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FSA 2021 to 2022 salary structure

Tables showing the basic salary structure and salary ranges for 2021 to 2022 across the Food Standards Agency.

Last updated: 28 March 2022

London: Policy, Management and Corporate, Operational Delivery and Investigations and Intelligence

Grade Trainee/apprentice/intern spot rate New starter spot rate Target spot rate
AO £20,826 £22,861 £24,420
EO £24,507 £26,931 £29,085
Grade Trainee/apprentice/intern minimum Minimum for grade Maximum for grade
HEO £29,439 £32,350 £38,427
SEO £36,719 £40,350 £47,947
Grade 7 £50,323 £55,300 £67,084
Grade 6 £58,513 £64,300 £78,318

London Market Facing/Niche

Grade Trainee/apprentice/intern minimum Minimum salary Maximum salary
SEO £39,904 £43,850 £48,947
Grade 7 £54,418 £59,800 £68,084
Grade 6 £63,063 £69,300 £79,318

National: Policy, Management and Corporate, Operational Delivery and Investigations and Intelligence

Grade Trainee/apprentice/intern spot rates New starter spot rates Target spot rates
AO £18,349 £19,874 £21,444
EO £22,514 £24,466 £26,751
Grade Trainee/apprentice/intern minimum Minimum for grade Maximum for grade
HEO £27,619 £30,350 £35,733
SEO £33,989 £37,350 £45,171
Grade 7 £46,683 £51,300 £62,695
Grade 6 £54,873 £60,300 £73,739

National: Market Facing/Niche

Grade Trainee/apprentice/intern minimum Minimum salary Maximum salary
SEO £36,719 £40,350 £46,171
Grade 7 £50,323 £55,300 £63,695
Grade 6 £58,968 £64,800 £74,739