ASVAB Scores for Army Enlisted Jobs - dummies

ASVAB Scores for Army Enlisted Jobs

By Angie Papple Johnston

The Army calls its enlisted jobs Military Occupational Specialties (MOSs), and more than 150 such specialties exist for entry-level recruits. The following table shows entry-level Army MOSs and the ASVAB line scores required to qualify for the jobs. Scan the table and see if you find a job that interests you.

Military jobs and qualification standards are subject to change with little or no notice. For the most up-to-date information and for complete job descriptions and qualification factors, see the Army official website.

Army Enlisted Jobs and Required ASVAB Scores
MOS Title Score MOS Title Score MOS Title Score
09L Interpreter/ Translator N/A 11B Infantry N/A 11C Indirect Fire Infantryman CO-90
12B Combat Engineer CO-87 12C Bridge Crewmember CO-87 12D Diver ST-106 or GM-98 and GT-107
12G Quarrying Specialist (Reserves only) GM-93 12K Plumber GM-88 12M Firefighter GM-88
12N Horizontal Construction Engineer GM-90 12P Prime Power Production Specialist ST-107, EL-107, and GT-110 12Q Power Distribution Specialist EL-93
12R Interior Electrician EL-93 12T Technical Engineer ST-101 12V Concrete and Asphalt Equipment Operator GM-88
12W Carpentry and Masonry Specialist GM-88 12Y Geospatial Engineer ST-95 13B Cannon Crewmember FA-93
13F Fire Support Specialist FA-96 13J Fire Control Specialist FA-96 13M Multiple Launch Rocket System Crewmember
13R Field Artillery Firefinder Radar Operator SC-98 13T Field Artillery Surveyor/Meteorological Crewmember EL-93 14E Patriot Fire Control Enhanced Operator/Maintainer MM-104
14G Air Defense Battle Management System Operator GT-98 and MM-99 14H Air Defense Early Warning System Operator GT-98 and MM-99 14P Air and Missile Defense (AMD) Crewmember OF-85
14S Avenger Crewmember (Reserves only) OF-85 14T Patriot Launching Station Enhanced Operator/Maintainer OF-92 15B Aircraft Powerplant Repairer MM-104
15D Aircraft Powertrain Repairer MM-104 15E Unmanned Aircraft Systems Repairer EL-93 and MM-104 15F Aircraft Electrician MM-104
15G Aircraft Structural Repairer MM-104 15H Aircraft Pneudraulics Repairer MM-104 15J OH-58D/ARH Armament/Electrical/Avionics Systems Repairer EL-93 and MM-104
15N Avionic Mechanic EL-93 15P Aviation Operations Specialist ST-91 15Q Air Traffic Control Operator ST-101
15R AH-64 Attack Helicopter Repairer MM-99 15S OH-58D Helicopter Repairer MM-99 15T UH-60 Helicopter Repairer MM-104
15U CH-47 Helicopter Repairer MM-104 15W Unmanned Aircraft Systems Operator SC-102 15Y AH-64D Armament/ Electrical/Avionics Systems Repairer EL-98 and MM-104
17C Cyber Operations Specialist GT-110 and ST-112 17E Electronic Warfare Specialist SC-100, EL-100 and ST-100 18X Special Forces Candidate** CO-100 and GT-110
19D Cavalry Scout CO-87 19K M1 Armor Crewman CO-87 25B Information Technology Specialist ST-95
25C Radio Operator/Maintainer SC-98 and EL-98 25D Cyber Network Defender GT-105 and ST-105 25L Cable Systems Installer/ Maintainer SC-89 and EL-89
25M Multimedia Illustrator EL-93 and ST-91 25N Nodal Network Systems Operator/Maintainer EL-102 and SC-105 25P Microwave Systems Operator/ Maintainer EL-107
25Q Multichannel Transmission Systems Operator/Maintainer EL-98 and SC-98 25R Visual Information Equipment Operator/Maintainer EL-107 25S Satellite Communication Systems Operator/Maintainer EL-117
25U Signal Support Systems Specialist SC-92 and EL-93 25V Combat Documentation/Production Specialist EL-93 and ST-91 27D Paralegal Specialist CL-105
31B Military Police ST-91 31D Criminal Investigations Special Agent ST-102 31E Internment/Resettlement Specialist ST-95
31K Military Working Dog Handler ST-91 35F Intelligence Analyst ST-101 35G Geospatial Intelligence Imagery Analyst ST-101
35L Counterintelligence Agent* ST-101 35M Human Intelligence Collector ST-101 35N Signals Intelligence Analyst ST-101
35P Cryptologic Linguist ST-91 35Q Cryptologic Cyberspace Intelligence Collector/Analyst ST-112 35S Signals Collection Analyst ST-101
