Hazardous Duty Incentive Pay

Army National Guard: Retired

Benefit Fact Sheet


Soldiers who perform hazardous duties such as flying duty, parachute jumping, demolition of explosives, or toxic fuels handling may be entitled to Hazardous Duty Incentive Pay (HDIP).


Retired Army National Guard Soldiers are not eligible for HDIP.

Additional Information

For more information regarding flying duty HDIP, please refer to http://www.opm.gov/faqs/topic/payleave/index.aspx?cid=c4c7e7ca-48be-4650-bbc8-6ec08e8fd479



For additional information on possible changes to this benefit as a Wounded Warrior, please visit the Wounded Warrior Pay section of the Defense Finance and Accounting Services (DFAS) website at:



Document Review Date: 31 January 2018