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Military Pay Chart 2018

2018 U.S. Military Basic Pay Charts

The pay scales reflect a projected 2.1% increase in military pay for 2018 per President Trump's budget proposal for FY-18. The proposal is 0.3 percent less than the amount called for by U.S. Code Title 37, and equals the same raise percentage approved by President Obama for 2017.

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Effective on January 1, 2018 if approved.

2018 Active Duty Enlisted Military Pay Chart (2.1%)

Monthly basic pay amounts are rounded to the nearest U.S. dollar and are for the active components of the Navy, Marine Corps, Army, Air Force, and Coast Guard.

Enlisted 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 2936 3204 3327 3489 3616
E-6 2539 2794 2917 3037 3162
E-5 2326 2482 2602 2725 2917
E-4 2133 2242 2363 2483 2589
E-3 1925 2047 2170 2170 2170
E-2 1831 1831 1831 1831 1831
E-1 1633 1633 1633 1633 1633
E-1

Less than 4 months

1511  
Enlisted pay chart for 8 to over 16 years of service.
Pay GradeYears of Service
Over 8Over 10Over 12Over 14Over 16
E-9   5159 5276 5423 5596
E-8 4223 4410 4525 4664 4814
E-7 3834 3957 4175 4356 4480
E-6 3443 3553 3765 3830 3878
E-5 3117 3281 3301 3301 3301
E-4 2589 2589 2589 2589 2589
E-3 2170 2170 2170 2170 2170
E-2 1831 1831 1831 1831 1831
E-1 1633 1633 1633 1633 1633
Enlisted pay chart for 18 to over 26 years of service.
Pay GradeYears of Service
Over 18Over 20Over 22Over 24Over 26
E-9 5771 6051 6288 6537 6919
E-8 5085 5222 5456 5585 5904
E-7 4611 4663 4834 4926 5276
E-6 3933 3933 3933 3933 3933
E-5 3301 3301 3301 3301 3301
E-4 2589 2589 2589 2589 2589
E-3 2170 2170 2170 2170 2170
E-2 1831 1831 1831 1831 1831
E-1 1633 1633 1633 1633 1633
Enlisted pay chart for over 30 years of service.
Pay Grade Years of Service
Over 30 Over 34 Over 38 Over 40
E-9 7264 7628 8009 Make room
E-8 6023 6023 6023 Retire!!

2018 Active Duty Officer Military Pay Chart

Monthly basic pay amounts are rounded to the nearest U.S. dollar and are for the active components of the Navy, Marine Corps, Army, Air Force, and Coast Guard.

Officer pay chart for under 2 years to 6 years of service.
Pay GradeYears of Service
Under 2Over 2Over 3Over 4Over 6
O-8 10368 10708 10933 10996 11278
O-7 8615 9016 9201 9348 9614
O-6 6533 7178 7648 7648 7677
O-5 5446 6135 6560 6640 6905
O-4 4699 5440 5803 5884 6221
O-3 4132 4684 5055 5512 5776
O-2 3570 4066 4683 4841 4940
O-1 3099 3225 3899 3899 3899
Commissioned Officer With Over 4 Years of Active Service as an Enlisted Member or Warrant Officer
O-3E   5512 5776
O-2E   4841 4940
O-1E   3899 4163
Warrant Officers
  Under 2 Over 2 Over 3 Over 4 Over 6
W-4 4270 4593 4725 4855 5078
W-3 3899 4062 4228 4283 4458
W-2 3450 3777 3877 3946 4170
W-1 3029 3354 3442 3627 3847
Officer pay chart for 8 years to 16 years of service.
Pay GradeYears of Service
Over 8Over 10Over 12Over 14Over 16
O-8 11747 11857 12303 12431 12815
O-7 9878 10182 10486 10790 11747
O-6 8007 8050 8050 8508 9317
O-5 7064 7412 7668 7999 8505
O-4 6582 7032 7382 7626 7765
O-3 6065 6253 6561 6722 6722
O-2 4940 4940 4940 4940 4940
O-1 3899 3899 3899 3899 3899
Commissioned Officer With Over 4 Years of Active Service as an Enlisted Member or Warrant Officer
O-3E 6065 6253 6561 6821 6970
O-2E 5098 5363 5568 5721 5721
O-1E 4317 4475 4629 4841 4841
Warrant Officers
  Over 8 Over 10 Over 12 Over 14 Over 16
W-4 5299 5522 5860 6155 6435
W-3 4801 5159 5327 5522 5723
W-2 4518 4690 4860 5067 5229
W-1 4169 4320 4531 4738 4901
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 1

  16754 16836 17186 17796
O-9   14654 14865 15170 15702
O-8 13371 13884 14227 14227 14227
O-7 12555 12555 12555 12555 12619
O-6

See Note 2

9791 10266 10536 10809 11339
O-5 8745 8983 9253 9253 9253
O-4 7846 7846 7846 7846 7846
O-3 6722 6722 6722 6722 6722
O-2 4940 4940 4940 4940 4940
O-1 3899 3899 3899 3899 3899
Commissioned Officer With Over 4 Years of Active Service as an Enlisted Member or Warrant Officer
O-3E 7174 7174 7174 7174 7174
O-2E 5721 5721 5721 5721 5721
O-1E 4841 4841 4841 4841 4841
Warrant Officers
  Over 18 Over 20 Over 22 Over 24 Over 26
W-5   7592 7977 8264 8582
W-4 6665 6889 7219 7489 7798
W-3 6084 6328 6474 6629 6840
W-2 5376 5552 5667 5759 5759
W-1 5051 5233 5233 5233 5233
Officer pay chart for over 30 years of service.
Pay Grade Years of Service
Over 30 Over 34 Over 38 Over 40
O-10 18686 19620 20601 Time for
O-9 16487 17312 18177 Retirement!
O-8 14583 14947 14947 Retire!!
O-7 12872 12872 12872 Retire!!
O-6 11566 11566 11566 Retire!!
Warrant Officers Over 30 Years of Service
Pay Grade Years of Service
Over 30 Over 34 Over 38 Over 40
W-5 9011 9461 9935 Make room
W-4 7954 7954 7954 you're old!!

NOTE 1. Basic pay for O-7 through O-10 is limited by the Level II of the Executive Schedule (ES).

E pay scale is Enlisted, W scale is Warrant Officer, O scale is Commissioned Officer. Effective January 1, 2018 if approved.

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2018 Basic Military Pay Chart for the active personnel of the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard.

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