National Minimum Wage changes

With effect from 1st October 2016 the following minimum wage rates will apply:

 

  • The rate for workers aged 21 to 24 years will increase to £6.95 per hour
  • The development rate for 18 to 20 year olds will increase to £5.55 per hour
  • The rate for 16 to 17 year olds will increase to £4.00 per hour
  • The apprentice rate will increase to £3.40 per hour
  • The National Living Wage for workers over 25 will remain at £7.20