SSC CGL: CAG Auditor Job Profile, Salary, Pay Scale, Career

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SSC CGL CAG Auditor Job Profile: The Staff Selection Commission announced over 30 Group B and C Category Posts with multiple job vacancies for SSC CGL 2016. We hope SSC aspirants have submitted their application online. In this article, we will be talking about Comptroller and Auditor General CAG Auditor Job Profile, Recruitment Exam, Salary and Career Path.

A number of candidates must have multiple doubts and queries regarding the key responsibilities of a Comptroller and Auditor General CAG Auditor. Do you have any of the following doubts.

  • What are the necessary Education Qualifications required for applying for the post of CAG Auditor?

  • How to get recruited for the post of CAG Auditor?

  • What is the Job Description of a CAG Auditor?

  • What is the Salary of a CAG Auditor?

  • What is the Career Path of a CAG Auditor?

If yes, let us go step by step and understand what a CAG Auditor in Comptroller and Auditor General of India actually do.


Comptroller and Auditor General CAG Auditor Job Profile

First things first, getting the opportunity to work in Comptroller and Auditor General of India is an achievement in itself. You will be posted in the State AG Office, which is generally situated in a State Capital or sometime into other big city of the state.


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In any case, if you are selected in C & AG, you can live in a big city which can be a better thing for your life style and other social and educational requirements.

Work would involve auditing of various government departments and offices but with the guidance of seniors and after training. Initially, you might feel more like clerk with tasks being repetitive, but after learning the tricks of auditing records, you would be good to work as an auditor.


Comptroller and Auditor General CAG Auditor Salary, Pay Scale and Allowances    

The salary breakdown of a Comptroller and Auditor General of India CAG Auditor is as follows.

  • Pay Scale: Rs. 5,200 – 20,200/-
  • Grade Pay: Rs. 2,800/-

Apart from the regular fixed pay, a CAG Auditor also enjoys a bunch of perks, benefits and allowances.

  1. DA on Total Pay
  2. Transport Allowance (TA)
  3. House Rent Allowance (if not provided with quarters)
  4. Mobile Bill

According to current pay scales, You would get a salary of around 27,000/- pm initially.


Comptroller and Auditor General CAG Auditor Work Environment

Your work environment will highly depend on the department you will be working for. You can expect a lot of paperwork but fixed timings while working in the accounting department. In terms of Auditing Job Profile, there are opportunities of travelling in case of field visits.

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Overall, you can expect a decent level of work pressure but still, you can have a good work life balance.


Comptroller and Auditor General CAG Auditor Career Path and Opportunities

We have discussed in detail the job profile, responsibilities, salary, perks and work environment of an Auditor working in C&AG. After a couple of years in service, you will be eligible for the first promotion, which will follow in this manner.

  1. Auditor
  2. Senior Auditor
  3. AAO
  4. AO
  5. Senior Audit Officer (Sr.A.O.)
  6. Assistant Accountant General (AAG)
  7. Deputy Accountant General (DAG)

It takes a long time in getting promotion of AAG or DAG and only a few people get these promotions as they fall under the highest category of promotion in Comptroller and Auditor General of India.

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  1. Hello sir, I am 27 year 6 months old and belonging to general category and i have graduated in bcom with 58% marks.Can i apply for the post of accountant or auditor in CAG???

    and iske form kab niklte h??

  2. Hello sir, I am 27 year 6 months old and belonging to general category and i have graduated in bcom with 58% marks.Can i apply for the post of accountant or auditor in CAG???

    and iske form kab niklte h??
    And the study mat for the said post??

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