Ranks in the Nigerian Navy And Their Salaries. Just like the ranks in the Nigerian Army, the Ranks in the Nigerian Navy are divided into two categories. The Nigerian Navy Ranks are similar to the Ranks of the Nigerian Army And the Ranks in the Nigerian Air force. They are all members of the Nigerian Armed Forces.
The Ranks in the Nigerian Navy are Divided into two. The Commissioned Officers and the Non-Commissioned Officers.
The Nigerian Navy Commissioned Officers
The Nigerian Navy Commissioned Officers are those Officers that joined the Nigerian Navy as a Graduate or those who joined the Nigerian Navy through the Nigerian Defence Academy. Those who joined the Nigerian Navy as a graduate joined through the program called the Nigerian Navy DSSC which means Direct Short Service Commission. They spend a period of six months in the Military Training before they are Commissioned into the Nigerian Navy. Those who joined through the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) spend the period of 5 Years in the Academy receiving Both Academic and Military Training. They are called regular officers.
The Nigerian Navy Non-Commissioned Officers
The Nigerian Navy Non-Commissioned Officers are those Officers who joined the Nigerian Navy Recruitment with SSCE. They spend a period of six months during their training before they become soldiers in the Nigerian Navy.
Let’s now go down to the Ranks in the Nigerian Navy and their Salaries.
First Of all, we need to talk about the Nigerian Navy Ranks before we go to the Salary.
Nigerian Navy Ranks
Nigerian Navy Ranks For commissioned Officers
- Rear Admiral
- Captain Commander
- Lieutenant Commander
Nigerian Navy Ranks For Non-Commissioned Officers
- Warrant Chief Petty
- Chief Petty Officer
- Petty Officer
- Leading Rating
- Able Rating
- Ordinary Rating
Ranks in the Nigerian Navy and their Salaries
Nigerian Navy Ranks For Commissioned Officers And Salary
- Admiral N2,528,293 monthly
- Vice-Admiral N1,796,491 as monthly
- Rear Admiral N1,476,353 as monthly
- Commodore N754,556 monthly salary
- Captain Commander N469,054 monthly
- Lieutenant Commander N297,454 as monthly
- Sub-Lieutenant N229,450 monthly
- Midshipman N208,189 monthly
Nigerian Navy Ranks For Non-Commissioned And Salary
- Warrant Chief Petty Officer N165,657
- Chief Petty Officer N111,574 monthly
- Petty Officer N90,251 monthly
- Leading Seaman N75,654 monthly
- Able Seaman N65,852 monthly
- Seaman N57,652 monthly
- Ordinary Seaman N53,852 monthly
- Trainee N10,227 monthly