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Payline gives union members and officials access to information on more than 2,000 collective agreements with employers of all sizes in both the private and public sectors.

In addition to information about pay settlements and pay rates, Payline has information about working hours, holidays and special leave, overtime rates, pensions, shift pay, regional allowances, maternity, paternity, other family friendly policies (flexible working, career breaks), union facilities and other subjects that may be covered by negotiations.

Latest pay settlements

Recently reported pay settlements include:-

Agreement Sector Start Description
Affinity Water Utilities 01/04/18 2.5% increase, additional increase of up to £250 for staff earning under £25,000pa
Axa UK Finance 01/04/18 3.0% paybill increase, performance related increases from 0%-4.75%; minimum salary increased to £15,925pa
Booker Retail 01/04/18 4.7% increase for branch assistants, other rates increase by 2%
BT Tele-communications 01/04/18 3.0% increase, introduction of hybrid DB/DC pension scheme, new redundancy terms
Cambridge University Press Publishing 01/05/18 3.0% increase; 3.8% for staff with "excellent" performance rating
Co-operative Group (Clerical) Retail 01/04/18 2.5% paybill increase, performance-related increases of 0%-3.75%
DHL (Sainsbury's) Bedford Distribution 01/04/18 3.1% increase, overtime rate increased to time and a half
MBDA (Staff) Manufacturing 01/06/18 3.2% increase for staff with "good" performance rating
NHS (England) Health 01/04/18 Pay structure changes with shorter pay ranges - lowest pay rate increased to £17,460pa. Approximately half of staff at top of their pay band will receive 3% increase

For the three months from February-April, the median standard increase was 3.0%. The increase on the lowest pay rate was higher at 3.3%.

graph of pay settlements and inflation
Payline user guide

The software is customised to meet different unions needs. Click here to choose the appropriate version of the guide.

Who can use Payline?
All members and officials of the unions listed below have access to Payline.
  • Community
  • GMB
  • NUJ
  • PCS
  • RMT
  • TSSA

If you do not know your password, phone 020 7902 9811 or email pay@lrd.org.uk - please tell us your union in the email.

Payline demonstration

Enter Payline and type in the user name guest and password guest for a demonstration.

PayLine subscriptions

Unions can only subscribe to Payline at a national level (rates vary according to the size of the union). If you would like to know more about subscribing to Payline please contact Lewis Emery or phone 020 7902 9811.


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