Teachers’ Pay Scales

Teachers are paid on the Main and Upper Pay Scales. Teachers taking up their first appointment will normally be placed on point M1 of the Main Pay Scale.

DE Circular 2016/24: Teachers’ Pay Scales and Allowances from 1 September 2016 (pdf)

The attached determination gives effect in law to an increase of 2.25% in salary rates from 1 September 2017:

DE Circular 2020/03: Teachers' Pay Scales and Allowances from 1 September 2017 (pdf)

The attached determination gives effect in law to an increase of 2% in salary rates from 1 September 2018:

DE Circular 2020/04: Teachers' Pay Scales and Allowances from 1 September 2018 (pdf)

The attached determination gives effect in law to an increase of 2% in salary rates from 1 September 2019:

DE Circular 2021/10: Teachers' Pay Scales and Allowances from 1 September 2019 (pdf)

The attached determination gives effect in law to an increase of 2% in salary rates from 1 September 2020:

DE Circular 2021/11: Teachers' Pay Scales and Allowances from 1 September 2020 (pdf)

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