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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) 16,460
    5 (maximum) 16,766
  • Grade 2
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    5 (minimum) 16,766
    6 (maximum) 17,079
    7 (contribution point)

    17,408

    8 (contribution point) 17,751
  • Grade 3
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    7 (minimum) 17,408
    8 17,751
    9 18,189
    10 (maximum) 18,688
    11 (contribution point) 19,202
    12 (contribution point) 19,730
  • Grade 4
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    11 (minimum) 19,202
    12 19,730
    13 20,275
    14 20,836
    15 (maximum) 21,414
    16 (contribution point) 22,017
    17 (contribution point) 22,658
  • Grade 5
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    16 (minimum) 22,017
    17 22,658
    18 23,334
    19 24,028
    20 (maximum) 24,771
    21 (contribution point) 25,483
    22 (contribution point) 26,243
  • Visiting Lecturers

    The rate for Visiting Lecturers moves in line with the national pay award. The rate following the 2018 August pay award is £209.93 (per day).

  • Grade 6
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    22 (minimum) 26,243
    24 27,831
    26

    29,515

    28 31,302
    29 (maximum) 32,236
    30 (contribution point) 33,199
    32 (contribution point) 35,210
  • Grade 7
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    30 (minimum) 33,199
    32 35,210
    33 36,261
    34 37,345
    36 (maximum) 39,610
    37 (contribution point) 40,792
    38 (contribution point) 42,036
  • Grade 8
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    37 (minimum) 40,792
    38 42,036
    40 44,559
    41 45,892
    43 (maximum) 48,676
    44 (contribution point) 50,132
    46 (contribution point) 53,175
    47 (contribution point) 54,765
  • Grade 9
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    44 (minimum) 50,132
    46 53,175
    47 54,765
    48 56,403
    49 (maximum) 58,089
    50 (contribution point) 59,828
    51 (contribution point) 61,618
  • Grade 10
    Spine pointSalary (£)
    49 58,089 (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 £27.88
    per hour for demonstrating fees £15.81
    per essay marked £4.30
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