National Minimum Wage

Courtesy Bristol Balloon Fiesta 2014

Courtesy Bristol Balloon Fiesta 2014

 

National Minimum Wage going UP

 

Don’t let the new National Minimum Wage catch you by surprise this April and ensure your  payroll budgets are set in advance…

 

Year 25 and over 21 to 24 18 to 20 Under 18 Apprentice*
From 1st April 2018 £7.83 £7.38 £5.90 £4.20 £3.70
From 1st April 2017 £7.50 £7.05 £5.60 £4.05 £3.50
From 1st Oct 2016 £7.20 £6.95 £5.55 £4.00 £3.40
From 1st Oct 2015 £6.70 £5.30 £3.87 £3.30
From 1st Oct 2014 £6.50 £5.13 £3.72 £2.73
From 1st Oct 2013 £6.31 £5.03 £3.72 £2.68
From 1st Oct 2012 £6.19 £4.98 £3.68 £2.65
From 1st Oct 2011 £6.08 £4.98 £3.68 £2.60
From 1st Oct 2010 £5.93 £4.92 £3.64 £2.50

 

 

Check your staff salaries meet National Minimum Wage statutory minimum here >>

*This rate is for apprentices aged 16 to 18 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. All other apprentices are entitled to the National Minimum Wage for their age.

Want to know “Why is the National Minimum Wage is not a Living Wage? ” Read here >>

For more information regarding the minimum wage increase and how it will affect your payroll costs – contact us on 0117 9328145.