National Minimum Wage

The National Minimum is the minimum amount UK workers must be paid per hour, by any business they work for. The current rates are:

Under 18£4.55£4.35
18 to 20£6.45£6.15
21 to 24£8.20£7.70
25 and over£8.72£8.21

This is based on expected working hours of 35 hours a week if you have no children and 25 hours a week if you have children.