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United States Coast Guard Pay (Ordered By Seniority)
E-1Coast Guard Seaman RecruitSeaman Recruit PayStarting pay $1,468/mo
E-2Coast Guard Seaman ApprenticeSeaman Apprentice PayStarting pay $1,645/mo
E-3Coast Guard SeamanSeaman PayStarting pay $1,730/mo - max $1,950/mo after 3 years
E-4Coast Guard Petty Officer Third ClassPetty Officer Third Class PayStarting pay $1,916/mo - max $2,326/mo after 6 years
E-5Coast Guard Petty Officer Second ClassPetty Officer Second Class PayStarting pay $2,090/mo - max $2,966/mo after 12 years
E-6Coast Guard Petty Officer First ClassPetty Officer First Class PayStarting pay $2,281/mo - max $3,533/mo after 18 years
E-7Coast Guard Chief Petty OfficerChief Petty Officer PayStarting pay $2,637/mo - max $4,740/mo after 26 years
E-8Coast Guard Senior Chief Petty OfficerSenior Chief Petty Officer PayStarting pay $3,794/mo - max $5,411/mo after 30 years
E-9Coast Guard Master Chief Petty OfficerMaster Chief Petty Officer PayStarting pay $4,635/mo - max $7,196/mo after 38 years
E-9Coast Guard Command Master Chief Petty OfficerCommand Master Chief Petty Officer PayStarting pay $4,635/mo - max $7,196/mo after 38 years
E-9Coast Guard Master Chief Petty Officer Of The Coast GuardMaster Chief Petty Officer Of The Coast Guard PayStarting pay $4,635/mo - max $7,196/mo after 38 years
W-2Coast Guard Chief Warrant Officer 2Chief Warrant Officer 2 PayStarting pay $3,100/mo - max $5,174/mo after 24 years
W-3Coast Guard Chief Warrant Officer 3Chief Warrant Officer 3 PayStarting pay $3,503/mo - max $6,145/mo after 26 years
W-4Coast Guard Chief Warrant Officer 4Chief Warrant Officer 4 PayStarting pay $3,836/mo - max $7,146/mo after 30 years
O-1Coast Guard EnsignEnsign PayStarting pay $2,784/mo - max $3,503/mo after 3 years
O-2Coast Guard Lieutenant Junior GradeLieutenant Junior Grade PayStarting pay $3,207/mo - max $4,439/mo after 6 years
O-3Coast Guard LieutenantLieutenant PayStarting pay $3,712/mo - max $6,039/mo after 14 years
O-4Coast Guard Lieutenant CommanderLieutenant Commander PayStarting pay $4,222/mo - max $7,049/mo after 18 years
O-5Coast Guard CommanderCommander PayStarting pay $4,893/mo - max $8,313/mo after 22 years
O-6Coast Guard CaptainCaptain PayStarting pay $5,870/mo - max $10,391/mo after 30 years
O-7Coast Guard Rear Admiral Lower HalfRear Admiral Lower Half PayStarting pay $7,919/mo - max $11,832/mo after 30 years
O-8Coast Guard Rear AdmiralRear Admiral PayStarting pay $9,531/mo - max $13,739/mo after 34 years
O-9Coast Guard Vice AdmiralVice Admiral PayStarting pay $13,470/mo - max $16,709/mo after 38 years
O-10Coast Guard AdmiralAdmiral PayStarting pay $15,401/mo - max $18,937/mo after 38 years

United States Coast Guard Pay

Sailors in the United States Coast Guard are receive a monthly salary called basic pay at a rate determined by their rank's Department of Defense paygrade. Most Coast Guard paygrades receive automatic pay raises every one to two years, with lower paygrades reaching maximum pay more quickly then higher paygrades.

In addition to monthly basic pay, all sailors are eligible for a variety of supplimental payments and allowances including combat pay, flight pay, and food and housing allowances among others. Choose any Coast Guard rank for a full basic pay chart as well as applicable allowances and additional pay.