Wednesday, 22 February 2017

Nigerian Air force Ranks and Salary Structure (Official)

The Nigerian Air force salary structure is a classified information you would hardly find on the internet. How much the Air-force pays its officers monthly according to the various ranks in the Nigerian Air-force varies from what the Navy and the Nigerian Army pays.

While some argue that the Nigerian Navy pays the highest salary in the military, it should be note that the salary of the Nigerian Air Force personnel is paid according to their ranks from the highest to the lowest ranks and there are benefits or allowances for officers in the Airforce.

The new salaries of the Nigerian Air Force is based on the Consolidate Armed Forces Salary Structure (CONAFSS) as with all other arms of the Nigerian Military. The Nigerian Air Force Airmen and Airwomen earn good salaries also, but not as high as the commissioned officers especially those who are graduates with and other university degrees.

Based on the information we gathered, below are the Nigerian Airforce ranks and their salary structure in a month
*. Trainee earns N10,237 monthly
*. Aircraftman woman is paid N53,892 monthly
*. Lance Corporal is paid N55,832 monthly
*. Corporal collects N58,634 monthly
*. Sergeant collects N69,261 monthly
*. Flight Sergeant earns N87,119 monthly salary
*. Warrant Officer is paid N101,974 monthly salary
*. Master Warrant Officer collects N165,697 monthly
*. Cadet (Trainee) is paid N44,564 monthly salary
*. Air Warrant Officer salary is N171,793 monthly
*. Pilot Officer salary is N187,159 monthly
*. Flying Officer salary is N218,400 monthly
*. Flight Lieutenant earns N232,484 as monthly salary
*. Squadron Leader is paid N248,004 monthly
*. Wing Comdr earns N342,586 monthly salary
*. Group Captain earns N352,631 monthly
*. Air Commodore collects N677,895 as monthly salary
*. Air Vice-Marshal is paid N1,376,343 as monthly salary
*. Air Marshal is paid N1,486,451 as monthly salary
*. Air Chief Marshal earns N1,724,283 monthly

PS: Since no man is an island of knowledge, we believe that these figures of the new Nigerian Airforce salary should be for informative purposes. If any of the ranks or figures are not correct please help point it out with proof so we will effect it as soon as we verify such proof.