Pay scales for junior doctors in Northern Ireland

The basic pay scales for junior doctors in training in Northern Ireland.
Location: Northern Ireland
Audience: Junior doctors
Updated: Monday 4 May 2020
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The tables below list the basic pay scales for junior doctors in Northern Ireland.

Please note that the uplift of 2.3% for 2019/20 proposed by the Department of Health has not yet been issued to secondary care doctors.

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Foundation doctor and specialty registrars

Scale Foundation house officer 1 Foundation house officer 2 Specialty registrar (core training) Specialty registrar (fixed term) Specialty registrar (full)
Min 23,553 29,214 31,217 31,217 31,217
1 25,023 31,123 33,128 33,128 33,128
2 26,492 33,034 35,795 35,795 35,795
3 37,409 37,409 37,409
4 39,354 39,354 39,354
5 41,301 41,301 41,301
6 43,248
7 45,193
8 47,139
9 49,085