The Nigerian Army tradesmen ranks and salary are what we are going to be discussing in this article. the ranks which are given to the Nigerian Army tradesmen and how much they are being paid as monthly salary. But before that, let’s first explain what Nigerian army Tradesmen mean.
Nigerian Army Tradesmen
The Nigerian Army tradesmen is a type of recruitment in the Nigerian Army that is conducted for applicants who have handwork and trade test certificates. The Nigerian Army Tradesmen is for SSCE holders. If you are a graduate you can join the Nigerian Army DSSC which means Direct short service commission or the SSC which also means Short service commission. Please also note that there is a difference between DSSC and SSC. You can read on how to join the Nigerian Army as a graduate
The Nigerian army also has recruitment which is also called Non-tradesmen, they always come out with the tradesmen, so when applying for the recruitment, make sure you know the one you are applying for. we have written an article on the difference between Tradesmen and Non Tradesmen
Those who joined the Nigerian army as tradesmen are always deployed according to the trade test they used while joining the Nigerian army. For example, when you join with a mechanic trade test, you will be deployed to the department in the Nigerian Army where you can still work as a mechanic.
Now let’s go down to the Nigerian Army Tradesmen Rank and their Salaries. Let’s start with the ranks which are obtainable as a tradesman in the Nigerian Army.
Nigerian Army TradesMen Ranks
- Private Soldier
- Lance Corporal
- Staff Sergeant
- Warrant Officer
- Master Warrant Officer
- Army Warrant Officer
Now that we have listed the ranks, let’s look at the amount paid to each rank as a monthly salary.
Nigerian Army TradesMen Ranks And Salary
- Private Soldier – #50,300
- Lance Corporal – #57,300
- Coporal – #65,300
- Sergeant – #72,300
- Staff Sergeant – #90,300
- Warrant Officer – #110,300
- Master Warrant Officer – #150,300
- Army Warrant Officer – #180,300