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Page last updated April 2024

Latest scales updated 

Public Service Agreement 2024 - 2026 

Pay scales increased by 2.25% or €1,125, whichever is greater, with effect from 1st January 2024.

Increased rates and arrears from 1st January will be paid in the April payroll run.

  • Weekly paid staff payday Friday, 19th April 
  • Monthly paid staff payday Monday, 29th April
  • Retirees\Survivor Pension\Children Pension payday Monday, 29th April 
  • Part Time Hourly paid staff payday Tuesday, 30th April

 

Note ref Arrears paid in April 2024 for period 1 January 2024 – 31 March 2024 

Employees that worked in DCU between 1st January to 31st March 2024 but are no longer employed by DCU must notify DCU Payroll by email payroll@dcu.ie  to request payment of arrears and confirm no change in bank details.  If there are changes you will be required to confirm BIC, IBAN, Bank name and address and name of account holder on the email.  Once this detail is validated, payment will be processed in the next available payment run.

Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0035 FULL PROFESSOR (PROFESSOR C) 1 137,307.00 
    2 145,138.00 
    3 152,967.00 
    4 160,796.00 
    5 168,627.00 
    6 173,570.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0021 PROFESSOR (ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR) 1 99,453.00 
    2 106,137.00 
    3 112,843.00 
    4 119,532.00 
    5 126,234.00 
    6 132,929.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0030 ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR (SENIOR LECTURER) 1 85,819.00 
    2 89,231.00 
    3 92,647.00 
    4 96,060.00 
    5 99,456.00 
    6 102,883.00 
    7 106,290.00 
    8 109,712.00 
    9 113,114.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0040 ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (LECTURER ABOVE BAR) 1 60,847.00 
    2 71,654.00 
    3 75,494.00 
    4 78,127.00 
    5 81,984.00 
    6 85,871.00 
    7 89,751.00 
    8 93,633.00 
    9 97,512.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0050M LECTURER BELOW BAR 1 46,000.00 
    2 48,557.00 
    3 50,663.00 
    4 52,591.00 
    5 54,589.00 
    6 56,194.00 
    7 57,830.00 
    8 59,457.00 
    9 61,090.00 
    10 62,708.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0054 CLINICAL NURSE MANG.1 1 53,898.00 
    2 54,876.00 
    3 56,255.00 
    4 57,657.00 
    5 59,051.00 
    6 60,454.00 
    7 62,018.00 
    8 63,474.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
6092 CLINICAL NURSE/MIDWIFE MANAGER 3 1 67,299.00 
    2 68,631.00 
    3 71,997.00 
    4 73,321.00 
    5 74,653.00 
    6 76,001.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0056 INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGE TUTOR 1 37,704.00 
    2 39,149.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0060M TEACHING ASSISTANT 1 33,580.00 
    2 36,984.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0451 P/T LECTURER 1 73.42 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0309 P/T TUTOR 1 32.50 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0450 P/T DEMONSTRATOR 1 22.58 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0452 P/T UNDERGRAD TUTOR 1 14.27 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0453 P/T POSTGRAD TUTOR 1 35.65 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0454 P/T UNDERGRAD STUDENT 1 14.27 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0455 P/T ACCESS LECTURER 1 59.44 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0456 P/T ACCESS TEACHER REVISION 1 59.44 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0457 P/T ACCESS WORKSHOP FACILIATOR 1 59.44 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0461 P/T SCHOOL PLACEMENT TUTOR PRIMARY 1 90.00 
0461 P/T SCHOOL PLACEMENT TUTOR POST PRIMARY 2 133.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0073 PROFESSIONAL 9 (ADMINISTRATOR IV) 1 104,703.00 
    2 111,740.00 
    3 118,799.00 
    4 125,839.00 
    5 132,895.00 
    6 139,948.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0072 PROFESSIONAL 8 (ADMINISTRATOR III) 1 93,067.00 
    2 96,767.00 
    3 100,470.00 
    4 104,177.00 
    5 107,857.00 
    6 111,572.00 
    7 115,268.00 
    8 118,978.00 
    9 122,669.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0071 PROFESSIONAL 7 (ADMINISTRATOR II) 1 65,809.00 
    2 77,532.00 
    3 80,486.00 
    4 84,692.00 
    5 88,909.00 
    6 93,125.00 
    7 97,332.00 
    8 101,544.00 
    9 105,750.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0070 PROFESSIONAL 6 (ADMINISTRATOR I) 1 60,618.00 
