Soldier Salary

A Soldier earns an average salary of $40,777 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

$23,250 - $73,988

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
$23,250 - $73,988  
$0.00 - $18,034  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
$23,136 - $73,552  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 139
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Soldier

  • Cook for personnel in different environments ranging from formal events through to exercises in the field.
  • Participate in classroom lectures and field training in the areas of navigation, field craft, administration, and more.
  • Perform a range of duties such as stores accounting, electronic ledger supply and warehousing duties.
  • Operate and maintain a wide variety of military equipment.
  • Listen to or interfere with enemy electronic transmissions.

Soldier Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Soldier

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Soldier Salaries

up arrow 74%

up arrow 33%

National Average

up arrow 4%

up arrow 29%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 45 votes.


4 %
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 98% dental benefits Dental: 98%
vision benefits Vision: 95% employee benefits None: 1%