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Pay scales and rates

A quick look up of the full time annual salary figures by grade is available on the tabs below and a printable version can be found here. With rates for visiting lecturers and teaching assistance available at the base of the page.

  • Grade 1
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    4 (minimum) 16,035*
    5 (maximum) 16,341*

    The University pay an additional supplement to spine point 4 and spine point 5 to keep in step with the Living Wage pay rates, currently £8.75 per hour.

    With effect from 01 November 2017, the supplement is £345 per annum on spine point 4 & £39 per annum on spine point 5 equivalent to £16,380 per annum.

  • Grade 2
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    5 (minimum) 16,341*
    6 (maximum) 16,654
    7 (contribution point)

    16,983

    8 (contribution point) 17,326

    The University pay an additional supplement to spine point 4 and spine point 5 to keep in step with the Living Wage pay rates, currently £8.75 per hour.

    With effect from 01 November 2017, the supplement is £345 per annum on spine point 4 & £39 per annum on spine point 5 equivalent to £16,380 per annum.

  • Grade 3
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    7 (minimum) 16,983
    8 17,326
    9 17,764
    10 (maximum) 18,263
    11 (contribution point) 18,777
    12 (contribution point) 19,305
  • Grade 4
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    11 (minimum) 18,777
    12 19,305
    13 19,850
    14 20,411
    15 (maximum) 20,989
    16 (contribution point) 21,585
    17 (contribution point) 22,214
  • Grade 5
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    16 (minimum) 21,585
    17 22,214
    18 22,876
    19 23,557
    20 (maximum) 24,285
    21 (contribution point) 24,983
    22 (contribution point) 25,728
  • Visiting Lecturers

    The rate for Visiting Lecturers moves in line with the national pay award. The rate following the 2017 August pay award is £205.81 (per day).

  • Grade 6
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    22 (minimum) 25,728
    24 27,285
    26

    28,936

    28 30,688
    29 (maximum) 31,604
    30 (contribution point) 32,548
    32 (contribution point) 34,520
  • Grade 7
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    30 (minimum) 32,548
    32 34,520
    33 35,550
    34 36,613
    36 (maximum) 38,833
    37 (contribution point) 39,992
    38 (contribution point) 41,212
  • Grade 8
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    37 (minimum) 39,992
    38 41,212
    40 43,685
    41 44,992
    43 (maximum) 47,722
    44 (contribution point) 49,149
    46 (contribution point) 52,132
    47 (contribution point) 53,691
  • Grade 9
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    44 (minimum) 49,149
    46 52,132
    47 53,691
    48 55,297
    49 (maximum) 56,950
    50 (contribution point) 58,655
    51 (contribution point) 60,410
  • Grade 10
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    49 56,950 (minimum)
  • Teaching Assistance

    Where fractional Lecturer or Teaching fellow contracts are not appropriate the following rates apply for short term teaching assistance.

    Activity

    Rate
    per tutorial session £27.33
    per hour for demonstrating fees £15.50
    per essay marked £4.22
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