Marine Corps MOS Codes

When enlisting in the Marines, you must choose a MOS.  Where you will go for training after basic will depend on the job you pick and the training it requires. For assistance in your choosing a good MOS for you, refer back your ASVAB scoring and focus on the areas you excelled in.  Concentrate on jobs that include these skills.

01 Personnel and Administration

  • 0121 Personnel Clerk
  • 0143 Career Retention Specialist
  • 0147 Equal Opportunity Advisor (EOA)
  • 0149 Substance Abuse Control Specialist
  • 0151 Administrative Clerk
  • 0161 Postal Clerk
  • 0171 Manpower Information Systems
  • 0193 Personnel/Administrative Chief

02 Intelligence

  • 0211 Counterintelligence/HUMINT Specialist
  • 0212 Technical Surveillance Countermeasures
  • 0231 Intelligence Specialist
  • 0241 Imagery Analysis Specialist
  • 0261 Geographic Intelligence Specialist
  • 0291 Intelligence Chief

03 Infantry

  • 0311 Rifleman
  • 0312 Riverine Assault Craft
  • 0313 LAV Crewman
  • 0314 Rigid Raiding Craft
  • 0316 Combat Rubber Reconnaissance Craft
  • 0317 Scout Sniper
  • 0321 Reconnaissance Man
  • 0323 Reconnaissance Man, Parachute Qualified
  • 0324 Reconnaissance Man, Combatant Diver Qualified
  • 0326 Reconnaissance Man, Parachute and Combatant Diver qualified.
  • 0331 Machine Gunner
  • 0341 Mortarman
  • 0351Infantry Assaultman
  • 0352 Anti-tank Missileman
  • 0369 Infantry Unit Leader

04 Logistics

  • 0411 Maintenance Management Specialist
  • 0431 Logistics/Embarkation Specialist
  • 0451 Airborne and Air Delivery Specialst
  • 0471 Personnel Retrieval and Processing Specialist
  • 0472 Personnel Retrieval and Processing Technician
  • 0481 Landing Support Specialist
  • 0491 Logistics Mobility Chief

05 Marine Air Ground Task Force (MAGTF) Plans

  • 0511 MAGTF Planning Specialist
  • 0521 Psychological Operations Noncommissioned Officer
  • 0531 Civil Affairs Noncommissioned officer

06 Communications

  • 0612 Field Wireman
  • 0613 Construction Wireman
  • 0614 Unit Level Circuit Switch (ULCS) Operator/Maintainer
  • 0618 Electronic Switching Operator/Maintainer
  • 0619 Wire Chief
  • 0621 Field Radio Operator
  • 0622 Digital (Multi0channel) Wideband Transmission Equipment Operator
  • 0627 SHF Satellite Communications Operator-Maintainer
  • 0628 EHF Satellite Communications Operator-Maintainer
  • 0629 Radio Chief
  • 0648 Strategic Spectrum Manager
  • 0651 Data Network Specialist
  • 0658 Tactical Data Network Gateway Systems Administrator
  • 0659 Data Chief
  • 0681 Information Security Technician
  • 0689 Information Assurance Technician
  • 0699 Communications Chief

08 Field Artillery

  • 0811 Field Artillery Cannoneer
  • 0814 High Mobility Artillery Rocket System
  • 0842 Field Artillery Radar Operator
  • 0844 Field Artillery Meteorological Man
  • 0847 Artillery Meteorological Man
  • 0848 Field Artillery Operations Man
  • 0861 Fire Support Man

09 Training

  • 0911 Drill Instructor
  • 0913 Marine Combat Instructor
  • 0916 Martial Arts Instructor
  • 0917 Martial Arts Instructor – Trainer
  • 0918 Water Safety/Survival Instructor
  • 0931 Marksmanship Instructor
  • 0932 Small Arms Weapons Instructor
  • 0933 Marksmanship Coach

