National Minimum Wage Increase October 2015

National Minimum Wage Increase October 2015

National Minimum Wage: Rates will increase on 1 October 2015 to:

 

Year21 and over18 to 20Under 18Apprentice*
2015 (from 1 October)£6.70£5.30£3.87£3.30
2014 (current rate)£6.50£5.13£3.79£2.73

 

*The rate applies to 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

 

The accommodation offset limit will be increased by 27p to £5.35