New Minimum Wage Rates Announced
The new minimum wage rates for October 2014 have been confirmed as follows:
- Adult rate £6.50 per hour
- 18-20 year olds £5.13 per hour
- 16-17 year olds £3.79 per hour
- Apprentices £2.73 per hour
The rise this year is more than usual and is said to mark the start of bigger increases than in recent years.
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