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Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Nigerian Army Ranks And Salary Structure

Here is a post that gives you full details on the ranks and Salary structure of the Nigerian Army. The Nigerian Army is the largest component of the Nigerian Armed Forces/Nigerian Military which compromises of the Army, Navy and Air Force. The Nigerian Army has a size of a 100,000, and is responsible for land warfare operations. The Nigerian Army is governed by the Nigerian Army Council (NAC). A lot of people don't have information on the salary structure of the Nigerian Army and how the Ranks work well this is an article that would solve just that.



This post is meant to give information to those who want to know more about the Army, especially those who are seeking recruitment with the Nigerian Army and want to have an idea of what their pay would be like and also want to know the ranks that are above theirs in the Army. It is even important you have such information before you apply for the recruitment process. Those who simply want to know more about the Nigerian Army are sure to find this article of their Ranks and Salary structure helpful.

Ranks In The Nigerian Army

Below are the Ranks in the Nigerian Army. We are going to start with the lowest ranking officer to the highest.

• Recruit
• Private
• Lance Corporal
• Corporal
• Sergeant
• Staff Sergeant
• Warrant Officer
• Master Warrant Officer
• Cadet (Trainee)
• Army Warrant Officer
• 2ndLieutenant
• Lieutenant
• Captain
• Major
• Lt Colonel
• Colonel
• Brig General
• Major General
• Lt. General
• General

There you have it on the Ranks of the Nigerian Army. So now you can tell who is who in the Army. Let's move on to the Salary structure of the Nigeria Army.

Salary Structure of The Nigerian Army

The salary of the Nigerian Army is based on the Consolidate Armed Forces Salary Structure CONAFSS for Nigerian Military. This is a system out in place to organize the salary of military officers in Nigeria. Army officials in Nigeria are paid based in their ranks, which means that each of the above listed ranks get a unique pay. The CONAFSS is for all the Nigeria Military men which include the Nigerian Navy, Nigerian Air Force, and Nigerian Army. But as we all know the Ranks across the Nigerian Military differ in name though are the same. Check below for the Salary structure of the Nigerian army.

• Recruit gets N10,237 monthly salary

• Private Seaman gets N53,892 monthly salary

• Lance Corporal gets N55,832 monthly salary

• Corporal gets N58,634 monthly salary

• Sergeant gets N69,261 monthly salary

• Staff Sergeant gets N87,119 monthly salary

• Warrant Officer gets N101,974 monthly salary

• Master Warrant Officer gets N165,697 monthly salary

• Cadet (Trainee) gets N44,564 monthly salary

• Army Warrant Officer gets N171,793 monthly salary

• 2ndLieutenant gets N187,159 monthly salary

• Lieutenant gets N218,400 monthly salary

• Captain gets N232,484 monthly salary

• Major gets N248,004 monthly salary

• Lt Colonel gets N342,586 monthly salary

• Colonel gets N352,631 monthly salary

• Brig General gets N677,895 monthly salary

• Major General gets N1,376,343 monthly salary

• Lt General gets N1,486,451 monthly salary

• General gets N1,724,283 monthly salary

I think the above detailed salary structure and ranks of the Nigerian Army have been able to provide you with the information you needed.

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