11 Utilities

  • 1141 Electrician
  • 1142 Engineer Equipment Electrical Systems Technician
  • 1161 Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Technician
  • 1169 Utilities Chief
  • 1171 Water Support Technician

13 Engineer, Construction, Facilities, and Equipment

  • 1316 Metal Worker
  • 1341 Engineer Equipment Mechanic
  • 1342 Small Craft Mechanic
  • 1343 Assault Breacher Vehicle/Joint Assault Bridge (JAB) Mechanic
  • 1345 Engineer Equipment Operator
  • 1349 Engineer Equipment Chief
  • 1361 Engineer Assistant
  • 1371 Combat Engineer
  • 1372 Assault Breacher Vehicle

18 Tank and Assault Amphibious Vehicle

  • 1812 M1A1 Tank Crewman
  • 1833 Assault Amphibious Vehicle (AAV) Crewmember
  • 1834 Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle (EFV) Crewman

21 Ground Ordnance Maintenance

  • 2111 Small Arms Repairer/Technician
  • 2112 Precision Weapons Repairer/Technician
  • 2131 Towed Artillery Systems Technician
  • 2141 Assault Amphibious Vehicle (AAV) Repairer/Technician
  • 2146 Main Battle Tank (MBT) Repairer/Technician
  • 2147 Light Armored Vehicle (LAV) Repairer/Technician
  • 2148 Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle (EFV) Repairer/Technician
  • 2149 Ordnance Vehicle Maintenance Chief
  • 2161 Machinist
  • 2171 Electra-Optical Ordnance Repairer
  • 2181 Senior Ground Ordnance Weapons Chief

23 Ammunition and Explosive Ordnance Disposal

  • 2311 Ammunition Technician
  • 2336 Explosive Ordnance Disposal

26 Signals Intelligence/Ground Electronic Warfare

  • 2611 Cryptologic Digital Network Technician/Analyst
  • 2621 Special Communications Signals Collection Operator
  • 2629 Signals Intelligence Analyst
  • 2631 Electronic Intelligence (ELINT) Intercept Operator/Analyst
  • 2651 Special Intelligence System Administrator/Communicator
  • 2671 Middle East Cryptologic Linguist
  • 2673 Asia-Pacific Cryptologic Linguist
  • 2674 European I (West) Cryptologic Linguist
  • 2676 European II (East) Cryptologic Linguist
  • 2691 Signals Intelligence/Electronic Warfare Chief

27 Linguist

  • 2671 Middle East Cryptologic Linguist
  • 2673 Asia-Pacific Cryptologic Linguist
  • 2674 European I (West) Cryptologic Linguist
  • 2676 European II (East) Cryptologic Linguist
  • 2691 Signals Intelligence/Electronic Warfare Chief
  • 2711 Afghan Pashto Linguist (MGySgt-Pvt) EMOS
  • 2712 Arabic (Mod Std) Linguist
  • 2713 Arabic (Egyptian) Linguist
  • 2714 Arabic (Syrian) Linguist
  • 2715 Persian-Afghan (Dari) Linguist
  • 2716 Amharic Linguist
  • 2717 Bengali Linguist
  • 2718 Hebrew Linguist
  • 2719 Hindi Linguist
  • 2721 Kurdish Linguist
  • 2722 Persian-Farsi Linguist
  • 2723 Somali Linguist
  • 2724 Swahili Linguist
  • 2726 Turkish Linguist
  • 2727 Urdu Linguist
  • 2728 Arabic (Iraqi)
  • 2733 Burmese Linguist
  • 2734 Cambodian Linguist
  • 2736 Chinese (Cant) Linguist
  • 2738 Indonesian Linguist
  • 2739 Japanese Linguist
  • 2741 Korean Linguist
  • 2742 Laotian Linguist
  • 2743 Malay Linguist
  • 2744 Tagalog Linguist
  • 2746 Thai Linguist
  • 2754 Dutch Linguist
  • 2756 Finnish Linguist
  • 2757 French Linguist
  • 2758 German Linguist
  • 2759 Greek Linguist
  • 2761 Haitian-Creole Linguist
  • 2763 Italian Linguist
  • 2764 Norwegian Linguist
  • 2766 Portuguese (BR) Linguist
  • 2767 Portuguese (EU) Linguist
  • 2768 Spanish Linguist
  • 2769 Swedish Linguist
  • 2776 Albanian Linguist
  • 2777 Armenian Linguist
  • 2778 Bulgarian Linguist
  • 2779 Czech Linguist
  • 2781 Estonian Linguist
  • 2782 Georgian Linguist
  • 2783 Hungarian Linguist
  • 2784 Latvian Linguist
  • 2786 Lithuanian Linguist
  • 2787 Macedonian Linguist
  • 2788 Polish Linguist
  • 2789 Romanian Linguist
  • 2791 Russian Linguist
  • 2792 Serb-Croat Linguist
  • 2793 Slovenian Linguist
  • 2794 Ukrainian Linguist
  • 2799 Military Interpreter/Translator

