Index
 
Rates of Pay for Officers from the Navy List for 1860


  Year Month of 31 days Day
  s d s d s d
Admiral of the Fleet 2190 0 0 186 0 0 6 0 0
Admiral 1825 0 0 155 0 0 5 0 0
Vice Admiral 1460 0 0 124 0 0 4 0 0
Rear Admiral 1095 0 0 93 0 0 3 0 0
Commodore of the First Class 1095 0 0 93 0 0 3 0 0
Table Money to all the above, in addition, when Commander-in-Chief, and whilst their Flag is flying within the limits of their Station
Captain of the Fleet (For Pay, see Captains)
Commodore of the Second Class - in addition to his Pay as Captain, if so order by the Admiralty, if Commanding-in-Chief 365 0 0 31 0 0 1 0 0
Commodore of the Second Class - in addition to his Pay as Captain, if so order by the Admiralty, if not Commanding-in-Chief 182 10 0 15 10 0 0 10 0
Flag Lieutenant - (For Pay - see Lieutenants)
Masters of the Fleet (For pay, see Masters)
Secretary to the Admiral of the Fleet 500 7 1 42 9 11 1 7 5
Secretary to the Flag Officer, Commander-in-Chief 401 10 0 34 2 0 1 2 0
Secretary to all other Flag Officers, and Commodores of the 1st Class 301 2 6 25 11 6 0 16 6
Secretary to a Commodore of the 2nd class 150 11 3 12 15 9 0 8 3
Clerk to the Secretary
If passed with rank of Assist. Paymaster. Above 4 years Full Pay Service 127 15 0 10 17 0 0 7 0
If passed with rank of Assist. Paymaster. Under 4 years Full Pay Service 91 5 0 7 15 0 0 5 0
If not passed with rank of Assist. Paymaster 73 0 0 6 4 0 0 4 0
Coxswain To a Flag Officer - Continuous Service 41 1 3 3 9 9 0 2 3
Coxswain To a Flag Officer - Others 36 10 0 3 2 0 0 2 0
Steward To a Flag Officer 24 6 8 2 1 4 0 1 4
Cook to a Flag Officer 24 6 8 2 1 4 0 1 4
Domestic to a Flag Officer 24 6 8 2 1 4 0 1 4
Secretary's Servant 24 6 8 2 1 4 0 1 4
Captain of the Fleet 1095 0 0 93 0 0 3 0 0
Captain 1st Class - to the first 70 701 2 1 59 10 11 1 18 5
Captain 2nd Class - to the next 100 574 17 6 48 16 6 1 11 6
Captain 3rd Class - to all other Captains 450 3 4 38 4 8 1 4 8
Commander 301 2 6 25 11 6 0 16 6
Lieutenant
- in Command of any Ship or Tender other than those on the Packet or Surveying Establishment 200 15 0 17 1 0 0 11 0
- of 7 years' standing in that rank, being, Senior of a sea-going rates Ship 200 15 0 17 1 0 0 11 0
- of 7 years' standing in that rank, being, Senior of a Flag Ship at the Home Ports 200 15 0 17 1 0 0 11 0
- of 7 years' standing in that rank, being, Senior of a rated Surveying Vessel, if he receive no additional Pay as Assistant Surveyor 200 15 0 17 1 0 0 11 0
- of 7 years' standing in that rank, being, Senior of a Troop Ship 200 15 0 17 1 0 0 11 0
Lieutenant - All others 182 10 0 15 10 0 0 10 0
Master (Including all time served as Acting Master, and 4 years as "Second Master qualified for Master")
Master - Above 25 Years' Service 365 0 0 31 0 0 1 0 0
Master - Above 20 (If passed for Line-of-Battle Ships) 328 10 0 27 18 0 0 18 0
Master - Above 15 (If passed for Line-of-Battle Ships) 273 15 0 23 5 0 0 15 0
Master - Above 10 Years' Service 237 5 0 20 3 0 0 13 0
Master - Above 5 Years' Service 209 17 6 17 16 6 0 11 6
Master - Under 5 Years' Service 182 10 0 15 10 0 0 10 0
Masters of the Fleet to be allowed 6s a day in addition to their pay as Masters and to hold the temporary rank of Commander, but junior to Officers of that rank.
Masters appointed subsequently to 4th May, 1858, to the command of any of Her Majesty's ships are allowed 2s a day in addition to their pay
Master - Store Allowance when in Charge - 1st, 2nd and 3rd Rates 73 0 0 6 4 0 0 4 0
Master - Store Allowance when in Charge - 4th, 5th and 6th Rates 48 13 4 4 2 8 0 2 8
Master - Store Allowance when in Charge - Sloops, &c 38 0 5 3 4 7 0 2 1
Masters in command of Rated Ships, fitted or employed as Store Ships (if in charge), to be granted the same Store Allowance as Masters of 1st Rates; and those in Charge of Sloops or other Vessels employed as Store Ships, or on other such special service, to be allowed the Store Allowance of 4th Rates.
