Pay rates for non-commissioned members

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These pay tables are for information only. If you have any questions about your pay please contact your Chain of Command or Orderly Room.

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Regular Force and Class C Reserve service - monthly rates of pay (in dollars)

Pay rates for non-commissioned members (NCMs) of the Regular Force and Reservists on Class C service are listed below by rank, within each occupation groups. These are monthly pay rates and they are the latest rates available as of 2017 unless stated otherwise. 

Within each rank there are a number of pay increments (PI) which represent automatic annual increases in pay to recognize advancements in experience, skill and knowledge. Some ranks have several pay levels based on entry plans to the Canadian Armed Forces. See pay overview for information on the factors that determine pay rates.

Private
Pay level Trade group PI 1 PI 2 PI 3
1 Standard 2985 3647 4382
Corporal
Pay level Trade group Basic pay PI 1 PI 2 PI 3 PI 4
5A Standard 5014 5088 5162 5234 5302
5A Specialist 1 5616 5714 5811 5906 6009
5A Specialist 2 5947 6065 6184 6303 6419
5B Standard 5223 5297 5365 5441 5516
5B Specialist 1 5829 5932 6030 6126 6228
5B Specialist 2 6162 6286 6399 6521 6646
Sergeant
Pay level Trade group Basic pay PI 1 PI 2 PI 3 PI 4
6A Standard 5761 5817 5877 5940 5995
6A Specialist 1 6458 6517 6582 6647 6705
6A Specialist 2 6839 6904 6968 7030 7091
Warrant Officer
Pay level Trade group Basic pay PI 1 PI 2 PI 3 PI 4
6B Standard 6415 6476 6535 6600 6660
6B Specialist 1 6990 7052 7116 7178 7233
6B Specialist 2 7257 7319 7381 7447 7503
Master Warrant Officer
Pay level Trade group Basic pay PI 1 PI 2 PI 3 PI 4
7 Standard 7081 7153 7226 7298 7370
7 Specialist 1 7557 7633 7710 7786 7860
7 Specialist 2 7712 7790 7863 7936 8009
Chief Warrant Officer
Pay level Trade group Basic pay PI 1 PI 2 PI 3 PI 4
8A Standard 7863 7945 8030 8111 8190
8A Specialist 1 7863 7945 8030 8111 8190
8A Specialist 2 7863 7945 8030 8111 8190
8B Standard 8412 8502 8592 8678 8765
8B Specialist 1 8412 8502 8592 8678 8765
8B Specialist 2 8412 8502 8592 8678 8765
8C Standard 8750 8841 8937 9023 9113
8C Specialist 1 8750 8841 8937 9023 9113
8C Specialist 2 8750 8841 8937 9023 9113

Pay notes

  • 1. The Special Military Differential for the CAF CWO/CPO1 is $4,374 per year as of October 2018.
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Class A and Class B Reserve service - daily rates of pay (in dollars)

Pay rates for Reservists on Class A and Class B service are listed below by rank, within each occupation group. These are daily pay rates and they are the latest rates available as of 2017 unless stated otherwise. 

Within each rank there are a number of pay increments (PI) which represent automatic annual increases in pay to recognize advancements in experience, skill and knowledge. Some ranks have several pay levels based on entry plans to the Canadian Armed Forces. See pay overview for information on the factors that determine pay rates.

Private
Pay level Trade group Basic pay PI 1 PI 2 PI 3 PI 4
1 Standard n/a 96.06 110.92 133.26 n/a
Corporal
Pay level Trade group Basic pay PI 1 PI 2 PI 3 PI 4
A Standard 152.98 155.24 157.50 159.70 161.76
A Specialist 1 171.36 174.34 177.30 180.20 183.34
A Specialist 2 181.46 185.04 188.68 192.32 195.86
B Standard 159.36 161.62 163.68 166.00 168.30
B Specialist 1 177.86 181.00 183.98 186.92 190.02
B Specialist 2 188.02 191.78 195.24 198.98 202.78
Sergeant
Pay level Trade group Basic pay PI 1 PI 2 PI 3 PI 4
4 Standard 175.78 177.48 179.32 181.24 182.92
4 Specialist 1 197.06 198.84 200.82 202.82 204.58
4 Specialist 2 208.66 210.66 212.60 214.50 216.36
Warrant Officer
Pay level Trade group Basic pay PI 1 PI 2 PI 3 PI 4
5 Standard 195.72 197.60 199.38 201.38 203.20
5 Specialist 1 213.28 215.16 217.12 219.02 220.68
5 Specialist 2 221.42 223.32 225.20 227.20 228.94
Master Warrant Officer
Pay level Trade group Basic pay PI 1 PI 2 PI 3 PI 4
6 Standard 216.04 218.26 220.48 222.66 224.86
6 Specialist 1 230.56 232.88 235.24 237.56 239.80
6 Specialist 2 235.30 237.68 239.92 242.14 244.36
Chief Warrant Officer
Pay level Trade group Basic pay PI 1 PI 2 PI 3 PI 4
7A Standard 239.92 242.40 245.00 247.46 249.90
7A Specialist 1 239.92 242.40 245.00 247.46 249.90
7A Specialist 2 239.92 242.40 245.00 247.46 249.90
7B Standard 256.66 259.42 262.14 264.76 267.42
7B Specialist 1 256.66 259.42 262.14 264.76 267.42
7B Specialist 2 256.66 259.42 262.14 264.76 267.42
7C Standard 266.96 269.74 272.66 275.28 278.04
7C Specialist 1 266.96 269.74 272.66 275.28 278.04
7C Specialist 2 266.96 269.74 272.66 275.28 278.04

(TB, effective 1 April 2019)

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