National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage rates

Current level From April 2017
NLW (25+) £7.50
Adult Rate (21-24) £7.05
YDR (18-20) £5.60 Under 18 £4.05

Apprentices

Apprentices are entitled to the apprentice rate of £3.50 if they’re either:

  • aged under 19
  • aged 19 or over and in the first year of their apprenticeship