Nigerian Air Force DSSC Ranks & Salary Structure (Updated)
In as much as the Nigerian Airforce has announced the employment opportunity to anyone interested in joining, it is important that applicants to the NAF rank, and know the exact position to apply for. Also, the Nigerian Air force’s salary structure will be discussed here.
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) announces the commencement of the 2023 enlistment process for all qualified graduates and post-graduates as Direct Short Service (DSSC) cadets in various professions.
This statement was made known to us by the Director of NAF Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet stated that “Interested applicants must be Nigerian citizens, single, and must be between the ages of 20 and 30 years”.
Based on this, all information regarding the Nigerian Air Force DSSC Ranks and their salary scale will be duly detailed here. Kindly read through for more information.
Applicants have been clamoring for the Nigerian Air Force ranks when they get recruited. Attending this height can only occur through hard work and determination. Also, note that the NAF rank has a set salary structure that is reviewed periodically by the authorities.
Nigerian Air Force DSSC Ranks & Salary Structure
There are various Nigerian Air Force DSSC ranks. They are broadly categorized into commissioned and non-commissioned cadre.
All officers who have enrolled through the Short Service Commission, Nigerian Defense Academy (NDA), or the Direct Short Service Commission are considered to be in the commissioned ranks (DSSC).
These officers typically hold diplomas or degrees from reputable universities. Below, we examine each of the 11 commissioned rank categories of the Nigerian Air Force. They are arranged ascending.
Commissioned NAF ranks and their salaries
|Air Chief Marshal||₦1,724,283|
|Marshal of the Nigerian Air Force||Undisclosed|
Non-commissioned NAF ranks & salaries
|Master Warrant Officer||₦165,697|
|Air Warrant Officer||₦171,793|
Having gone thus far, we will continue to update this page as soon as there is changes in the salaries for both commissioned and non-commissioned Nigerian Air Force officers. For more information and updates, bookmark this page.