Comparative navy enlisted ranks of the Americas

Summary

Rank comparison chart of navies of North and South American states.

Enlisted

Rank group Senior NCOs Junior NCOs Enlisted
 Antigua and Barbuda Coast Guard[1]
Antigua and Barbuda Navy OR-9.svg British Royal Marines OR-8.svg British Royal Navy OR-7.svg British Royal Navy OR-6.svg British Royal Navy OR-4.svg Antigua and Barbuda-Navy-OR-2.svg
Master chief petty officer class 1 Master chief petty officer class 2 Chief petty officer Petty officer Leading seaman Able seaman


 Argentine Navy[2]
Armada Argentina - Suboficial Mayor.svg Armada Argentina - Suboficial Principal.svg Armada Argentina - Suboficial Primero.svg Armada Argentina - Suboficial Segundo.svg Armada Argentina - Cabo Principal.svg Armada Argentina - Cabo Primero.svg Armada Argentina - Cabo Segundo.svg Armada Argentina - Marinero Primero.svg Armada Argentina - Marinero Segundo.svg
Suboficial mayor Suboficial principal Suboficial primero Suboficial segundo Cabo principal Cabo primero Cabo segundo Marinero primero Marinero segundo


 Royal Bahamas Defence Force[3]
Bahamas-Navy-OR-9.svg Bahamas-Navy-OR-7.svg Bahamas-Navy-OR-6.svg Bahamas-Navy-OR-4.svg Bahamas-Navy-OR-2.svg No insignia
Force chief petty officer Chief petty officer Petty officer Leading marine Able marine Marine


 Barbados Coast Guard
Barbados Coast Guard OR9.png Barbados Coast Guard OR8.svg Barbados Coast Guard OR7.png Barbados Coast Guard OR6.png Barbados Coast Guard OR4.png Barbados Coast Guard OR2.png No insignia
Master chief petty officer class 1 Master chief petty officer class 2 Chief petty officer Petty officer Leading seaman Able seaman Seaman


Belize Coast Guard
Belize CG OR-9.svg Belize CG OR-8.svg Belize CG OR-7.svg Belize CG OR-6.svg Belize CG OR-5.svg Belize CG OR-4.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg
Master chief petty officer Senior chief petty officer Chief petty officer Petty officer first class Petty officer second class Petty officer third class Seaman Seaman apprentice


 Bolivian Naval Force[4]
Blank.svg Blank.svg Sub-Oficial Primero (Senior Chief Petty Officer).png Sub-Oficial Segundo (Chief Petty Officer).png Sub-Oficial Inicial (Petty Officer 1st Class).png Sargento Primero (Petty Officer 2rd Class).png Sargento Segundo (Petty Officer 3rd Class).png Blank.svg Marinero.png Marinero De Primera (Seaman Apprentice).gif No insignia
Sub-oficial maestre Sub-oficial mayor Sub-oficial primero Sub-oficial segundo Sub-oficial inicial Sargento primero Sargento segundo Sargento inicial Cabo conscripto Marinero de primero Marinero de segunda


Brazilian Navy[5]
Brazilian Navy OR-9.png G05-MB Primeiro Sargento.svg G04-MB Segundo Sargento.svg G03-MB Terceiro Sargento.svg G02-MB Cabo.svg G01-MB Marinheiro.svg
Suboficial Primeiro-sargento Segundo-sargento Terceiro-sargento Cabo Marinheiro


 Royal Canadian Navy[6]
Canadian RCN OR-10.svg Canadian RCN OR-9c.svg Canadian RCN OR-9b.svg Canadian RCN OR-9a.svg Canadian RCN OR-8.svg Canadian RCN OR-7.svg Canadian RCN OR-6.svg
Canadian RCN OR-5.svg Canadian RCN OR-4.svg Canadian RCN OR-3.svg Canadian RCN OR-2.svg
Canadian Forces
chief warrant officer
Command chief petty officer 1st class Senior appointment
chief petty officer 1st class
Chief petty officer 1st class Chief petty officer 2nd class Petty officer 1st class Petty officer 2nd class Master sailor Sailor 1st class Sailor 2nd class Sailor 3rd class
Adjudant-chef
des Forces canadiennes
Premier maître de 1re classe du commandement Premier maître de 1re classe – nomination supérieure Premier maître de 1re classe Premier maître de 2e classe Maître de 1re classe Maître de 2e classe Matelot-chef Matelot de 1re classe Matelot de 2e classe Matelot de 3e classe


