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
Last reviewed: 22 March 2022
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The tables below list the basic pay scales for junior doctors in Northern Ireland.

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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)
1 25,563 31,706 33,880 33,880 33,880
2 27,159 33,778 35,955 35,955 35,955
3 28,752 35,853 38,849 38,849 38,849
4 40,601 40,601 40,601
5 42,712 42,712 42,712
6 44,825 44,825 44,825
7 46,938
8 49,049*
9 51,161*
10 53,273*

* To be awarded automatically except in cases of unsatisfactory performance.

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