01604 686152
Michael Paul Accountants

National Minimum and National Living Wage

1st March 2018

From 1 April 2018 the hourly minimum wage a worker is entitled to will increase as follows:

  • For those aged 25 – from £7.20 to £7.50
  • 21 to 24 years olds – from £6.95 to £7.05
  • 18 to 20 years olds – from £5.55 to £5.60
  • 16 to 17 years olds – from £4.00 to £4.05
  • Apprentices – from £3.40 to £3.50

The apprentice rate applies to those aged 16 to 18 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.

Return to News