Masters to be granted Tuition Allowance, at the rate of 5 per annum for each young gentleman instructed, in Vessels not bearing a Naval Instructor.
Chaplain - Under Order in Council of 30th Jan 1856 - Above 10 years Afloat 200 15 0 17 1 0 0 11 0
Chaplain - Under Order in Council of 30th Jan 1856 - Under 10 years Afloat 182 10 0 15 10 0 0 10 0
Chaplain - Under Order in Council of 30th Jan 1856 - Under 3 years Afloat 161 4 2 13 13 10 0 8 10
Chaplain - Under Order in Council of 13th May 1859 - 1st Class - Above 20 years's Service 292 0 0 24 16 0 0 16 0
Chaplain - Under Order in Council of 13th May 1859 - 2nd Class - Above 15 years's Service 255 10 0 21 14 0 0 14 0
Chaplain - Under Order in Council of 13th May 1859 - 2nd Class - Above 10 years's Service 219 0 0 18 12 0 0 12 0
Chaplain - Under Order in Council of 13th May 1859 - 2nd Class - Under 10 years's Service 182 10 0 15 10 0 0 10 0
NOTE: No Naval Chaplain paid in accordance with these rates will be allowed to retire, under a servitude of 25 years, on Full Pay, excepting on the ground of permanent unfitness from ill-health
Chaplain - Under Order in Council of 22 Feb 1860 - Above 15 years Service, 1s a day in addition for each Years' Service above 15 years, but not to exceed 16s a day
Chaplain - Under Order in Council of 22 Feb 1860 - Above 10 years Service, 1s a day in addition for each Years' Service above 15 years, but not to exceed 16s a day 255 10 0 21 14 0 0 14 0
Chaplain - Under Order in Council of 22 Feb 1860 - Above 5 years Service, 1s a day in addition for each Years' Service above 15 years, but not to exceed 16s a day 209 17 6 17 16 6 0 11 6
Chaplain - Under Order in Council of 22 Feb 1860 - Under 5 years Service, 1s a day in addition for each Years' Service above 15 years, but not to exceed 16s a day 182 10 0 15 10 0 0 10 0
NOTE: Chaplains paid in accordance with these rates will be allowed to retire after 15 years service from the date of their first appointment, with the Half-Pay they may have earned by service, if they have not declined to serve.
Chaplain, in addition if acting as Naval Instructor - Above 10 years' service as Naval Instructor 136 17 6 11 12 6 0 7 6
Chaplain, in addition if acting as Naval Instructor - Above 7 years' service as Naval Instructor 105 11 8 9 16 4 0 6 4
Chaplain, in addition if acting as Naval Instructor - Above 3 years' service as Naval Instructor 104 18 9 8 18 3 0 5 9
Chaplain, in addition if acting as Naval Instructor - Under 3 years' service as Naval Instructor 95 16 3 8 2 9 0 5 3
Tuition Allowamce for each young Gentleman Instructed 5 0 0 0 8 5 0 0 3
Inspector General of Hospitals and Fleets - After 25 years service 821 5 0 69 15 0 2 5 0
Inspector General of Hospitals and Fleets - After 20 years service or on promotion 730 0 0 62 0 0 2 0 0
Deputy - Inspector General of Hospitals and Fleets - After 25 years service 620 10 0 52 14 0 1 14 0
Deputy - Inspector General of Hospitals and Fleets - After 20 years service or on promotion 547 10 0 46 10 0 1 10 0
Staff Surgeon - After 25 Years Service 511 0 0 43 8 0 1 8 0
Staff Surgeon - After 20 Years Service 456 5 0 38 15 0 1 5 0
Surgeon - After 15 Years Service 401 10 0 34 2 0 1 2 0
Surgeon - After 10 Years Service or on promotion 328 10 0 27 18 0 0 18 0
Paymaster - 1st Class - 30 in Number 600 14 7 51 0 5 1 12 11
Paymaster - 2nd Class - 60 in Number 474 10 0 40 6 0 1 6 0
Paymaster - 3rd Class - 80 in Number 349 15 10 29 14 2 0 19 2
Paymaster - 4th Class - 130 in Number 249 8 4 21 3 8 0 13 8
Assistant Paymaster in Charge 182 10 0 15 10 0 0 10 0
Assistant Paymaster 1st Class - Above 4 years Service 127 15 0 10 17 0 0 7 0
Assistant Paymaster 2nd Class - Under 4 years Service 91 5 0 7 15 0 0 5 0
Clerk 73 0 0 6 4 0 0 4 0
Assistant Clerk 45 12 6 3 17 6 0 2 6
Mate 66 18 4 5 13 8 0 3 8
Assistant Surgeon - After 10 years service 237 5 0 20 3 0 0 13 0
Assistant Surgeon - After 5 years service 209 17 6 17 16 6 0 11 6
Assistant Surgeon - Under 5 years service 182 10 0 15 10 0 0 10 0
Second Master - If Qualified for Master 136 17 6 11 12 6 0 7 6
Second Master - If not Qualified for Master 91 5 0 7 15 0 0 5 0
Second Master - Store Allowance when in Charge 27 7 6 2 6 6 0 1 6
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.
