|RS Rank List||Abbr.|
|Lieutenant Junior Grade||LJG|
|Bar Admiral (Obs)||BA|
|Sector Admiral (Obs)||SA|
|Promotion by (min):||Squadron CO|
|Min time at rank:||2 weeks (Exception: Beginner's Path Honors Ribbon)|
Second Lieutenant is the second rank at squadron level. It is the second lowest rank in the Rebel Squadrons. A Cadet may be promoted to this rank by one of two ways: they graduate from the Academy with honors; or they earn the Beginner's Path Honors Ribbon. A Lieutenant Junior Grade may be promoted to this rank by their Squadron Commander for consistently showing they are dedicated to the Rebel Squadrons.[]
Eligible for minor command positions (Squad SO, Executive Office Assistant, rarely Squad XO).
Notable persons holding this rank
Desrik Koryn - Currently the only Second Lieutenant awarded with the Anchorhead Key Citation.