APPLY NOW: Nigerian Air Force Latest Recruitment – DSSC Course, Salary, Ranks, Allowance

APPLY NOW: Nigerian Air Force Latest Recruitment – DSSC Course, Salary, Ranks, Allowance

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Nigerian AirForce Recruitment – DSSC Course

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Headquarters comprises of seven staff branches which formulate policies. The current seven staff branches are namely Policy and Plans, Training and Operations, Aircraft Engineering, Logistics and Communications, Administration, Standards and Evaluations and Air Secretary.

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has commenced the 2024 enlistment process of suitable qualified graduates and post-graduates as Direct Short Service (DSSC) cadets in various professions.

Nigerian Airforce Latest Job Recruitment portal consists of vacant positions for Nigerians with a minimum of HND/BSc. Nigerians are advised to submit their applications appropriately before the deadline.

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Aircraft Engineer

Job Specifications:

Qualifications and Requirements:
  • HND / B.Eng / B.Sc Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Airframe and Engine Engineering, Avionics Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, Electrical /Electronics Engineering, Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering. MSc would be an added advantage.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Armament Technologist

Job Specifications:

Qualifications and Requirements:
  • B.Sc / HND / B.Eng in Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Chemistry (Industrial Chemistry), Physics, Explosive Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering. MSc would be an added advantage.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Air Traffic Services Officer

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria. See other Jobs in Nigeria
Qualifications and Requirements:
  • Must have specialist’s qualification or its equivalent (BSc/BTech/HND).

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Air Traffic Control Officer

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria. See other Jobs in Nigeria
Qualifications and Requirements:
  • Candidates should possess a B.Sc / HND in Sciences or Air Traffic Control Licence (NCAA).

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Meteorologist

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualifications and Requirements:
  • Candidates should possess a BTech Meteorology, BSc /HND in Geography or Physics.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Fire Officer

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
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Qualification and Requirement:
  • Candidates should possess a B.Sc/HND (Science) or B.Engr (Civil Engineering) and B.Sc / HND Chemistry.
  • Fire Fighting/Rescue Certificate would be an added advantage.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Communication, Information and Space Technologist

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualification and Requirement:
  • BEng / BTech / HND Radar Engineering, BEng / BTech / BSc / HND Communications Engineering, Electrical/ Electronics Engineering, BSc Satellite Communication/ Satellite Ground Station Engineering, BSc/HND Remote Sensing, BSc / HND Geographic Information System, BSc / HND Rocketry/ Astronomy / Space Engineering, BSc Geography, BSc Geo-Physics/Physics, BEng / BTech / BSc / HND / MSc / MTech Telecommunications Engineering, ICT Engineering, Computer and Electronics Engineering, Robotics Engineering, HND / BSc / MSc Software Engineering/Developer, HND / BSc / MSc Information Technology / Computer Science, Cyber Security, Computer Engineering, HND/ BSc/ MSc Artificial Intelligence/ Machine Learning /Robotics and Mechatronics.
  • BSc / HND / MSc in other discipline with proven competencies in Software Development languages such as PHP, Python, C++ and MERN Stack can also apply.
  • Possession of professional certificates such as CCNA Wireless, CCNP Wireless, Network+, Security+, CCNA Security, CCNP Security, CompTIA Security+, and other ICT proficiency are added advantage.
  • Applicants to submit details of github accounts demonstrating competencies with successful projects.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Logistics Officer

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualification and Requirement:
  • Candidates should possess a B.Sc/HND in Purchasing and Supply/Procurement, Marketing, Business Studies, Economics, Statistics, Data Analytics, Industrial Chemistry, Biology/Bio-Chemistry, POL Laboratory Science, Database Administration/ Management.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Works and Services Officer

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualification and Requirement:
  • Candidates should possess a BSc/HND in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Geoinformatics, Quantity Surveyor and Land Surveyor.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Catering Services Officer

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualification and Requirement:
  • Candidates should possess a BSc/HND in Hotel and Catering Management, BSc/HND in Hospitality Management and BSC/HND in Event Management.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Administration / Personnel Services Officer

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualification and Requirement:
  • Candidates should possess a BSc/HND in Public Administration / Statistics.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Sports and Physical Education Officer

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualifications and Requirements:
  • Candidates should possess a B.Sc Degree in Physical and Health Education.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Air Provost

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualification and Requirement:
  • Candidates should possess a B.Sc Degree in Sociology, Criminology, Psychology, LLB, BL, BMLS (Lab Scientist), Veterinary and B.Sc Cyber Security.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.
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Educationist

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualification and Requirement:
  • Candidates should possess a BA(Ed) / BEd / B.Sc(Ed) / B.Tech Degree in Mathematics, English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Computer Science, Geography, Building Construction, Electrical/Electronics, Agricultural Science, Hausa Language, Yoruba Language, Igbo Language, Economics, History and Library Science.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Chaplain

