CSS is meant by Central Superior Services. CSS is the most reputable competitive exam to hire the most intelligent, disciplined and able persons from all over Pakistan in 12 different departments under the federal government. CSS officers are called Bureaucrats. Bureaucracy is responsible to manage all civilian bureaucratic operations and government secretariats and directorates of the Cabinet of Pakistan. Federal Public Service Commission(FPSC) is responsible to take this examination and announce the result every year.
CSS officers are wheels those are responsible to move the engine of the state. In 2018, 11,887 students appeared in the CSS Exam and only 569 students cleared the exam.
Sections of CSS Exam
- Written Examination
- Medical Examination
- Psychological Assessment
- Viva Questions
CSS officers salary
Salaries of CSS Officers start from 30,000 to 164,560 with basic pay scale ranging from BPS 17-22.According to Wikipedia
"The Civil Service of Pakistan selects only 7.5% of the applicants by merit, education, qualification and experience while the 92.5% are selected by a quota system."