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Salary scales

The current further and higher education salary scales are available below.

HE single pay spine

The nationally agreed single pay spine covers the majority of HE institutions within the UK. Please check with your branch or regional office if you have any queries.

English FE pay scales

The salary scales for England for unqualified and qualified lecturers, advanced teaching and training, and leadership and management grades, as recommended by the Association of Colleges.

Northern Ireland FE pay scales

Salary information for Northern Ireland FE colleges.

Wales FE pay scales

Pay spine for Welsh FE institutions covering instructor/demonstrator, associate lecturer, main grade and upper pay grades, and the FE management spine.

Youth and community worker scales

Agreed by the joint negotiating committee for youth and community workers

HE London weighting

The amount of London weighting paid to staff working in higher education varies between institutions.

FE London allowance

The recommended London allowances for staff working in further education are:

Archive: pre-framework HE salary scales

Pre-single pay spine higher education salary scales.