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Military Pay Chart 1982

1982 US Military Basic Pay Charts

On October 14, 1981, Public Law 97-60, the "Uniformed Services Pay Act of 1981", was signed into law by President Ronald Reagan. It provided for a pay increase in the range of 10 to 16.5% for the uniformed members of the Armed Forces. The law also increased hazardous duty incentive pay for enlisted members.

The Navy active duty end-strength total, officer and enlisted, for 1982 was 552,996.

The United States military pay scales below became effective on October 1, 1981 and continued to be in effect until September 30, 1982. It is the basic pay amounts for the active components of the Navy, Marines, Army, Air Force, Coast Guard.

The pay rates are monthly, US dollar.

1982 Sea Pay Chart
1982 Submarine Pay Chart
1982 Aviation Pay Chart
1982 Basic Living Allowances
1982 Officer Pay Chart

1982 Enlisted Basic Military Pay Chart

Enlisted military pay chart for less than 2 to over 6 years of service.
Pay GradeYears of Service
Less than 2Over 2Over 3Over 4Over 6
E-7 968.70 1045.50 1084.50 1122.00 1160.70
E-6 833.10 908.40 946.50 986.40 1023.00
E-5 731.40 796.20 834.60 870.90 927.90
E-4 682.20 720.30 762.30 821.70 854.40
E-3 642.60 677.70 705.00 732.90 732.90
E-2 618.30 618.30 618.30 618.30 618.30
E-1 551.40 551.40 551.40 551.40 551.40
Enlisted military pay chart for 8 to over 16 years of service.
Pay GradeYears of Service
Over 8Over 10Over 12Over 14Over 16
E-9   1653.90 1691.40 1729.80 1769.70
E-8 1387.50 1426.60 1464.30 1502.70 1542.00
E-7 1197.30 1236.00 1274.10 1331.70 1369.50
E-6 1060.50 1099.20 1155.90 1192.20 1230.60
E-5 965.70 1004.40 1041.30 1060.50 1060.50
E-4 854.40 854.40 854.40 854.40 854.40
E-3 732.90 732.90 732.90 732.90 732.90
E-2 618.30 618.30 618.30 618.30 618.30
E-1 551.40 551.40 551.40 551.40 551.40
Enlisted military pay chart for 18 to over 26 years of service.
Pay Grade Years of Service
Over 18 Over 20 Over 22 Over 26
E-9
See Note 1
1809.00 1844.10 1941.30 2130.00
E-8 1577.70 1616.40 1711.50 1902.30
E-7 1408.20 1426.50 1522.20 1711.50
E-6 1249.20 1249.20 1249.20 1249.20
E-5 1060.50 1060.50 1060.50 1060.50
E-4 854.40 854.40 854.40 854.40
E-3 732.90 732.90 732.90 732.90
E-2 618.30 618.30 618.30 618.30
E-1 551.40 551.40 551.40 551.40

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1982 Officer Basic Military Pay Chart

