US Army Soldier Monthly Pay

Updated May 11, 2021



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1,983 Salaries


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$303 Avg

Cash Bonus

Reported in 7 salaries

$0 - $3,603 Range

$838 Avg


Reported in 1 salaries

$838 - $838 Range
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How much does a Soldier at US Army make?

The typical US Army Soldier salary is $4,525. Soldier salaries at US Army can range from $1,719 - $12,483. This estimate is based upon 250 US Army Soldier salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Soldier at US Army can expect to make an average total pay of $4,573 . See all Soldier salaries to learn how this stacks up in the market.


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The national average salary for a Soldier is $51,257 in United States, which is 1032% higher than the salary offered by US Army for this job.

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