National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage rates
The National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage rates will increase on 1 April 2021.
In addition to the new rates, the age from which workers become eligible for the National Living Wage will be lowered. From 1 April all workers aged 23 and over must be paid the National Living Wage or above.
Rates from 1 April 2021:
These rates are for the National Living Wage (for those aged 23 and over) and the National Minimum Wage (for those of at least school leaving age) from 1 April 2021.
|23 and over||21 to 22||18 to 20||Under 18||Apprentice|
|April 2021 (new rate)||£8.91||£8.36||£6.56||£4.62||£4.30|