    2 62,193.00 
    3 63,771.00 
    4 65,366.00 
    5 66,956.00 
    6 68,551.00 
    7 82,464.00 
    8 86,352.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0081 PROFESSIONAL 5A (ADMIN GR 5 SAA II) 1 56,509.00 
    2 59,687.00 
    3 62,875.00 
    4 65,510.00 
    5 68,142.00 
    6 70,890.00 
    7 73,709.00 
    8 76,418.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0080 PROFESSIONAL 5 (ADMIN GR 5 SAA I) 1 55,257.00 
    2 56,888.00 
    3 58,497.00 
    4 60,093.00 
    5 61,684.00 
    6 63,315.00 
    7 64,951.00 
    8 66,574.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0090M PROFESSIONAL 4 (ADMIN GR 4) 1 41,814.00 
    2 43,974.00 
    3 46,010.00 
    4 48,413.00 
    5 50,818.00 
    6 52,864.00 
    7 54,942.00 
    8 57,128.00 
    9 59,382.00 
    10 61,550.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0100 PROFESSIONAL 3 (SECRETARY GRADE 3) 1 39,655.00 
    2 40,678.00 
    3 41,706.00 
    4 42,721.00 
    5 44,307.00 
    6 46,134.00 
    7 47,956.00 
    8 49,781.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0110 PROFESSIONAL 2 (SECRETARY/ACCOUNTS ASST 2) 1 32,803.00 
    2 33,995.00 
    3 35,207.00 
    4 36,413.00 
    5 37,280.00 
    6 38,139.00 
    7 39,178.00 
    8 39,856.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0120M PROFESSIONAL 1 (SECRETARY/ACCOUNTS ASST 1) 1 26,943.00 
    2 28,001.00 
    3 29,100.00 
    4 29,870.00 
    5 30,665.00 
    6 31,490.00 
    7 31,900.00 
    8 32,613.00 
    9 33,330.00 
    10 34,047.00 
    11 34,777.00 
    12 35,507.00 
    13 36,186.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0306 MINIMUM WAGE/STUDENT HELPER (Hourly Rate) 1 12.7
  Full time 37 hour week per annum rate 2 24,528.78 
  Full time 39 hour week per annum rate 3 25,854.66 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0459 P/T STUDENT AMBASSADORS 1 & 2 12.7
    3 13.48
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0160 ASSISTANT LIBRARIAN 2 1 65,809.00 
    2 77,532.00 
    3 80,486.00 
    4 84,692.00 
    5 88,909.00 
    6 93,125.00 
    7 97,332.00 
    8 101,544.00 
    9 105,750.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0382 ASST LIBRARIAN 1 (A) 1 58,290.00 
    2 60,341.00 
    3 62,330.00 
    4 64,318.00 
    5 66,315.00 
    6 68,243.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0170M ASSISTANT LIBRARIAN 1 1 45,630.00 
    2 48,214.00 
    3 50,252.00 
    4 52,183.00 
    5 54,197.00 
    6 55,789.00 
    7 57,421.00 
    8 59,047.00 
    9 60,666.00 
    10 62,269.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0180 LIBRARY ASSISTANT  GR 2 1 39,655.00 
    2 40,670.00 
    3 41,691.00 
    4 42,688.00 
    5 44,270.00 
    6 46,081.00 
    7 47,895.00 
    8 49,703.00 
    9 52,322.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0190M LIBRARY ASSISTANT GR 1 1 30,849.00 
    2 32,070.00 
    3 32,803.00 
    4 33,981.00 
    5 35,182.00 
    6 36,368.00 
    7 37,226.00 
    8 38,065.00 
    9 39,087.00 
    10 40,378.00 
    11 41,715.00 
    12 43,040.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0193M LIBRARY SHELVER (39HRS PW) 1 31,197.00 
    2 31,867.00 
    3 33,769.00 
    4 34,103.00 
    5 34,527.00 
    6 34,883.00 
    7 35,194.00 
    8 35,530.00 
    9 35,997.00 
    10 15.32 
    11 15.65 
    12 16.59 
    13 16.75 
    14 16.96 
    15 17.13 
    16 17.29 
    17 17.45 
    18 17.68 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0200 ANALYST PROGRAMMER 111 1 65,809.00 
    2 77,530.00 
    3 80,485.00 
    4 84,688.00 
    5 88,910.00 
    6 93,132.00 
    7 97,340.00 
    8 101,541.00 
    9 105,749.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0210 ANALYST PROGRAMMER 11 1 54,121.00 
    2 55,763.00 
    3 57,410.00 
    4 59,021.00 
    5 60,658.00 
    6 62,273.00 
    7 64,953.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0220 ANALYST PROGRAMMER 1 1 46,443.00 
    2 47,931.00 
    3 49,450.00 
    4 50,968.00 
    5 52,535.00 
    6 54,118.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0230 TRAINEE ANALYST PROGRAMMER 1 41,602.00 
    2 43,858.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0240 SENIOR COMPUTER OPERATOR 1 42,408.00 
    2 44,048.00 
    3 45,726.00 
    4 47,050.00 
    5 48,371.00 
    6 49,697.00 
    7 51,041.00 
    8 52,370.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0250M COMPUTER OPERATOR 1 34,624.00 
    2 36,424.00 
    3 37,674.00 
    4 38,818.00 
    5 39,765.00 
    6 41,088.00 
    7 42,410.00 
    8 43,739.00 
    9 45,081.00 
    10 46,405.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0284 P/T STUDENT ADVISOR ISS 1 12.7
       
