Band 8 pay starts at 40 K + in Civvy street, I think its a crime that the nurses get any extra pay at all in the military, Maybe its to make up for all of the time that they are trapped on busses going to and from parties.
really i'm mostly jealous that the QA'a have a pay spine and AHP's dont[/QUOTE said:
True, and the reasons quoted for the "special" pay for doctors and dentists, and then nurses (Specialist training, retention etc.) mostly also apply to the other AHPs. I guess we had a CEG big enough across the three services to get it done.