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Response to Omaha Steve (Original post)

Tue Jan 20, 2015, 03:03 PM

8. The Private and Sergeant

get full health care including vision and dental for him/her and the entire family.

Tax-Free Housing & Food Allowances, or Free Room & Board.

30 Days of Vacation per Year or more based on grade.

Pension

Below is an example of the annual Regular Military pay for a servicemember at the E-4 pay level, with three years of military service.

Recent Example of Annual Military Pay:
Unmarried Married with 2 children
Basic Pay $24,300.00 $24,300.00
Cash for Meals $3,886.44 $3,886.44
Cash or (Equivalent) for Housing* $10,548.00 $13,932.00
Cash Total $38734.44 $42,118.44
Federal Tax Advantage $4,421.00 $5,412.00
Regular Military Compensation $43,155.44 $47,530.44

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