Special and Incentive pays provide additional pays that can be used to address specific needs and other issues. Unlike basic pay and allowances, which vary by paygrade and years of service, Special and Incentive pays can be used to increase the compensation for specific jobs or critical skill areas. They can also compensate service members for onerous or hazardous duty assignments or conditions.
How this benefit helps
This benefit helps by increasing the compensation level for certain jobs or skill areas.