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualification and Requirement:
  • Candidates should possess a BA Degree in Theology/Divinity.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Imam

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualification and Requirement:
  • Candidates should possess a BA in Islamic Studies, BA (Ed) in Arabic Studies and Education and BA in Sharia Law.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Music Cadet

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualification and Requirement:
  • Candidates should possess a BA / B.Ed in Music.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Legal Services Officer

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualification and Requirement:
  • Candidates should possess an LL.B / BL Degree.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Public Relations Officer

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualifications and Requirements:
  • Candidates should possess a B.Sc / BA / HND in Mass Communication, Public Relations, Journalism, Television and Film Production.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Medical Doctor / Consultant

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualification and Requirement:

We need qualified Medical Doctor / Consultant in the following field for immediate employment:

  • Dentist
  • General Surgeon
  • Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Oncologist
  • Family Physician
  • Endocrinologist
  • Anesthetist
  • Internal Medicine
  • Ophthalmologist
  • Nephrologist
  • Orthodontist
  • Restorative Dentistry

Qualifications

  • Candidates should possess an MBBS, MBchB or equivalent qualification by the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Therapeutics / Diagnostics / Medical Support Services Officer

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualification and Requirement:

Candidates should possess a specialist’s qualification or its equivalent (B.Sc / HND).

Also must be fully registered by its specialist’s Council of Nigeria and possess a current practicing license in appropriate specialist areas:

  • Radiography
  • Pharmacy
  • Medical Lab Science
  • Psychology
  • Health Information Management/Medical Records
  • Physiotherapy
  • Preventive Health/Hygiene Officer
  • Dietician/Nutrition
  • Dental Technology
  • Dental Therapy
  • Optometry
  • Biomedical Engineering

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree and Lower Credit for HND holders. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Nurse

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualification and Requirement:

Candidates should possess a B.Sc Degree. Must be a Registered Nurse (RN) and Registered Midwife (RM).

Must be registered and have a current practicing license from the Nigerian Nursing and Midwifery Council.

  • BSc Nursing
  • Anesthetic Nurses
  • Peri-Operative Nurses

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable
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Account and Budget Officer

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualification and Requirement:
  • Candidates should possess a B.Sc Degree in Accounting / Banking and Finance.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Museum and Archives Officer

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualifications: BA/BSC/HND
  • Location: All States | Nigeria.
Qualification and Requirement:
  • Candidates should possess a BA Degree in History, Archeology / Anthropology and Museum Technology.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Interested applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for holders of the first degree. In addition, applicants must possess credit in English Language and Mathematics and degree course of study.
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Letter of Exemption from NYSC at the time of applying for DSSC.
  • Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with their respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria where applicable.

Method of Application | How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should kindly click on the link below to Apply for the 2024-2025 Nigerian Air Force Latest Recruitment – DSSC Course.

General Instructions for Applicants

Nationality: Applicant must be of Nigerian citizen by origin or birth.

Age: Applicants must be between the ages of 20 and 30 years by 15 December 2024 (25 – 40 years for Medical Consultants).  Please note the following:

  • Candidates born before 15 December 1994 are not eligible, while candidates born before 15 December 1984 are not eligible for medical consultants.
  •  The Exercise is not for serving personnel desiring Branch Commission. Therefore, personnel above 30 years of age (born before 15 December 1994) are not to apply.

Height: Applicants must not be less than 1.66m tall for males and not less than 1.63m tall for females.

Medical Fitness: Applicants must be medically, physically and psychologically fit and must meet the Nigerian Air Force medical and employment standards.

Local Government Area Attestation Form: Applicants’ Local Government Area Attestation Form must be signed by a military officer from the same State as the applicants and not below the rank of Wing Commander in the Nigerian Air Force or equivalent in the Nigerian Army and Nigerian Navy or a Police Officer of the rank of Assistant Commissioner and above, or Local Government Chairman/Secretary, Magistrate and Principals of Secondary Schools attended by applicants can also sign the Attestation Form.

  • The Local Government Area Attestation Form must be accompanied by the passport photograph and photocopy of the signees’ Drivers Licence or National ID Card or International Passport.  The signee is also to authenticate behind the applicants’ passport photograph.

Presentation of Original Credentials: Successful applicants are required to submit their original credentials for scrutiny at the Selection Board Interview Exercise. The credentials include the following:

  • Two recent passport size photographs to be stamped and countersigned by officer of appropriate rank specified in (Paragraph 6).
  • Original and photocopy of birth certificate or Declaration of Age.
  • Original and photocopy of educational/professional Certificates.
  • Original and photocopy of Indigeneship certificate from applicant’s Local Government/State of Origin.
  • Original and photocopy of Attestation to Good Character signed by Officer of appropriate rank as specified in paragraph 6.

