Military Career

The Military1 Career Topic provides news reports, expert opinion, video resources and more on choosing and advancing your career in the military. In this topic you’ll find information on career options, benefits, pay, advancing your career, legislation and preparing for the military to civilian transition.

Military Career Articles

House panel proposes troop pay increase

Claudia Grisales Stars and Stripes WASHINGTON — Several House panels on Wednesday began rolling out their first wave of proposals for the next defense policy plan with aims to boost military pay, benefits, innovation efforts, weapons and e ... - More

Military Career Videos

82nd Airborne conducts mass jump

Members of the U.S. Army's 82nd Airborne Division jump from C-17 Globemaster III transport planes near Zaragoza, Spain during NATO Exercise Trident Juncture - Ultimate Reach 16. Filmed on November 4, 2015. - More

Military Career Exclusives

5 tips for transitioning from a military to civilian career

By SrA Andrew McCarty RallyPoint Every veteran has an opinion about military recruiters. A common narrative is that they tend to stretch the truth when making their sales pitch. I once saw a wall covered in letters from servicemembers to their r ... - More