The Quality of Life (QoL) Analyst is the command authority to analyze, advocate, coordinate, advise, consult, and develop comprehensive strategies to initiate, support or improve the level of entitlements, benefits and compensation that are customarily available & reasonably expected by personnel (military, civilians & dependents) to maintain their QoL and standard of living in the SOUTHCOM area of responsibility and in the greater South Florida area.
South Florida Cost of Living Info
Info on Cost of Living Allowances for SOUTHCOM personnel serving in South Florida.
SOUTHCOM Cost of Living Allowances FAQs
Overseas Cost of Living info
The Overseas Cost of Living Allowance (COLA) is a non-taxable supplemental pay allowance, designed to offset overseas prices of non-housing goods and services.
For more details, see the Defense Travel Management Office's Understanding Overseas Cost of Living Allowance Adjustments (PDF file)
To look up a COLA rate:
Overseas Cost of Living Allowances (COLA)
More SOUTHCOM overseas info available at the Newcomers to Overseas Locations page.
Contact SOUTHCOM's QoL Advisor
Quality of Life Advisor
J-1 Personnel Directorate
United States Southern Command
9301 NW 33rd St., Doral, Fla. 33172-1217
Phone: (305) 437-1122