National Minimum Wage Increase

Peninsula Team

October 03 2011

Just a reminder. The National Minimum Wage has increased this month. The minimum wage rates are reviewed annually by the Low Pay Commission. From 1st October 2011 the following rates apply:
- the rate for workers aged 21 and over increases to £6.08 per hour.

- the 18-20 rate increases to £4.98 per hour.
- the rate for workers above school leaving age but under 18 increases to £3.68 per hour.
- finally the apprentice rate, for those under 19 or 19 or over and in the first year of their apprenticeship increases to £2.60 per hour.


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