 Chilean Navy[7]
GM.1.SUBOFICIAL MAYOR.svg GM.2.SUBOFICIAL.svg GM.3.SARGENTO 1°.svg GM.4.SARGENTO 2°.svg GM.5.CABO 1°.svg GM.6.CABO 2°.svg GM.7.MARINEROrev.svg GM.8.Grumete.svg
Suboficial mayor Suboficial Sargento primero Sargento segundo Cabo primero Cabo segundo Marinero primero Marinero segundo


 Colombian National Navy[8]
Suboficial Jefe Técnico de Comando Conjunto ARC.svg Suboficial Jefe Técnico de Comando ARC.svg Suboficial jefe tecnico armada colombia.svg Suboficial jefe armada colombia.svg Suboficial primero armada colombia.svg Suboficial segundo armada colombia.svg Suboficial tercero armada colombia.svg Marinero primero armada colombia.svg Marinero segundo armada colombia.svg
Suboficial jefe técnico de comando conjunto Suboficial jefe técnico de comando Suboficial jefe técnico Suboficial jefe Suboficial primero Suboficial segundo Suboficial tercero Marinero primero Marinero segundo
Rank group Senior NCOs Junior NCOs Enlisted
Costa Rica Costa Rica No navy


 Cuban Revolutionary Navy[9]
Cuba-Navy-OR-9c.svg Cuba-Navy-OR-9b.svg Cuba-Navy-OR-9a.svg Cuba-Navy-OR-8.svg Cuba-Navy-OR-7.svg Cuba-Navy-OR-6.svg Cuba-Navy-OR-5.svg Cuba-Navy-OR-3.svg No insignia No insignia
Suboficial mayor Primer suboficial Segundo suboficial Suboficial Sargento primero Sargento de segunda Sargento de tercera Cabo Marinero de primera Marinero


Dominica Dominica No navy


 Dominican Navy
Sargentomayormarinadommm.svg Sargentomarinadeguerrchevron.svg Cabomarinadeguerrachevron.svg Rasomarinadeguerrachevron.svg
Sargentos mayores Sargentos Cabos Marineros especialista


 Ecuadorian Navy[10]
10.Ecuadorian Navy-FFMCPO.svg 09.Ecuadorian Navy-MCPO.svg 08.Ecuadorian Navy-CPO.svg 07.Ecuadorian Navy-PO1.svg 06.Ecuadorian Navy-PO2.svg 05.Ecuadorian Navy-PO3.svg 04.Ecuadorian Navy-SM.svg 03.Ecuadorian Navy-SA.svg 02.Ecuadorian Navy-SR1.svg 01.Ecuadorian Navy-SR2.svg
Sub-Oficial mayor Sub-Oficial primero Sub-Oficial segundo Sargento primero Sargento segundo Cabo primero Cabo segundo Marinero Grumete 2do Año Grumete 1er Año


 Navy of El Salvador[11]
Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Malaysia-Navy-OR-6 New.svg Malaysia-Navy-OR-4 New.svg Malaysia-Navy-OR-3 New.svg No insignia
Maestre mayor Maestre primero Maestre Sargento primero maestro Sargento maestro Subsargento maestro Cabo maestro Marinero


Grenada Grenada No navy


Guyana Coast Guard
Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg
British Royal Navy OR-4.svg 01-Tanzania Navy-LCPL.svg
Fleet chief petty officer Chief petty officer Senior petty officer Petty officer Leading seaman Able seaman


