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UK Teacher Pay Scales 2019-20 (England, Scotland and Wales).

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If you’re a teacher and you’re anything like me, any time you hear of a pay increase, you’re all over the internet, trying to find out two things: How much and when!

Recently we’ve all heard there’s a bigger than usually pay rise coming and…

We now know how much and when!

Below is every pay scale for teachers in the UK for the 2019-2020 academic year with the 2.75% increase applied.

I’ve also added an income tax calculator so you can work out your net income.

The data here comes from the NEU website.

Teacher Pay Scales 2019-20

How much is the teacher pay rise 2019-20?

The UK government have confirmed that teachers across the UK will receive a 2.75% pay increase for the 2019-20 academic year.

Which boroughs make up the inner London area for UK teacher pay scales?

Barking and Dagenham, Brent, Camden, City of London, Ealing, Greenwich, Hackney, Hammersmith and Fulham, Haringey, Islington, Kensington and Chelsea, Lambeth
Lewisham, Merton, Newham, Southwark, Tower Hamlets, Wandsworth and Westminster.

Which boroughs make up the outer London area for UK teacher pay scales?

Barnet, Bexley, Bromley, Croydon, Enfield, Harrow, Havering, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Kingston-upon-Thames, Redbridge, Richmond-upon-Thames, Sutton and Waltham Forest.

What is the fringe are for UK teacher pay scales?

Buckinghamshire: South Bucks, Chiltern.
Essex: Basildon, Brentwood, Epping Forest, Harlow.
Hertfordshire: Broxbourne, Dacorum, East Herts, Hertsmere, St Albans, Three Rivers, Watford, Welwyn Hatfield
Kent: Dartford, Sevenoaks
West Sussex: Crawley.
Plus the whole of the following LAs:
Bracknell Forest
Slough
Surrey
Thurrock
Windsor & Maidenhead.

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Net Income and Tax Calculator.

Check the tables below to find out your gross pay, then pop it in here to find out how much you will be taking home!

If you are viewing this page on your phone, you will need to turn your phone to landscape to see all on the table…or just download the PDF.

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: England.

“England” corresponds with areas outside of London and the Fringe Area.

20182019
AnnualMonthlyAnnualMonthly
M1£23,720£1,976.67£24,373£2,031.08
M2£25,594£2,132.83£26,298£2,191.50
M3£27,652£2,304.33£28,413£2,367.75
M4£29,780£2,481.67£30,599£2,549.92
M5£32,126£2,677.17£33,010£2,750.83
M6£35,008£2,917.33£35,971£2,997.58
U1£36,646£3,053.83£37,654£3,137.83
U2£38,004£3,167.00£39,050£3,254.17
U3£39,406£3,283.83£40,490£3,374.17

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Inner London.

20182019
AnnualMonthlyAnnualMonthly
M1£29,664£2,472.00£30,480£2,540.00
M2£31,211£2,600.92£32,070£2,672.50
M3£32,837£2,736.42£33,741£2,811.75
M4£34,548£2,879.00£35,499£2,958.25
M5£37,206£3,100.50£38,230£3,185.83
M6£40,372£3,364.33£41,483£3,456.92
U1£44,489£3,707.42£45,713£3,809.42
U2£46,676£3,889.67£47,960£3,996.67
U3£48,244£4,020.33£49,571£4,130.92

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Outer London.

20182019
AnnualMonthlyAnnualMonthly
M1£27,596£2,299.67£28,355£2,362.92
M2£29,307£2,442.25£30,113£2,509.42
M3£31,120£2,593.33£31,976£2,664.67
M4£33,047£2,753.92£33,956£2,829.67
M5£35,850£2,987.50£36,836£3,069.67
M6£38,963£3,246.92£40,035£3,336.25
U1£40,310£3,359.17£41,419£3,451.58
U2£41,801£3,483.42£42,951£3,579.25
U3£43,348£3,612.33£44,541£3,711.75

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Fringe Area.