Second Masters to be granted Tuition Allowance, at the rate of 5 per annum for each young gentleman instructed, in vessels not bearing a Naval Instructor
Naval Instructor - Above 10 years service on full pay as such 182 10 0 15 10 0 0 10 0
Naval Instructor - Above 7 years service on full pay as such 155 2 6 13 3 6 0 8 6
Naval Instructor - Above 3 years service on full pay as such 136 17 6 11 12 6 0 7 6
Naval Instructor - Under 3 years service on full pay as such 127 5 0 10 17 0 0 7 0
Tuition Allowance for each young Gentleman Instructed 5 0 0 0 8 5 0 0 3
Gunner, Boatswain, Carpenter - Sea Pay - 1st Class 120 2 11 10 4 1 0 6 7
Gunner, Boatswain, Carpenter - Sea Pay - 2nd Class 103 8 4 8 15 8 0 5 8
Gunner, Boatswain, Carpenter - Sea Pay - 3rd Class 86 13 9 7 7 3 0 4 9
Gunner, Boatswain, Carpenter - Harbour Service Pay - 1st Class 101 17 11 8 13 1 0 5 7
Gunner, Boatswain, Carpenter - Harbour Service Pay - 2nd Class 79 1 8 6 14 4 0 4 4
Gunner, Boatswain, Carpenter - Harbour Service Pay - 3rd Class 63 17 6 5 8 6 0 3 6
Tool Money to Carpenter on Sea Pay 4 11 3 0 7 9 0 0 3
Midshipmen - in all rates 31 18 9 2 14 3 0 1 9
Master's Assistant - when above 17 years of age, and with more than 2 years service in Navy or Merchant Service 73 0 0 6 4 0 0 4 0
Master's Assistant - All others 54 15 0 4 13 0 0 3 0
Naval Cadet - All others 16 4 7 1 8 5 0 0 11
Inspectors of Machinery, when appointed to take charge of the Machinery of a Fleet or Squadron 401 10 0 34 2 0 1 2 0
Inspectors of Machinery 365 0 0 31 0 0 1 0 0
Chief Engineers (Including all time as Acting Chief Engineer, and 4 years served as an Assistant Engineer
If qualified for 1st or 2nd Rates - Above 25 years service 365 0 0 31 0 0 1 0 0
If qualified for 1st or 2nd Rates - Above 20 years service 328 10 0 27 18 0 0 18 0
If qualified for 1st or 2nd Rates - Above 15 years service 282 17 6 24 0 6 0 15 6
Above 10 years service 237 5 0 20 3 0 0 13 0
Above 5 years service 209 17 6 17 16 6 0 11 6
Under 5 years service 191 12 6 16 5 6 0 10 6
Engineers Qualified for Charge - With less than 5 years service in charge 182 10 0 15 10 0 0 10 0
Engineers Qualified for Charge - With more than 5 years and less than 10 years' service 200 15 0 17 1 0 0 11 0
Engineers Qualified for Charge - With more than 10 years service. 219 0 0 18 12 0 0 12 0
Assistant Engineers - Sea Pay and when employed in Dock Yards - Assistant Engineer - 1st Class 164 5 0 13 19 0 0 9 0
Assistant Engineers - Sea Pay and when employed in Dock Yards - Assistant Engineer - 2nd Class 136 17 6 11 12 6 0 7 6
Assistant Engineers - Sea Pay and when employed in Dock Yards - Assistant Engineer - 3rd Class 109 10 0 9 6 0 0 6 0
Assistant Engineers - Harbour Service Pay - Assistant Engineer - 1st Class 100 7 6 8 10 6 0 5 6
Assistant Engineers - Harbour Service Pay - Assistant Engineer - 2nd Class 82 2 6 6 19 6 0 4 6
Assistant Engineers - Harbour Service Pay - Assistant Engineer - 3rd Class 63 17 6 5 8 6 0 3 6
Assistant Engineers when in charge of Engines allowed 1s. a day in addition to their Pay..

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