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Agenda for change - pay rates

Pay rates from 1 April 2015

The following is a guide only to Agenda for Change pay rates. However, you should always check with the employer to confirm the pay rate for any post for which you are applying.

Band 1

Point 2       15,100
Point 3       15,363

Band 2

Point 2       15,100
Point 3       15,363
Point 4       15,786
Point 5       16,210
Point 6       16,633
Point 7       17,179
Point 8       17,800

Band 3

Point 6      16,633
Point 7      17,179
Point 8      17,800
Point 9      17,972
Point 10    18,468
Point 11    19,027
Point 12    19,461

Band 4

Point 11    19,027
Point 12    19,461
Point 13    20,147
Point 14    20,844
Point 15    21,477
Point 16    21,692
Point 17    22,236

Band 5

Point 16    21,692
Point 17    22,236
Point 18    23,132
Point 19    24,063
Point 20    25,047
Point 21    26,041
Point 22    27,090
Point 23    28,180

Band 6

Point 21    26,041
Point 22    27,090
Point 23    28,180
Point 24    29,043
Point 25    30,057
Point 26    31,072
Point 27    32,086
Point 28    33,227
Point 29    34,876

Band 7

Point 26    31,072
Point 27    32,086
Point 28    33,227
Point 29    34,876
Point 30    35,891
Point 31    37,032
Point 32    38,300
Point 33    39,632
Point 34    40,964

Band 8a

Point 33    39,632
Point 34    40,964
Point 35    42,612
Point 36    44,261
Point 37    46,164
Point 38    47,559

Band 8b

Point 37    46,164
Point 38    47,559
Point 39    49,968
Point 40    52,752
Point 41    55,548
Point 42    57,069

Band 8c

Point 41    55,548
Point 42    57,069
Point 43    59,016
Point 44    61,779
Point 45    65,922
Point 46    67,805

Band 8d

Point 45    65,922
Point 46    67,805
Point 47    70,631
Point 48    74,084
Point 49    77,850
Point 50    81,618

Band 9

Point 49    77,850
Point 50    81,618
Point 51    85,535
Point 52    89,640
Point 53    93,944
Point 54    98,453

High cost area supplements:

Area Level (1 April 2015)
Inner London 20% of basic salary, subject to a minimum payment of £4,117 and a maximum payment of £6,342
Outer London
15% of basic salary, subject to a minimum payment of £3,483 and a maximum payment of £4,439
Fringe 5% of basic salary, subject to a minimum payment of £951 and a maximum payment of £1,649