How Long Does It Take To Get Paid A Reenlistment Bonus?
The initial payment of your Selective Re-enlistment Bonus (SRB) should take no longer than 30 days from the date of re-enlistment. If, after 30 days, you have not received your payment, you should contact your servicing finance officer, career planner, or admin or personnel office.
As DoD literature reminds servicemembers, “Reenlistment bonus amounts will vary depending on the member's prior years of service.” Bonuses may be paid either in a lump sum or in yearly installment payments, but the DoD regulations specifically discussing SRBs states, “Selective reenlistment bonus (SRB) payments are ...
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