Hardship Duty Pay
Hardship Duty Pay is taxable, unless the member is assigned to a designated tax-exempt combat zone. In addition to Hardship Duty Pay, members permanently assigned (PCS) overseas may be entitled to Overseas COLA. Members on temporary duty overseas, may be entitled to Overseas Per Diem.
The below chart shows the monthly Hardship Duty Pay amount in effect for South Korea for calendar year 2008. In order to be eligible for this pay, the military member must be permanently assigned (PCS) to South Korea, or TDY (temporary duty)/deployed/attached to South Korea for a period of of over 30 days duration.
2008 Hardship Duty Pay for South Korea
|Gwang Ju AB||$100|