national minimum wage

Following yesterday's budget the LPC's recommendations on hourly rates were ratified.

What does this mean ?

Wef 1st April 2018

National Living Wage will increase as follows:-

Workers aged 25 and over -from £7.50 to £7.83 per hour

Workers aged 21 to 24 -from £7.05 to £7.38 per hour

Workers aged 18 to 20 -from £5.60 to£5.90 per hour

Workers aged 16 to 17 -from £4.05 to £4.20 per hour

Apprentices aged 19 or in 1st Yr of Apprenticeship - from £3.50 to £3.70 per hour


Our Teams will be discussing this in further detail with our Clients nearer the time

About the Author: Mark Woffenden

Mark Woffenden is a Director at Lucy Walker Recruitment and has an extensive knowledge of the issues and workings of the West Yorkshire and Greater Manchester Commercial markets developed over the last 20 years in the Industry