate marks scored in the Main Examination.
  6. There will be no sectional cut-off.
  7. Candidates numbering up to 3 times (approx.) of the category wise vacancies will be shortlisted for the Group Exercise & Interview from the top of the category wise merit list subject to a candidate scoring the minimum aggregate qualifying score

Stage 3: SBI PO Group Exercises & Interview

This is the last stage of the selection process. The candidates who have qualified for the SBI Mains Exam will be called to appear for the Interview and Group Exercise. This round holds the utmost importance in deciding the fate of the candidate with respect to the final selection.

The marks obtained in the SBI Mains and Interview are used for the final selection of the candidate as an SBI PO.

SBI PO Exam Pattern

SBI PO Exam Pattern will be covering two phases for online exams, Prelims & Mains. This will be followed by an interview.

SBI PO Exam Pattern For Prelims

  1. This is the first round of the SBI PO Exam.
  2. This will have 3 sections where each section will have to be completed in 20 Minutes.
  3. The total marks of the SBI PO Prelims Exam are 100 Marks while the duration of the exam is 1 Hour.
  4. One (1) mark is awarded for every correct answer.
  5. There will be a penalty of 0.25 Marks for every incorrect answer marked by the candidate.
  6. All the questions will be set bilingually i.e. in English and Hindi, except the English Language.
S.No. Name of Tests
No. of
1 English Language 30 30 20 Minutes
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 20 Minutes
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 Minutes
Total 100 100 1 Hour

SBI PO Exam Pattern For Mains

This is the 2nd Stage of the SBI PO Exam. The candidates who will qualify for the Prelims of the SBI PO Exam will be eligible to appear for the SBI PO Mains Exam 2020.

  1. There will be four sections for the SBI PO Mains Exam and an additional section of the English Language which will be taken separately on the same date of the exam.
  2. The SBI PO Mains Exam will have a total of 155 MCQ’s of a total duration of 3 Hours.
  3. There will be separate timing for each section as it was in the SBI PO Mains Exam.
  4. There will be a penalty of 0.25 Marks for an incorrect answer.

Introduction of Descriptive Test

The Descriptive Test of 30 minutes duration with two questions for 50 marks will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay). The English Language Paper is to assess the candidates’ writing skills and it is compulsory to pass in this paper by securing a minimum Cut Off by the commission.

SBI PO Exam Pattern: Mains

S.No. Section No. of Questions Maximum Marks Time allotted
for each

1 Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 minutes
2 General Economy/ Banking Awareness 40 40 35 minutes
3 English Language 35 40 40 minutes
4 Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60 45 minutes
Total 155 200 3 hours
5. English Language
(Letter Writing & Essay)
02 50 30 minutes

SBI PO Interview

Candidates qualifying in the objective and descriptive test will be called for a group exercise & interview.

  1. The SBI PO Group Exercises will be of 20 marks while the Interview will be of 30 marks. Thus, making it a total of 50 Marks.
  2. Qualification/ qualifying marks in the group exercise and interview is decided by the Bank. Aggregate marks will decide the qualification after which they will be arranged in descending order in each category.
  3. Only the marks obtained in Main Examination (Phase-II), both in the Objective Test and the Descriptive Test, will be added to the marks obtained in GE & Interview (Phase-III) for preparing the final merit list.
  4. The candidates will have to qualify both in Phase-II and Phase-III separately.

SBI PO Final Scores

The preliminary exam of SBI PO or the Tier 1 is only considered for the selection or qualification into the mains(tier 2) exam.

