Assistant Audit Officer SSC CGL AAO Job Profile Salary Career Path Eligibility Selection

This article will cover Assistant Audit Officer Job Description/Profile, Salary, Work timing, Career Path, required qualification and Assistant Audit Officer stages of examination.

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SSC CGL Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) Job Profile, Career Path & Salary

AAO Job Description:

It is a newly added post in SSC CGL, and also one of the most sought after too (because of highest grade pay).

You will be posted under The Indian Audit & Accounts department, the organization responsible for auditing the accounts of Central/State governments and Public sector companies. Your work profile, in general, will be to assist the Audit Officer and Sr. Audit officer in conducting various departmental audits. The audits may involve financial, performance, compliance aspects. It is a gazetted officer post and most of the times, you will be taking decisions at the section level and reporting it to the higher authorities.

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Assistant Audit Officer Work Timings:

In Assistant Auditor Officer, you will have a proper work schedule. Daily you will be going in the morning and coming back to your home in the evening, no extra work hours and working in shifts.At certain times, it may also involve some traveling during the inspection.

SSC CGL AAO career path:SSC CGL AAO Job Profile Salary Career Path Eligibility Selection

As an Assistant Audit Officer, you will have the following career path

  1.  Audit officer, in around 6-10 years.
  2. Sr.Audit officer, after 2-4 years of becoming an Audit Officer.
  3. DAG.
  4. Sr. DAG.

SSC CGL AAO salary and allowances

Pay Scale
Grade Pay
Initial Pay
Total Pay (i) + (ii )

As an Income tax Inspector you will be entitled to the following major allowances:

  1. DA on Total Pay above (around 107 %).
  2. Transport Allowance.
  3. House Rent Allowance(if not provided with quarters).
  4. Petrol allowance.
  5. Limited bill for mobile.

According to current pay scales, You would get a salary of around 42,000/- pm initially( can be varied a little as per place of posting)

assistant audit officer required qualification:

You need to have a degree from recognized university or equivalent.

SSC CGL AAO Stages of Examination:

Two Tier Written Objective Exam, followed by Tier 3 (Descriptive). After that, there will be Document Verification (and preferably an interview as well)

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SSC CGL Job profile of All Posts:

  1. Job Profile of AAO
  2. Income tax Inspector Job Profile
  3. Preventive Officer Job Profile
  4.  Profile: Examiner
  5. Assistant in Ministry of External affairs Job Profile
  6. Job Profile of Assistant Enforcement Officer
  7. Assistant in Central Vigilance Commission Job Profile
  8. SSC CGL Central Excise Inspector Job Profile:
  9.  Assistant in Ministry of Railways Job Profile
  10. SSC CGL:  Profile: Assistant in AFHQ
  11. Profile Assistant in other Ministries
  12. Profile Assistant in Intelligence Bureau.
  13. SSC CGL:  profile Compiler in Registrar General of India
  14. Profile Tax Assistant in CBEC
  15. Profile Tax Assistant in CBDT
  16. SSC CGL:  Profile Auditor in C&AG
  17. Auditor in CGDA Job Profile
  18. SSC CGL:  Profile Statistical Investigator
  19. SSC CGL Job Profile of Inspector of Posts
  20. Job Profile of a Sub Inspector in NIA (National Investigation Agency)
  21. Divisional Accountant in CAG Office Job Profile
  22. Job Profile of Assistant Section Officer in Central Secretariat Service
  23. Sub Inspector in CBI Job Profile.


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