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New Minimum Wage Rates with effect from 1 January 2016

Minimum Wage rates with effect from 1 January 2016


From 1 January 2016 the minimum wage rates per hour will be as follows.

For a worker:

  • aged 21 years and over – £7.00
  • aged 18 years and over – £6.65
  • aged 18 or over, receiving accredited training and within the first 6 months of employment with his or her employer – £6.65
  • who is over compulsory school age but not 18 – £5.40

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