Pay Scales for sixth-form teachers in England

The following salary scales apply in England, London and the Fringe, including the Leadership Spine and Management Ranges.

Salary Structure for Teaching Staff

Spine point From 1 May 2021 From 1 September 2021
1 £25,570 £25,826
2 £27,264 £27,537
3 £29,076 £29,367
4 £31,008 £31,318
5 £33,068 £33,399
6 £35,263 £35,792
7 £36,696 £37,246
8 £39,133 £39,720
9 £41,732 £42,149

Responsibility Allowances: Range: from £1,000 to £10,000

Leadership Spine

Spine point From 1 May 2021 From 1 September 2021
SFC-L1 £48,780 £49,268
SFC-L2 £50,033 £50,533
SFC-L3 £51,454 £51,969
SFC-L4 £51,971 £52,491
SFC-L5 £53,376 £53,910
SFC-L6 £54,830 £55,378
SFC-L7 £56,145 £56,706
SFC-L8 £57,492 £58,067
SFC-L9 £58,872 £59,461
SFC-L10 £60,286 £60,889
SFC-L11 £61,732 £62,349
SFC-L12 £63,214 £63,846
SFC-L13 £64,733 £65,380
SFC-L14 £66,285 £66,948
SFC-L15 £67,876 £68,555
SFC-L16 £69,505 £70,200
SFC-L17 £71,171 £71,883
SFC-L18 £72,879 £73,608
SFC-L19 £74,628 £75,374
SFC-L20 £76,422 £77,186
SFC-L21 £78,253 £79,036
SFC-L22 £80,132 £80,933
SFC-L23 £82,056 £82,877
SFC-L24 £84,025 £84,865
SFC-L25 £86,041 £86,901
SFC-L26 £88,104 £88,985
SFC-L27 £90,221 £91,123

London and Fringe Area Allowances

Area From 1 May 2021 From 1 September 2021
Inner London £4,095 £4,136
Outer London £2,729 £2,756
Fringe £1,081 £1,092

Management Ranges (Uprated)

Teachers who were in post and paid on the Management Ranges prior to 1 September 2016 or other date of assimilation in the new structure should be paid on at least the following assimilation ranges in order to maintain their current pay point and expectations.

The below rates have been uprated by the NJC teachers’ pay award for 2021/22 as follows:

  From 1 May 2021 From 1 September 2021
  1 2 3 1 2 3
A £40,740 £42,150 £43,600 £41,147 £42,572 £44,036
B £42,661 £44,067 £45,521 £43,088 £44,508 £45,976
C £46,095 £47,500 £48,956 £46,556 £47,975 £49,446
D £48,780 £50,032 £51,454 £49,268 £50,532 £51,969

Responsibility Allowances paid to teachers do not have to be based on the above ranges A1 to D3.