The National Minimum Wage (NMW) and National Living Wage (NLW) 2020 starts at £4.15 for apprentices and caps at £8.72 for those aged 25 and over.
To qualify for the UK NMW, workers must be old enough to leave school.
What's the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage?
It's about age. The National Minimum Wage applies to workers aged 24 and under.
- National Minimum Wage <24 years old.
- National Living Wage 25> years old.
The difference is for those who are 25 years old and over. This rate is called National Living Wage.
These update at the start of April each year.
Breathe: By transferring your workers personal information, such as date of birth and nationality onto a secure cloud-based platform, you can view and then adjust hourly rates inline with NLW and NMW requirements.
Rates for 2020