2024 Military Pay Dates


This table reflects the schedule of 2024 military pay dates for the active and reserve components. The information may help avoid any confusion as to when you should expect to see the payment deposited to your account.

Note: Each service member has the option of receiving his or her pay once or twice a month. If they select to receive their pay twice a month, they will receive semi-monthly pay on the 15th of each month. If the 1st or 15th falls on Saturday or Sunday, pay day is the Friday before.

Pay Period Mid-Month Pay Day End-of-Month Pay Day
January Jan. 12 Feb. 1
February Feb. 15 Mar. 1
March Mar. 15 April 1
April Apr. 15 May 1
May May 15 May 31
June June 14 July 1
July July 15 Aug. 1
August Aug. 15 Aug. 30
September Sep. 13 Oct. 1
October Oct. 15 Nov. 1
November Nov. 15 Nov. 29
December Dec. 13 Dec. 31

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