United States Marine Corps - W-1 Warrant Officer 1
Yearly Base Pay
$35,597 - $61,510
Monthly Base Pay
$2,966.40 - $5,125.80
Hourly Base Pay *
$18.54 - $32.04
Marine Corps Warrant Officer 1 - Rank Details
Warrant Officer 1 (WO1)
|Service||United States Marine Corps|
|Address||Warrant Officer (last name)|
What are a Warrant Officer 1's Responsibilities?
Warrant Officers and Limited Duty Officers are technical or warfare specialists beyond the rank of Master Gunnery Sergeant. Warrants hold specialty positions such as Maintenance Officers, Career Recruiters, Supply Officers, and Administrative Officers. Warrants hold ranks that fall between E-9 and O-1. To progress past W-5, the Warrant would have to promote to O-1 as an LDO.
What is a Warrant Officer 1's Paygrade?
On this page you can learn more about a Warrant Officer 1's payscale, the process of becoming a Warrant Officer 1, and the history of the rank in the United States Marine Corps.
Marine Corps Warrant Officer 1 Pay Calculator
Starting pay for a Warrant Officer 1 is $2,966.40 per month, with raises for experience resulting in a maximum base pay of $5,125.80 per month. You can use the simple calculator below to see basic and drill pay for a Warrant Officer 1, or visit our Marine Corps pay calculator for a more detailed salary estimate.
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years of experience.
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Equivalent Ranks to a Marine Corps Warrant Officer 1
The table below lists the equivalent ranks of a Marine Corps Warrant Officer 1, and their insignia, in the other four branches of the United States' Armed Services.