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Military Workers, Enlisted

Overview

The U.S. Armed Forces are composed of five separate military services: the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard. These branches organize, train, and equip the nation's lands, sea, and air services to support the national and international policies of the government. Together, military workers from these branches are responsible for the safety and protection of U.S. citizens. Those who choose to be members of the armed forces dedicate their lives to protecting their fellow Americans. Approximately 1.3 million people are enlisted personnel on active duty; approximately 1 million served in the Reserves of the Air National Guard and the Army National Guard.

Salary Range

Below $25,000 to $75,000

Minimum Education Level

High School Diploma

Certification/License

Required

Outlook

About as Fast as the Average
Personality Traits

Athletic

Hands On

Technical

Career Ladder
Top-Ranking Officer (Colonel, General)

Officer

Enlisted Personnel

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