Common Basic Scale for pre-2011 entrants

The salary scales on this website are those set out in the latest circular letters issued by the relevant Government Department. However, in some cases, there can be a delay between the publication of the circular letter authorising payment and the actual payment of the increases to members. Where delays occur, payment is backdated to the relevant date set out in the circular letter
 

Common Basic Scale for teachers who entered the profession before 1/1/11
 

These scales incorporate the 3% pay increase under the review of Building Momentum, backdated to 2nd February 2022, and the 1% increase from the original Building Momentum agreeement, effective from 1st October 2022. 

Point  Effective from 02/02/2022 Effective from 01/10/2022
1 €37,379 €37,879
2 €38,206 €38,706
3 €39,372 €39,872
4 €40,541 €41,041
5 €42,354 €42,854
6 €43,529 €44,029
7 €44,702 €45,202
8 €47,658 €48,158
9 €49,135 €49,635
10 €50,900 €51,409
11 €52,661 €53,188
12 €54,447 €54,991
13 €55,941 €56,500
14 €57,919 €58,498
15 €57,919 €58,498
16 €57,919 €58,498
17 €60,646 €61,252
18 €60,646 €61,252
19 €60,646 €61,252
20 €60,646 €61,252
21 €64,250 €64,892
22 €64,250 €64,892
23 €64,250 €64,892
24 €64,250 €64,892
25 €68,231 €68,913




Part Time Hourly Rates

Please note that 12% of the applicable rates will be removed to represent statutory annual leave entitlement of 4 weeks per year. Teachers will then be paid during the Christmas, Easter and summer holidays. Overall remuneration will not change.

1. Qualified casual hourly rate

From 02/02/2022

€48.11 + €6.56 (Rate + value of leave accumulated) 

From 01/10/2022

€48.64 + €6.63 (Rate + value of leave accumulated)

2. Unqualified hourly rate (incl. 22% holiday pay) 

From 02/02/2022

€42.44 + €5.79 (Rate + value of leave accumulated) 

From 01/10/2022

€42.86 + €5.85 (Rate + value of leave accumulated)

3. Qualified non-casual rate paid to teachers according to their own personal point on the incremental salary scale plus allowances divided by 735. This will give your own personal hourly rate. There is no additional payment for holiday periods as this figure includes 56% holiday pay. (Point on scale + allowances)/735 (Point on scale + allowances)/735


Posts of Responsibility

From 02/02/2022 From 01/10/2022
Assistant Principal (AP I)  €9,329 €9,423
Assistant Principal (AP II)   €4,127 €4,168


Academic Allowances
Either of the allowances (a) or (b) may be held together with any one of the allowances (c) to (g).

(a) (i)H. Dip in Ed. (Pass)                                        
    (ii)Higher Froebel Certificate
€647 €653
(b)(i)H.Dip in Ed. (1st or 2nd Hons)                       
    (ii)Ard Teastas Gaeilge    
€1,353 €1,367
(c) Primary Degree (Pass)        €2,017 €2,037
(d) Masters Degree by thesis or exam (Pass) €5,385 €5,440
(e) Primary Degree (1st, 2nd or 3rd Hons)  €5,386 €5,440
(f) Master Degree (1st or 2nd Hons)         €6,018 €6,078
(g) Doctors Degree  €6,724 €6,791

Other Allowances

(i) Teaching through Irish €1,733 €1,750
(ii) Gaeltacht Grant €3,354 €3,387
(iii) Island Allowance €2,017 €2,037
(iv) Diploma for Special Education €2,668 €2,695
(v) Special Allowances payable to teachers appointed before 1/1/1987 in Comprehensive Schools €2,706 €2,733
(vi) Allowance for teachers with 35 years service (long service allowance - payable after 10 years completed on the maximum point of the salary scale) €2,545 €2,570


Principal Allowances - category based on number of teachers

Category  From 02/02/2022 From 01/10/2022
I €10,195 €10,297
II €11,424 €11,538
III €13,401 €13,535
IV €15,725 €15,882
V €18,293 €18,476
VI €20,898 €21,107
VII €23,419 €23,653
VIII €25,698 €26,228
IX €27,844 €28,122
X €29,782 €30,080
XI €32,606 €32,932
XII €34,516 €34,861
XIII €38,209 €38,591
XIV €39,454 39,849
XV €42,794 €43,222
XVI €44,652 €45,098
XVII €46,506 €46,971


Deputy Principal Allowances - category based on number of teachers

Category  From 02/02/2022 From 01/10/2022
I €4,127 €4,168
II €5,401 €5,455
III €7,140 €7,211
IV €8,950 €9,039
V €10,702 €10,809
VI €12,531 €12,657
VII €14,292 €14,435
VIII €16,021 €16,181
IX €17,383 €17,557
X €18,712 €18,899
XI €20,769 €20,976
XII €22,042 €22,262
XIII €24,798 €25,046
XIV €25,337 €25,590
XV €27,682 €27,959
XVI €28,749 €29,036
XVII €29,804 €30,102


 

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