Basic salary

the basic salary of a arm new entrant is £13.895 per year

salary progression

from a new entrant to a level 9 private is about £11.000 difference

working hours and shift patterns

the working hours whilst not on training are 9 to 5 monday to friday.

holiday entitlement

you are entitled to 38 days pay leave and can do anything in this time.


this is where you will be posted, or sent e.g. afghanistan or humanitarim aid

basic training period

this is 20 to 26 weeks

additional training

the additional training period is about 5 to 8 weeks

fringe benefits

these are things like, insurance, health care.

retirement age

the riterement age depends on what role you do, but is usually 55

pension benefits

armed force pension scheme is avaliable.