Teachers' pay grant methodology

Guidance for schools and local authorities on the teachers' pay grant for the financial years 2018 to 2019 and 2019 to 2020.



This guidance is for:

  • local authorities
  • school leaders
  • school teachers
  • governing bodies and their representatives

It relates to local-authority-maintained schools and academies in England.

Published 14 September 2018
Last updated 23 October 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated to include 2019 to 2020 figures.
  2. Page updated with rates in line with increases in the total amount of the grant.
  3. Detailed allocations section of 'Teachers' pay grant methodology' updated.
  4. New and growing schools adjustments information added for 2019 to 2020 allocations.
  5. Updated 'Teachers' pay grant methodology' with revised rates for primary schools.
  6. Corrected data error in 'Rates for primary schools'.
  7. First published.