Pay scale

  • The University has a Single pay spine and new staff are normally appointed at the bottom of their grade scale. 

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    With effect from 1 May 2022


    Spine point Grades

    Salary as at 1 May 2022

    52 Grade 12 ACE points £65,574
    51
      £63,668
    50
      £61,818
    49
      Grade 12 normal increments
    £60,022
    48
      £58,279
    47
    Grade 11 ACE points
    £56,587
    46
    £54,943
    45
    £53,348
    44
    Grade 11 normal increments
      £51,799
    43
    Grade 10 ACE points
    £50,296
    42
    £48,835
    41
    £47,419
    40
      Grade 10 normal increments
    £46,042
    39
      £44,706
    38
    Grade 9 ACE points
    £43,434
    37
    £42,149
    36
      £40,927
    35
    Grade 9 normal increments
      £39,739
    34
    Grade 8 ACE points
    £38,587
    33
    £37,467
    32
    £36,382
    31
      Grade 8 normal increments
    £35,326
    30
      £34,304
    29
    Grade 7 ACE points
    £33,309
    28
    £32,344
    27
      £31,406
    26
    Grade 7 normal increments
      £30,497
    25
    Grade 6 ACE points
    £29,614
    24
    £28,756
    23
    £27,924
    22
      Grade 6 normal increments
    £27,116
    21
      £26,341
    20
    Grade 5 ACE points
    £25,627
    19
    £24,871
    18
      £24,174
    17
    Grade 5 normal increments
    Grade 4 ACE points
    £23,487
    16
    £22,847
    15
    £22,254
    14
    Grade 4 normal increments
    £21,686
    13
      £21,135
    12
      £20,600
    11
      £20,258

    (Normal increments: light grey; ACE points salary points: dark grey) 

    Updated May 2022