20182019
AnnualMonthlyAnnualMonthly
M1£24,859£2,071.58£25,543£2,128.58
M2£26,732£2,227.67£27,468£2,289.00
M3£28,789£2,399.08£29,581£2,465.08
M4£30,924£2,577.00£31,775£2,647.92
M5£33,264£2,772.00£34,179£2,848.25
M6£36,157£3,013.08£37,152£3,096.00
U1£37,758£3,146.50£38,797£3,233.08
U2£39,113£3,259.42£40,189£3,349.08
U3£40,520£3,376.67£41,635£3,469.58

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Wales.

*At the time of publishing, the pay scale for teachers in wales is still awaiting formal confirmation but the NEU believe it will be as follows. I will update this when the final decision has been confirmed.

20182019
AnnualMonthlyAnnualMonthly
M1£23,720£1,976.67£24,906£2,075.5
M2£25,594£2,132.83£26,298£2,191.50
M3£27,652£2,304.33£28,413£2,367.75
M4£29,780£2,481.67£30,599£2,549.92
M5£32,126£2,677.17£33,010£2,750.83
M6£35,008£2,917.33£35,971£2,997.58
U1£36,646£3,053.83£37,654£3,137.83
U2£38,004£3,167.00£39,050£3,254.17
U3£39,406£3,283.83£40,490£3,374.17

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Leading practitioner.

EnglandInner
London
Outer
London
Fringe
Area
Wales*
Minimum£41267£49065£44541£42403£41267
Maximum£62735£70540£66012£63874£62735

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Teaching and learning responsibility (TLR).

TLR payment 1TLR payment 2TLR payment 3SEN allowance
Minimum£8069£2796£555£2209
Maximum£13654£6829£2757£4359

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Unqualified teachers.

EnglandInner LondonOuter LondonFringe AreaWales*
1£17682£22237£21004£18844£17682
2£19739£24293£23061£20898£19739
3£21794£26350£25118£22955£21794
4£23851£28405£27178£25011£23851
5£25909£30460£29233£27067£25909
6£27965£32515£31290£29123£27965

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Leadership group.

England.Inner LondonOuter LondonFringe AreaWales*
1£41065£48824£44323£42195£41065
2£42093£49857£45353£43226£42093
3£43144£50912£46400£44277£43144
4£44218£51984£47479£45356£44218
5£45319£53091£48582£46459£45319
6£46457£54223£49714£47592£46457
7£47707£55477£50969£48846£47707
8£48808£56576£52067£49940£48808
9£50026£57790£53284£51161£50026
10£51311£59076£54571£52445£51311
11£52643£60404£55898£53775£52643
12£53856£61624£57117£54993£53856
13£55202£62968£58465£56340£55202
14£56579£64344£59833£57714£56579
15£57986£65747£61241£59118£57986
16£59528£67295£62787£60664£59528
17£60895£68663£64156£62039£60895
18£62426£70194£65689£63562£62426
19£63975£71742£67237£65109£63975
20£65561£73328£68820£66701£65561
21£67183£74949£70445£68325£67183
22£68851£76618£72107£69989£68851
23£70556£78318£73812£71689£70556
24£72306£80074£75564£73446£72306
25£74103£81867£77361£75237£74103
26£75936£83699£79194£77075£75936
27£77818£85579£81075£78952£77818
28£79748£87512£83007£80880£79748
29£81723£89491£84979£82860£81723
30£83757£91522£87013£84886£83757
31£85826£93594£89089£86965£85826
32£87960£95722£91215£89098£87960
33£90145£97911£93406£91284£90145
34£92373£100140£95633£93511£92373
35£94669£102436£97927£95808£94669
36£97013£104776£100268£98148£97013
37£99424£107194£102685£100561£99424
38£101885£109648£105145£103021£101885
39£104368£112131£107624£105500£104368
40£106972£114742£110234£108112£106972
41£109644£117416£112905£110781£109644
42£112392£120156£115647£113530£112392
43£114060£121749£117287£115188£114060

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Headteacher.

EnglandInner LondonOuter LondonFringe Area
Group 1£61,808£69,499£65,038£62,932
Group 2£66,517£74,208£69,747£67,648
Group 3£71,590£79,280£74,816£72,718
Group 4£77,048£84,731£80,272£78,170
Group 5£84,976£92,667£88,206£86,104
Group 6£93,732£101,421£96,957£94,859
Group 7£103,334£111,020£106,558£104,455
Group 8£114,060£121,749£117,287£115,188

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Headteacher Group 1.

