Military Pay

2016 National Defense Act Contains Retirement and Pay Changes

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The 2016 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) was signed into law by President Obama on November 25, 2015. There are many pay and personnel changes in the new law; we will cover a few of the major changes here. Military Retirement Pay The new law changes the way retirement is calculated for people entering service on or after January 1, ... more

Navy Officer Nuclear Career Bonuses

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An individual who is selected for officer naval nuclear power training for duty in connection with the supervision, operation, and maintenance of naval nuclear propulsion plants may be paid a bonus not to exceed $50,000. Nuclear Career Annual Incentive Bonus Under regulations prescribed by the Secretary of the Navy, an officer of the naval ser... more

Aviation Continuation Pay

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Aviation Continuation Pay, also known in the Navy as Aviator Career Continuation Pay, is for pilots who remain on active duty after the end of their active-duty service commitment are eligible for this type of pay. To receive the ACP, you must submit an application. Annual amounts vary depending on each service's needs and the length of time the... more

Aviation Career Incentive Pay for Officers

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If you are an active duty commissioned officer on aviation duty, you are entitled to Aviation Career Incentive Pay (ACIP). Aviation career incentive pay is restricted to regular and reserve officers who hold, or are in training leading to, an aeronautical rating or designation and who engage and remain in aviation service on a career basis. For... more

Flight Pay

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Now available: The Military Pay App. has launched a new app that allows you instantaneous access to information about your pay and allowances from your mobile device. Get the free app for Android or iOS. Although commonly referred to as Flight Pay, in actuality there isn't one specific type of special pay called flight pay.  Flight... more

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