  1. Candidates have to qualify for both Prelims & Mains round. Phase 2 and the Interview round will be deciding the final selection.
  2. Only the marks obtained in Main Examination (Phase-II), both in the Objective Test and the Descriptive Test, will be added to the marks obtained in GE & Interview (Phase-III) for preparing the final merit list.
  3. The candidates will have to qualify both in Phase-II and Phase-III separately.
  4. Marks secured by the candidates in the Main Examination (out of 250) are converted to out of 75 marks and Group Exercises & Interview scores of the candidate (out of 50 marks) are converted to out of 25 marks.
  5. The final merit list is arrived at after aggregating (out of 100) converted marks of Main Examination and Group Exercises &

SBI PO Syllabus

Here the syllabus for the SBI Prelims and SBI Mains is given below. Every stage of the exam is a very important stage in the selection process. So without knowing the SBI PO syllabus and exam pattern, you cannot make your study plan in a proper manner. Given below is the syllabus for all the stages of the SBI PO Exam 2020.

SBI PO Prelims Syllabus

The SBI PO Prelims Syllabus will comprise of three sections:

  • Logical Reasoning
  • English Language
  • Quantitative Aptitude

The syllabus for each of the sections is presented below.

  1. Logical Reasoning
Subject Topic
Logical Reasoning
  1. Alphanumeric Series
  2. Ranking/Direction/
  3. Alphabet Test
  4. Data Sufficiency
  5. Coded Inequalities
  6. Seating Arrangement
  7. Puzzle
  8. Tabulation
  9. Syllogism
  10. Blood Relations
  11. Input-Output
  12. Coding-Decoding

2. Quantitative Aptitude

Subject Topic
Quantitative Aptitude
  1. Simplification
  2. Profit & Loss
  3. Mixtures & Alligations
  4. Simple Interest & Compound
  5. Interest & Surds & Indices
  6. Work & Time
  7. Time & Distance
  8. Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere
  9. Data Interpretation
  10. Ratio & Proportion, Percentage
  11. Number Systems
  12. Sequence & Series
  13. Permutation, Combination &
  14. Probability

3. English Language

Subject Topic
English Language
  1. Reading and Comprehension
  2. Synonyms and Antonyms
  3. Idioms and Phrases
  4. Vocabulary Test
  5. Phrasal Verbs
  6. Fill in the qualifying words
  7. Cloze Test
  8. Para jumbles
  9. Error Spotting
  10. Fill in the blanks
  11. Miscellaneous

SBI PO Mains Syllabus

The SBI PO Mains will have five sections.

  1. Reasoning and Computer Aptitude
  2. Data Analysis & Interpretation
  3. Data Analysis & Interpretation
  4.  English language
Reasoning Data Analysis & interpretation English General Economy/ Banking Awareness Computer Awareness
Verbal Reasoning Tabular Graph Reading Comprehension Financial Awareness Internet
Syllogism Line Graph Grammar Static Awareness Memory
Circular Seating Arrangement Pie Chart Vocabulary General Knowledge Keyboard Shortcuts
Linear Seating Arrangement Bar Graph Verbal Ability Current Affairs Computer Abbreviation
Double Lineup Radar Graph Caselet Word Association Banking and Financial Awareness Microsoft Office
Scheduling Missing DI Sentence Improvement Computer Hardware
Input-Output Caselet DI Para Jumbles Computer Software
Blood Relations Data Sufficiency Cloze Test Operating System
Directions and Distances Probability Error Spotting Networking
Ordering and Ranking Permutation and Combination Fill in the blanks Computer Fundamentals/ Technologies
Data Sufficiency
Coding & Decoding
Code Inequalities
Course of Action
Critical Reasoning
Analytical and Decision making

Check Latest Syllabus & Exam Pattern for SBI PO 2020 Exam 

SBI PO Salary

SBI PO offers a great salary and profile to the candidates in public sector banks. Now, Probationary officer is a job that has an entry pay, which is higher than almost all jobs at any other govt bank job. The basic pay of SBI PO is Rs 27, 620. The increments will be as follows:
23700-980/7- 30560-1145/2-32850-1310/7-42020)

Apart from the great salary package, the candidates will also be entitled to a no. of perks and allowances. The allowances received by an SBI PO is as follows:

The allowances include:

    • Dearness Allowance (DA)
    • CCA
    • HRA
    • Furniture Allowance
    • Medical Insurance
    • Travelling Allowance

Read Detailed SBI PO Salary 2020 

SBI PO 2020 Admit Card

The candidates who submit their application forms online successfully have received the SBI PO, Admit Card. They are eligible to appear for the online exam. Separate admit cards will be released for the SBI PO Prelims, Mains, and Interview as per the qualifying nature of the candidates in the SBI PO 2020.

