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US Army Retirement Plan

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  • Feb 27, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Infantry Squad Leader in Fort Campbell, Kentucky

    Only if you make it to retirement.

  • Feb 26, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Washington, District of Columbia

    The worst thing the military did was change its retirement plan from a defined benefit plan to a blended plan. The new plan is a combination 401(k) and the old defined benefit plan.

  • Feb 24, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former E6 - Army - Staff Sergeant in Fort Bragg, North Carolina

    The retirement plan includes health insurance, pension and thrift savings plan. Also soldiers are eligible for retirement after 20 years.

  • Feb 21, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former 92A Automated Logistics Specialist in Fort Bragg, North Carolina

    The ARMY takes care of you.

  • Feb 19, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Data Analysis Expert in Fort Bragg, North Carolina

    They offer the Roth or the TSP

  • Feb 15, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Information Technology Specialist in Fort Rucker, Alabama

    20-year retirement when offered. No longer offerrd

  • Feb 14, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Military intelligence systems maintainer/integrator in Fort Riley, Kansas

    This is honestly one of the only careers that will grant you retirement benefits after only 20 years in the field. You can effectively retire by age 38

  • Feb 12, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Health care Recruiter in San Antonio, Texas

    You receive half your base pay for life

  • Feb 09, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Operations Supervisor in Honolulu, Hawaii

    100% retirement pay at 40 years is difficult especially if working highly hazardous positions

  • Feb 06, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Colorado Springs, Colorado

    401k with low expense ratios, decent selection. Selection from: S&P 500, international large cap, U.S. Small cap, bonds and treasuries. After 20 years of service, pension provides 40%+ of base pay each month starting the day you retire.


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