Pensions

The details of each provider along with contributions are as follows:

Scottish Public Pensions Agency (SPPA)

Scottish Public Pensions Agency
7 Tweedside Park
Tweedbank
Galashiels
TD1 3TE

www.sppa.gov.uk
Telephone: 01896 893200

Employer Contributions 17.2%
Individual Contributions Variable dependant on salary

SPPA contribution rates from April 2015

Full Time Equivalent pensionable payContribution rate 2015/16
Up to and including £25,999 7.2%
£26,000 to £34,999 8.7% 
£35,000 to £41,499 9.7%
£41,500 to £54,999 10.4%
£55,000 to £74,999 11.5%
£75,000 and above 11.9%

 

Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS)

Universities Superannuation Scheme
Royal Liver Building
Liverpool
L3 1PY

www.uss.co.uk
Telephone: 0151 227 4711 or 0845 068 1110

Employer Contributions 18%
Individual Contributions 8%

 

Strathclyde Pension Fund (SPF)

Strathclyde Pension Fund
2nd Floor
Charlotte House
78 Queen Street
Glasgow

www.spfo.org.uk
Telephone: 0345 890 8999

Employer Contributions 19.3%
Individual Contributions Variable dependant on salary

 

Strathclyde Pension Fund - Contribution Table 2015/2016

Contribution rateFTE Pay Min FTE Pay Max Contribution rate FTE Pay Min  FTE Pay Max
5.5 up to 21,102 8.4 59,185 60,852
5.6 21,103 22,421 8.5 60,853 62,615
5.7 22,422 23,916 8.6 62,616 64,485
5.8 23,917 25,330 8.7 64,486 66,469
5.9 25,331  26,323 8.8 66,470 68,579
6.0 26,324 27,397 8.9 68,580  70,827
6.1  27,398 28,563 9.0  70,828 73,228
6.2 28,564 29,833 9.1 73,229 75,798
6.3 29,834 31,220 9.2 75,799 78,554
6.4 31,221 32,743 9.3 78,555 81,518
6.5 32,744 34,415 9.4 81,519 84,715
6.6 34,416 35,622 9.5 84,716 88,173
6.7 35,623 36,918 9.6 88,174 91,925
6.8 36,919 38,311 9.7 91,926 96,011
6.9 38,312 39,813 9.8 96,012 100,476
7.0 39,814 41,438 9.9 100,477 105,378
7.1 41,439 43,202 10.0 105,379 110,782
7.2 43,203 45,122 10.1 110,783 116,770
7.3 45,123 46,456 10.2 116,771 123,442
7.4 46,457 47,478 10.3 123,443 130,924
7.5 47,479 48,544 10.4 130,925 139,370
7.6 48,545 49,660 10.5 139,371 148,982
7.7 49,661 50,829 10.6 148,983 160,018
7.8 50,830 52,054 10.7 160,019 172,819
7.9 52,055 53,339 10.8 172,820 187,847
8.0 53,340 54,689 10.9 187,848 205,738
8.1 54,690 56,110 11.0 205,739 227,394
8.2 56,111 57,606 11.1 227,395 254,147
8.3 57,607 59,184 11.2 254,148  and above