Air Force releases technical sergeant/19E6 promotion cycle statistics Published July 18, 2019 By Kat Bailey Air Force’s Personnel Center Public Affairs JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas – Air Force officials have selected 9,467 staff sergeants for promotion to technical sergeant out of 29,328 eligible for a selection rate of 32.28 percent in the 19E6 promotion cycle. Of the 9,467 selected, 18 percent had Promote Now recommendations, 26 percent had Must Promote recommendations and 56 percent had Promote recommendations. Selectees’ average time in grade was 4.04 years and time in service was 9.06 years. The average selectee overall score was 354.93, based on point averages of 211.16 for enlisted performance reports, 4.85 for decorations, 70.83 for the promotion fitness examination and 65.77 for the specialty knowledge test. The technical sergeant promotion list is available on the Enlisted Promotions page of the Air Force’s Personnel Center website, the Air Force Portal and myPers. Airmen can access their score notices on the virtual Military Personnel Flight via the AFPC secure applications page. Those selected will be promoted beginning Aug. 1, according to their promotion sequence number. Prior to posting the list, AFPC provided commanders, senior raters and trusted agents with advanced knowledge of their Airmen’s selection. For more information about Air Force personnel programs, visit the AFPC public website.