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