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Dental Corps Incentive Pay (IP) and Retention Bonus (RB) - FY2020

DoD FMR Volume 7A Chapter 5 (The following amounts are the maximum allowed by the Department of Defense.  For your specific service amount consult with your service personnel office.)
 

DENTAL CORPS FULLY QUALIFIED IP RATE (prorated monthly) RB Rate (paid annually)
2-year 3-year 4-year 6-year
Advance Clinical Practice:
   Endodontics;
   Exodontia;
   General Dentistry;
   Periodontics; and
   Prosthodontics
$25,000 $18,000 $27,000 $35,000 $0
Comprehensive Dentistry $25,000 $25,000 $38,000 $50,000 $65,000
Dental Research $25,000 $25,000 $38,000 $50,000 $0
Endodontics $25,000 $25,000 $38,000 $50,000 $0
General Dentistry $20,000 $13,000 $19,000 $25,000 $0
Operative Dentistry $25,000 $25,000 $38,000 $50,000 $0
Oral:
   Diagnosis;
   Medicine;
   Pathology;
   Radiology
$25,000 $25,000 $38,000 $50,000 $0
Oral Maxillofacial Surgery (note) $55,000 $45,000 $58,000 $75,000 $75,000
Orthodontics $25,000 $25,000 $38,000 $50,000 $0
Pediatric Dentistry $25,000 $25,000 $38,000 $50,000 $0
Periodontics $25,000 $25,000 $38,000 $50,000 $65,000
Prosthodontics $25,000 $25,000 $38,000 $50,000 $65,000
Public Health Dentistry $25,000 $25,000 $38,000 $50,000 $0
Temporomandibular Dysfunction/ Orofacial Pain $25,000 $25,000 $38,000 $50,000 $0

 
Note:
 
This specialty may receive a higher IP amount of $70,000 for retention agreements of 4 years or $85,000 for retention agreements of 6 years.