Pay and Conditions

Your pay

Here you'll find a range of information and advice to help you understand your pay.

You'll also find help with common pay issues, including practical steps to take to ensure you get what you're entitled to.

Advice and support with pay issues - wherever you work

Regardless of where you work, you have certain basic rights to pay or remuneration. You'll also have certain rights where workplace changes affect your pay, or where your employer is proposing to pay you differently. Read more here:

RCN pay rally

Nursing Counts

Nursing Counts is our campaign to encourage the UK government to improve, value and invest in nursing. Find the latest updates here.

Pay in the NHS

Find out more about Agenda for Changepast pay scales and NHS mileage allowance.

Pay in independent employers

Read more about pay, terms and conditions in independent employers including our advice on fair pay and a pay comparison tool.

Join the UK's largest union and professional body for nursing

Whether you're a nurse, midwife, HCA, AP or student, you can get a huge range of benefits when you join the RCN.