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ARMY NURSE vs. CIVILIAN PROFESSIONAL

Your salary including housing & subsistence allowance based on 2006 salaries:
Starting: $41,790.00 After 2 Years: $51,942.00 After 4 Years: $66,942.00
*Based on Columbus, GA BAH and no dependents

COMPARE YOUR FUTURE

 

Civilian Professional
Army Officer
VACATION
Two weeks per Year
30 Days per Year
SICK LEAVE
Limited
Unlimited, with full pay and allowances
MEDICAL/DENTAL
Possible Professional Discount
FREE
TRAVEL
At Own Expense
Military facilities around the world and space available flights overseas
RECREATION
At Own Expense
Officers Club, golf courses, fitness centers, etc. Planned family activities
CONTINUED EDUCATION
Possible Reimbursement
Programs available for tuition Army pays 100% of all tuition cost
RETIREMENT
Social Security at 62 and own retirment plan
Eligible for retirement after 20 yrs. Active service
PAY RAISES
As determined by civilian institution
Automatic raises every year
SHOPPING
Civilian Stores
Reduced prices at Base Exchange and Commissary, Garden Shop, etc.
RELOCATION ALLOWANCE
At Own Expense
Household goods moved government expense, plus moving allowances
LIFE INSURANCE
At Own Expense
$400,000 term policy for only $26 per month
JOB SECURITY
Seniority lost when relocating
SECURE! Your security moves with you