Any applicant suspected to have impersonated or submitted false document(s) shall be disqualified from the Selection Exercise. Also, any false declaration detected later may lead to withdrawal from training. Such applicants will be handed over to the Nigeria Police for prosecution.

The Nigerian Air Force will not entertain any enquiries in respect of applicants whose applications have been rejected. Interested applicants are to note that the online registration is FREE OF CHARGE.

Applicants are required to fill in valid email addresses and telephone numbers in the appropriate spaces provided in the Application Form.

Application Form: On completion of the application forms, applicants must print out the underlisted documents:

  • Acknowledgment Form.
  • Parent/Guardians Consent Form.
  • Local Government Area Attestation Form.

Invitation for Interview Successful applicants would be invited for Selection Board Interview Exercise through the portal, www.nafrecruitment.airforce.mil.ng. In addition to this, email and phone numbers could be used as deemed necessary.

Applicants are to make one application. Multiple applications will result in disqualification

APPLY NOW

Deadline: March 11, 2024

 

Nigerian Air Force Salary, Ranks And Allowance

The Ranks in the Nigerian Air Force are divided into two categories the same way the the Nigerian Army Ranks And the Nigerian Navy ranks is divided. The Commissioned officers and Non-commissioned officers.

The Commissioned officers are the high ranking officers who make strategic decisions and give commands. They are often regarded as commanders while Non-commissioned officers are the junior officer who receives orders from high ranking officers.

Those who joined the Nigerian AirForce using SSCE certificate are given the rank of Aircraftman while those who joined the Nigerian Air Force with National Diploma certificate are given the rank of Lance Corporal or Corporal depending on the trade test used in joining the force.

Gradutes with HND or BSC are given the rank of Flying Officer in the Nigerian Air Force. Below is the Nigerian Air Force Ranks for the Commissioned Officers.

Nigerian Air Force Ranks

  • 1. Marshal of the Nigerian Air Force
  • 2. Air Chief Marshal
  • 3. Air Marshal
  • 4. Air Vice-Marshal
  • 5. Air Commodore
  • 6. Group Captain
  • 7. Wing Commander
  • 8. Squadron Leader
  • 9. Flight Lieutenant
  • 10. Flying Officer
  • 11. Pilot Officer

The Non-commissioned officers ranks are:

  • Air Warrant Officer
  • Master Warrant Officer
  • Warrant Officer
  • Flight Sergeant
  • Sergeant
  • Corporal
  • Lance Corporal
  • Aircraftman

The salary structure of the Nigerian Air Force is based on rank and years of service. The Nigerian Air Force officers are well paid and the salary structure is quite attractive when compared to other Forces in Nigeria.

The Nigerian AirForce SSCE certificate holders are paid about ₦52,892 monthly. National Diploma Salary In Air Force is between ₦57,892 – ₦67,892 monthly, While those with HND or BSC certificate are paid up to ₦200,892 monthly.

Please note that the figures above is the starting salary for each qualification as it will still be increased as their years of service increases. As at 2024, the complete salaries of Nigerian Air Force officers are as follows:

Nigerian Air Force Salary

  • 1. Marshal of the Nigerian Air Force: ₦2,800,000 monthly
  • 2. Air Chief Marshal: ₦2,113,602 monthly
  • 3. Air Marshal: ₦1,838,711 monthly
  • 4. Air Vice-Marshal: ₦1,699,451 monthly
  • 5. Air Commodore: ₦977,895 monthly
  • 6. Group Captain: ₦852,631 monthly
  • 7. Wing Commander: ₦742,586 monthly
  • 8. Squadron Leader: ₦648,004 monthly
  • 9. Flight Lieutenant: ₦332,484 monthly
  • 10. Flying Officer: ₦218,400 monthly
  • 11. Pilot Officer: ₦187,159 monthly

The Non-commissioned officers salaries are:

  • Air Warrant Officer: ₦171,793 monthly
  • Master Warrant Officer: ₦165,697 monthly.
  • Warrant Officer: ₦101,974 monthly.
  • Flight Sergeant: ₦97,115 monthly.
  • Sergeant: ₦87,119 monthly.
  • Corporal: ₦65,261 monthly.
  • Lance Corporal: ₦59,261 monthly.
  • Aircraftman: ₦52,892 monthly.

The figures above is the Nigerian AirForce Salary 2024 and the ranks. Please note that the Nigerian Air Force Salary can change at anytime depending on the current government and other factors like the country’s Economy.

Nigerian Air Force Allowance

The Nigerian Air Force has other allowances which is paid to their personnels apart from the main Salary. Below is the Nigerian Air Force Allowances.

  • Special Forces allowance
  • Uniform Allowance
  • Operation Allowance
  • Transport Allowance
  • Training Allowance

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