SOLDIER PAY AND OTHER BENEFITS
How Soldier Pay Compares to Civilian Jobs
A Career in the U.S. Army is not only an attractive option for its intangible benefits – leadership skills, strength and a chance to serve one’s country – but also its monetary benefits.
Leaders in the armed forces have long recognized the benefits of a well-paid military. In fact, congressional efforts in the past 20 years have greatly increased the average pay of service men and women.