Please note that the admit card is a document that holds a lot of importance for the candidate. It is the official permit to appear for the exam.

Download SBI PO 2020 Admit Card

Instructions to Download Admit Card

Step 1 – Click on the link provided below to download the Admit card.
Step 2 – Enter your “Registration ID” and “Date of Birth/Password”.
Step 3 – Enter the Captcha.
Step 4 – Click the Login button.
Step 5 – The call letter will appear on the screen
Step 6 –  Click the print/ download button to save the SBI PO 2020 Admit Card

SBI PO 2020 Exam Centre

  1. The candidates will have to enter the exam center of their choice.
  2.  The committee asks the candidate to select the center for both preliminary as well as for the mains exam.
  3. The applicants belonging to the SC/ST/Religious Minority Community candidates are called for a pre-exam training which is free of cost.
  4. The pre-exam training is conducted five days before the exam.

SBI PO 2020 Pre Exam Training Centre

The applicants belonging to the SC/ST/Religious Minority Community candidates will be called for a pre-exam training which is free of cost. The list of Pre Exam Training Centres is given below. Candidates belonging to the above categories can avail of the training at their own cost by indicating the same against the relevant column while applying on-line.

North India South India East India West India
Agra Bengaluru Agartala Ahmedabad
Allahabad Chennai Balasore Aurangabad
Amritsar Coimbatore Behrampur (Ganjam) Bhopal
Bareilly Gulbarga Bhubaneshwar Indore
Chandigarh Hyderabad Dhanbad Jabalpur
Dehradun Kavaratti Guwahati Jaipur
Gorakhpur Kochi Hubli Jodhpur
Jammu Madurai Kolkata Mumbai
Kanpur Mangalore Muzaffarpur Nagpur
Karnal Mysore Patna Panaji (Goa)
Lucknow Port Blair Ranchi Pune
Ludhiana Puducherry Sambalpur Raipur
New Delhi Thiruchirapalli Shillong Rajkot
Patiala Thiruvananthapuram Siliguri Vadodara
Rohtak Vijaywada Tirupati
Shimla Vishakhapatnam

SBI PO 2020 Result

The Result for each phase of the exam is released separately. Candidates can consult the website to know all updates on the result. The result includes a list of selected candidates.

Check given instructions to check SBI PO Result:

  1.  Click on the link provided below to check Result
  2.  Enter your roll number and DOB or enter your registration number and DOB
  3. Your result will appear on the screen.

Check SBI Result

SBI PO Cut-off

The cutoff is an important criterion for the candidates to know their selection in the exam. It is a deciding factor to tell the candidates about their qualification status. After appearing for an exam, candidates note the maximum marks they need to qualify and as per the competition & number of candidates appearing in the exam, a range of marks is used that has to be attained by the candidates in order to decide their final qualification.

Candidates can go through SBI PO 2019 Cut off to get an idea.

SBI PO 2019 Cut-Off For Prelims

Category Prelims Cut-off (Out of 100 marks)
General 71
EWS and OBC 68.25
Scheduled Caste (SC) 61.75
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 54.75
LD 59.50
VI 64.75
HI 16.25
D&E 0.25

SBI PO 2019 Mains Cutoff

Category Main Exam Cutoff (Out of 250 marks)
General 104.42
Economically Weaker Section (EWS) 100.89
Other Backward Caste (OBC) 94.28
Scheduled Caste (SC) 82.50
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 77.63
LD 86.51
VI 101.75
HI 75.36
D&E 75.14

SBI PO 2019 Final Cut-Off

Category Final Cutoff (Normalised to 100 marks)
General 54.11
Economically Weaker Section (EWS) 50.13
Other Backward Caste (OBC) 48.78
Scheduled Caste (SC) 45.74
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 43.90
LD 47.11
VI 52.58
HI 35.29
D&E 33.37

SBI PO 2020 Notification: FAQ’s

Q 1. How many times the SBI PO exam is conducted in a year?
Ans. SBI PO exam takes place once a year.

