Originally Posted by zellthemedic
I just got word that I'm going to get a $85,000 sign-on bonus with the Navy.
As an aviation tech, right?
Is that all in cash? I know most of the big bonuses are for subs and nuclear guys, and those are generally in the $40k range. It just seems unlikely to me that your recruiter isn't pulling your chain. Then again, I really don't know that much.
Remember, his job is to ship you: he will lie. If it's not on paper it doesn't mean ****. Get it written down and signed if possible.