Pay and Incentives

Welcome to the Pay and Incentives web page. Use the links below to view information about general pay (i.e. BAH, COLA, etc.) and various incentive "bonuses" offered by the Surface Warfare Community.

SWO Bonus Update 
The Senior SORB has been approved and is effective immediately.  NAVADMIN 036/22 and ASN Memo of 29OCT21 provides authorization.  

The SWO Department Head Retention Bonus (SWO DHRB) was authorized on 13 September 2016. The SWO Lieutenant Commander Bonus (SWO LRB), approved on 27 April 2017, replaces the SWO Critical Skills Bonus. Both the SWO DHRB and LRB are authorized through September 2022. 

For questions regarding the LCDR LRB and the SORB, please contact PERS-410A, Mrs. Lucille Jones, via email at or the SWO OCM, CDR Wil Fensterer at 
For questions regarding the DHRB or JRCSRB, please contact PERS-412T, Mrs. Roberta Richard, via email at . 

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