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0292 IT COMPUTER SUPPORT PERSONNEL 1 31,182.00 
    2 35,790.00 
    3 39,822.00 
    4 44,657.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0293 IT SUPPORT TRAINEE 1 29,949.00 
    2 32,388.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0260 CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER 1 63,564.00 
    2 66,206.00 
    3 68,819.00 
    4 71,512.00 
    5 74,327.00 
    6 77,071.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0270M TECH/SR. TECH OFFICER 1 38,939.00 
    2 40,698.00 
    3 42,817.00 
    4 44,091.00 
    5 45,453.00 
    6 48,341.00 
    7 50,238.00 
    8 52,177.00 
    9 54,287.00 
    10 56,325.00 
    11 59,456.00 
    12 61,560.00 
    13 63,823.00 
    14 66,140.00 
    15 68,451.00 
  Long Service Increment 3 yrs on max 16 69,886.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0191 SENIOR LAB ATTENDANT 1 34,739.00 
    2 35,339.00 
    3 35,948.00 
    4 36,214.00 
    5 36,812.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0282 LAB ATTENDANT 1 32,271.00 
    2 32,718.00 
    3 33,169.00 
    4 33,655.00 
    5 34,154.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0281M TRAINEE TECH (39WKS) 1 31,180.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0307M TRAINEE TECH (43WKS) 1 28,279.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0299 EI-TECH./RESEARCH ASST. 1 33,770.00 
    2 34,742.00 
    3 35,598.00 
    4 36,123.00 
    5 36,962.00 
    6 37,610.00 
    7 38,439.00 
    8 38,907.00 
    9 39,720.00 
    10 40,533.00 
    11 41,349.00 
    12 42,169.00 
    13 42,978.00 
    14 43,794.00 
    15 44,605.00 
    16 45,420.00 
    17 46,234.00 
    18 47,212.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0302 EI-RESEARCH OFFICER 1 40,496.00 
    2 41,791.00 
    3 43,083.00 
    4 44,383.00 
    5 45,679.00 
    6 46,970.00 
    7 48,273.00 
    8 49,567.00 
    9 50,863.00 
    10 52,182.00 
    11 53,534.00 
    12 54,888.00 
    13 56,250.00 
    14 57,623.00 
    15 58,994.00 
    16 60,366.00 
    17 61,737.00 
    18 63,110.00 
    19 64,484.00 
    20 64,871.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0303 EI-SENIOR RESEARCH OFFICER 1 64,866.00 
    2 65,852.00 
    3 67,222.00 
    4 68,600.00 
    5 69,969.00 
    6 71,264.00 
    7 72,715.00 
    8 74,083.00 
    9 75,462.00 
    10 76,831.00 
    11 78,202.00 
    12 78,738.00 
    13 79,749.00 
    14 81,043.00 
    15 82,378.00 
    16 83,718.00 
    17 85,052.00 
    18 86,280.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0380B RESEARCH ASSISTANT IUA LEVEL 1 1 31,150.00 
    2 31,963.00 
    3 32,379.00 
    4 33,230.00 
    5 34,104.00 
    6 35,006.00 
    7 35,937.00 
    8 36,554.00 
    9 37,503.00 
    10 38,305.00 
    11 38,958.00 
    12 39,980.00 
    13 41,033.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0338A POST DOC RESEARCHER IUA LEVEL 2 1 43,908.00 
    2 44,496.00 
    3 46,447.00 
    4 47,694.00 
    5 48,979.00 
    6 50,302.00 
    7 51,677.00 
    8 53,130.00 
    9 54,642.00 
    10 56,202.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0390A RESEARCH FELLOW IUA LEVEL 3 1 62,698.00 
    2 64,516.00 
    3 66,389.00 
    4 68,318.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0401 SENIOR RESEARCH FELLOW IUA LEVEL 4 1 76,267.00 
    2 78,492.00 
    3 79,549.00 
    4 81,847.00 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0290 BUILDINGS .MAINTENANCE OFFICER 1 817.35 
    2 826.53 
    3 831.07 
    4 836.01 
    5 840.54 
    6 843.05 
    7 845.34 
    8 847.77 
    9 850.16 
    10 853.95 
    11 856.89 
    12 863.97 
       
