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US Department of Defense Military Officer salary in the United States

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Based on 4,286 income tax records
Average salary by age
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The average total salary for a US Department of Defense Military Officer is $73,500 per year. This is based on data from 4,286 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Military Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Military Officer salary can vary between $26,500 to $137,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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US Department of Defense Military Officer salary by location

US Department of Defense Military Officer demographics

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43% are single
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57% are married
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43% have kids
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47% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for US Department of Defense Military Officers

4,286 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a military officer in the United States is $73,500 per year. Military officer salaries in the United States can vary between $26,500 to $137,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 4,286 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as military officer.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for military officers in the United States: Harrisburg Metro Area, PA ($108,000 a year), Spokane Metro Area, WA ($99,000 a year), and Kansas City Metro Area, MO ($98,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.