Soldier Salary (United States)

A Soldier earns an average salary of $41,988 per year.
Soldier Salary (?
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$21,794 - $72,563
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MEDIAN: $41,988
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National Salary Data

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$21,794 - $72,563  
   
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$0.00 - $14,191  
Total Pay (?
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$21,077 - $72,047  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 133
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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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Soldier

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

Experience Affects Soldier Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 31%
Late-Career
up arrow 27%
National Average
$42,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 6%
Entry-Level
up arrow 35%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
7%
female alumni
 
Male
93%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 97% dental benefits Dental: 97%
vision benefits Vision: 93% employee benefits None: 2%
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