28 Ground Electronics Maintenance

  • 2821 Technical Controller Marine
  • 2822 Electronic Switching Equipment Technician
  • 2823 Technical Control Chief
  • 2827 Tactical Electronic Reconnaissance Process/Evaluation Systems (TERPES) Technician
  • 2831 AN/TRC-170 Technician
  • 2834 Satellite Communications (SATCOM) Technician
  • 2844 Ground Communications Organizational Repairer
  • 2846 Ground Radio Intermediate Repairer
  • 2847 Telephone Systems/Personal Computer Intermediate Repairer
  • 2848 Tactical Remote Sensor System (TRSS) Maintainer
  • 2862 Electronics Maintenance Technician
  • 2871 Test Measurement and Diagnostic Equipment Technician
  • 2874 Metrology Technician
  • 2881 2M/ATE Technician
  • 2887 Artillery Electronics Technician
  • 2891 Electronics Maintenance Chief

30 Supply Administration and Operations

  • 3043 Supply Administration and Operations Specialist
  • 3044 Contract Specialist
  • 3051 Warehouse Clerk
  • 3052 Packaging Specialist

31 Traffic Management

  • 3112 Traffic Management Specialist

33 Food Service

  • 3372 Marine Aide
  • 3381 Food Service, Specialist

34 Financial Management

  • 3432 Finance Technician
  • 3441 NAF Audit Technician
  • 3451 Financial Management Resource Analyst

35 Motor Transport

  • 3521 Automotive Organizational Mechanic
  • 3522 Automotive Intermediate Mechanic
  • 3523 Logistics Vehicle System Mechanic
  • 3524 Fuel and Electrical Systems Mechanic
  • 3526 Crash/Fire/Rescue Vehicle Mechanic
  • 3529 Motor Transport Maintenance Chief
  • 3531 Motor Vehicle Operator
  • 3533 Logistics Vehicle System Operator
  • 3534 Semitrailer Refuel Operator
  • 3536 Vehicle Recovery Operator
  • 3537 Motor Transport Operations Chief
  • 3538 Licensing Examiner

41 Marine Corps Community Services

  • 4133 Marine Corps Community Services Marine

43 Public Affairs

  • 4313 Broadcast Journalist
  • 4341 Combat Correspondent

44 Legal Services

  • 4421 Legal Services Specialist
  • 4429 Legal Services Reporter

46 Combat Camera

  • 4611 Combat Illustrator
  • 4612 Combat Lithographer
  • 4641 Combat Photographer
  • 4671 Combat Videographer
  • 4691 Visual Information Chief
  • 4616 Reproduction Equipment Repairer (Secondary MOS)