Q 2. What is the salary of the SBI PO?
Ans. Basic Pay Salary- Rs 27620/- (4 Increments)

Q 3. What is the eligibility for SBI PO?
Ans. Applicants of SBI PO should be not more than 30 years.

Q 4. Can final year students apply for SBI PO 2020?
Ans. Yes, candidates in the final year can apply. They must submit proof of the date of passing out at the time of the Interview if called.

Q 5. When Will SBI PO Online Application begin.?
Ans. The tentative date of the SBI PO Online Application is in September 2020.

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SBI Clerk Mains Cut Off 2020: The SBI has released the cut-off of the SBI Clerk Mains exam with the scorecard of the exam on 24th December 2020. The SBI Clerk 2020 Mains exam was conducted on 31st October & 07th November 2020. Candidates were eagerly waiting for the SBI Clerk Result anxiously, which was released on 24th December 2020. Now the Mains Cut-off marks have been released by the authority officially. Cut-off refers to the minimum marks that an applicant needs to score to be eligible to move to the next stage of the recruitment process. Being one of the highly sought banking exams, where candidates apply in lakhs of numbers, the SBI raises the cut-off each year.

Candidates must score those minimum marks to qualify for the subsequent round. The state-wise cut-off varies from one state to another.

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SBI Clerk Mains Cut Off 2020

The SBI Clerk Mains Cut off has been declared along with the SBI Clerk Mains Result. We provide you with the category-wise and state-wise cut-off for SBI Clerk Mains Exam as released on the official website.

SBI Clerk Mains Cut-Off 2020 (Category-wise and State-wise)
Uttar Pradesh 90.25 78 64.25 60 82.25
West Bengal 86.75 69.25 65.5 60 70.75
Gujarat 82.75 73 66 60 74.5
Delhi 98.75 83 73.5 62.25 87.5
Chandigarh 96.75 81.75 77.25 94.75
Punjab 96.25 78.75 69.25 88
Maharashtra 84 77.5 75.5 60 76.5
Telangana 86.75 81.75 69.25 60.75 81.5
Himachal Pradesh 87.25 72
Andhra Pradesh 88.75 83.75
Uttarakhand 91
Rajasthan 90.25 82.75 66.5 60 80.75
Tamil Nadu 92.75 89.75 74.75 60.75 72.25
Karnataka 89.05 75.25 64.25 60 74.25
Madhya Pradesh 89.25 81.5
Odisha 87.75 83.25 79.25
SBI Clerk 2020 Mains State-Wise Cut-Off
State SBI Clerk Cut-off
(For General)
Uttarakhand 69.75
Gujarat 56.75
Madhya Pradesh 68.75
Jharkhand 68.25
Uttar Pradesh 71.00
Punjab 77.50
Tami Nadu 62
Rajasthan 68.75
Delhi 76.25
Chandigarh 76
Andhra Pradesh 68
West Bengal 67.5
Odisha 68.25
Karnataka 58.75
Himachal Pradesh 66
Kerala 69.75
Haryana 72.75
Telangana 66
Maharashtra 59.75
Bihar 68.75
Chhattisgarh 68.75

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Factors That Determine SBI Clerk Cut Off

The cut off is declared by the State Bank of India. SBI Clerk Cut-Off will be released in sequence, i.e. Cut-Off for Preliminary Exam will be released first followed by Cut-Off for mains Exam. However, it is known that cut off any bank exam is decided considering the following factors:

  1.  Number of candidates appearing for the exam
  2.  The difficulty level of questions asked in all shifts of the exam
  3. Average no. of attempts done by aspirants
  4. Number of vacancies in each state

SBI Clerk Previous Year Cut Off

As per the trends of the previous years, it has been observed that the cut off for the current period of the exam changes slightly.  So, for your reference, we have provided you with the cut for the previous years.

