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Soldier salary in United States

How much does a Soldier make in the United States?

Average base salary

$35,000
Non-cash benefit
Dental insurance
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The average salary for a soldier is $35,000 per year in the United States. 875 salaries reported, updated at August 5, 2022.

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Top companies for Soldiers in United States

  1. Benjamin Franklin Plumbing
    3.2star
    101 reviews7 salaries reported
    $80,524per year
  2. $65,730per year
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Highest paying cities for Soldiers in United States

  1. Colorado Springs, CO
    $50,309 per year
    54 salaries reported
  2. Fort Bliss, TX
    $49,582 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Fort Carson, CO
    $48,140 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. Fort Bragg, NC
    $40,935 per year
    6 salaries reported
  2. Fort Leonard Wood, MO
    $40,821 per year
    13 salaries reported
  3. Fort Riley, KS
    $34,852 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. El Paso, TX
    $33,790 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Fort Campbell, KY
    $30,214 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Fort Hood, TX
    $27,534 per year
    7 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Soldiers

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Loan repayment program
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 752 ratings

59% of Soldiers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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