Some changes to the National Minimum Wage will take effect in October this year, and this will no doubt affect some employers. For your reference, here are the new rates: do take account of them when forecasting budgets or planning recruitment.
- £6.19 per hour for workers aged 21 and over – a rise of 11p per hour
- £4.98 per hour for 18-20 year olds – no change
- £3.68 per hour for workers above school leaving age but under 18 – no change
- £2.65 per hour for apprentices – a rise of 5p per hour.
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