Special Military Pay is compensation added to basic pay benefits and allowances that may include incentive pay based on specific career field or location, even when new to the military. The articles in this section detail each of the specific areas of special pay and the eligibility for each one.
Overseas Tour Extension Incentive Program - OTEIP
The military may offer certain servicemembers an added incentive for extending their overseas tour.
Hardship Duty Pay
Hardship Duty Pay is a special pay for members stationed in areas with living conditions extremely below standards in the U.S...
Aviation incentive pay is paid to both officers and enlisted who have flight related duties.
Aviation Career Incentive Pay for Officers
If you are an active duty commissioned officer on aviation duty, you are entitled to Aviation Career incentive pay.
Career Sea Pay
If you're on sea duty, you are entitled to Career Sea pay at a monthly rate of up to $750