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Retired Military Pay Days

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Military retiree and annuitant payday is always on the first business day of the month.  If the first of the month is a Saturday, Sunday or a holiday, payday will always occur the next business day.  The below list of paydays for 2016 are provided for your convenience. 

February 1, 2016 June 1, 2016 October 3, 2016
March 1, 2016 July 1, 2016 November 1, 2016
April 1, 2016 August 1, 2016 December 1, 2016
May 2, 2016 September 1, 2016 January 3, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

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