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Table of Full Pay - Officers


Note from transcriber: I suspect that this is a Lunar month. Pay per Month
Captain When employed on Full Pay Class. s. d.
1. Captains of Ships of the Line, except Flag Ships 58 14 0
2. Senior Captains of the Ordinary and other such Establishments

46

0

8

3. Captains of regular Flag Ships, and of Fourth Rates

38

7

0

4. All other Captains

30

13

8

Commander (in all Rates in which an Officer of the Rank is authorized to be borne)

28

6

4

Lieutenant

(In all Rates)

In command of any Ship other than those on the Packet or Surveying Establishment

15

8

0

Of 7 years' standing in that rank being Senior of a Sea-going Rated Ship Senior of a Rated Surveying Vessel (if he receive no additional Pay as an Assistant Surveyor). Senior of a Troop Ship

All others

 

14

0

0

Masters 16. 6s. 8d. (in Line of Battle Ships, and 14. in all other Ships)

Chaplain

12

5

4

Chaplain (in all Rates of Ship)

In addition if acting as Naval Instructor

Under 3 Years' Service as Naval Instructor

7

7

0

Above 3 Years' Service as Naval Instructor

8

1

0

Above 7 Years' Service as Naval Instructor

8

17

4

Above 10 Years' Service as Naval Instructor

10

10

0

Tuition Allowance for each Young Gentleman instructed, 5 pounds per annum ...................

0

7

8

Surgeon (in all Rates of Ship) With such further allowance when employed in Hospitals on shore as their Lordships may think proper. (See page 151.)
Surgeon (in all Rates of Ship) Of less than 5 Years' Full Pay Service, including Service as Assistant Surgeon

15

8

0

Above 6 Years' Full Pay Service, including Service as Assistant Surgeon

16

16

0

Above 10 Years' Full Pay Service, including Service as Assistant Surgeon

19

18

0

Above 20 Years' Full Pay Service, including Service as Assistant Surgeon

29

4

0

Of Hospital Ship, of whatever length of Service

25

4

O

Paymaster and Purser (in all Rates)

7

0

0

Clerk in Charge. For Pay, see Clerk. (in all Rates)

     
Naval Instructor (in all Rates of Ship)

Of less than 3 Years' Full Pay Service

9

16

0

Above 3 Years' Full Pay Service

10

10

0

Above 7 Years' Full Pay Service

11

18

0

Above 10 Years' Full Pay Service

14

0

0

Tuition allowance for each Young Gentleman instructed 5 pounds. per Annum

0

7

8

Mate (in all Rates)

5 0 0

Second Master 5 . 9s. 4d. in Line of Battle Ships, and 5. In all other Ships.

Assistant Surgeon (In all Rates of Ship)

In Ships where no Surgeon is borne

Of less than 10 Years' Full Pay Service

11

4

0

Above 10 Years' Full Pay Service

14

0

0

In Ships in which a Surgeon is borne

Of less than 3 Years' Full Pay Service

9

16

0

Above 3 Years' Full Pay Service

10

10

0

Above 10 Years' Full Pay Service 12 12 0
Midshipman (In all Rates of Ship)

2

8

0

Master's Assistant (In all Rates of Ship)

3

11

0

Naval Cadet (In all Rates of Ship)

1

2

0


  per Month
  Full Pay Harbour Service
       s   d      s   d
Gunner 1st Class    
2nd Class
3rd Class.
  7   0   0   5   17   1
Boatswain   5   9   4   4   6   4
Carpenter
With 7s. a Month in addition to Full Pay for Tools in every rate and Class of Ship
  4     14     0     3     11     0  

    per Month
    Full Pay Harbour Service

Engineer   

First Class

  12  

  0  

  0  

  7  

  17  

  0  

First Class Allowance for each Boy instructed

  0

  14

  0

  0

  0

  0

Second Class

  8

  0

  0

  4

  18

  0

Second Class Allowance for each Boy instructed

  0

  14

  0

  0

  0

  0

Third Class

  5

  6

  0

  3

  3

  0

When within the Tropics Engineers to be allowed while the Steam is up, half the Full Pay in addition.


Clerk To the Secretary to a Commander in-Chief (In all Rates)   4   14   0

To the Secretary to a Junior Flag Officer or Commodore, First Class (In all Rates)

  3     18     8  
Clerks ** 4. 6s. 4d. in Line-of-battle Ships, and 4. to all other Ships. in all Rates.

* Store Allowances to Masters when in charge, First Rate 6. 10s. 11d. ; Second Rate, 5. 10s. 10d. ; Third Rate, 5. 5s. 8d. ; Fourth Rate, 3. 19s. Id; Fifth Rate, 3. 14s. 9d. ; Sixth Rate 3. 2s. 2d.; Sloops, 2. 17s. 4d. .

Surgeons on the List and unemployed on the 1st July, 1840, are entitled to the old scale of Pay only, until they shall have served 3 years on Full Pay subsequently to the 1st January, 1838

Schoolmasters, so long as any such continue in the Service, are to receive the same pay as heretofore, and the Tuition-money and Bounty.

In Vessels in which no Master is borne this Officer is to receive 5. 9s. 4d. a month, and Store Allowance of 2.; and if in Ships bearing a Master, and from his absence, or other cause. the Stores should be placed under charge of a Second Master, the same Store Allowance is to be made to the latter as regulated for the former; or when a Second Master or other Officer shall have charge of the Stores in a Tender the Lords' Commissioners of the Admiralty will decide according to the circumstances of the case, whether any or what portion of the Store Allowance shall be granted to such Officer.

** Principal Clerk to Commodore of Second Class, and Captain Superintendent at Woolwich. being Senior Officer 150 a year

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