Minimum Wage Rates – October 2015

The new National Minimum Wage Rates apply from 1st October 2015;

Adult Rate (21 and over) £6.70 per hour (from £6.50)

18 -20 year olds £5.30 per hour (from £5.13)

16-17 year olds £3.87 per hour (from £3.79)

Apprentice Rate £3.30 per hour (from £2.73)

New Minimum Living Wage Rate for over 25s will be introduced from April 2016 of £7.20 per hour.