10 U.S. Code § 6333 - Computation of retired and retainer pay

(a) The monthly retired pay or retainer pay of a member entitled to such pay under this chapter or under section 6970 or 6383 of this title is computed in accordance with the following table.

 
Formula For sections Column 1 Take Column 2 Multiply by
A 6325(a)
6326  Retired pay base computed under section 1406(d) or 1407 Retired pay multiplier prescribed under section 1409 for the years of service that may be credited to the member under section 1405.
B 6323 
6325(b)
6970 
6383  Retired pay base computed under section 1406(d) or 1407 Retired pay multiplier prescribed under section 1409 for the years of service that may be credited to him under section 1405.
C 6330  Retainer pay base computed under section 1406(d) or 1407 Retainer pay multiplier prescribed under section 1409 for the years of service that may be credited to him under section 1405.

(b)
(1) Retired pay or retainer pay computed under this section, if not a multiple of $1, shall be rounded to the next lower multiple of $1.
(2) References in the table in subsection (a) are to sections of this title.
(c) In the case of a Reserve enlisted member whose grade upon transfer to the Fleet Reserve or Fleet Marine Corps Reserve is determined under section 6336 of this title and who first became a member of a uniformed service before September 8, 1980, the retainer pay base of the member (notwithstanding section 1406 (a)(1) of this title) is the amount of the monthly basic pay of the grade in which the member is so transferred (determined based upon the rates of basic pay applicable on the date of the member’s transfer), and that amount shall be used for the purposes of the table in subsection (a) rather than the amount computed under section 1406 (d) of this title.

Source

(Added Pub. L. 98–94, title IX, § 922(a)(10)(A),Sept. 24, 1983, 97 Stat. 641; amended Pub. L. 99–348, title II, § 203(a),July 1, 1986, 100 Stat. 695; Pub. L. 103–337, div. A, title VI, § 635(b),Oct. 5, 1994, 108 Stat. 2789; Pub. L. 104–106, div. A, title XV, § 1503(b)(3),Feb. 10, 1996, 110 Stat. 512; Pub. L. 104–201, div. A, title V, § 532(d)(2),Sept. 23, 1996, 110 Stat. 2520; Pub. L. 109–163, div. A, title V, § 509(d)(2),Jan. 6, 2006, 119 Stat. 3231; Pub. L. 110–181, div. A, title VI, § 646(a),Jan. 28, 2008, 122 Stat. 160.)
Amendments

2008—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 110–181substituted “Retired pay multiplier prescribed under section 1409 for the years of service that may be credited to the member under section 1405.” for “75 percent.” in Formula A under Column 2 in table.
2006—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 109–163inserted “6970 or” after “section” in text and “6970” below “6325(b)” in Formula B under “For sections” column in table.
1996—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 104–106struck out first period after “section 1405” in Formula C under Column 2 in table.
Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 104–201added subsec. (c).
1994—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 103–337substituted “the years of service that may be credited to him under section 1405.” for “his years of active service in the armed forces” in Formula C under Column 2 in table.
1986—Pub. L. 99–348amended section generally, designating existing provision as subsec. (b)(1), substituting “under this section” for “under this chapter”, and adding subsecs. (a) and (b)(2).
Effective Date of 2008 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 110–181effective as of Jan. 1, 2007, and applicable with respect to retired pay and retainer pay payable on or after that date, see section 646(c) ofPub. L. 110–181, set out as a note under section 1402 of this title.
Effective Date of 1994 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 103–337applicable to computation of retired pay of any enlisted member who retires on or after Oct. 5, 1994, to computation of retainer pay of any enlisted member who is transferred to Fleet Reserve or Fleet Marine Corps Reserve on or after Oct. 5, 1994, and to recomputation of retired pay of any enlisted member who is advanced on retired list on or after Oct. 5, 1994, see section 635(e) ofPub. L. 103–337, set out as a note under section 1405 of this title.
Effective Date

Section effective Oct. 1, 1983, see section 922(e) ofPub. L. 98–94, set out as an Effective Date of 1983 Amendment note under section 1401 of this title.

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