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who is the highest Military Rank and Pay grade

Discussion in 'Military' started by solus, Dec 19, 2009.

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What paygrade are you?

  1. E1-E3

    127 vote(s)
    8.3%
  2. E4

    223 vote(s)
    14.5%
  3. E5

    355 vote(s)
    23.1%
  4. E6

    188 vote(s)
    12.3%
  5. E7-E8

    147 vote(s)
    9.6%
  6. E9

    42 vote(s)
    2.7%
  7. CWO2-5

    57 vote(s)
    3.7%
  8. O1-O2

    104 vote(s)
    6.8%
  9. O3

    82 vote(s)
    5.3%
  10. O4

    55 vote(s)
    3.6%
  11. O5+ (I doubt it)

    154 vote(s)
    10.0%
  1. Sep 1, 2014 at 7:46 PM
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    tacomavol87

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    Good grief what a shit-storm about cadets haha. I'm sure every branch does it differently, but in the ARMY (Army only, according to AR 600-200), TECHNICALLY cadets fall in the chain of command between commissioned officers and warrants. USMA cadets "outrank" ROTC cadets. As has been previously mentioned, they are addressed as "Sir", but do not command a salute. Nor will one with any sense try to throw his weight around. I am currently mentoring an SMP cadet, and can only hope I am not corrupting him too much.
     
  2. Sep 6, 2014 at 5:36 PM
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  4. Sep 6, 2014 at 5:44 PM
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  5. Sep 13, 2014 at 11:51 AM
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    In the Army a Mr./Ms. Is a Warrant officer. I wish we were the highest ranking, but still a little happy I'm not!
     
  6. Sep 19, 2014 at 1:16 PM
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    USAF RF Trans. no comm no bomb!
     
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  12. Mar 6, 2015 at 10:00 AM
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  14. Mar 6, 2015 at 4:24 PM
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    PCSing to Colorado Springs in 2 months and could not be more excited!
     
  15. Mar 10, 2015 at 11:37 AM
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  16. Mar 10, 2015 at 5:22 PM
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    Reading all the comments reminded me of a point in time during my career where the Army was trying to standardize the abbreviations for Duty Positions when typed on the Officer Record Brief (ORB) which was a 1 page listing of qualifications, education, duty assignments, overseas tours, etc. that went before promotion boards. The most infamous example I saw was for a Warrant Officer Position in Military Intelligence - the position was the Chief of the Analysis and Production Division. And the winning abbreviation? CHIEF ANAL PROD
     
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  17. Mar 13, 2015 at 8:19 PM
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    I am a retired Brig Gen USAF. 4 years in Army, 30 in AF. 18 years in cockpit.
     
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  18. Mar 13, 2015 at 8:38 PM
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    General, don't you mean Army Air Corps, hah. Thanks for your service as well as all those posting here, be it 2 months or 20 plus years. You have and will continue to contribute to the less than one half of one percent that stand ready willing and able. I am proud to call each one of you my brother and sister and whether my life ends on some foreign soil or home at peace, i will go calmly knowing i walked alongside the best of what this incredible nation has to offer.
     
  19. Mar 15, 2015 at 6:31 PM
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