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0300 GENERAL OPERATIVE\MAINTENANCE MAN 1 679.89 
    2 683.54 
    3 686.92 
    4 688.89 
    5 690.96 
    6 692.80 
    7 694.81 
    8 696.88 
    9 692.55 
    10 694.66 
    11 696.76 
    12 698.79 
    13 701.15 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0330 SENIOR GROUNDSMAN 1 733.87 
    2 737.39 
    3 741.11 
    4 743.03 
    5 745.11 
    6 747.09 
    7 749.06 
    8 751.13 
    9 751.13 
    10 751.13 
    11 751.13 
    12 753.03 
    13 755.08 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0340 GROUNDSMAN 1 693.02 
    2 696.73 
    3 693.70 
    4 695.65 
    5 697.62 
    6 699.53 
    7 701.50 
    8 703.47 
    9 705.56 
    10 707.66 
    11 709.71 
    12 711.89 
    13 714.04 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0320M GENERAL SERVICES 1 649.27 
  OPERATIVE 1 2 655.24 
    3 706.27 
    4 709.96 
    5 713.30 
    6 715.26 
    7 717.38 
    8 719.31 
    9 721.32 
    10 720.11 
    11 722.15 
    12 724.30 
    13 726.50 
    14 728.67 
    15 730.89 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0361M GENERAL SERVICES 1 779.12 
  OPERATIVE 2 2 786.29 
    3 847.52 
    4 851.95 
    5 855.95 
    6 858.32 
    7 860.86 
    8 863.17 
    9 865.58 
    10 864.13 
    11 866.58 
    12 869.16 
    13 871.80 
    14 874.40 
    15 877.07 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0360M GENERAL SERVICES 1 844.05 
  OPERATIVE 3 2 851.81 
    3 918.15 
    4 922.94 
    5 927.28 
    6 929.84 
    7 932.59 
    8 935.10 
    9 937.72 
    10 936.14 
    11 938.80 
    12 941.59 
    13 944.45 
    14 947.27 
    15 950.16 
       
Grade Code Grade Name Point Current Scale
0362M ESTATES GENSERV 1 985.59 
  DUTY SUPERVISOR 2 994.65 
    3 1,072.11 
    4 1,077.71 
    5 1,082.78 
    6 1,085.77 
    7 1,088.98 
    8 1,091.91 
    9 1,094.96 
    10 1,093.12 
    11 1,096.23 
    12 1,099.49 
    13 1,102.82 
    14 1,106.12 
    15 1,109.50 

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