The Nigerian Army has played a major role in the country in terms of security and perhaps they deserve bountiful and enviable rewards as salary. Contrary to the belief of some people that Nigerian Soldiers earn heavy monthly salary, we ascertain the Nigerian army salary earned every month end by Soldiers according to their ranks.
Nigeria army are paid according to their ranks and years of service, below is the amount of salary earns by Nigerian soldier every month end respectively.
Nigerian Army Monthly Salary Structure By Ranks
Nigerian Army Salary Structure for Non-Commissioned Officers
Private Soldier – N48-49,000
Lance Corporal – N54-55,000
Corporal – N58,000
Sergeant – N63,000
Staff Sergeant – N68,000
Warrant Officer – N80,000
Master Warrant Officer – N90,000
Nigerian Army Salary Structure for Commissioned Officers
Second Lieutenant – N120,000
Lieutenant – N180,000
Captain – N220,000
Major – N300,000
Lt. Colonel – N350,000
Colonel – N550,000
Brigadier General – N750,000
Major General – N950,000
Lt. General – N1 million
General – N1.5 million
In my own view, Salary is not the glamour of Nigerian Army, I think the FG is been sloppy about the payment of Army Salary.
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