England pay scales 2020/21

We are working on updates to the NEU pay calculator following the pay announcement for school teachers in England on 21 July. 

In the meantime, please find below information on the advisory pay points for the Main Pay Range and Upper Pay Range, and proposed minimum and maximum pay on the Leadership Group Pay Range, recommended for 1 September 2020 by the School Teachers' Review Body and accepted by the Government.

Increases and new pay values effective from 1 September 2020

Pay range/point

% increase

England excluding London and Fringe

Inner London

Outer London

London Fringe

Main Pay Range

M1

5.50%

£25,714

£32,157

£29,915

£26,948

M2

4.95%

£27,600

£33,658

£31,604

£28,828

M3

4.40%

£29,664

£35,226

£33,383

£30,883

M4

3.85%

£31,778

£36,866

£35,264

£32,999

M5

3.30%

£34,100

£39,492

£38,052

£35,307

M6

2.75%

£36,961

£42,624

£41,136

£38,174

Upper Pay Range

U1

2.75%

£38,690

£46,971

£42,559

£39,864

U2

2.75%

£40,124

£49,279

£44,133

£41,295

U3

2.75%

£41,604

£50,935

£45,766

£42,780

Leadership Pay Range

Minimum

2.75%

£42,195

£50,167

£45,542

£43,355

Maximum

2.75%

£117,197

£125,097

£120,512

£118,356

Leading Practitioner Range

Minimum

2.75%

£42,402

£50,415

£45,766

£43,570

Maximum

2.75%

£64,461

£72,480

£67,828

£65,631

Unqualified Teacher Range

Minimum

2.75%

£18,169

£22,849

£21,582

£19,363

Maximum

2.75%

£28,735

£33,410

£32,151

£29,924

 Leadership group pay range

 Pay scale point

England excluding London and Fringe

Inner London

Outer London

Fringe

1

£42,195

£50,167

£45,542

£43,356

2

£43,251

£51,229

£46,601

£44,415

3

£44,331

£52,313

£47,676

£45,495

4

£45,434

£53,414

£48,785

£46,604

5

£46,566

£54,552

£49,919

£47,737

6

£47,735

£55,715

£51,082

£48,901

7

£49,019

£57,003

£52,371

£50,190

8

£50,151

£58,132

£53,499

£51,314

9

£51,402

£59,380

£54,750

£52,568

10

£52,723

£60,701

£56,072

£53,888

11

£54,091

£62,066

£57,436

£55,254

12

£55,338

£63,319

£58,688

£56,506

13

£56,721

£64,700

£60,073

£57,890

14

£58,135

£66,114

£61,479

£59,302

15

£59,581

£67,556

£62,926

£60,744

16

£61,166

£69,146

£64,514

£62,333

17

£62,570

£70,552

£65,921

£63,746

18

£64,143

£72,125

£67,496

£65,310

19

£65,735

£73,715

£69,087

£66,900

20

£67,364

£75,345

£70,713

£68,536

21

£69,031

£77,011

£72,383

£70,204

22

£70,745

£78,725

£74,090

£71,914

23

£72,497

£80,472

£75,842

£73,661

24

£74,295

£82,277

£77,643

£75,466

25

£76,141

£84,119

£79,489

£77,307

26

£78,025

£86,001

£81,372

£79,195

27

£79,958

£87,933

£83,305

£81,124

28

£81,942

£89,919

£85,290

£83,105

29

£83,971

£91,953

£87,316

£85,139

30

£86,061

£94,039

£89,406

£87,221

31

£88,187

£96,168

£91,539

£89,357

32

£90,379

£98,355

£93,724

£91,549

33

£92,624

£100,604

£95,975

£93,795

34

£94,914

£102,894

£98,263

£96,083

35

£97,273

£105,253

£100,620

£98,443

36

£99,681

£107,658

£103,026

£100,848

37

£102,159

£110,142

£105,509

£103,327

38

£104,687

£112,664

£108,037

£105,855

39

£107,239

£115,215

£110,584

£108,402

40

£109,914

£117,898

£113,266

£111,086

41

£112,660

£120,645

£116,010

£113,828

42

£115,483

£123,461

£118,828

£116,653

43

£117,197

£125,098

£120,513

£118,356

See 2019/2020 pay scales for England and Wales