SBI Clerk 2022

SBI Clerk 2022 Notification: SBI Clerk or SBI Junior associate exam is a banking exam conducted by SBI every year to select applicants for the position of Junior Associate. This year, they released 5408 vacancies for SBI Clerk 2022 as per the notification and the SBI started accepting the application online.

SBI Clerk is one of the most lucrative options for banking students today and lakhs of students apply for it. The qualified and selected candidates are employed as cashiers and consumer support staff in various branches. The exam comprises prelims and mains level and the selection is done state-wise. The tentative dates for the prelims exam are the 12th, 19th, and 20th of November 2022 but the exact date will be released shortly. 

This year, 18.5 lakh candidates will appear for the exam as per the estimates and this number keeps increasing year by year. So it is very important to know everything about the exam like Exam dates, Online forms, Exam pattern & syllabus, Salary, and many more. Here, in this article, you will find all the relevant details regarding SBI Clerk 2022 Exam

SBI Clerk 2022 Official Notification

The SBI Clerk 2022 Notification for Junior Associates has been released by SBI on their official website i.e. You can directly get the pdf for every important information. 

SBI Clerk 2022 Overview

The exam will be conducted in two levels. The first one is Preliminary and another one is Mains. One must clear both the examination for the post of SBI Clerk. For additional details check out the table below:

              The Organization            State Bank of India(SBI)
                  Post Name              Clerk (Junior Associates)
                    Vacancy                            5486
                  Exam Mode                          Online
                      Salary                Rs 26,000 – to Rs 29,000
                Official website            
                  Job Location                        Across India
                    Category                          Bank Jobs

SBI Clerk 2022 Exam Date

The official dates SBI Clerk 2022 Exam Date have been released with a notification PDF 

That contains all the important dates like Online Registration Starts and Ends, Admits Cards, Results, etc. Refer to the table below for more information. 

          Events for SBI Clerk 2022           Notification & Dates
SBI Clerk 2022 Notification6th September 2022
SBI Clerk Online Application Starts07th September 2022
SBI Clerk Online Application Closes27th September 2022
Pre-Exam TrainingOctober 2022
SBI Clerk Prelims Admit CardOctober/November 2022
SBI Clerk Exam Date (Preliminary)12th, 19th and 20th November 2022 [Expected]
SBI Clerk Prelims ResultNovember 2022
SBI Clerk Mains Admit CardDecember 2022
SBI Clerk Exam Date (Mains)December 2022- January 2023

SBI Clerk Vacancy 2022

More than 5000 Vacancies were announced for SBI Clerk Prelims 2021. And this year too we avail a similar number of vacancies for the SBI Clerk 2022 Exam Date. The regular vacancies are released along with the official notification and the state/region-wise distribution is tabulated below. 

                      State                 Vacancies
Andhra Pradesh00
Madhya Pradesh389
West Bengal340
A&N Islands10
Jammu & Kashmir35
Himachal Pradesh55
Tamil Nadu355
Uttar Pradesh631
Arunachal Pradesh15

SBI Clerk Category-wise Vacancy


SBI Clerk 2022 Application form

Online application forms are out on the official website i.e. The recruitment process for SBI Clerk 2022 Exam was started on 7th September 2022 which is over now as the last date was 27th September 2022. All the candidates are required to register themselves on the official website to fill out the application forms and all relevant information. 

SBI Clerk 2022 Application fees

There is a slight difference between the category-wise fee of the exam but it is similar to last year’s Application fee. You must have to pay the application fee to fill out the application form and get yourself registered. The application fee is also paid online. 

                    Category                     Required fee
                  SC/ST/PWD                        No fee
              General/OBC/EWS                        Rs 750/-

SBI Clerk Selection Process 

There are 3 phases in which the exam is conducted. One must be qualified in all the phases to get selected. Below are the details. 

  • SBI Clerk Phase 1 – Preliminary examination
  • SBI Clerk Phase 2 – Main examination
  • SBI Clerk Phase 3- Language Test, ( if applicable)

SBI Clerk Age Limit

The candidate must be between 20 and 28 years of age. Besides this, there is an age relaxation to some categories according to the government rules for the SBI Clerk 2022 Exam. 

CategoryAge limit
SC / ST33 years
OBC31 years
Person with disabilities (General)38 years
Person with disabilities(SC /ST)43 years
Person with disabilities(OBC)41 years
Ex-Servicemen/Disabled Ex-ServicemenActual period of service rendered in defense services + 3 years, (8 years for Disabled Ex-servicemen belonging to SC/ST) subject to a max. age of 50 years
Widows, Divorced women( No remarried)7 years (subject to a maximum age limit of 35 years for General/ EWS, 38 years for OBC & 40 years for SC/ST candidates)

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern and Syllabus

As you are heading towards to one of the important exam i.e. SBI Clerk 2022, it is very essential to know about the exact paper pattern and detailed syllabus. It will certainly help you to prepare for the right thing in the right direction. Therefore, we have curated the exam pattern and syllabus in a rudimentary form for you to understand better. 

SBI Junior Associates Preliminary Exam Pattern

SubjectNo. of QuestionsMarksDuration
English Language303020 minutes
Numerical Ability353520 minutes
Reasoning353520 minutes

SBI Junior Associates Mains Exam Pattern

SubjectNo. of QuestionsMarksDuration
General English404035 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude505045 minutes
Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude506045 minutes
General/Financial Awareness505035 minutes

SBI Clerk 2022 Syllabus

The syllabus of both Preliminary and Mains of SBI Clerk 2022 Exam is same to the certain extent and just the difficulty level differs. The preliminary consists of the subjects like Reasoning, Numerical Ability, and English and so do the mains level. Let’s have a brief outlook on the syllabus of SBI Clerk preliminary and mains. 

Reasoning Syllabus: Alphanumeric Series, Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test, Data Sufficiency, Coded Inequalities, Seating Arrangement, Puzzle, Tabulation, Syllogism, Blood Relations, Input Output, and Coding Decoding

Numerical Ability Syllabus:  Simplification, Profit & Loss, Mixtures & Alligations, Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices, Work & Time, Time & Distance, Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere, Permutation Combination, Sequence and series, Number Systems, Data Interpretation. 

English Language: Reading Comprehension, Cloze Test, Para jumbles, Miscellaneous, Fill in the blanks, Multiple Meaning /Error Spotting, Paragraph Completion.

SBI Clerk Salary

SBI provides an impressive and handsome salary to its employees. The gross salary is Rs. ₹19,900. They also have different pay scales and apart from that they also get allowances and increments. 

SBI Clerk Result 2022 & Cut-Offs

The result of the SBI Clerk 2022 Exam will be declared after the conduction of both examinations. You can check the SBI Clerk Result 2022 on their official websites. SBI also releases cut-offs for both Preliminary and Mains exams. Candidates must have cleared the required cut-offs to make it to their dream job. They can also take the reference from SBI Clerk Prelims 2021 results. 

FAQs for SBI Clerk 2022

How many vacancies are out for SBI Clerk 2022

There are a total of 5486 vacancies released for SBI Clerk. 

Is there any negative marketing in SBI Clerk?

Yes, 1/4th will be deducted for every wrong answer.

Is there any interview after being selected for the exam?

No, there will be no interview as such. 

By Riya Kapoor

Riya Kapoor is a Writer, blogger who has been editing articles since years. Her blog is a one-stop for all things related to Indian competitive examinations including important updates and event coverage & Sample papers & downloads stuff.

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