55 Music

  • 5512 Member, “The Commandant’s Own,” U.S. Marine Drum & Bugle Corps
  • 5517 Bandmaster
  • 5519 Enlisted Conductor
  • 5521 Drum Major
  • 5522 Small Ensemble Leader
  • 5523 Instrument Repair Technician
  • 5524 Musician5526 Musician, Oboe
  • 5528 Musician, Bassoon
  • 5534 Musician, Clarinet
  • 5536 Musician, Flute/Piccolo
  • 5537 Musician, Saxophone
  • 5541 Musician, Trumpet
  • 5543 Musician, Euphonium
  • 5544 Musician, Horn
  • 5546 Musician, Trombone
  • 5547 Musician, Tuba/Sousaphone
  • 5548 Musician, Electric Bass
  • 5563 Musician, Percussion (Drums, Tympani, and Mallets)
  • 5566 Musician, Guitar

57 Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense

  • 5711 Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) Defense Specialist
  • 5731 Joint Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear Reconnaissance System Operator (JCBRNRS) LAV Operator

58 Military Police and Corrections

  • 5811 Military Police
  • 5812 Working Dog Handler
  • 5813 Accident Investigator
  • 5814 Physical Security Specialist
  • 5816 Special Reaction Team (3RT) Member
  • 5819 Military Police Investigator (MPI)
  • 5821 Criminal Investigator CID Agent
  • 5822 Forensic Psycho-physiologist (Polygraph Examiner)
  • 5831 Correctional Specialist
  • 5832 Correctional Counselor

59 Electronics Maintenance

  • 5912 Avenger System Maintainer
  • 5939 Aviation Communication Systems Technician
  • 5942 Aviation Radar Repairer
  • 5948 Aviation Radar Technician
  • 5952 Air Traffic Control Navigational Aids Technician
  • 5953 Air Traffic Control Radar Technician
  • 5954 Air Traffic Control Communications Technician
  • 5959 Air Traffic Control Systems Maintenance
  • 5974 Tactical Data Systems Administrator
  • 5979 Tactical Air Operations Module/Air Defense Technician
  • 5993 Electronics Maintenance Chief

60/61/62 Aircraft Maintenance

  • 6012 Aviation Maintenance Controller/Production Controller
  • 6018 Aviation Quality Assurance Representative (QAR), Collateral Duty Quality Assurance Representative (CDQAR), and Collateral Duty Inspector (COI)
  • 6019 Aircraft Maintenance Chief
  • 6023 Aircraft Power Plants Test Cell Operator
  • 6033 Aircraft Nondestructive Inspection Technician
  • 6042 Individual Material Readiness List (IMRS) Asset Manager
  • 6043 Aircraft Welder
  • 6046 Aircraft Maintenance
  • 6048 Flight Equipment Technician
  • 6049 NALCOMIS Application Administrator/Analyst
  • 6062 Aircraft Intermediate level Hydraulic/Pneumatic Mechanic
  • 6072 Aircraft Maintenance Support Equipment Hydraulic/Pneumatic/Structures Mechanic
  • 6073 Aircraft Maintenance Support Equipment Electrician/Refrigeration Mechanic
  • 6074 Cryogenics Equipment Operator
  • 6092 Aircraft Intermediate level Structures Mechanic
  • 6111 Helicopter/Tiltrotor Mechanic-Trainee
  • 6112 Helicopter Mechanic, CH-46
  • 6113 Helicopter Mechanic, CH-53
  • 6114 Helicopter Mechanic, UH/AH-1
  • 6116 Tiltrotor Mechanic, MV-22
  • 6122 Helicopter Power Plants Mechanic, T-5E1
  • 6123 Helicopter Power Plants Mechanic, T-64
  • 6124 Helicopter Power Plants Mechanic, T-400/T-700
  • 6132 Helicopter/Tiltrotor Dynamic Components Mechanic
  • 6152 Helicopter Airframe Mechanic, CH-46
  • 6153 Helicopter Airframe Mechanic, CH-53
  • 6154 Helicopter Airframe Mechanic, UH/AH-1
  • 6156 Tiltrotor Airframe Mechanic, MV-22
  • 6162 Presidential Support Specialist
  • 6172 Helicopter Crew Chief, CH-46
  • 6173 Helicopter Crew Chief, CH-53
  • 6174 Helicopter Crew Chief, UH-1
  • 6176 Tiltrotor Crew Chief, MV-22
  • 6177 Weapons and Tactics Crew Chief Instructor
  • 6178 VH-GON Presidential Helicopter Crew Chief
  • 6179 VH-3D Presidential Helicopter Crew Chief
  • 6199 Enlisted Aircrew/Aerial Observer/Gunner
  • 6212 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Mechanic, AV-8/TAV-S
  • 6213 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Mechanic, EA-6
  • 6214 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Mechanic
  • 6216 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Mechanic, KC-130
  • 6217 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Mechanic, F/A-18
  • 6222 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Power Plants Mechanic, F-402
  • 6223 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Power Plants Mechanic, J-52
  • 6226 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Power Plants Mechanic, T-56
  • 6227 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Power Plants Mechanic, F-404
  • 6242 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Flight Engineer, KC-130
  • 6243 Fixed-Wing Transport Aircraft Specialist, C-9
  • 6244 Fixed-Wing Transport Aircraft Specialist, C-12
  • 6246 Fixed-Wing Transport Aircraft Specialist, C-20
  • 6247 Fixed-Wing Transport Aircraft Specialist, UC-35
  • 6251 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Airframe Mechanic, Trainee
  • 6252 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Airframe Mechanic, AV-8/TAV-8
  • 6253 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Airframe Mechanic, EA-6
  • 6256 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Airframe Mechanic, KC-130
  • 6257 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Airframe Mechanic, F/A-18
  • 6276 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Crew Chief, KC-130
  • 6281 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Safety Equipment Mechanic-Trainee
  • 6282 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Safety Equipment Mechanic, AV-8/TJW-B
  • 6283 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Safety Equipment Mechanic, EA-6
  • 6286 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Safety Equipment Mechanic, KC-130
  • 6287 Fixed-Wing Aircraft Safety Equipment Mechanic, F/A-18

