Most auditors begin at the GS-7 level with an entry salary in 2016 of approximately $40,000. For each of the next 3 to 4 years, you are non-competitively promoted to the next grade level (GS-7,9,11,12), and upon completion of the auditor training program, employees outplace at the GS-12 level (Auditor-In-Charge) with a salary of approximately $70,000.
Promotions above the Auditor-In-Charge level are competitive with salaries ranging from approximately $80,000 to 150,000.
LOCALITY PAY & PERIODIC SALARY INCREASES
See the OPM website for additional salary and locality information.