The National Minimum Wage (NMW) from April 1st 2017 

The adult rate for people aged 25 and over is £7.50 an hour

The rate for people aged 21 -24 is £7.05 an hour

The rate for people aged 18 – 20 is £5.60 an hour

This is the legal minimum that employers can pay you.


The Living Wage 

Paying the Living Wage is good for business, good for the individual and good for society but it is not a legal requirement.

The London Living Wage: £9.75 an hour

The UK Living Wage is £8.45 an hour

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