Military Pay and Benefits: Key Questions and Answers

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This report addresses the role of military pay in manning the Armed Forces, the types of pay increases used in the past, recent reforms in managing pay, and the role of the Employment Cost Index in determining basic pay increases. The report also reviews the compensation benefits specifically available to military personnel participating in Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)/Operation New Dawn (OND) and Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF).

Creator(s): Henning, Charles A.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: May 13, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Henning, Charles A.

Specialist in Military Manpower Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: May 13, 2011
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United States
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This report addresses the role of military pay in manning the Armed Forces, the types of pay increases used in the past, recent reforms in managing pay, and the role of the Employment Cost Index in determining basic pay increases. The report also reviews the compensation benefits specifically available to military personnel participating in Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)/Operation New Dawn (OND) and Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF).

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18 pages.

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Congressional Research Service Reports
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