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2018 Proposed Pay

Trump Budget Calls for 2.1% Military Pay Raise in 2018. Read the article

Proposed pay for 2018 showing 2.1% pay increase. Military.com Pay Calculator

2017 Pay Increase

Military pay saw a 2.1 percent increase for 2017, compared to 2016 levels. The military pay tables below apply to active members of the Navy, Marines, Army, Air Force, and Coast Guard.

The calculator above (and related tables below) reflect 2017 monthly pay based on the 2.1 percent pay raise, which is effective as of January 1, 2017. This pay increase will be reflected in your January 15 paycheck.

Factors That Affect Military Pay

  • The Annual Pay Raise
  • Longevity raises virtually every 2 years (based on the number of years in service)
  • Promotions
  • Number of Drill Periods (Guard and Reserve only)
  • Basic Allowance for Housing Increases: BAH (based on location)
  • Basic Allowance for Subsistence Increases: BAS
  • Cost of Living Allowance Increases: COLA (based on location)
  • And Special Pay(s) (based on occupations: Language Skills, Combat, Flight, Hazardous Duty)

 

2017 Military Pay Charts:

2017 Active Duty Pay Charts

2017 Drill Pay Charts

To calculate your complete military pay, including base pay, BAH and other special pays, use the Military Pay Calculator.

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2017 Military Pay Charts

Check out the 2017 US military pay scale charts for all ranks for active duty, as well as Reserve and Guard components.

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