Army Lieutenant Colonel PayO-5 Field Officer, U.S. Army
A Lieutenant Colonel is a field officer in the United States Army at DoD paygrade O-5. A Lieutenant Colonel receives a monthly basic pay salary starting at $4,893 per month, with raises up to $8,313 per month after 22 years of service. In addition to basic pay, Lieutenant Colonels may receive additional pay allowances for housing and food, as well as special incentive pay for hostile fire and dangerous duties.
Army Lieutenant Colonel Basic Pay 2015
Army Lieutenant Colonel Monthly Allowance Pay
|Family Separation Allowance||$250.00|
$1,241.10 (full allowance)
$1,500.30 (with dependant)
|Hazardous Duty Allowance||
$150.00 (General Hazard)
|Hostile Fire Pay||$225.00|
Army Lieutenant Colonel Basic Pay Calculator
The Government civilian employee equivalent of a Lieutenant Colonel is paid under the General Schedule paygrade. To see how much civilian government employees earn, learn more about the General Schedule payscale.