Increase in the National Minimum Wage - Are you ready?

Increase in the National Minimum Wage - Are you ready?

The new national minimum wage rates apply from 1 October 2015:

•    Employees aged 21 or above – the rate increases to £6.70 per hour;

•    Employees aged between 18 and 20 – the rate increases to £5.30 per hour;

•    Employees aged under 18 – the rate increases to £3.87 per hour;

•    For employees completing a nationally recognised apprentice qualification aged 16 to 18 or 19 and above on the first year only – the rate should be increased to £3.30 per hour, all other apprentices should be paid the appropriate rate for their age.

If you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact our payroll manager, Emma Lambert on the details below:

Emma Lambert

email: emma.lambert@jsllp.co.uk

telephone: 01942 292557
 

< BACK