The National Minimum Wage (NMW) rates are changing from 01 October 2014 meaning that many low paid workers will be receiving a pay rise. The new rates are as follows:
|National Minimum Rate||New hourly rate £|
|Main rate for workers aged over 21||6.50|
|Rate for workers aged 18 – 20||5.13|
|Rate for workers aged 16 – 17 (and over compulsory school age)||3.79|
The apprentice rate rate is payable to those apprentices that are under 19 or in their first year year on an apprenticeship. The rate is currently £2.73 per hour.
For more information on the National Minimum Wages or to enquire about our payroll service call Michelle Cunningham 01661 872004 or firstname.lastname@example.org