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National Minimum Wage & Living Wage Increase from 1st April 2019

Friday, March 1, 2019
By Cheryl Sharp
National Minimum Wage & Living Wage Increase from 1st April 2019

National Minimum Wage & Living Wage Increase from 2019

 

From the 1st April 2019 if your employees are on minimum wage or receive the living wage they will be due a payrise.  The new hourly rates are as follows:

Date                                                    Age 25 & Over   Age 21 - 24    Age 18 - 20    Under 18     Apprentice    
From 1st April 2019 £8.21 £7.70 £6.15 £4.35 £3.90
Previous rate from 1st April 2018     £7.83 £7.38 £5.90 £4.20 £3.70

 

Please ensure all rates are updated for all payruns after the 1st April 2019.

Source: HMRC