35T Military Intelligence Systems Maintainer/Integrator ST-112 36B Financial Management Technician CL-101 37F Psychological Operations Specialist** GT-107
38B Civil Affairs Specialist GT-107 42A Human Resources Specialist GT-100 and CL-90 42R Musician N/A**
42S Special Band Musician N/A** 46S Public Affairs Mass Communication Specialist GT-107 56M Religious Affairs Specialist CL-90
68A Biomedical Equipment Specialist EL-107 68B Orthopedic Specialist ST-101 and GT-107 68C Practical Nursing Specialist ST-101 and GT-107
68D Operating Room Specialist ST-91 68E Dental Specialist ST-91 68F Physical Therapy Specialist ST-101 and GT-107
68G Patient Administration Specialist CL-90 68H Optical Laboratory Specialist GM-98 68J Medical Logistics Specialist CL-90
68K Medical Laboratory Specialist ST-106 68L Occupational Therapy Specialist ST-101 and GT-107 68M Nutrition Care Specialist OF-95
68N Cardiovascular Specialist ST-101 and GT-107 68P Radiology Specialist ST-106 68Q Pharmacy Specialist ST-95
68R Veterinary Food Inspection Specialist ST-95 68S Preventive Medicine Specialist ST-101 68T Animal Care Specialist ST-91
68U Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) Specialist ST-101 and GT-107 68V Respiratory Specialist ST-102 68W Combat Medic Specialist ST-101 and GT-107
68X Mental Health Specialist ST-101 68Y Eye Specialist ST-101 and GT-107 74D Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear Operations Specialist ST-100
88H Cargo Specialist GM-88 88K Watercraft Operator MM-99 88L Watercraft Engineer MM-99
88M Motor Transport Operator OF-85 88N Transportation Management Coordinator CL-95 88P Railway Equipment Repairer (Reserves only) MM-97
88T Railway Section Repairer (Reserves only) MM-87 88U Railway Operations Crewmember (Reserves only) MM-92 89A Ammunition Stock Control and Accounting Specialist ST-91
89B Ammunition Specialist ST-91 89D Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Specialist GM-105 91A M1 Abrams Tank System Maintainer MM-99 or MM-88 and GT-92
91B Wheeled Vehicle Mechanic MM-92 or MM-87 and GT-85 91C Utilities Equipment Repairer GM-98 or GM-88 and GT-83 91D Power Generation Equipment Repairer GM-98 or GM-88 and GT-88
91E Allied Trade Specialist GM-98 or GM-88 and GT-92 91F Small Arms/Artillery Repairer GM-93 or GM-88 and GT-85 91G Fire Control Repairer EL-98 or EL-93 and GT-88
91H Track Vehicle Repairer MM-92 or MM-87 and GT-85 91J Quartermaster and Chemical Equipment Repairer MM-92 or MM-87 and GT-85 91L Construction Equipment Repairer MM-92 or MM-87 and GT-85
91M Bradley Fighting Vehicle System Maintainer MM-99 or MM-88 and GT-92 91P Artillery Mechanic MM-99 or MM-88 and GT-88 91S Stryker Systems Maintainer MM-92 or MM-87 and GT-85
92A Automated Logistical Specialist CL-90 92F Petroleum Supply Specialist CL-86 and OF-85 92G Culinary Specialist OF-85
92L Petroleum Laboratory Specialist ST-91 92M Mortuary Affairs Specialist GM-88 92R Parachute Rigger GM-88 and CO-87
92S Shower/Laundry and Clothing Repair Specialist GM-84 92W Water Treatment Specialist GM-88 92Y Unit Supply Specialist CL-90
94A Land Combat Electronic Missile System Repairer EL-102 94D Air Traffic Control Equipment Repairer EL-102 94E Radio and Communications Security Repairer EL-102
94F Computer/Detection Systems Repairer EL-102 94H Test Measurement and Diagnostic Equipment Maintenance Support Specialist EL-107 94M Radar Repairer EL-107
94P Multiple Launch Rocket System Repairer EL-93 94R Avionic and Survivability Equipment Repairer EL-98 94S Patriot System Repairer EL-107
94T Short Range Air Defense System Repairer EL-98 94Y Integrated Family of Test Equipment Operator and Maintainer EL-107

* Soldiers must be at least 21 years old at time of graduation.

** Soldiers must pass one or more assessment and selection programs.

Line scores are abbreviated as follows: Clerical (CL), Combat (CO), Electronics (EL), Field Artillery (FA), General Maintenance (GM), General Technical (GT), Mechanical Maintenance (MM), Operators and Food (OF), Surveillance and Communications (SC), and Skilled Technical (ST).

See also “Deciphering ASVAB Scores.”