EnglandInner LondonOuter LondonFringe Area
6£46,457£54,223£49,714£47,592
7£47,707£55,477£50,969£48,846
8£48,808£56,576£52,067£49,940
9£50,026£57,790£53,284£51,161
10£51,311£59,076£54,571£52,445
11£52,643£60,404£55,898£53,775
12£53,856£61,624£57,117£54,993
13£55,202£62,968£58,465£56,340
14£56,579£64,344£59,833£57,714
15£57,986£65,747£61,241£59,118
16£59,528£67,295£62,787£60,664
17£60,895£68,663£64,156£62,039
18*£61,808£69,499£65,038£62,932

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Headteacher Group 2.

England Inner LondonOuter London Fringe Area
8£48,808£56,576£52,067£49,940
9£50,026£57,790£53,284£51,161
10£51,311£59,076£54,571£52,445
11£52,643£60,404£55,898£53,775
12£53,856£61,624£57,117£54,993
13£55,202£62,968£58,465£56,340
14£56,579£64,344£59,833£57,714
15£57,986£65,747£61,241£59,118
16£59,528£67,295£62,787£60,664
17£60,895£68,663£64,156£62,039
18£62,426£70,194£65,689£63,562
19£63,975£71,742£67,237£65,109
20£65,561£73,328£68,820£66,701
21*£66,517£74,208£69,747£67,648

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Headteacher Group 3.

EnglandInner London Outer London Fringe Area
11£52,643£60,404£55,898£53,775
12£53,856£61,624£57,117£54,993
13£55,202£62,968£58,465£56,340
14£56,579£64,344£59,833£57,714
15£57,986£65,747£61,241£59,118
16£59,528£67,295£62,787£60,664
17£60,895£68,663£64,156£62,039
18£62,426£70,194£65,689£63,562
19£63,975£71,742£67,237£65,109
20£65,561£73,328£68,820£66,701
21£67,183£74,949£70,445£68,325
22£68,851£76,618£72,107£69,989
23£70,556£78,318£73,812£71,689
24*£71,590£79,280£74,816£72,718

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Headteacher Group 4.

England Inner LondonOuter London Fringe Area
14£56,579£64,344£59,833£57,714
15£57,986£65,747£61,241£59,118
16£59,528£67,295£62,787£60,664
17£60,895£68,663£64,156£62,039
18£62,426£70,194£65,689£63,562
19£63,975£71,742£67,237£65,109
20£65,561£73,328£68,820£66,701
21£67,183£74,949£70,445£68,325
22£68,851£76,618£72,107£69,989
23£70,556£78,318£73,812£71,689
24£72,306£80,074£75,564£73,446
25£74,103£81,867£77,361£75,237
26£75,936£83,699£79,194£77,075
27*£77,048£84,731£80,272£78,170

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Headteacher Group 5.

England Inner London Outer London Fringe Area
18£62,426£70,194£65,689£63,562
19£63,975£71,742£67,237£65,109
20£65,561£73,328£68,820£66,701
21£67,183£74,949£70,445£68,325
22£68,851£76,618£72,107£69,989
23£70,556£78,318£73,812£71,689
24£72,306£80,074£75,564£73,446
25£74,103£81,867£77,361£75,237
26£75,936£83,699£79,194£77,075
27£77,818£85,579£81,075£78,952
28£79,748£87,512£83,007£80,880
29£81,723£89,491£84,979£82,860
30£83,757£91,522£87,013£84,886
31*£84,976£92,667£88,206£86,104

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Headteacher Group 6.

England Inner London Outer London Fringe Area
21£67,183£74,949£70,445£68,325
22£68,851£76,618£72,107£69,989
23£70,556£78,318£73,812£71,689
24£72,306£80,074£75,564£73,446
25£74,103£81,867£77,361£75,237
26£75,936£83,699£79,194£77,075
27£77,818£85,579£81,075£78,952
28£79,748£87,512£83,007£80,880
29£81,723£89,491£84,979£82,860
30£83,757£91,522£87,013£84,886
31£85,826£93,594£89,089£86,965
32£87,960£95,722£91,215£89,098
33£90,145£97,911£93,406£91,284
34£92,373£100,140£95,633£93,511
35*£93,732£101,421£96,957£94,859

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Headteacher Group 7.

