Civilian Employees

Defense Finance
and Accounting Service
Providing payment services of the U.S. Department of Defense


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Pay Tables
Thrift Savings Plan
In-theater Deployments

Effective January 1, 2018, under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) most civilian relocation allowances became taxable. See how these changes might affect your PCS move, click here for more.

Hurricane season is here! See what to do in case you are evacuated. Check here for more info

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Manage your Leave and Earnings Statements, W-2's, pay information and more using myPay, DFAS’ online payroll tool. myPay puts more information and services at your finger tips.

Don't forget to update your mailing address if you move or plan to move.

Change of Address in myPay


Learn the basics about your civilian pay. Basic and premium pay, your entitlements, pay increases and your leave and earnings statement are defined.

For Civilian Pay questions, please contact your Customer Service Representative (CSR). Contact your immediate supervisor for more details.


Want your time in the military to count toward your civilian retirement service requirement? Learn how to request and submit your Estimated Earnings during military service to get started.

If you're thinking about applying your military time towards your civilian retirement, use the new Military Service Earnings/Buy-Back Estimator to help you make your decision.

The tool will give you ESTIMATES for both your military earnings and the associated cost to apply that service time towards your federal civilian retirement. While this tool only offers unofficial estimates, it can help you decide whether or not you want to start the formal military buy back process.

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Transition to for savings bond purchases! DFAS has stopped all current U.S. Savings Bond deductions processed for military personnel, military retirees and federal civilian employees. This follows the U.S. Treasury's conversion to electronic transactions via For details, review the press release.

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Page updated July 2, 2019.