Pay Scales

Scales Effective from 1 September 2019

Appointed prior to 01-01-2011

1 Sep 2019 1 Sep 2019
Point on scale Salary
1 €35,088
2 €35,876
3 €36,985
4 €38,098
5 €39,823
6 €40,942
7 €42,059
8 €44,873
9 €46,278
10 €47,958
11 €49,629
12 €51,312
13 €52,720
14 €54,584
15 €54,584
16 €54,584
17 €57,154
18 €57,154
19 €57,154
20 €57,154
21 €60,550
22 €60,550
23 €60,550
24 €60,550
25 €64,302

Notes:

  1. B. Eds started at point 2; Post grads at point 3
  2. Qualification allowances continue to be paid separately to teachers appointed prior to 1 January 2011 as appropriate

Appointed on or after 01-01-2011

1 Sep 2019 1 Sep 2019
Point on scale Salary
1 €36,953
2 €38,466
3 €40,192
4 *€40,981
5 €42,090
6 €43,431
7 €44,935
8 *€46,451
9 €47,717
10 €49,978
11 €51,383
12 €53,062
13 €54,733
14 €56,417
15 €57,824
16 €59,688
17 €59,688
18 €59,688
19 €62,259
20 €62,259
21 €62,259
22 €62,259
23 €65,655
24 €65,655
25 €65,655
26 €65,655
27 €69,407

Notes:

  1. *Points 4 and 8 are skipped in this scale for new entrants under the terms of the PSSA
  2. All entrants start at point 1
  3. The value of an honours degree allowance is now incorporated into each point of this scale

NB: scales incorporate a 1.75% increase with effect from 1 September 2019 in whole-time annual basic scale salaries provided for under the terms of the Public Service Stability Agreement 2018–2020