Nurse Corps Reserve Component Accession Bonus/Retention Bonus - FY2024

Effective October 1, 2023

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.) 

Clinical Nurse, Critical Care $25,000 $25,000
Flight Nurse $20,000 $20,000
Mental Health Nurse $17,500 $17,500
Midwife $15,000 $15,000
Nurse, Anesthetist $30,000 $30,000
Nurse, Neonatal Intensive Care (NICU) $15,000 $15,000
Nurse, Practitioner, Family $20,000 $20,000
Nurse, Practitioner, Mental Health $20,000 $20,000
Nurse, Practitioner, Pediatric $15,000 $15,000
Operating Room Nurse $20,000 $20,000
Trauma Nurse /Emergency $15,000 $15,000

NOTE: Bolded information reflects changes in current chart.

NOTE: The amount listed for AB and RB represents the annual amount authorized for new agreements signed during the period of the pay plan.  The length of the contracts will be to law, DoD 6000.13 and service policy.

Page updated September 20, 2023