How much does a Soldier make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Soldier in the United States is $20 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $18 and $23. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a Soldier?

A Soldier is one who fights as part of an army. A Soldier can be a conscripted or volunteer enlisted person, a non-commissioned officer, or an officer....

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Energy One America - Norfolk , VA
This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing business! Energy One America, is looking for a career-minded individual for our Virginia Beach market. Our privately owned industry-leading building ...
ZipRecruiter - 77 days ago
U.S. Army Reserve Command - Fort Belvoir , VA
This position requires an active membership as a Soldier in the Army Reserve before a start date can be set. To learn more about minimum qualifications to join the Army Reserve, visit This position ...
Lensa - 9 days ago
Amentum - Fort Belvoir , VA
As an Integrated Master Scheduler you will support the PM IVAS Project Offices under PEO Soldier. You will use your understanding of integrated project scheduling to execute the following critical ...
Upward.net - 43 days ago
U.S. Army - Wise , VA
As a Soldier you secure your future with a career in the Active Duty Army (full-time) and are able to take advantage of all the benefits that serving in the Army gives you. You gain leadership skills ...
Snagajob - 80 days ago
U.S. Army - Bristol , VA
As a Soldier you secure your future with a career in the Active Duty Army (full-time) and are able to take advantage of all the benefits that serving in the Army gives you. You gain leadership skills ...
Snagajob - 80 days ago
U.S. Army - Wise , VA
If so, serving as a full-time soldier in the U.S. Army or part-time in the Army Reserves could be the right career choice for you. This is an entry-level position, now hiring with no experience ...
Snagajob - 80 days ago
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Understand the total hourly compensation opportunity for a Soldier, hourly wage plus other pay elements

Average Hourly Wage

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Average Total Hourly Cash Compensation

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Soldier in the United States. The average hourly rate for Soldier ranges from $18 to $23 with the average hourly pay of $20. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $19 to $24 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $21.

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