IBPS AFO Salary, Pay Scale, Job Profile 2019


IBPS AFO (Officer Scale I) Job Profile

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection also known as IBPS, Agricultural Field Officer (Scale I) mainly revolves around propagating bank’s financial products and services amongst the farmers and landlords in the rural areas for agriculture purpose. As per notification, there are 875 vacancies in total for the post of IBPS Special Officer AFO.

IBPS AFO (Officer Scale I) Salary in Hand

The salary of selected candidates will draw a starting pay of Rs.22700 to Rs. 23700/- per month. The monthly gross income for IBPS AFO salary is about Rs. 27700 to Rs.30700. Some other allowances like Special Allowance, Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance, etc. The other perks for IBPS Special Officer Scale-I including reimbursement of medical expenses, Newspaper, Traveling Allowance etc.

IBPS AFO (Officer Scale I) Roles and Responsibilities

The IBPS is a self-governing recruitment body that was started with an aim to encourage the recruitments & placements of young graduates through Personnel Selection in Public Sector Banks in India. The post of Agricultural Field Officer has a very essential and vital role in the banking industry. IBPS Special Officer AFO will have handle a variety of tasks some of the basic responsibilities are as follows:-

  • Scale I – Officer
  • Scale II – Manager
  • Scale III – Senior Manager
  • Scale IV – Chief Manager
  • Scale V – Assistant General Manger
  • Scale VI – Deputy General Manager
  • Scale VIII – General Manager

IBPS AFO (Officer Scale I) Pay scale

The IBPS Special Officer Scale I salary for the Rs. 22700 to Rs.23700/- per month including all perks and allowance. The salary of IBPS SO Scale I monthly gross emoluments is approximately Rs. 27700 to Rs.30700.

IBPS AFO (Officer Scale I) Salary structure

IBPS AFO (Officer Scale I) Salary, PayScale, Perk and Allowances are as follows:-


Basic pay Rs 22700 to Rs.23700 per month
Pay Scale Rs. 22700 – 990(7)-29560-945(2)-31700-1415-3120  
Gross Monthly Emoluments Rs.27700 to Rs.30700  
Allowances Special Allowance, Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance, Travelling Allowance, etc.,  
Reimbursements For expenses of petrol for vehicle for official purpose, Newspaper etc., as per eligibility.
Dispensary Facilities Medical expenses for OPD treatment/ hospitalization as per eligibility.