NHS pay

Information about NHS pay in each of the four countries and how CSP is seeking to influence the 2022/23 NHS pay round

Below you will find information on the 2022/23 NHS pay round and in each nation's sub-page you can read about how the CSP and its members sought to influence NHS pay in 2021/22

NHS pay - 2022/23

The process for NHS pay for 2022/23 has started and the CSP has called for urgent action to stem the tide of staff leaving the health service.

How the CSP is influencing the 2022/23 NHS pay round
Poster for WithNHSStaff campaign for a fair pay rise

NHS pay in England - 2021/22

In England, the government implemented a pay award of 3% for staff employed by the NHS on Agenda for Change contract

England's 2021/22 pay award
Montage of CSP members holding #CSP4FairPay placards

NHS pay in Scotland - 2021/22

Three-year pay arrangements for CSP members and other NHS staff in Scotland. The arrangements involve changes to the Agenda for Change pay structure.

Scotland's 2021/22 pay award
The Scottish parliament building

NHS pay in Wales - 2021/22

Following lengthy negotiations, there was an improved offer for NHS staff in Wales in 2021/22.

Wales' 2021/22 pay award
The Welsh parliament building

Health and Social Care pay in Northern Ireland - 2021/22

The Department of Health in Northern Ireland implemented a 3% pay award for Health and Social Care staff.

Northern Ireland's pay award