2016 Pay Chart and Calculator Are Released! 1.3 percent raise for all Sailors Published Jan 19, 2016 6:13 PM Reading Room SHARE The 2016 military pay charts have been released. The 2016 National Defense Authorization Act gave Sailors a 1.3 percent pay raise. Check out the PDF and calculator below. 2016MilitaryPayChart_v1 Awesome pay calculator here MORE TO READ RELATED Marine prosecutor reflects on lessons learned from sexual assault survivor Her willingness to speak truth in spite of fear left a lasting impression on me. READ NOW RELATED The 49 best Black Friday deals on tactical gear at Amazon Score the best deals on tactical gear from knives to flashlights on Amazon. RELATED The best Cabela’s Black Friday deals on shooting, hunting, grilling, and more Score the best holiday gifts through these Cabela's Black Friday deals.