Annotated Salary Scales

‘Teachers initial salary placement on appointment may possibly be higher than the indicated starting points. This can occur if evidence of additional appropriate qualifications and / or relevant experience (e.g. teaching time in another school system) is presented to the DoE and if it is accepted by them as warranting a higher initial placement. This is best done in conjunction with or very soon after appointment.’

Band 1 Level 1$63 213Less than four-year trained, initial appointment
Band 1 Level 2$65 198
Band 1 Level 3$67 191
Band 1 Level 4$69 169Four-year trained, initial appointment (commenced prior to 2017)
Band 1 Level 5$72 725Five-year trained and B.Ed Hons., initial appointment
Band 1 Level 6$76 473Five-year trained omit this level
Band 1 Level 7$80 409Maximum level for employees with less than three years training
Band 1 Level 8$84 557
Band 1 Level 9$88 911ive-year trained omit this level; three-year trained spend two years on this level * New employees commencing from 2018 will not progress past Band 1 Level 9 unless he/she has full teacher registration
Band 1 Level 10$93 436Three-year trained spend two years on this level
Band 1 Level 11$97 773
Band 1 Level 12$102 681
Band 1 Level 13$104 313Maximum level for registered teachers
Band 2 Advanced Skills Teacher$110 662Progress to this position is by appointment/promotion
Band 2 Senior Education Officer$110 662Progress to this position is by appointment/promotion
Band 3 Assistant Principal of a school/college$122 625Progress to this position is by appointment/promotion
Senior Psychologist$122 625Progress to this position is by appointment/promotion
Band 3 – Principals New Classification Methodology (from 1 January 2013)
Band 3 Level 1$129 980Less than 200 weighted enrolments
Band 3 Level 2$138 574210-350 weighted enrolments
Band 3 Level 3$147 161360-500 weighted enrolments
Band 3 Level 4$155 755510-750 weighted enrolments
Band 3 Level 5$164 347760-990 weighted enrolments
Band 3 Level 6$172 9401000 and above weighted
Band 3 – Non School Based Principals
Band 3 Level 1$109 568
Band 3 Level 2$116 567
Band 3 Level 3$122 625
Band 3 Level 4$131 745
Band 3 Level 5$139 854
Band 3 Level 6$144 979
Band 3 Level 7$149 734
Band 3 Level 8$155 476

Teachers initial salary placement on appointment may possibly be higher than the indicated starting points. This can occur if evidence of additional appropriate qualifications and / or relevant experience (e.g. teaching time in another school system) is presented to the DoE and if it is accepted by them as warranting a higher initial placement. This is best done in conjunction with or very soon after appointment.’

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