Air Force releases senior master sergeant/22E8 promotion cycle statistics Published March 15, 2022 By Staff Sgt. Kiana Pearson Air Force's Personnel Center Public Affairs JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas -- Air Force officials have selected 1,443 master sergeants for promotion to senior master sergeant, out of 17,419 eligible, for a selection rate of 8.28% in the 22E8 promotion cycle, which includes supplemental promotion opportunities. The average overall score for those selected was 402.98. Selectees’ average time in grade was 4.24 years and time in service was 18.02 years. The promotion lists are 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. For more information about Air Force personnel programs, visit the AFPC public website.