Here are the 2013 military pay dates and schedule. DFAS military pay dates (active duty and reserve) are the 1st and 15th of every month unless those dates fall on a weekend or holiday. Whenever a payday falls on a weekend or holiday, pay is issued on the last workday preceding the 15th and the 30th.
Active duty and reserve members are paid twice a month. The fifteenth is the mid-month pay and includes pay due from the 1st through the 15th of the month. The first of the following month is the end of month pay and includes pay due from the 16th through the last day of the previous month.
2013 Military Pay Dates
Military Pay Month Mid-month Pay Day End of Month Pay Day
January Tuesday, January 15 Friday, February 1
February Friday, February 15 Friday, March 1
March Friday, March 15 Monday, April 1
April Monday, April 15 Wednesday, May 1
May Wednesday, May 15 Friday, May 31
June Friday, June 14 Monday, July 1
July Monday July 15 Thursday, August 1
August Thursday, August 15 Friday, August 30
September Friday, September 13 Tuesday, October 1
October Tuesday, October 15 Friday, November 1
November Friday, November 15 Friday, November 29
December Friday, December 13 Tuesday, December 31
The military pay dates are for all military service branches: Army, Army Reserve, Army National Guard, Marine Corps, Marine Corps Reserve, Navy, Navy Reserve, Air Force, Air Force Reserve, Air National Guard, Coast Guard, Coast Guard Reserve.