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Military Pay Chart 2004

2004 US Military Basic Pay Charts

On December 30, 2003, President George W. Bush signed Executive Order 13322 that implemented Public Law 108-136, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004, which provided a targeted basic pay raise for various Pay Grades and longevity thresholds of 3.7 to 5.7% for the uniformed members of the military.

The law increased the monthly rate of the family separation allowance (FSA) from $100 to $250, and increased the monthly amount of hostile fire and imminent danger pay from $150 to $225.

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The Navy active duty end-strength total, officer and enlisted, for Fiscal Year 2004 was 373,800.

The United States military pay scales below became effective on January 1, 2004 and continued to be in effect until December 31, 2004. 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.

2004 Sea Pay Chart
2004 Submarine Pay Chart
2004 Officer Pay Chart

2004 Enlisted Basic Military Pay Chart

Enlisted pay for less than 2 to over 6 years of service.
Pay GradeYears of Service
Less than 2Over 2Over 3Over 4Over 6
E-72145.002341.202430.602549.702642.10
E-61855.502041.202131.202218.802310.00
E-51700.101813.501901.101991.102130.60
E-41558.201638.301726.801814.101891.50
E-31407.001495.501585.501585.501585.50
E-21337.701337.701337.701337.701337.70
E-11193.401193.401193.401193.401193.40
E-1

Less than 4 months

1104.00    


Enlisted pay chart for 8 to over 16 years of service.
Pay GradeYears of Service
Over 8Over 10Over 12Over 14Over 16
E-9 3769.203854.703962.404089.30
E-83085.503222.003306.303407.703517.50
E-72801.402891.102980.203139.803219.60
E-62516.102596.202685.302763.302790.90
E-52250.902339.702367.902367.902367.90
E-41891.501891.501891.501891.501891.50
E-31585.501585.501585.501585.501585.50
E-21337.701337.701337.701337.701337.70
E-11193.401193.401193.401193.401193.40
Enlisted pay chart for 18 to over 26 years of service.
Pay GradeYears of Service
Over 18Over 20Over 22Over 24Over 26
E-9

See Note 1

4216.504421.104594.204776.605054.70
E-83715.503815.703986.404081.204314.30
E-73295.503341.703498.003599.103855.00
E-62809.802809.802809.802809.802809.80
E-52367.902367.902367.902367.902367.90
E-41891.501891.501891.501891.501891.50
E-31585.501585.501585.501585.501585.50
E-21337.701337.701337.701337.701337.70
E-11193.401193.401193.401193.401193.40

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2004 Officer Basic Military Pay Chart

Officer pay chart for under 2 years to 6 years of service.
Pay GradeYears of Service
Under 2Over 2Over 3Over 4Over 6
O-87751.108004.908173.208220.608430.30
O-76440.706739.806878.406988.507187.40
O-64773.605244.305588.405588.405609.70
O-53979.504482.904793.404851.605044.80
O-43433.503974.704239.904299.004545.30
O-33018.903422.403693.904027.204220.10
O-22608.202970.603421.503537.003609.90
O-12264.402356.502848.502848.502848.50
Commissioned Officer With Over 4 Years of Active Service as an Enlisted Member or Warrant Officer
O-3E   4027.204220.10
O-2E   3537.003609.90
O-1E   2848.503042.30
Warrant Officers
 Under 2Over 2Over 3Over 4Over 6
W-43119.403355.803452.403547.203710.40
W-32848.802967.903089.403129.303257.10
W-22505.902649.002774.102865.302943.30
W-12212.802394.002515.202593.502802.30
Officer pay chart for 8 years to 16 years of service.
Pay GradeYears of Service
Over 8Over 10Over 12Over 14Over 16
O-88781.908863.509197.109292.809579.90
O-77384.207611.907839.008066.708781.90
O-65850.005882.105882.106216.306807.30
O-55161.205415.905602.805844.006213.60
O-44809.305137.805394.005571.605673.60
O-34431.604568.704794.304911.304911.30
O-23609.903609.903609.903609.903609.90
O-12848.502848.502848.502848.502848.50
Commissioned Officer With Over 4 Years of Active Service as an Enlisted Member or Warrant Officer
O-3E4431.604568.704794.304984.205092.80
O-2E3724.803918.604068.604180.204180.20
O-1E3154.503269.403382.203537.003537.00
Warrant Officers
 Over 8Over 10Over 12Over 14Over 16
W-43871.504035.004194.304359.004617.30
W-33403.203595.803786.303988.804140.60
W-23157.803321.603443.403562.203643.80
W-12928.303039.903164.703247.203321.90
Officer pay chart for 18 years to 26 years of service.
Pay GradeYears of Service
Over 18Over 20Over 22Over 24Over 26
O-10

See Note 2

 12524125861284713303
O-9 10954111121134011738
O-89995.7010379106351063510635
O-79386.109386.109386.109386.109433.50
O-6

See Note 3

7154.107500.907698.307897.808285.40
O-56389.706563.406760.806760.806760.80
O-45733.005733.005733.005733.005733.00
O-34911.304911.304911.304911.304911.30
O-23609.503609.503609.503609.503609.50
O-12848.502848.502848.502848.502848.50
Commissioned Officer With Over 4 Years of Active Service as an Enlisted Member or Warrant Officer
O-3E5241.305241.305241.305241.305241.30
O-2E4180.204180.204180.204180.204180.20
O-1E3537.003537.003537.003537.003537.00
Warrant Officers
 Over 18Over 20Over 22Over 24Over 26
W-5 5360.705544.305728.805914.20
W-44782.604944.305112.005277.005445.90
W-34291.804356.904424.104570.204716.30
W-23712.503843.003972.604103.704103.70
W-13443.703535.803535.803535.803535.80

NOTE 1. The Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy's basic pay is $6,090.90 regardless of cumulative years of service.

NOTE 2. The Chief of Naval Operations pay is $14,634.20, regardless of time in service; however, basic pay for O-7 through O-10 is limited by the Level III of the Executive Schedule (ES) to $12,050.00.

NOTE 3. O-6 and below is limited by level V of the ES at $10,608.30.

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E pay scale is Enlisted, W scale is Warrant Officer, O scale is Commissioned Officer. Effective January 1, 2004 through December 31, 2004.

2004 Basic Military Pay Chart archive for active personnel of the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard.

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