Consultant England Pay

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Pay scales for consultants in England

The tables below list the basic pay scales for consultants in England for 2017-18.

The full details are available to download in the 2017-18 pay circular.

 

Consultants on 2003 contract

Threshold £ per annum
1 76,761
2 79,165
3 81,568
4 83,972
5 (4-8 years completed as consultant) 86,369
6 (9-13 years completed as consultant) 92,078
7 (14-18 years completed as consultant) 97,787
8 (19 years completed as consultant) 103,490

 

Consultants on pre 2003 contract

Level Consultant £ per annum
Basic 63,733
1 68,293
2 72,855
3 77,415
4 82,616

 

Clinical excellence awards 2016

Level Clinical excellence awards £
Level 1 3,016
Level 2 6,032
Level 3 9,048
Level 4 12,064
Level 5 15,080
Level 6 18,096
Level 7 24,128
Level 8 30,160
Level 9 or Bronze 36,192
Level 10 or Silver 47,582
Level 11 or Gold 59,477
Level 12 or Platinum 77,320

 

Notes

Levels 10-12 are awarded nationally by the Advisory Committee of CEAs (ACCEA).

Local level CEAs for levels 2 - 9 are multiples of the Level 1 award (x2, x3, x4, x5, x6, x8, x10 and x12).

Details of discretionary points, distinction awards and intensity supplements will be available in the 2017-18 circular.

Hospital doctors at the top of the scale get an unconsolidated 1% which is also included in the pay circular.

 

Doctors appointed before 2003 who are on new contracts

This is available in the pay circular 2017-18, annex C table 1.