OPPORTUNITIES IN THE ARMY

We asked a group of serving soldiers and officers about their time in the Army - and about the opportunities that they've had that their civilian friends haven't had the chance to enjoy - and certainly not as part of their day jobs...

BENEFITS INCLUDE:

ABOUT ARMY PAY

Each rank has a pay band - so you'll be rewarded with rises as you progress.

 

Army officer pay is in line with other graduate jobs. Some Army jobs pay higher than the standard rate of pay. These are typically specialist roles, for example doctors, dentists or lawyers.

HOW MUCH WILL I EARN?

The current rates for officers just starting out in each of these ranks are: 

Officer cadets (at Sandhurst): £27,272 per annum

2nd Lieutenant: £32,780 per annum

Lieutenant: £33,931 per annum

Captain: £42,009 per annum

Major: £52,916 per annum