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U.S. Navy Enlisted Pay 1943 - 1945

Monthly Pay of Enlisted Men, Navy and Naval Reserve

 

Pay
Grade

Classification

Base
Pay
($)

Years of Service

Over
3 6 9 12 15 18 21 24 27 30
1st Chief Petty Officers, Permanent appointment
Chief Petty Officers, Acting appointment
138.00
 126.00
144.90
 132.30
151.80
 138.60
158.70
 144.90
165.60
 151.20
172.50
 157.50
179.40
 163.80
186.30
 170.10
193.20
 176.40
200.10
 182.70
207.00
 189.00
2d Petty Officers, First class
Stewards, First class
Cooks, First class
114.00 119.70 125.40 131.10 136.80 142.50 148.20 153.90 159.60 165.30 171.00
3d Petty Officers, Second class
Stewards, Second class
Cooks, Second class
96.00 100.80 105.60 110.40 115.20 120.00 124.80 129.60 134.40 139.20 144.00
4th Petty Officers, Third class
Stewards, Third class
Cooks, Third class
78.00 81.90 85.80 89.70 93.60 97.50 101.40 105.30 109.20 113.10 117.00
5th Seaman, First class
Fireman, First class
Hospital apprentice, First class
Bugler, First class
Steward's mate, First class
66.00 69.30 72.60 75.90 79.20 82.50 85.80 89.10 92.40 95.70 99.00
6th Seaman, Second class
Fireman, Second class
Hospital apprentice, Second class
Bugler, Second class
Steward's mate, Second class
54.00 56.70 59.40 62.10 64.80 67.50 70.20 72.90 75.60 78.30 81.00
7th Apprentice seaman
Steward's mate, Third class
50.00 52.50 55.00 57.50 60.00 62.50 65.00 67.50 70.00 72.50 75.00

1.  For purposed of computing longevity pay of enlisted men, all periods of service (active and inactive) during which they were enlisted in or have held commissions or have held appointments as warrant officers or Army Field Clerks in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Coast and Geodetic Survey, Public Health Service, Organized Militia prior to July 1, 1916, active National Guard (of the several States, Territories and the District of Columbia), National Guard Reserve, National Guard of the United States, Officers Reserve Corps of the Army, Naval Militia, National Naval Volunteers, Naval Reserve Force, Naval Reserve, Marine Corps Reserve Force, Marine Corps Reserve, Coast Guard Reserve, Reserve Corps of the Public Health Service, Philippine Scouts, and Philippine Constabulary, Regular Army Reserve, Medical Reserve Corps of the Navy, Dental Reserve Corps of the Navy, Enlisted Reserve Corps, shall be counted.
 
2.  Base pay is payable only to enlisted men with less than 3 years of service.  All other enlisted men are entitled to the pay show in the appropriate columns, i.e., base pay plus an increase of 5 percent for each 3 years of service up to 30 years.
 
Source:
Register of Commissioned and Warrant Officer of the United States Navy and Marine Corps, July 1, 1945, NAVPERS 15013; Washington, Government Printing Office, 1945.