Three salary scales operate for teachers in second-level schools in Ireland.

Pre January 2011 salary scale
Teachers who were first appointed to a Department paid teaching position prior to 1st January 2011 are paid according to a common basic salary scale. Click here to view this scale.

Post 2001 salary scale
Teachers who were first appointed to a Department paid teaching position after 1st January 2011 are paid according to a reduce 'new entrants' salary scale. Click here to view this scale.

Post February 1, 2012 salary scale
Teachers who were first appointed to a Department paid teaching position on or after 1 February 2012 do not benefit from qualification allowances and are, therefore, paid according to a revised ‘new entrants’ salary scale. Teachers who return to teaching following retirement are also paid according to this scale. Click here to view this scale.

 

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