United States Navy » Enlisted Rank Structure
United States Navy Enlisted Ranks (Ordered By Seniority)
|E-1||Seaman Recruit||SR||Junior Enlisted||[more]|
|E-2||Seaman Apprentice||SA||Junior Enlisted||[more]|
|E-4||Petty Officer Third Class||PO3||Noncommissioned Officer||[more]|
|E-5||Petty Officer Second Class||PO2||Noncommissioned Officer||[more]|
|E-6||Petty Officer First Class||PO1||Noncommissioned Officer||[more]|
|E-7||Chief Petty Officer||CPO||Senior Noncommissioned Officer||[more]|
|E-8||Senior Chief Petty Officer||SCPO||Senior Noncommissioned Officer||[more]|
|E-9||Master Chief Petty Officer||MCPO||Senior Noncommissioned Officer||[more]|
|E-9||Command Master Chief Petty Officer||CMDCM||Senior Enlisted Advisor||[more]|
|E-9||Master Chief Petty Officer Of The Navy||MCPON||Senior Enlisted Advisor||[more]|
United States Navy Enlisted Ranks In Order
Enlisted seamen, including regular seamen and their non-commissioned officers, form the lifeblood of the United States Navy. The U.S. Navy has a total of eleven enlisted ranks.
Most seamen enter the Navy as a Seaman Recruit following successful completion of Basic Training, and receive promotions and pay raises based on experience and leadership qualities. The highest enlisted rank a soldier can achieve in the Navy is Command Master Chief Petty Officer.
This table lists the Navy enlisted ranks in order of seniority, from lowest to highest. Choose any rank for detailed information on rank insignia, Navy responsibilities, pay, and more.
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