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Military Pay - BAH, BAS and Other Allowances for 2013

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In addition to basic pay, servicemembers also receive various allowances such as Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH), Basic Allowance for Subsistence (BAS) and Family Separation pay, all of which are featured below for calendar year 2013.

(Please note, if you're searching for pay charts, there's a listing of basic pay charts for active duty and Reserve and Guard members for calendar year 2013 here.)

The following numerical figures are provided courtesy of the Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS).

Allowances for 2013

Family Separation Allowance: $250 for all pay grades.

Basic Allowance for Subsistence (BAS): When duty prevents a servicemember from eating at the dining facility, Basic Allowance for Subsistence (BAS) is provided to help offset the cost of missed meals. This particular allowance is meant solely for the servicemember and is not considered money to help feed his or her dependents. The BAS for 2013 is:

  • Officers: $242.60
  • Enlisted: $352.27

Family Subsistence Supplemental Allowance: Not to exceed $1,100.00 for all pay grades

Standard Initial Clothing Allowance
The following allowances are for enlisted members only.

Army

  • Male: $ 1,533.95
  • Female: $ 1,756.94
Navy
  • Male: $ 1,811.61
  • Female: $ 2,031.69
Air Force
  • Male: $ 1,464.04
  • Female: $ 1,667.36
Marine Corps
  • Male: $ 1,758.70
  • Female: $ 1,803.50

Cash Clothing Replacement Allowance
The following allowances are for enlisted members only.

Army

Male

  • Basic: $ 327.60
  • Standard: $ 469.35
  • Special: $ 0.00
Female
  • Basic: $ 367.20
  • Standard: $ 522.00
  • Special: $ 0.00

Navy

Male

  • Basic: $ 327.60
  • Standard: $ 468.00
  • Special: $ 640.80
Female
  • Basic: $ 331.20
  • Standard: $ 471.60
  • Special: $ 630.00

Air Force

Male

  • Basic: $ 237.60
  • Standard: $ 338.40
  • Special: $ 0.00
Female
  • Basic: $ 241.20
  • Standard: $ 342.00
  • Special: $ 0.00

Marine Corps

Male

  • Basic: $ 414.00
  • Standard: $ 594.00
  • Special: 0.00
Female
  • Basic: $ 428.40
  • Standard: $ 612.00
  • Special: $ 0.00

Basic Allowance for Housing (BAS) RC/Transient Rates for 2013

Pay Grade Partial Without Dependent With Dependent Differential
O-10 $ 50.70 $ 1,481.70 $ 1,822.50 $ 330.30
O-9 $ 50.70 $ 1,481.70 $ 1,822.50 $ 330.30
O-8 $ 50.70 $ 1,481.70 $ 1,822.50 $ 330.30
O-7 $ 50.70 $ 1,481.70 $ 1,822.50 $ 330.30
O-6 $ 39.60 $ 1,358.70 $ 1,640.70 $ 273.60
O-5 $ 33.00 $ 1,308.30 $ 1,581.60 $ 264.30
O-4 $ 26.70 $ 1,212.00 $ 1,394.10 $ 175.80
O-3 $ 22.20 $ 972.00 $ 1,153.50 $ 175.80
O-2 $ 17.70 $ 770.40 $ 984.30 $ 207.30
O-1 $ 13.20 $ 660.90 $ 881.10 $ 224.10
O-3E $ 22.20 $ 1,049.10 $ 1,239.90 $ 184.20
O-2E $ 17.70 $ 891.90 $ 1,118.70 $ 220.20
O-1E $ 13.20 $ 775.80 $ 1,034.10 $ 258.30
Pay Grade Partial Without Dependent With Dependent Differential
W-5 $ 25.20 $ 1,231.80 $ 1,346.40 $ 109.80
W-4 $ 25.20 $ 1,093.50 $ 1,233.90 $ 135.30
W-3 $ 20.70 $ 919.80 $ 1,131.30 $ 204.30
W-2 $ 15.90 $ 816.00 $ 1,039.50 $ 216.00
W-1 $ 13.80 $ 684.30 $ 899.70 $ 209.10
Pay Grade Partial Without Dependent With Dependent Differential
E-9 $ 18.60 $ 897.90 $ 1,184.10 $ 276.00
E-8 $ 15.30 $ 825.00 $ 1,092.30 $ 258.60
E-7 $ 12.00 $ 760.50 $ 1,013.70 $ 299.40
E-6 $ 9.90 $ 702.90 $ 936.60 $ 289.20
E-5 $ 8.70 $ 632.10 $ 842.70 $ 246.30
E-4 $ 8.10 $ 549.60 $ 732.33 $ 213.00
E-3 $ 7.80 $ 511.20 $ 681.00 $ 174.30
E-2 $ 7.20 $ 487.20 $ 649.20 $ 233.10
E-1 $ 6.90 $ 487.20 $ 649.20 $ 276.00
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