The National Minimum Wage is to increase from 1st April 2018.
The National Minimum Wage is the minimum wage per hour a worker is entitled to in the UK.
The new rates from the 1 April 2018 are shown below
|Age Group||Hourly Rate
|25 years old and over||£7.83|
|21-24 years old||£7.38|
|18-20 years old||£5.90|
|16-17 years old||£4.20|
(all apprentices under age 19 AND any apprentice, regardless of age, in first year of apprenticeship will be on £3.70 per hour as of 1st April 2018)