Benefits

Career positions in the Air Force include pilots, combat system officers (navigators), lawyers, scientists, engineers, nurses, cyberspace officers and more. No matter where your talents lie, there's an Air Force career field to suit your special skills. Check out the various benefits we offer you.

  • An excellent starting salary (salary varies depending on rank and time in service), a pay increase with each promotion, and additional allowances for housing and food, as well as bonuses, and special duty pay.

  • 30 days vacation with pay each year

  • Free medical and dental care

  • $400,000 low-cost term life insurance

  • Tuition Assistance for post-graduate work

  • Worldwide travel opportunities

  • Retirement benefits

There's more. Throughout your military career you may be sent to professional military education courses, including Squadron Officer School, Air Command and Staff College, and Air War College. They will prepare you for military leadership - skills you'll need for increasing levels of responsibility.

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