SBI Clerk Prelims Cut Off 2019

As per the trends of the previous years, it has been observed that the cut off for the current period of the exam changes slightly.  So, for your reference, we have provided you with the cut for the previous years.

SBI Clerk Prelims Cut Off 2019: State-Wise

State SBI Clerk Cut-off
(For General)
Uttarakhand 75.25
Gujarat 65.50
Madhya Pradesh 73.50
Jharkhand 75.00
Uttar Pradesh 72.25
Punjab 76.25
Tami Nadu 61.25
Tripura 70.25
Rajasthan 71.00
Delhi 71.25
Chandigarh 77.25
Andhra Pradesh 74.75
West Bengal 73.25
Odisha 73.50
Karnataka 48.50
Himachal Pradesh 71.75
Jammu and Kashmir 81.75
Kerala 70.25
Assam 57.00
Telangana 68.50
Maharashtra 62.25
Bihar 76.25

SBI Clerk Prelims Cut-Off 2018

State Name Cut Off
Uttar Pradesh 69.25
Chhattisgarh 67.25
Bihar 66.50
Assam 51.25
Maharashtra 57.00
Madhya Pradesh 66.25
Karnataka 63.00
Kerala 69.00
Odisha 62.75
Delhi 71.75
West Bengal 66.50
Rajasthan 69.00
Telangana 68.00
Punjab 71.50
Haryana 70.50
Gujarat 57.50

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SBI Clerk Mains Cut Off

Candidates who clear the SBI Clerk Prelims Exam will be shortlisted to appear for the Mains Exam. The Cut off as well as the SBI Clerk Mains Exam Syllabus is different. The SBI Clerk Mains Exam has four sections: General/ Financial Awareness, Reasoning Ability & Computer Awareness. Moreover, the Mains Exam is of 200 Marks.

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SBI Clerk Mains Cut Off 2019

States SBI Clerk Mains Cut-off
Punjab 102.75
Andhra Pradesh 99.75
Bihar 98.00
Karnataka 85.75
Jharkhand 97.50
Haryana 103.25
Uttar Pradesh 97.50
Delhi 99.75
Madhya Pradesh 94.75
Rajasthan 97.00
Uttarakhand 96.50
West Bengal 97.25
Himachal Pradesh 101.25
Odisha 94.75
Chattisgarh 87.75
Maharashtra 89.75
Gujarat 91.25
Kerala 96.25
Tamil Nadu 98.00
Assam 85.00

Category-Wise SBI Clerk Mains Cut-Off (Delhi)

Category-wise SBI Clerk Mains cut off for Delhi Region has been tabulated.

Category Marks Obtained
SC 75.0
ST 64.25
OBC 84.25
GEN 99.75
EWS 85.75
LD (OH) 75.0
VI 96.75
HI 61.75
D&E 88.75
XS 65.5
DXS 61.5

SBI Clerk Mains Cut Off 2018

State Name Cut-off
(Out Of 200 For General)
Bihar 96.00
Chhattisgarh 91.50
Delhi 104.80
Gujarat 85.00
Haryana 99.00
Himachal Pradesh 98.25
Jharkhand 86.00
Karnataka 83.90
Madhya Pradesh 92.60
Maharashtra 85.65
Odisha 88.80
Punjab 100.65
Rajasthan 96.75
Tamil Nadu 93.75
Uttar Pradesh 96.00
West Bengal 95.30


SBI Clerk Mains Cut Off 2018

Sectional Cut Off is available for SBI Clerk 2018 followed by category wise cut off in the given table

