BPSC AAO 2021: Salary and Job Profile

By Avinash Kumar|Updated : July 30th, 2021

BPSC AAO 2021 Salary and Job Profile: Salary and Job Profile are the most important factors of any Job. If your salary is according to your job profile, you will do better in your Job. But if anything (salary) goes up & down then chances will not be satisfactory.

Assistant Audit Officer is the highest prestigious profile in Bihar State. As it is the prestigious profile of BPSC AAO, you must be inquisitive to know about the Salary structure,  responsibilities, and work profile of AAO. It also offers a great career path. An applicant who joins as AAO in IA&AD may proceed on to become Dy Accountant General at the time of retirement. In this article, we will reveal all aspects of the Salary and Job Profile of the BPSC Assistant Audit Officer.

Bihar Public Service Commission conducts BPSC AAO exam to recruit Audit Officers in the state. The selected candidate has full responsibility for the smooth functioning of the Finance department of Bihar state.

If you are preparing for the BPSC AAO Exam, you can check all about the Salary & Job Profile of the BPSC AAO officer in this article. Selected candidates in BPSC AAO Services get handsome in-hand pay coupled with a graded payment. The best part of this job is the perks & benefits the Bihar Audit Officers are entitled to as part of their job.

BPSC AAO Salary Structure 2021

The salaries of BPSC AAO Officers is according to the 7th Pay Commission and the pay scale on the pay matrix is 7. The minimum grade pay for the BPSC AAO officer is Rs 47,600.  BPSC AAO Salary structure includes basic pay plus grade pay and other perks. To apply for BPSC AAO one must have the age between 21-37 years. Candidate must have a minimum academic qualification of Bachelor's Degree passed with any one of the subjects Commence, Economics, Statistics or Mathematics from any of the recognized University.

Sr. No.




Pay Grade

Rs 47600 to 151100


Basic Pay

Rs. 4800


Dearness Allowance

 Rs. 8092



Rs 47600


Travelling Allowances

 Cities- 3600, Other Places- 1800


Gross Salary

Rs. 66,908

Bihar Assistant Audit Officer In-Hand Salary 2021

The selected candidates as BPSC Assistant Audit Officer receive a salary in accordance with Level 7 of the 7th Pay Commission. The recruited candidates will be granted an in-hand salary of INR 44,900/- including grade pay of INR 4,600/-.

Allowances in BPSC AAO Job 

Apart from the salary BPSC AAO also get some additional perks and allowances. The basics perks & allowances are:
Name of AllowanceBenefits

House Rental Allowances 

State government provide House Rental Allowances for BPSC AAO officer every month.  8% of Basic Pay
Dearness Allowance

Dearness Allowance is the component of salary, which is a fixed percentage of BPSC AAO basic salary, aiming to hedge inflation.

Medical Allowance for family members & Self

 A medical allowance is a type of allowance paid by the state government to the AAO officers for the treatment of self & dependents like spouses or parents.

Apart from the above allowances BPSC AAO officer also receives numerous perks

  • Incentives and increments
  • Medical Care/ Insurance
  • TDB and PDB
  • Pension Benefit
  • Travel concession
  • Unemployment Compensation
  • Internet
  • Telephone/mobile/broadband connection and electricity bills 
  • Study leaves
  • Pension

BPSC AAO Probation Period

The selected officers will have to undergo a probation period of 2 years In the probation period, the officers will have to obtain training and pass departmental examinations. They have to pass a pre-confirmation training of 9 months.

The pre-confirmation period will consist of 3 months of theoretical training and 6 months of practical training. If the candidate fails in the pre-confirmation period, then the probation period may be extended. Even after the extension period, the candidate fails the pre-confirmation period, such an employee may be removed from Service.

BPSC Audit Officer Growth Opportunities

Selected BPSC Assitant Audit Officers will be eligible for promotion only after acquiring good experience in their work. Their performance during the probation period plays a vital role in career growth. For getting the promotion to the higher rank and pay scale of Senior Auditor Officer selected candidates will have to pass the Departmental Examination. The candidates will be granted promotion only after the completion of a minimum of 10 years in service and passing the Departmental Exams.


BPSC AAO Job Profile: 

Assistant Audit Officer has many responsibilities or duties towards the smooth functioning of the Finance department of the Bihar state.

  •  The audit Officer is responsible for the Accounting of financial transactions of all the departments under the district.
  • An Assistant Audit Officer Guide and assign work to the team and officials.
  • He will responsible for Review and assess the change in the accounting systems.
  • He maintains the Record and study the datasheets, balance sheets, and financial statements.


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  •  The allowances offered by the Bihar Govt are Home Rental Allowance (HRA), Dearness Allowance (DA), Traveling Allowance.

  • The Expected salary of AAO is Rs 47600 to 151100

  • The training period will last for 9 months. It will consist of theoretical (3 months) and practical training (6 months) of the selected candidates.

  • According to the Bihar Audit Services Rules, the newly appointed BPSC Assistant Audit Officer has to undergo a probation period of 2 years which includes a field training period as well.

  • To get promoted from the BPSC AAO, the candidates will have to consistently work for a minimum qualifying period. They also need to pass a Departmental exam for promotion.

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