63/64 Avionics

  • 6312 Aircraft Communications/Navigation/Radar Systems Technician, AV-8
  • 6313 Aircraft Communications/Navigation/Radar Systems Technician, EA-6
  • 6314 Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) Avionics Technician
  • 6316 Aircraft Communications/Navigation Systems Technician, KC-130
  • 6317 Aircraft Communications/Navigation/Rader Systems Technician, F/A-18
  • 6322 Aircraft Communications/Navigation/Electrical Systems Technician, CH-46
  • 6323 Aircraft Communications/Navigation/Electrical Systems Technician
  • 6324 Aircraft Communications/Navigation/Electrical/Weapon Systems Technician, U/AH-1
  • 6326 Aircraft Communications/Navigation/Electrical/Systems Technician, V-22
  • 6332 Aircraft Electrical Systems Technician, AV-8
  • 6333 Aircraft Electrical Systems Technician, EA-6
  • 6336 Aircraft Electrical Systems Technician, KC-130
  • 6337 Aircraft Electrical Systems Technician, F/A-18
  • 6386 Aircraft Electronic Countermeasures Systems Technician, EA-6B
  • 6391 Avionics Maintenance Chief
  • 6412 Aircraft Communications System Technician, IMA
  • 6413 Aircraft Navigation Systems Technician, I FF/RADAR/TACAN, IMA
  • 6414 Advanced Aircraft Communications/Navigation Systems Technician, IMA
  • 6422 Aircraft Cryptographic Systems Technician, IMA
  • 6423 Aviation Electronic Microminiature/Instrument and Cable Repair Technician, IMA
  • 6432 Aircraft Electrical/Instrument/Flight Control Systems Technician, Fixed Wing, IMA
  • 6434 Advanced Aircraft Electrical/Instrument/Flight Control Systems Technician, IMA
  • 6461 Hybrid Test Set Technician, IMA
  • 6462 Avionics Test Set (ATS) Technician, IMA
  • 6463 CASS HP Configuration Operator/Maintainer/Technician, IMA
  • 6464 Aircraft Inertial Navigation System Technician, IMA
  • 6466 CASS EO Configuration Operator/Maintainer/Technician/IMA
  • 6467 Consolidated Automatic Support System (CASS) Technician, IMA
  • 6469 CASS Test Station IMA Advanced Maintenance Technician, IMA
  • 6482 Aircraft Electronic Countermeasures Systems Technician, Fixed-Wing, IMA
  • 6483 Aircraft Electronic Countermeasures Systems Technician, Helicopter, IMA
  • 6484 CASS EW Configuration Operator/Maintainer/Technician, IMA
  • 6492 Aviation Precision Measurement Equipment/Calibration and Repair Technician, IMA
  • 6493 Aviation Meteorological Equipment Technician, OMA/IMA

