Retired and Annuitant (R&A) Pay is part of the Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS), an agency under the Department of Defense (DoD). We are a payment agency. R&A Pay establishes, maintains and pays military retirees and their eligible surviving spouses and other family members.
We serve a community of 2.9 million military retirees and their eligible surviving beneficiaries. Our commitment is to pay our customers on time and accurately, every time. We strive to do this with the highest levels of integrity, customer service and friendliness.
Page updated January 9, 2019.