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Publication, Part of

GP Earnings and Expenses Estimates 2018/19

Official statistics,
Publication Date:
Geographic Coverage:
United Kingdom
Geographical Granularity:
Country, Regions
Date Range:
01 Apr 2018 to 31 Mar 2019

Excel Time Series and Interactive Report Contents

The following tables are available within the accompanying Microsoft Excel Time Series Workbook and GP Earnings and Expenses Estimates 2018/19 interactive online report. All of the results from this report are presented in the Time Series, along with distributional and detailed results, including earnings and expenses estimates by age, gender, practice patient list size and practice rurality for each of he four countries, and regional analysis for England GPs.

Additionally, the accompanying open data CSVs include detailed results broken down by contract type, as well as percentage of GPs with no expenses in each expenses category.

Links to the files can be found under Resources on the Overview page. 

Excel Time Series

1a. Contractor GP earnings and expenses estimates 2002/03 to 2018/19 - England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland        

1b. GPMS contractor GP earnings and expenses estimates 2002/03 to 2018/19 real terms - England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland        

1c. Contractor GP expenses breakdown 2002/03 to 2018/19 - England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland        

2a. GPMS contractor GP earnings and expenses estimates by age band and gender 2017/18 to 2018/19 - England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland        

2b. GPMS contractor GP expenses breakdown by age band and gender 2017/18 to 2018/19  - England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland 

3a. GPMS contractor GP earnings and expenses estimates by rurality 2017/18 to 2018/19 - England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

3b. GPMS contractor GP expenses breakdown by rurality 2017/18 to 2018/19 -  England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

4a. GPMS contractor GP earnings and expenses estimates by practice registered patient list size 2017/18 to 2018/19 - England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

4b. GPMS contractor GP expenses breakdown by practice registered patient list size 2017/18 to 2018/19 - England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland       

5a. GPMS contractor GP earnings and expenses estimates by NHS England and NHS Improvement (region) 2011/12 to 2018/19

5b. GPMS contractor GP expenses breakdown by NHS England and NHS Improvement (region) 2011/12 to 2018/19

6a. GPMS contractor GP earnings and expenses estimates by weekly working hours, gender and age 2016/17 to 2018/19 - England

6b. GPMS contractor GP expenses breakdown by weekly working hours, gender and age 2016/17 to  2018/19 -  England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

7.  Contractor GP distribution of self-employment gross earnings, total expenses and income before tax 2015/16 to 2018/19 -  England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

8a. Salaried GP earnings and expenses estimates 2006/07 to 2018/19 - England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

8b. GPMS salaried GP earnings and expenses estimates 2006/07 to 2018/19 real terms - England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

9. GPMS salaried GP earnings and expenses estimates by age band and gender, 2017/18 to 2018/19 -  England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

10. GPMS salaried GP earnings and expenses estimates by rurality, 2017/18 to 2018/19 -  England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

11. GPMS salaried GP earnings and expenses estimates by practice registered patient list size, 2017/18 to 2018/19 -  England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

12. GPMS salaried GP earnings and expenses estimates by NHS England and NHS Improvement (region) 2011/12 to 2018/19                

13. GPMS salaried GP earnings and expenses estimates by weekly working hours, gender and age 2016/17 to 2018/19 - England

14. Salaried GP distribution of income before tax 2017/18 to  2018/19 -  England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

15. Combined GP earnings and expenses estimates 2007/08 to 2018/19 -  England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

16. GPMS combined GP earnings and expenses estimates by age band and gender, 2017/18 to 2018/19 - England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

17. GPMS combined GP earnings and expenses estimates by rurality, 2017/18 to 2018/19 - England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

18. GPMS combined GP earnings and expenses estimates by practice registered patient list size, 2017/18 to 2018/19 - England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

19. GPMS combined GP earnings and expenses estimates by NHS England and NHS Improvement (region) 2011/12 to 2018/19

Interactive report contents
  • Average gross earnings, total expenses and income before tax by contract type (GPMS, GMS, PMS) and country for combined (contractor and salaried) GPs.
  • Average gross earnings, total expenses and income before tax by contract type, practice type (dispensing/non-dispensing), contract type and country for contractor GPs.
  • Average gross earnings, total expenses and income before tax by contract type and country for salaried GPs.
  • Time series of income before tax estimates for GPMS GPs in cash and real terms by country and GP type.
  • Average gross earnings, total expenses and income before tax by contract type, country, gender and age for contractor GPs.
  • Average gross earnings, total expenses and income before tax by contract type, country, gender and age for salaried GPs.
  • Average gross earnings, total expenses and income before tax by GP type, contract type, country and gender.
  • Self-employment allowable expenses breakdown by practice type (dispensing/non-dispensing), contract type and country for contractor GPs.
  • Distribution of self-employment gross earnings, total expenses and income before tax of contractor GPs by country and contract type.
  • Distribution of self-employment income before tax of salaried GPs by contract type and country.
  • Average gross earnings, total expenses and income before tax by weekly working hours and gender for GPMS contractor and salaried GPs in England.
    View the GP Earnings and Expenses Estimates 2018/19 interactive online report.
Last edited: 9 September 2020 12:31 pm