Pay Schedule

Defense Finance
and Accounting Service
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To help you plan for 2019, below is a list of the days you should expect to receive your retired or annuitant pay. Retired and annuitant pay is due on the first of the month. However, if the first falls on a weekend or holiday, retirees get paid on last business day of the prior month and annuitants get paid on the first business day of month. For example, payment to retirees for December 2018 will be paid on December 31, 2018. However, annuitants will be paid on January 2, 2019. Please see the chart for each month in 2019.
 
Entitlement Month Retired Pay Date Annuitant Pay Date
September 2018 October 1, 2018 October 1, 2018
October 2018 November 1, 2018 November 1, 2018
November 2018 November 30, 2018 December 3, 2018
December 2018 December 31, 2018 January 2, 2019
January 2019 February 1, 2019 February 1, 2019
February 2019 March 1, 2019 March 1, 2019
March 2019 April 1, 2019 April 1, 2019
April 2019 May 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
May 2019 May 31, 2019 June 3, 2019
June 2019 July 1, 2019 July 1, 2019
July 2019 August 1, 2019 August 1, 2019
August 2019 August 30, 2019 September 3, 2019
September 2019 October 1, 2019 October 1, 2019
October 2019 November 1, 2019 November 1, 2019
November 2019 November 29, 2019 December 2, 2019
December 2019 December 31, 2019 January 2, 2020

Page updated September 25, 2018