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DoD FMR, Vol. 7A, Chapter 1

Notes located at bottom of page

 

MONTHLY RATES OF BASIC PAY (Note 1)

Cumulative Years of Service

Pay Grade (Note 2)

2 or less

Over

2

Over

3

Over

4

Over

6

Over

8

E-9

(Notes 3 & 4)

 

 

 

 

 

 

E-8

 

 

 

 

 

4,345.50

E-7

3,020.70

3,296.70

3,423.30

3,590.10

3,720.90

3,945.00

E-6

2,612.70

2,875.20

3,002.10

3,125.40

3,254.10

3,543.30

E-5

2,393.40

2,554.80

2,678.10

2,804.40

3,001.50

3,207.00

E-4

2,194.50

2,307.00

2,431.80

2,555.40

2,664.00

2,664.00

E-3

1,981.20

2,105.70

2,233.50

2,233.50

2,233.50

2,233.50

E-2

1,884.00

1,884.00

1,884.00

1,884.00

1,884.00

1,884.00

E-1 (Note 5)

1,680.90

1,680.90

1,680.90

1,680.90

1,680.90

1,680.90

 

MONTHLY RATES OF BASIC PAY – Continued (Note 1)

Cumulative Years of Service

Pay Grade (Note 2)

Over

10

Over

12

Over

14

Over

16

Over

18

Over

20

E-9

(Notes 3 & 4)

5,308.20

5,428.50

5,580.30

5,758.20

5,938.80

6,226.50

E-8

4,537.50

4,656.60

4,798.80

4,953.60

5,232.30

5,373.60

E-7

4,071.60

4,295.70

4,482.60

4,609.80

4,745.40

4,797.60

E-6

3,656.40

3,874.80

3,941.40

3,990.00

4,046.70

4,046.70

E-5

3,376.20

3,396.60

3,396.60

3,396.60

3,396.60

3,396.60

E-4

2,664.00

2,664.00

2,664.00

2,664.00

2,664.00

2,664.00

E-3

2,233.50

2,233.50

2,233.50

2,233.50

2,233.50

2,233.50

E-2

1,884.00

1,884.00

1,884.00

1,884.00

1,884.00

1,884.00

E-1 (Note 5)

1,680.90

1,680.90

1,680.90

1,680.90

1,680.90

1,680.90

 

MONTHLY RATES OF BASIC PAY – Continued (Note 1)

Cumulative Years of Service

Pay Grade (Note 2)

Over

22

Over

24

Over

26

Over

28

Over

30

E-9

(Notes 3 & 4)

6,470.70

6,726.60

7,119.30

7,119.30

7,474.80

E-8

5,613.90

5,747.40

6,075.60

6,075.60

6,197.70

E-7

4,974.30

5,068.80

5,429.10

5,429.10

5,429.10

E-6

4,046.70

4,046.70

4,046.70

4,046.70

4,046.70

E-5

3,396.60

3,396.60

3,396.60

3,396.60

3,396.60

E-4

2,664.00

2,664.00

2,664.00

2,664.00

2,664.00

E-3

2,233.50

2,233.50

2,233.50

2,233.50

2,233.50

E-2

1,884.00

1,884.00

1,884.00

1,884.00

1,884.00

E-1 (Note 5)

1,680.90

1,680.90

1,680.90

1,680.90

1,680.90

 

MONTHLY RATES OF BASIC PAY – Continued (Note 1)

Cumulative Years of Service

Pay Grade (Note 2)

Over

32

Over

34

Over

36

Over

38

Over

40

E-9

(Notes 3 & 4)

7,474.80

7,848.90

7,848.90

8,241.90

8,241.90

E-8

6,197.70

6,197.70

6,197.70

6,197.70

6,197.70

E-7

5,429.10

5,429.10

5,429.10

5,429.10

5,429.10

E-6

4,046.70

4,046.70

4,046.70

4,046.70

4,046.70

E-5

3,396.60

3,396.60

3,396.60

3,396.60

3,396.60

E-4

2,664.00

2,664.00

2,664.00

2,664.00

2,664.00

E-3

2,233.50

2,233.50

2,233.50

2,233.50

2,233.50

E-2

1,884.00

1,884.00

1,884.00

1,884.00

1,884.00

E-1 (Note 5)

1,680.90

1,680.90

1,680.90

1,680.90

1,680.90

 

Notes

1.   Basic pay rate for Academy Cadets/Midshipmen and ROTC members/applicants is $1,116.00.

2.   For rank titles, see Volume 7A Comparable Grades.

3.   Basic pay for senior enlisted member (grade E-9) is $8,578.50 regardless of years of service while serving as:

      a. Senior Enlisted Advisor of the Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff;

      b. Sergeant Major of the Army;

      c. Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy;

      d. Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force;

      e. Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps;

      f. Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard; or

      g. Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chief of the National Guard Bureau.

4.   If a member is placed on terminal leave pending retirement immediately following the completion of service as the senior enlisted member of a Military Department, the member is entitled to the higher senior enlisted pay $8,578.50 up to a maximum of 60 days.  If a member is hospitalized, and during or immediately before such hospitalization, completed service as the senior enlisted member of that Military Department’s Armed Force, the member will continue to be entitled, for not more than 180 days while so hospitalized, to the rate of basic pay authorized for a senior enlisted member.

5.   Applicable to E-1 with 4 months or more of active duty.  Basic pay for an E-1 with less than 4 months of active duty is $1,554.00.

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