COLA for Retired Pay
Each year military retirees receive a Cost of Living Adjustment to their retirement pay. The increase is based on inflation rates.
Waiver of Retired Pay
Under certain circumstances a military retiree may choose to waive part or all of their military retirement pay.
Questions About Pay
Have a general question about active duty or retired pay rates? Check with these resources.
Military Retired Pay Overview
The military retirement system is arguably the best one around, but proper planning is needed to ensure you can retire comfortably
Retired Pay Centers
The Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) operates the Defense Retiree and Annuitant Pay System (DRAS).