Pay scales for consultants in Scotland

The basic pay scales for NHS consultants in Scotland.
Location: Scotland
Audience: Consultants
Updated: Tuesday 10 March 2020
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The tables below list the basic pay scales for consultants in Scotland.

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Consultants on the 2004 contract

Threshold Value £
1 82,669
2 84,415
3 86,928
4 89,441
5 (5-9 years as a consultant) 91,948
6 (10-14 years) 97,917
7 (15-19 years) 103,886
8 (20+ years) 109,849

Consultants on the pre-2004 contract

Level Value £
Basic 68,638
1 73,550
2 78,462
3 83,374
4 88,023

Discretionary points

Level Value £
1 3,204
2 6,408
3 9,612
4 12,816
5 16,020
6 19,224
7 22,428
8 25,632