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Technicians (Pay Scales)

Volume 958: debated on Monday 20 November 1978

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asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will list in the Official Report the current pay scales of technicians employed in hospital or other laboratories of the National Health Service, giving each grade separately.

The agreed annual salary scales, effective from 1st April 1978, for qualified technicians employed in the National Health Service and coming with-in the purview of the professional and technical staffs "B" Whitley Council are as follows:

£
Dark Room TechnicianAge 161,791
171,887
182,082
192,154
202,229
212,319
222,403
2,532
2,631
2,691
Pharmacy technicians2,691
2,805
2,922
3,039
3,159
3,285
3,411
Senior pharmacy technicians3,270
3,393
3,516
3,636
3,756
3,882
4,035
Cardiographer2,286
2,352
2,406
2,505
2,589
2,691
2,739
2,817
2,892
2,934
Senior cardiographer2,916
2,991
3,069
3.216
3,309
3,390
Artificial kidney assistant2,691
2,739
2,817
2,892
2,934
2,979
Senior artificial kidney assistant3,069
3,216
3,309
3,390
3,513
3,639
Animal technician2,883
2,949
3,021
3,102
3,192
Senior animal technician3,063
3,177
3,291
3,411
3,528
3,648
3,774
Chief animal technician3,543
3,663
3,780
3,897
4,020
4,140
4,263
4,386

£
Post mortem room technician2,799
2,886

*2,970

3,066
3,171
3,279
3,390
Senior post mortem room technician3,198
3,321
3,444
3,570
3,696
3,825
High senior post mortem room technician3,486
3,600
3,717
3,837
3,957
4,080

*Bar Point

Dental technician3,069
3,216
3,309
3,390
3,513
3,639
3,756
3,882
4,005
4,134
Senior dental technician/Maxillo-facial technician3,744
3,882
4,023
4,173
4,323
4,476
4,632
4,788
Chief I Dental technician4,470
4,605
4,743
4,881
5,019
Chief II dental technician4,881
5,019
5,163
5,307
5,412
5,610
Medical photographer2,916
3,027
3,147
3,264
3,381
3,501
Senior I medical photographer3,357
3,486
3,615
3,741
3,870
3,999
4,128
Senior II medical photographer3,771
3,906
4,041
4,176
4,311
4,446
4,581
4,716

£
Chief medical photographer4,800
4,959
5,115
5,274
5,433
Physiological measurement technician2,916
2,991
3,069
3,216
3,309
3,390
3,513
3,639
Senior physiological measurement technician3,513
3,639
3,756
3,882
4,005
4,134
4,242
4,353
Chief physiological measurement technician4,470
4,605
4,743
4,881
5,019
5,163
5,307
5,412
5,610
Medical physics technician IV3,069
3,216
3,309
3,390
3,513
3,639
3,756
3,882
4,005
4,134
Medical physics technician III3,744
3.882
4,023
4,173
4,323
4,476
4,632
4,788
Medical physics technician II4,470
4,605
4,743
4,881
5,019
5,163
5,307
5,412
5,610
Medical physics technician I5,433
5,574
5,706
5,898
6,051
6,222
Medical laboratory scientific officer3,261
3,366
3,471
3,582
3,696
3,813

£
Medical laboratory scientific officer—cont.3,930
4,047
4,167
4,293
4,419
4,545
4,680
Senior medical laboratory scientific officer4,347
4,485
4,623
4,764
4,902
5,040
5,178
5,322
5,463
5,613
5,769
Chief medical laboratory scientific officer5,472
5,586
5,697
5,817
5,937
6,063
6,192
Senior chief medical laboratory scientific officer6,063
6,213
6,372
6,543
6,723
6,909
7,098
7,311
Principal medical laboratory scientific officer7,311
7,671
8,055