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Wales FE pay scales

Pay spine for Welsh FE institutions covering instructor/demonstrator, associate lecturer, main grade and upper pay grades, and the FE management spine.

Pay rates* listed below are adopted by the boards of governors in each institution; failure to do so could result in claw back of funding from the assembly government.


Instructor/demonstrator and associate lecturer, main grade and upper pay spine

 1 Aug 161 Aug 171 Aug 181 Aug 19

Instructor/demonstrator and associate lecturer

119,151.1019,342.6120,019.60-
220,304.5320,507.5721,225.3421,809.04
321,524.7721,740.0222,500.9223,119.70
422,600.9122,826.9223,625.8724,275.58

Main grade lecturer

MG122,600.9122,826.9223,625.8724,807.16
MG224,243.1524,485.5825,342.5726,039.49
MG326,191.3226,453.2327,379.1028,132.02
MG428,213.3428,495.4729,492.8130,303.87
MG530,435.8030,740.1631,816.0732,691.01
MG632,834.1033,162.4434,323.1235,267.01

Upper pay spine

UP135,562.9435,918.5736,636.9537,644.46
UP236,881.6537,250.4737,995.4839,040.36
UP338,246.0838,628.5439,401.1140,484.64

Wales FE pay scales: instructors, demonstrators, associate lecturers and main grade & upper spine [16kb]


National contract part-time hourly rates

Information

Please note that ColegauCymru are no longer providing these figures centrally because there are varying efficiency days in individual colleges. Members should contact their college HR department for the part time hourly pay rates at their workplace.

We've retained the last, 2018, figures from ColegauCymru for information below.

ScaleFTE salaryStandard hourly rateUplift for prep & marking (20 mins) 33.33%Hourly teaching rateAnnual leave 26.12%Teaching rate inc. annual leave
ASL120,019.6010.383.4613.843.6117.45
ASL221,225.3411.003.6714.673.8318.50
ASL322,500.9211.663.8915.554.0619.61
ASL423,625.8312.254.0816.334.2720.59

      
MGUP123,625.8312.254.0816.334.2720.59
MGUP225,342.3713.144.3817.514.5822.09
MGUP327,378.7214.194.7318.924.9423.86
MGUP429,493.2615.295.1020.385.3225.71
MGUP531,816.4016.495.5021.995.7427.73
MGUP634,322.6417.795.9323.726.2029.92
MGUP736,636.9018.996.3325.326.6131.93

      
UP237,995.9719.696.5626.266.8633.12
UP339,400.8320.426.8127.237.1134.34

Wales FE part-time & hourly teaching rates [45kb]
 

Wales FE recommended management spine

Point1 Aug 161 Aug 171 Aug 181 Aug 18
138,731.3639,118.6839,705.46

40,797.36

239,997.3240,397.3041,003.26

42,130.85

341,263.2841,675.9242,301.06

43,464.34

442,529.2542,954.5443,598.86

44,797.82

543,795.2144,233.1644,896.66

46,131.31

645,061.1745,511.7846,194.45

47,464.80

746,327.1346,790.4047,492.25

48,798.29

847,593.0948,069.0248,790.05

50,131.78

948,859.0549,347.6450,087.85

51,465.27

1050,125.0150,626.2651,385.65

52,798.76

1151,390.9751,904.8852,683.45

54,132.25

1252,656.9353,183.5053,981.25

55,465.74

1353,922.8954,462.1255,279.05

56,799.23

1455,188.8555,740.7456,576.85

58,132.71

1556,454.8157,019.3657,874.65

59,466.20

1657,720.7758,297.9859,172.45

60,799.69

1758,986.7359,576.6060,470.25

62,133.18

1860,252.6960,855.2261,768.05

63,466.67

1961,518.6662,133.8463,065.85

64,800.16

2062,784.6263,412.4664,363.65

66,133.65

2164,050.5864,691.0865,661.45

67,467.14

2265,316.5465,969.7066,959.25

68,800.63

2366,582.5067,248.3268,257.05

70,134.12

2467,848.4668,526.9469,554.85

71,467.61

2569,114.4269,805.5670,852.65

72,801.09

2670,380.3871,084.1872,150.45

74,134.58

2771,646.3472,362.8073,448.25

75,468.07

2872,912.3073,641.4274,746.05

76,801.56

2974,178.2674,920.0476,043.85

78,135.05

3075,444.2276,198.6677,341.64

79,468.54

3176,710.1877,477.2878,639.44

80,802.03

3277,973.8078,753.5479,934.84

82,133.05

3379,242.1080,034.5381,235.04

83,469.01

3480,508.0781,313.1582,532.84

84,802.50

3581,774.0382,591.7783,830.64

86,135.99

3683,057.5783,888.1485,146.47

87,487.99

3784,358.7085,202.2886,480.32

88,858.53

3885,568.3986,424.0887,720.44

90,132.75


Wales FE management pay spine [30kb]

Last updated: 13 February 2020