Junior doctor Pay

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Pay banding

  • Have you ever had the feeling you're not being paid properly for the hours you work?
  • Or that your employer has changed your working pattern without asking you first?
  • Do you worry that you don't fully understand the pay banding system?
  • Are you prepared to challenge your pay band, but not sure where to start?

These pages explain pay banding for junior doctors and guide you through the process and answer your concerns. Further information may be found in the junior doctors handbook.

Sign in to read our comprehensive guidance and use the pay banding calculator to assess your banding supplement.

Read about a junior doctor's pay banding appeal success


Further information for junior doctors