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