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How Much Does TSGLI Cost?

Published 08/13/2012 07:24 AM   |    Updated 08/13/2012 10:23 AM
How Much Does TSGLI Cost?

The premium for TSGLI is a flat rate of $1 per month for most Servicemembers. Members who carry the maximum SGLI coverage of $400,000 will pay $27.00 per month for both SGLI and TSGLI.

The table below outlines the rates for various categories of SGLI coverage.

Duty Status


Active duty members

$1.00 per month

Reservists or National Guard members w/full time coverage

$1.00 per month

Reservists or National Guard members w/part time coverage

$1.00 per year

Funeral honors & 1 day muster duty

No charge

Note: These rates are determined by VA and are subject to change based on claims experience.