Pay scale

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

    With effect from 1 August 2019

    Spine point Grades Salary as at 1 August 2019
    52 Grade 12 ACE points £64,605
    51
      £62,727
    50
      £60,905
    49
      Grade 12 normal increments
    £59,135
    48
      £57,418
    47
    Grade 11 ACE points
    £55,750
    46
    £54,131
    45
    £52,560
    44
    Grade 11 normal increments
      £51,034
    43
    Grade 10 ACE points
    £49,553
    42
    £48,114
    41
    £46,718
    40
      Grade 10 normal increments
    £45,361
    39
      £44,045
    38
    Grade 9 ACE points
    £42,792
    37
    £41,526
    36
      £40,322
    35
    Grade 9 normal increments
      £39,152
    34
    Grade 8 ACE points
    £38,017
    33
    £36,914
    32
    £35,845
    31
      Grade 8 normal increments
    £34,804
    30
      £33,797
    29
    Grade 7 ACE points
    £32,817
    28
    £31,866
    27
      £30,942
    26
    Grade 7 normal increments
      £30,046
    25
    Grade 6 ACE points
    £29,176
    24
    £28,331
    23
    £27,511
    22
      Grade 6 normal increments
    £26,715
    21
      £25,941
    20
    Grade 5 ACE points
    £25,217
    19
    £24,461
    18
      £23,754
    17
    Grade 5 normal increments
    Grade 4 ACE points
    £23,067
    16
    £22,417
    15
    £21,814
    14
    Grade 4 normal increments
    £21,236
    13
      £20,675
    12
      £20,130
    11
    Grade 3 ACE points
    £19,612
    10
      £19,133
    9
    Grade 3 normal increments
    Grade 2 ACE points
    £18,709
    8
    £18,342
    7

    Grade 2 normal increments
    £18,009
    6
      £17,682
    5*                                                         

    £17,361
    4*                                                   
        £17,046
    3*    

      £16,736

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

    *Points 3 to 5 are used for casual and variable hours roles only.

    Updated August 2019