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Soldier salary in the United States

Average salary
$32,500/yr
Based on 14,107 income tax records
$18,500
$74,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$18,500
$74,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

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The average salary for a Soldier in the United States is $32,500 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 14,107 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Soldier salaries in the United States can vary between $18,500 to $74,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Soldier salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Kansas City Metro Area, MO
81 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$28K – $70K
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Crestview Metro Area, FL
76 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$33K – $54K
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Columbia Metro Area, SC
106 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$32K – $51K
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Columbus Metro Area, GA
272 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$31K – $50K
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Richmond Metro Area, VA
77 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$30K – $51K
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Indianapolis Metro Area, IN
58 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$26K – $50K
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Augusta Metro Area, GA
277 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$32K – $50K
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Baltimore Metro Area, MD
241 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$30K – $49K
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Washington Metro Area, DC
396 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$30K – $57K
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Virginia Beach Metro Area, VA
128 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$28K – $47K
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Olympia Metro Area, WA
154 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$30K – $48K
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Sacramento Metro Area, CA
42 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$28K – $43K
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Philadelphia Metro Area, PA
103 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$27K – $45K
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San Antonio Metro Area, TX
267 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$28K – $48K
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Detroit Metro Area, MI
50 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$28K – $46K
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Colorado Springs Metro Area, CO
522 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$28K – $43K
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Tampa Metro Area, FL
111 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$26K – $39K
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Fayetteville Metro Area, NC
893 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$28K – $43K
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Savannah Metro Area, GA
130 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$27K – $45K
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Austin Metro Area, TX
121 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$28K – $52K
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Nashville Metro Area, TN
65 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$26K – $43K
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San Francisco Metro Area, CA
40 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$27K – $43K
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Urban Honolulu Metro Area, HI
447 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$29K – $42K
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Clarksville Metro Area, TN
588 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$28K – $39K
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Killeen Metro Area, TX
757 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$28K – $41K
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Raleigh Metro Area, NC
55 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$26K – $40K
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El Paso Metro Area, TX
510 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$28K – $43K
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Seattle Metro Area, WA
547 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$27K – $41K
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Anchorage Metro Area, AK
133 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$28K – $40K
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Jacksonville Metro Area, FL
46 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$27K – $43K
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Las Vegas Metro Area, NV
59 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$27K – $44K
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Miami Metro Area, FL
90 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$26K – $38K
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Riverside Metro Area, CA
127 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$25K – $40K
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Cincinnati Metro Area, OH
47 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$23K – $38K
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Boston Metro Area, MA
72 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$25K – $35K
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Denver Metro Area, CO
84 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$25K – $40K
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Minneapolis Metro Area, MN
61 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$23K – $36K
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San Diego Metro Area, CA
42 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$26K – $35K
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Atlanta Metro Area, GA
144 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$24K – $39K
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Houston Metro Area, TX
180 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$24K – $36K
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Phoenix Metro Area, AZ
100 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$23K – $34K
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Orlando Metro Area, FL
56 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$22K – $35K
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Dallas Metro Area, TX
160 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$25K – $34K
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New York Metro Area, NY
186 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$24K – $35K
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St. Louis Metro Area, MO
53 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$22K – $40K
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Charlotte Metro Area, NC
55 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$23K – $34K
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Chicago Metro Area, IL
110 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$25K – $33K
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Portland Metro Area, OR
50 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$22K – $32K
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Los Angeles Metro Area, CA
157 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$24K – $32K
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Columbus Metro Area, OH
40 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$22K – $34K

Soldier salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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US Department Of Defense, Leavenworth County, KS
43 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$33K – $84K

Soldier demographics in the United States

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58% are single
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42% are married
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34% have kids
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24% own a home

Soldier salaries by age

$0
$16,250
$32,500
$48,750
$65,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Soldiers in the United States

14,107 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a soldier in the United States is $32,500 per year. Soldier salaries in the United States can vary between $18,500 to $74,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 14,107 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as soldier.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for soldiers in the United States: Kansas City Metro Area, MO ($43,000 a year), Crestview Metro Area, FL ($41,500 a year), and Columbia Metro Area, SC ($40,000 a year).
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.