Most Popular Military Pay Articles

  • Military Pay Charts
    2017 Military Pay Charts
    Military.com
    Check out the 2017 US military pay scale charts for all ranks for active duty, as well as Reserve and Guard components.
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    Military Retired Pay Overview
    Military.com
    The military retirement system is arguably the best one around, but proper planning is needed to ensure you can retire comfortably
  • Vietnam veterans Robert Rivers and Daniel Brown
    COLA for Retired Pay
    Military.com
    Each year military retirees receive a Cost of Living Adjustment to their retirement pay. The increase is based on inflation rates.
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    The Military Retirement System
    Military.com
    The following is a summary of what you need to know regarding Military Retirement pay benefits.
  • USCG house in Alameda
    2017 Basic Allowance for Housing Rates
    Military.com
    Each year the Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) is updated to meet current housing costs in military housing areas (MHAs).

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    Retiree Payment Procedures
    Military.com
    Retirees have their retired pay electronically transferred to their financial institution on the first business day of each month.
  • On the phone. Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Raymond J. Piper/Army
    Retired Pay Centers
    Military.com
    The Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) operates the Defense Retiree and Annuitant Pay System (DRAS).
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    Proposed Military Pay: Charts
    Military.com
    The military is looking at a potential 2.1% pay raise for 2017.
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    Computing Retired Military Pay
    Military.com
    There are various provisions of law under which the computation may be made, but retired pay is generally computed either on le...
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    Navy Officer Nuclear Career Bonuses
    Military.com
    Special pay is available for naval officers working in nuclear power plants on ships and submarines.