3383 employees reported this benefit
Only if you make it to retirement.
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.
The retirement plan includes health insurance, pension and thrift savings plan. Also soldiers are eligible for retirement after 20 years.
The ARMY takes care of you.
They offer the Roth or the TSP
20-year retirement when offered. No longer offerrd
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
You receive half your base pay for life
100% retirement pay at 40 years is difficult especially if working highly hazardous positions
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.