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National Minimum Wage

The rates from the first pay day on, or after 1st April 2018are, per hour:

25 and over






Under 18




Accommodation offset

£7.00 per day


Don’t confuse the national living wage rate for those aged 25 over with the voluntary living wage which is £8.75 per hour. Click the link below to read more about this;

23 Feb 2018

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