Officer military pay chart for under 2 years to 6 years of service.
Pay Grade Years of Service
Under 2Over 2Over 3Over 4Over 6
O-10
See Note 2
4176.00 4176.00 4176.00 4176.00 4176.00
O-9 3994.20 4098.90 4176.00 4176.00 4176.00
O-8 3617.70 3726.00 3814.50 3814.50 3814.50
O-7 3006.00 3210.60 3210.60 3210.60 3354.30
O-6 2228.10 2448.30 2608.20 2608.20 2608.20
O-5 1782.00 2092.80 2237.10 2237.10 2237.10
O-4 1502.10 1828.80 1951.20 1951.20 1986.90
O-3 1395.90 1560.60 1668.30 1845.90 1934.10
O-2 1217.10 1329.30 1596.90 1650.60 1685.10
O-1 1056.60 1099.80 1329.30 1329.30 1329.30
Commissioned Officer With Over 4 Years of Active Service as an Enlisted Member or Warrant Officer
O-3E       1845.90 1934.10
O-2E       1650.60 1685.10
O-1E       1329.30 1419.90
Warrant Officers
  Under 2 Over 2 Over 3 Over 4 Over 6
W-4 1422.00 1525.00 1525.00 1560.60 1631.40
W-3 1292.70 1402.20 1402.20 1419.90 1436.70
W-2 1132.20 1224.60 1224.60 1260.30 1329.30
W-1 943.20 1081.50 1081.50 1171.80 1224.60
Officer military pay chart for 8 years to 16 years of service.
Pay GradeYears of Service
Over 8Over 10Over 12Over 14Over 16
O-10
See Note 2
4176.00 4176.00 4176.00 4176.00 4176.00
O-9 4176.00 4176.00 4176.00 4176.00 4176.00
O-8 4089.90 4089.90 4176.00 4176.00 4176.00
O-7 3354.30 3549.00 3549.00 3726.00 4098.90
O-6 2608.20 2608.20 2608.20 2696.70 3123.60
O-5 2237.10 2305.20 2428.80 2591.40 2785.50
O-4 2075.10 2216.40 2341.20 2448.30 2555.40
O-3 2004.00 2111.70 2216.40 2305.20 2305.20
O-2 1738.50 1828.80 1899.00 1951.20 1951.20
O-1 1329.30 1329.30 1329.30 1329.30 1329.30
Commissioned Officer With Over 4 Years of Active Service as an Enlisted Member or Warrant Officer
O-3E 2004.00 2111.70 2216.40 2271.00 2271.00
O-2E 1711.10 1799.90 1869.10 1920.40 1920.40
O-1E 1472.40 1525.50 1578.60 1650.60 1650.60
Warrant Officers
  Over 8 Over 10 Over 12 Over 14 Over 16
W-4 1703.40 1774.80 1899.00 1986.90 2057.10
W-3 1541.70 1631.40 1685.10 1738.50 1790.70
W-2 1402.20 1455.00 1508.40 1560.60 1615.20
W-1 1277.40 1329.30 1384.20 1436.70 1489.50
Officer military pay chart for 18 years to 26 years of service.
Pay Grade Years of Service
Over 18 Over 20 Over 22 Over 26
O-10
See Note 2
4176.00 4176.00 4176.00 4176.00
O-9 4176.00 4176.00 4176.00 4176.00
O-8 4176.00 4176.00 4176.00 4176.00
O-7 4098.90 4176.00 4176.00 4176.00
O-6 3283.20 3354.30 3549.00 3849.00
O-5 2945.40 3034.20 3140.40 3140.40
O-4 2626.20 2626.20 2626.20 2626.20
O-3 2305.20 2305.20 2305.20 2305.20
O-2 1951.20 1951.20 1951.20 1951.20
O-1 1329.30 1329.30 1329.30 1329.30
Commissioned Officer With Over 4 Years of Active Service as an Enlisted Member or Warrant Officer
O-3E 2271.00 2271.00 2271.00 2271.00
O-2E 1920.40 1920.40 1920.40 1920.40
O-1E 1650.60 1650.60 1650.60 1650.60
Warrant Officers
  Over 18 Over 20 Over 22 Over 26
W-4 2111.70 2180.40 2253.60 2428.80
W-3 1845.90 1917.30 1986.90 2057.10
W-2 1668.30 1721.10 1790.70 1790.70
W-1 1541.70 1596.90 1596.90 1596.90

NOTE 1. The Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy's basic pay is $2589.00 regardless of cumulative years of service.

NOTE 2. The Chief of Naval Operations pay remains $4176.00, regardless of time in service. Basic pay is limited to $4176.00 by the Level V of the Executive Schedule.

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E pay scale is Enlisted, W scale is Warrant Officer, O scale is Commissioned Officer.
Effective October 1, 1981 through September 30, 1982.

1982 Basic Military Pay Chart archive for active personnel of the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard.
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