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TRICARE Young Adult-Standard Option Costs

Monthly Premiums

  • 2016 monthly premium: $228 per month (through Dec. 31, 2016)
  • 2017 monthly premium: $216 per month (starting Jan. 1, 2017)

Paying Monthly Premiums

  • When you first enroll, you pay a two-month premium payment by check, money order or cashier's check, or credit/debit card. 
  • After that, premiums are paid automatically by an electronic funds transfer (EFT) or recurring debit/credit card.

Annual Outpatient Deductible

Cost sharing begins after you meet the annual outpatient deducible each fiscal yearOctober 1 - September 30

  • Active Duty Families:
    • Sponsor rank E4 and below: $50 per person, but no more than $100 per family
    • Sponsor rank E5 and above: $150 per person, but no more than $300 per family
  • All Others:
    • $150 per person, but no more than $300 per family

You won't need to meet your annual outpatient deductible if:

  • You're a family member of a National Guard/Reserve member and
  • The sponsor is on active duty for more than 30 days in support of a contingency operation

Cost Shares

Your cost share is based on:

  • Where you get care—in the U.S. or overseas 
  • Your sponsor's military status—active duty, Guard/Reserve or Retired

TRICARE Young Adult-Standard costs shares are the same as those for TRICARE Standard and Extra or TRICARE Standard Overseas:

Last Updated 10/14/2016