SSC CGL Assistant Audit Officer Job Profile
Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) in CSS Educational Qualification
AAO Educational Qualification in CSS, the candidate must have Bachelor's degree from any discipline from a recognized university or equivalent and some additional qualifications are desirable for this post.
Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) in CSS Age Limit
The Age Limit for AAO in CSS is from 18-to-30 years where there is upper age relaxation for certain sections which is given below:
Age Relaxation (Years)
PwD + Gen
PwD + OBC
PwD + SC/ST
3 (after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date)
Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof
Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof (SC/ ST)
Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) Exam Pattern
The exam pattern of AAO in CSS is as follows:
|Tier||Subject||No. of questions||Maximum Marks||Time allowed|
|Tier I||General Intelligence and Reasoning||25||50||60 Minutes (Total)|
For VH/ OH (afflicted with Cerebral Palsy/ deformity in writing hand- 80 Minutes.
|Tier II||Paper 1- Quantitative abilities||100||200||120 Minutes (for each Paper)|
For VH/ OH (afflicted with Cerebral Palsy/ deformity in writing hand- 160 Minutes
|Paper 2- English language & Comprehension||200||200|
|Paper 3- Statistics||100||200|
|Paper 4- General Studies(Finance & Economics)||100||200|
|Tier||Mode of Exam||Scheme of Exam||Maximum marks||Time allowed|
|Tier III||Pen and Paper mode||Descriptive Paper in Hindi/English|
(Writing of Essays, Precis, Applications, etc.)
For VH/ OH (afflicted with Cerebral Palsy/ deformity in writing hand- 80 Minutes
Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) Cut Off
The Cut-Off for the post of AAO in CSS is high as compared with other posts and for your reference, we have provided the cut-off below, please refer to the tabulated data for complete information.
|SSC CGL Tier-1 Cut Off 2021-22 (Finance & Accounts, AAO)|
|Category||Finance & Accounts||Candidates Available|
|Post Code||SSC CGL Final Cut Off||Name of Post Name of Department/ Office|
|Assistant Audit Officer||743.64723||Indian Audit & Accounts Department under Comptroller & Auditor General of India|
Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) Vacancies
The Assistant Audit Officer is a very reputed position provided through Combined Graduate Level Examination conducted by Staff Selection Commission. The number of vacancies that are going to be released for the post of Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) will be approximately 500-600+ as there were in 2021. SSC will soon release the vacancies for different posts, candidates are advised to keep an eye on the notification.
Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) Job Responsibilities and Career Growth
The AAO Job Profile being a gazetted post with the highest basic pay comes with lots of respect and responsibilities. The work involves assisting the senior audit officers during departmental audits. The work also requires you to make decisions at a section level and informing to the higher authorities. After years of service, you will have a definite career path that involves promotions that are as follows:
Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) Job Profile
Job Profile of SSC CGL AAO mainly includes-
- A field Audit is to be done.
- Have to do an Audit tour up to 4 times a year.
- Have to do scrutiny and presentation of work to the Director.
- Handle Audit planning work for various fields and for tours.
- Perform Financial Audit, Compliance Audit and Performance Audit for various Central and State departments.
Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) Salary
AAO job profile comes under Group B (Gazetted Post) with grade pay of Rs.4800. The pay scale of AAO (Assistant Audit Officer) is Rs 47600 to 151100. The other SSC CGL AAO Salary details are as follows:
|Salary Details||City X||City Y||City Z|
|Basic Pay||Rs. 47600||Rs. 47600||Rs. 47600|
|HRA (depending on|
|12,852 (27%)||8568 (18%)||4284 (9%)|
|DA (Current- 34%)||15,000 approx.||15,000 approx.||15,000 approx.|
|Travel Allowance (TA)||4716||4716||4716|
(Approx Salary - without deductions)
|80,000 approx||75,000 approx.||70,000 approx.|
The salary slip of the AAO is provided below:
Allowances and Perks of AAO:
There are numerous Allowances and perks given to the Assistant Audit Officer. A few of the allowances are listed below:
- Dearness Allowance
- House Rent Allowance
- Leave Travel Allowance
- Children Education Allowance
- Newspaper Allowance etc.
Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) Training & Promotion
Assistant Audit Officer is the entry-level post. There is the initial training of two to three months. The prospects of the job are good as by the time you retire you would have reached a grade pay of 6600.
Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) Work Timings
There is no pressure from work. Usually, the job profile has fixed timings. Travelling is done only in case of inspection.
Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) Job Location & Transfer
You will not be posted to rural areas and your posting will be generally in Tier - 1 and Tier - 2 cities and the transfer will be done in Tier - 1 and Tier - 2 cities itself which will not cause inconvenience.
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