Pay & Allowances

In the Army you'll earn a good salary from day one, plus a comprehensive package that includes generous Super and a variety of allowances.

Great pay is just the start

You'll enjoy all this and more in the Army:

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See how salaries stack up

OFFICER EXAMPLE

On completion of military and employment training a General Service Officer earns:

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SOLDIER EXAMPLE

On completion of military and employment training an Command Support Clerk earns:

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RESERVE OFFICER EXAMPLE

On completion of military training a Medical Officer earns:

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RESERVE SOLDIER EXAMPLE

On completion of military training a Rifleman earns:

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Find out about our generous superannuation options by clicking here.

Get paid to acquire skills

Every member of the Army gets paid to train, including trade apprentices. The package you receive (which includes various allowances) will depend on what stage you're at and which education scheme (if any) you are studying under. For example:

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