Need help figuring the civilian salary equivalent to your military pay?

9/2/2013

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If your next mission is transitioning out of military into the civilian life, one of your first questions is probably how to figure the civilian salary that’s equivalent to your current military pay.  You’ll need to take into account benefits like health care and dental, special incentive pay, relocation expenses, taxes and other factors. This video explains how to determine what you’ll need to make on the outside to match what you’re making in the military.

Now’s also a good time to check out USBA’s Military Jobs Center It’s the world’s largest military placement agency that’s helped over 25,000 veterans find rewarding new  careers. All resources and job placement services are 100% free of charge to those transitioning from military service. Get advice from Orion alums that’ve been in your boots.

When you sign up at the USBA Military Jobs Center, you get free access to helpful resources like the white paper, “5 Things to Do Before Starting Your Job Search.” Even if your transition date is months away, this is good information to have.

And remember your SGLI ends 120 days after you leave the service.  So take this opportunity to look at affordable life insurance options available from USBA. You can apply for these life insurance plans at any time to make sure your family is protected.

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