Pay scales for junior doctors in Scotland

The basic pay scales for junior doctors in training in Scotland.

Location: Scotland
Audience: Junior doctors
Updated: Monday 8 August 2022
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The tables below list the basic pay scales for doctors in training in Scotland.

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Foundation doctor and specialty registrars

Scale Foundation house officer 1 Foundation house officer 2 Specialty registrar (fixed term) or (core training) Specialty registrar (full)
Min 27,653 34,299 36,472 36,472
1 29,380 36,543 38,704 38,704
2 31,106 38,787 41,821 41,821
3 43,706 43,706
4 45,978 45,978
5 48,251 48,251
6 50,527
7 52,800
8 55,073
9 57,349
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