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Specialty Incentive Pay (IP) & 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.)

SPECIALTY PAID ANNUALLY
FULLY QUALIFIED IP RATE/YEAR (WITH OR WITHOUT RB) RB Rate
2-Year 3-Year 4-Year 6-Year
Optometrist $1,200 $5,000 $8,000 $10,000 $0
Pharmacist $0 $15,000 $15,000 $15,000 $0
Physician Assistant $5,000 $10,000 $15,000 $20,000 $35,000
Preventive Medicine Veterinarians (Army) $5,000 $5,000 $6,250 $7,500 $0
Psychologist $5,000 $10,000 $15,000 $25,000 $40,000
Public Health Officer (Air Force) $5,000 $5,000 $6,250 $7,500 $0
Social Worker $0 $5,000 $8,000 $10,000 $0
Veterinary $5,000 $2,500 $3,750 $5,000 $0
 
 
 

 

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