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A career in the military offers great benefits. The Bureau of Labor Statistics lists $964.80 per month as the current starting salary in the military. You will receive a raise after just four months of service and more raises as you advance. The government pays all food and housing costs. You will also receive full medical and dental benefits, a clothing allowance, and thirty days of vacation per year.

Other Transportation Occupations in the U.S. Military

Here are a few other military careers you might want to consider if you like to travel.

Air crew members operate equipment on board aircraft.

Cargo specialists deliver military supplies, weapons, equipment, and mail all over the world.

Flight engineers monitor aircraft before, during, and after flights.

Seamen operate and maintain military ships and submarines.

Vehicle drivers transport troops, supplies, and fuel.

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