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Council pay scales

Last updated 19 December 2014

Officer pay scales for scales 1-6

Pay scales effective from 1 January 2015

Salary Scale Spinal Point

 

Scale 1 5 * £16,242
  6 £16,287
  7 £16,320
  8 £16,422
  9 £16,575
  10 £16,833
  11 £17,013
Scale 2 11 £17,013
  12 £17,334
  13 £17,748
Scale 3 14 £18,045
  15 £18,381
  16 £18,783
  17 £19,182
Scale 4 18 £19,524
  19 £20,193
  20 £20,856
  21 £21,552
Scale 5 22 £22,062
  23 £22,659
  24 £23,334
  25 £24,027
Scale 6 26 £24,744
  27 £25,506
  28 £26,277

Pay scales for senior and principal officers

Salary Scale Spinal Point
SO1 29 £27,252
  30 £28,104
  31 £28,935
SO2 32 £29,727
  33 £30,555
  34 £31,368
PO1 33 £30,555
  34 £31,368
  35 £31,986
  36 £32,784
PO2 35 £31,986
  36 £32,784
  37 £33,660
  38 £34,590
PO3 38 £34,590
  39 £35,655
  40 £36,558
  41 £37,476
PO4 41 £37,476
  42 £38,376
  43 £39,297
  44 £40,218
PO5 44 £40,218
  45 £41,073
  46 £42,030
  47 £42,951
PO6 46 £42,030
  47 £42,951
  48 £43,869
  49 £44,766
PO7 49 £44,766
  50 £45,690
  51 £46,608
  52 £47,535
PO8 51 £46,608
  52 £47,535
  53 £48,477
  54 £49,452
PO9 55 £50,451
  56 £51,441
  57 £52,425
  58 £53,406
PO10 59 £54,402
  60 £55,383
  61 £56,367
  62 £57,363
PO11 63 £58,350
  64 £59,331
  65 £60,324
  66 £61,590
PO12 67 £62,877
  68 £64,191
  69 £65,544
  70 £66,915

Pay Scales for Chief Officers

Salary Scale

Spinal Point

**

Chief Executive 1 £195,000
Executive Director (ED) 5 £142,000
  4 £139,500
  3 £137,000
  2 £134,500
  1 £132,000
Finance Director (FD) 3 £130,000
  2 £127,500
  1 £125,000
Corporate Director (CD) 5 £109,000
  4 £106,500
  3 £104,000
  2 £101,500
  1 £99,000
Divisional Director (DD) 5 £98,000
  4 £95,500
  3 £93,000
  2 £90,500
  1 £88,000
Assistant Director (AD) 5 £85,000
  4 £82,500
  3 £80,000
  2 £77,500
  1 £75,000

 

 * Deletion of point effective from 1 October 2015

** There was no pay award for staff on Chief Officer terms and conditions

Local government payscales and terms and conditions

The payscales and terms of employment for local government workers are set by the National Joint Council (NJC) for Local Government Services.

All pay scales include London weighting.

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