Pay and benefits

Knowing that you are supporting our groundbreaking research in areas such as treatments for childhood cancer through to rewriting Anglo Saxon history, can be rewarding in itself. There are however many more benefits available when working at Birmingham.


To attract and retain high calibre staff, our pay scales and benefits are attractive and competitive. Here you will find information relating to pay including:

Payroll payment dates can be found on the Payroll site within the Finance Office.


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In addition to pay benefits there are many other benefits that the University offers its staff including:

Executive Officer "the University is such a fantastic place to work, not only because of the competitive salary, the generous holidays and the reward and recognition but also because of the first rate facilities on campus available to staff such as the sports centre, the library and the museums that you can visit for free during your lunch hour." 



Useful links

Finance office



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