EnglandInner London Outer London Fringe Area
24£72,306£80,074£75,564£73,446
25£74,103£81,867£77,361£75,237
26£75,936£83,699£79,194£77,075
27£77,818£85,579£81,075£78,952
28£79,748£87,512£83,007£80,880
29£81,723£89,491£84,979£82,860
30£83,757£91,522£87,013£84,886
31£85,826£93,594£89,089£86,965
32£87,960£95,722£91,215£89,098
33£90,145£97,911£93,406£91,284
34£92,373£100,140£95,633£93,511
35£94,669£102,436£97,927£95,808
36£97,013£104,776£100,268£98,148
37£99,424£107,194£102,685£100,561
38101,885109,648105,145103,021
39*103,334111,020106,558104,455

Teacher Pay Scale 2019-20: Headteacher Group 8.

England Inner London Outer London Fringe Area
28£79,748£87,512£83,007£80,880
29£81,723£89,491£84,979£82,860
30£83,757£91,522£87,013£84,886
31£85,826£93,594£89,089£86,965
32£87,960£95,722£91,215£89,098
33£90,145£97,911£93,406£91,284
34£92,373£100,140£95,633£93,511
35£94,669£102,436£97,927£95,808
36£97,013£104,776£100,268£98,148
37£99,424£107,194£102,685£100,561
38£101,885£109,648£105,145£103,021
39£104,368£112,131£107,624£105,500
40£106,972£114,742£110,234£108,112
41£109,644£117,416£112,905£110,781
42£112,392£120,156£115,647£113,530
43*£114,060£121,749£117,287£115,188

Scotland Teacher Pay Scales.

In Scotland are slightly different from the rest of the UK. According to the Educational Institute of Scotland (EIS), the teacher and headteacher payscales are as follows:

Scotland. Main Grade Pay Scale.

PointAnnual
Salary
1/1/2018
Annual
Salary
1/4/2018
New
Pay Point
Annual
Salary
1/4/2019
Annual
Salary
1/4/2020
0
Probation
£22,866£23,5530£26,697£27,498
1£27,438£28,2601£32,034£32,994
2£29,064£29,937
3£30,714£31,6352£33,849£34,863
4£32,499£33,4743£35,817£36,891
5£34,557£35,5954£38,088£39,231
6£36,480£37,5755£40,206£41,412

Scotland. Principle Teacher Pay Scale.

PointAnnual Salary 1/1/2018Annual Salary 1/4/2018Annual Salary 1/4/2019Annual Salary 1/4/2020
1£39,774£40,968£43,836£45,150
2£41,418£42,660£45,645£47,013
3£43,074£44,367£47,472£48,897
4£44,727£46,068£49,293£50,772
5£46,383£47,775£51,120£52,653
6£48,033£49,473£52,935£54,522
7£49,683£51,174£54,756£56,400
8£51,330£52,869£56,571£58,269

Scotland. Deputy Headteacher and Headteacher.

PointAnnual Salary 1/1/2018Annual Salary 1/4/2018Annual Salary 1/4/2019Annual Salary 1/4/2020
1£45,111£46,464£49,716£51,207
2£46,500£47,895£51,249£52,785
3£48,033£49,473£52,935£54,522
4£49,683£51,174£54,756£56,400
5£51,330£52,869£56,571£58,269
6£52,725£54,306£58,107£59,850
7£54,255£55,884£59,796£61,590
8£55,779£57,453£61,476£63,321
9£57,300£59,019£63,150£65,046
10£58,830£60,594£64,836£66,780
11£61,374£63,216£67,641£69,669
12£63,918£65,835£70,443£72,555
13£66,456£68,451£73,242£75,438
14£68,997£71,067£76,041£78,321
15£72,804£74,988£80,238£82,644
16£76,617£78,915£84,438£86,970
17£80,436£82,035£87,777£90,411
18£84,243£85,842£91,851£94,608
19£88,056£89,655£95,931£98,808
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