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  • Aviator Retention Bonus

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    Aviator Retention Bonus, also known as Aviation Continuation Pay, or Aviator Career Continuation Pay in the Navy, is for aviation officers who agree to remain on operational flying duty for at least one year after their initial term of service. Aviator Retention bonus may not be paid to anyone in the pay grade O-7 or above To receive the ACP, you must submit an application. Annual amounts vary depending on each service's needs and the length... more

  • Hazardous Duty Incentive Pay

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    Hazardous Duty Pay for Non-Aircrew Members Servicemembers, who under competent orders, perform hazardous duties such as:flying duty as non-crewmembers, parachute jumping, demolition of explosives, handle toxic fuels, engage in flight deck duty or experimental stress duty, and so on earn $150 per month. There is one exception to the $150 per month for parachute jumping, is the authority to bestow $225 per month for HALO jumps. Servicemembers ... more

  • Special Pay Overview

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    In addition to military basic pay, benefits, and allowances, members of the armed forces may also receive special pays and incentive pays depending on their career field or location. Special pays include hardship duty pay, foreign language pay, sea pay, special assignment pay, and flight pay. Unlike military allowances, special pay is taxable unless the member is earning the pay while in a designated combat zone. The following is a ... more

  • Career Enlisted Flyer Incentive Pay

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    If you are deemed a "Career Enlisted Flyer" by your service branch, you may be eligible for Career Enlisted Flyer Incentive Pay (CEFIP). Operational Flying Duty Requirements An eligible Navy or Air Force career enlisted flyer must perform operational flying duties for 6 of the first 10, 9 of the first 15, and 14 of the first 20 years of aviation service, to be eligible for continuous monthly incentive pay under this section. Monthly Maximum... more

  • Overseas Extension Pay

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    The military may offer certain servicemembers an added incentive for extending their overseas tour. Called Overseas Extension Pay, this special incentive comes in three forms. Overseas Extension Pay Eligibility Entitlement to this Special Pay or Bonus is based on the following conditions and is at the discretion of the the military service branch:    Member has an entitlement to basic pay Member is serving in a duty specialty ... more

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