Haitian Navy
Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg


 Jamaican Coast Guard[12]
Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Jamaica-Navy-OR-8b.png Jamaica-Navy-OR-8a.png Jamaica-Navy-OR-7.svg Jamaica-Navy-OR-6.svg British Royal Navy OR-4.svg Kenya-AirForce-OR-3.svg No insignia
Master chief petty officer 1 Master chief petty officer Chief petty officer Petty officer Leading seaman Able seaman Ordinary seaman


 Mexican Navy[13][14]
Segundo Maestre SEMAR.gif Tercer Maestre SEMAR.gif Cabo de Mar SEMAR.png No insignia
Segundo maestre Tercer maestre Cabo Marinero
Rank group Senior NCOs Junior NCOs Enlisted
 Paraguayan Navy[15]
Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg No insignia
Sub-oficial principal Sub-oficial mayor Sub-oficial de primera Sub-oficial de segunda Maestre Cabo primero Cabo segundo Dragoneante


 Peruvian Navy[16]
Peruvian Navy OR-9b.svg Peruvian Navy OR-9a.svg Peruvian Navy OR-8.svg Peruvian Navy OR-7.svg Peruvian Navy OR-6.svg No insignia No insignia
Oficial de mar primero Oficial de mar segundo Oficial de mar tercero Cabo primero Cabo segundo Marinero Grumete


Saint Lucia Saint Lucia No navy


Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent and the Grenadines No navy


 Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard[17]
Trinidad and Tobago-Navy-OR-9.svg Trinidad & Tobago-Navy-OR-7.svg Trinidad & Tobago-Navy-OR-6.svg British Royal Navy OR-4.svg No insignia No insignia
Fleet chief petty officer Chief petty officer Petty officer Leading seaman Able seaman Ordinary seaman


 United States Navy[18]
Insignia pending MCPON FMCPO FMCPO E-9 E-8 E-8 E-7 E-6 E-5 E-4 E-3 E-2 No insignia
Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Fleet/force master chief petty officer Command master chief petty officer Master chief petty officer Command senior chief petty officer Senior chief petty officer Chief petty officer Petty officer first class Petty officer second class Petty officer third class Seaman Seaman apprentice Seaman recruit


 U.S. Coast Guard
MCPOCG MCPOCG CMC MCPO E-8 E-7 E-6 E-5 E-4 E-3 E-2 E-2
Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Reserve Command master chief petty officer Master chief petty officer Senior chief petty officer Chief petty officer Petty officer first class Petty officer second class Petty officer third class Seaman Seaman apprentice Seaman recruit


 United States Marine Corps[19]
USMC-E9-SEAC.svg USMC-E9-SGMMC.svg USMC-E9-SGM.svg USMC-E9-MGyS.svg USMC-E8-1SG.svg USMC-E8-MSG.svg USMC-E7.svg USMC-E6.svg USMC-E5.svg USMC-E4.svg USMC-E3.svg USMC-E2.svg No insignia
Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps Sergeant major Master gunnery sergeant First sergeant Master sergeant Gunnery sergeant Staff sergeant Sergeant Corporal Lance corporal Private first class Private


 National Navy of Uruguay[20]
A VNN-OF-1A.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg No insignia
Sub-oficial de cargo Sub-oficial de primera Sub-oficial de segunda Cabo de primera Cabo de segunda Marinero


 Bolivarian Navy of Venezuela[21]
Sargentosupervisor.gif Sargentoayudante.gif Sargentomayor1ra.gif Sargentomayor2da.gif Sargentomayor3ra.gif Sargento1ro.gif Sargento2do.gif Cabo1ro.png Cabo2do.png Distinguido.png Marinero Raso.gif
Sargento supervisor Sargento ayudante Sargento mayor de primera Sargento mayor de segunda Sargento mayor de tercera Sargento primero Sargento segundo Cabo primero Cabo segundo Distinguido Marinero raso
Rank group Senior NCOs Junior NCOs Enlisted

See also

References

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