11 FEB 22:  The FY22 NAVADMIN, and Pay Guidance has been released.  Requests effective starting any date between 1 Oct 2021, and 11 Feb 2022, can now be submitted, and if submitted by 11 March 2022 are not required to be retroactive.  Requests effective any other dates in FY22 will need to follow the annual pay guidance, and OPNAVINST 7220.17 of NET 60 days prior to the effective date, and NLT 30 days after the effective date.  Everyone should review the Pay Guidance for each Corps as there have been changes from FY21.  If there are any questions individuals should contact their command HRD/Admin, who should contact BUMED at the BUMED Special Pays email address below.

If you believe your pay is incorrect, or if you have any concerns regarding your Medical Special Pays, please inquire with your command HRD/ADMIN/Special Pay Coordinator or contact BUMED Special Pays at (
All inquiries, issues, and submissions to special pays are to be made to this email address. 
Note: The BUMED Special Pays email address is for non-encrypted emails.
Special Pays


Guidance for Special Pays (FY22) Guidance for Special Pays (FY21) Guidance for Special Pays (FY20) References Special Pays Templates For Submission
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