Pay scales for SAS doctors in Scotland

The basic pay scales for specialty and associate staff (SAS) doctors in Scotland.

Location: Scotland
Audience: SAS doctors
Updated: Monday 7 September 2020
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The tables below list the basic pay scales for specialty and associate specialist (SAS) doctors in Scotland for 2019-2020 and information on certain closed grades.

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SAS doctors on the 2008 contract

Pay point Associate specialist Specialty doctor
0 57,262 40,842
1 61,865 44,334
2 66,466 48,874
3 72,812 51,307
4 77,812 51,307
Threshold 1
5 79,997 58,305
6 82,849 61,875
7 84,844 65,447
Threshold 2
8 87,613 69,019
9 90,382 72,590
10 93,153 76,161

Associate specialists on the pre-2008 contract

Level Value £
Min 41,825
1 46,255
2 50,685
3 55,114
4 59,544
5 63,974
6 69,824
7 74,893
Discretionary points
8 76,998
9 79,742
10 82,487
11 84,389
12 87,054
13 89,721

Staff grade practitioner on the pre-1997 contract

Level Value £
Min 37,838
1 40,842
2 43,844
3 46,848
4 49,852
5 52,855
6 55,859
7 58,862

Staff grade practitioner on the 1997 contract

Level Value £
Min 37,838
1 40,842
2 43,844
3 46,848
4 49,852
5 53,389
Discretionary points (optional)
6 55,859
7 58,862
8 61,866
9 64,870
10 67,873
11 70,878