Serial No. Subject Total Marks Marks Secured By You
1. General/Financial Awareness 50 22.5
2. General English 40 21.75
3. Quantitative Aptitude 50 30.25
4. Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 60 19.5
5. Total Marks 200 93.75

Category-Wise Cut-Off For SBI Clerk Mains Exam 2018

Category Marks Obtained
SC 67.25
ST 60.4
OBC 82.5
GEN 96
LD (OH) 75.2
VI 90.85
HI 63.3
XS 63.05
DXS 66.2

SBI Clerk 2016 Prelims Cut-Off

SBI Clerk 2016 Cut off (Category Wise)

Subjects Total Marks General OBC/ST/SC/OH/VI/HI/DXS
Reasoning Ability 35 7.75 3.25
Numerical Ability 35 5.5 2
English Language 30 6.75 3.25

SBI Clerk 2016 Cut off (State Wise)

Candidate’s Category & Total Marks obtained in SBI Clerk 2016 exam out of 100
Madhya Pradesh 54.75 54.75 36.5 9 36 12.75 14.25 11.75 19
Rajasthan 64.5 64.5 53.5 25.5 41.25 15.75 20.5 10.5 14.25
Uttar Pradesh 59 56.25 42.75 31.5 47.25 10.75 11.75 9.5 11.75
Himachal Pradesh 57.5 57 42.75 48.25 22.75 17.25 22.25 9.25 36.25
West Bengal 51.25 35.25 32 20.75 11 14.25 11.25 11.5 18.5
Maharashtra 51.5 51.5 51.5 24.5 39.5 55.75 14 11.25 23.75
Delhi /Haryana 66.25 50.75 56 10
Bihar 51.5 51.5 33.5 57.25 37 14.25 12 10.75 25.5
Punjab 67.5 56.5 45 45
Chhattisgarh 22.5 22.5 9.5 9.25 13 15 2.5 1.25 28.5
Gujarat 42 42 42 28
Uttarakhand 59.25 48.25 37.5 45.25 36.25 25.25 13.5 10.75 33.75
Tamil Nadu 21.25 21.25 21.25 21 11.75 15 9.5 9.75 15.25
NAGALAND 21.75 21.75 21.75 21.75 N/A 24.5 25 26.5 19.5
Andhra Pradesh 39.25 39.25 39.25 10 45.25 34 12.25 9 27.5
Jharkhand 38.5 38.5 31.5 29.25 11.25 11.75 10.5 11.25 31.75

SBI Clerk 2016 Mains Cut-off

SBI Clerk 2016 Cut off (Category Wise)

General / Financial Awareness 50 13.5 9.5 3.25
General English 40 14.25 10.25 4.5
Quantitative Aptitude 50 14.5 11.25 6.5
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 60 24 19 11.25

SBI Clerk 2016 Mains Cut-off (State-wise)

States State-wise Cut off (Out of 200)
Madhya Pradesh 100.75 76.25 122.75 130.25 60.00 100.75 96.50 63.00
Uttar Pradesh 103.00 81.50 120.50 132.25 86.25 107.50 111.25 69.00 61.25
West Bengal 105.50 86.75 110.75 131.00 86.75 87.75 65.75 73.75 65.75
Bihar 98.25 80.50 123.00 130.25 76.50 103.75 101.00 60.50 62.50
Uttarakhand 102.25 105.50 116.75 133.50 69.75 106.00 107.25 66.50 86.00
Haryana 106.25 119.50 137.00
Gujarat 112.00 122.50
Telangana 123.25
Punjab 138.50
Maharashtra 123.50
Andhra Pradesh 128.50
Jharkhand 127.00
Himachal Pradesh 133.50
Nagaland 115.75
Karnataka 117.00
Kerala 135.75
Rajasthan 136.00
Tamil Nadu 132.00
Assam 124.50
Chandigarh 121.75

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