65 Aviation Ordnance

  • 6531 Aircraft Ordnance Technician
  • 6541 Aviation Ordnance Systems Technician
  • 6591 Aviation Ordnance Chief

66 Aviation Logistics

  • 6617 Enlisted Aviation Logistician
  • 6672 Aviation Supply Specialist
  • 6694 Aviation Information Systems (AIS) Specialist

68 Meteorology and Oceanography

  • 6821 METOC Observer
  • 6842 METOC Analyst Forecaster
  • 6852 METOC Impact Analyst

70 Airfield Services

  • 7011 Expeditionary Airfield Systems Technician
  • 7041 Aviation Operations Specialist
  • 7051 Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting Specialist

72 Air Control/Air Support/Anti-air Warfare/Air Traffic Control

  • 7212 Low Altitude Air Defense (LAAD) Gunner
  • 7234 Air Control Electronics Operator
  • 7236 Tactical Air Defense Controller
  • 7242 Air Support Operations Operator
  • 7251 Air Traffic Controller-Trainee
  • 7252 Air Traffic Controller-Tower
  • 7253 Air Traffic Controller-Radar Approach Controller
  • 7254 Air Traffic Controller-Rader Approach Controller
  • 7257 Air Traffic Controller
  • 7277 Weapons and Tactics Instructor – Air Control
  • 7291 Senior Air Traffic Controller

73 Navigation Officer/Enlisted Flight Crews

  • 7312 Fixed-Wing Transport Aircraft Specialists, KC-130J
  • 7313 Helicopter Specialist, AH-1Z/UH-1Y
  • 7314 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Air Vehicle Operator
  • 7374 Vertical Takeoff Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Specialist

80 Miscellaneous Requirements MOSs

  • 8000 General Service Marine
  • 8002 Joint Terminal Attack Controller
  • 8011 Basic Marine with Enlistment Guarantee
  • 8012 Ground Safety Specialist
  • 8013 Special Assignment – Enlisted
  • 8014 Billet Designator – Enlisted
  • 8015 College Degree-Enlisted
  • 8016 Special Technical Operations
  • 8023 Parachutist
  • 8024 Combatant Diver Marine
  • 8026 Parachutist/Combatant Diver Marine
  • 8028 MECEP Participant
  • 8056 Hazardous Material/Hazardous Waste (HM/HW) Staff Noncommissioned Officer/Noncommissioned Officer
  • 8060 Acquisition Specialist
  • 8151 Guard
  • 8152 Marine Corps Security Force (MCSF) Guard
  • 8154 Marine Corps Security Force (MCSF) Close Quarters Battle (CQB) Team Member
  • 8156 Marine Security Guard (MSG)
  • 8411 Recruiter
  • 8412 Career Recruiter
  • 8621 Surveillance Sensor Operator
  • 8641 Microminiature Repairer
  • 8711 Ground Operations Specialist
  • 8911 Billet Designator – Barracks and Grounds Marine
  • 8972 Aircrew Trainee
  • 8991 Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps
  • 8999 Sergeant Major-First Sergeant