United States Coast Guard » Enlisted Ranks and Pay
United States Coast Guard Enlisted Pay (Ordered By Seniority)
|E-1||Seaman Recruit Pay||Starting pay $1,733/mo|
|E-2||Seaman Apprentice Pay||Starting pay $1,943/mo|
|E-3||Seaman Pay||Starting pay $2,043/mo - max $2,303/mo with over 10 years' experience|
|E-4||Petty Officer Third Class Pay||Starting pay $2,263/mo - max $2,747/mo with over 10 years' experience|
|E-5||Petty Officer Second Class Pay||Starting pay $2,468/mo - max $3,502/mo with over 12 years' experience|
|E-6||Petty Officer First Class Pay||Starting pay $2,694/mo - max $4,172/mo with over 18 years' experience|
|E-7||Chief Petty Officer Pay||Starting pay $3,114/mo - max $5,597/mo with over 26 years' experience|
|E-8||Senior Chief Petty Officer Pay||Starting pay $4,480/mo - max $6,390/mo with over 30 years' experience|
|E-9||Master Chief Petty Officer Pay||Starting pay $5,473/mo - max $8,498/mo with over 38 years' experience|
|E-9||Command Master Chief Petty Officer Pay||Starting pay $5,473/mo - max $8,498/mo with over 38 years' experience|
|E-9||Master Chief Petty Officer Of The Coast Guard Pay||Starting pay $5,473/mo - max $8,498/mo with over 38 years' experience|
United States Coast Guard Enlisted Pay
Enlisted seamen in the United States Coast Guard receive a diverse compensation package, including a variety of benefits and payments. A seamen's primary salary consists of monthly basic pay, the amount of which is determined by the seamen's Department of Defense paygrade. The eleven enlisted ranks in the Coast Guard range from the entry level DoD paygrade E-1, Seaman Recruit, to paygrade E-9, Master Chief Petty Officer Of The Coast Guard.
Enlisted seamen are eligible for automatic pay raises on a yearly or biyearly basis, depending on their current Coast Guard paygrade. Seamen at lower paygrades will reach their maximum basic pay much faster then ranking seamen at higher paygrades, who may continue to receive periodic raises for decades of service.
In addition to basic pay, the Coast Guard offers a wide variety of additional allowances, payments, and benefits to enlisted seamen including hostile fire pay, hazard pay, housing and food allowances and more. Choose any Coast Guard rank from the table above to view a full basic pay table and detailed information on other applicable payments and allowances.
In addition to basic pay and allowances, active-duty seamen, veterans, and even their families are eligible for hundreds of discounts and additional benefits offered by organizations and private companies like JetBlue , United Airlines , Verizon , and hundreds more.Learn more about Military Discounts