2012 National Minimum Wage Increase Announced

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The Government has announced that the national minimum wage will increase in October 2012 for apprentices and adults aged 21 and over:
  • Adults aged 21 and over – by 11p from £6.08 to £6.19 per hour

  • 18 – 20 year olds – will remain on £4.98 per hour

  • 16 – 17 year oldswill remain on £3.68 per hour

  • Apprentices – by 5p from £2.60 to £2.65 per hour
These new rates will come into force on the 1st October 2012

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