Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Minimum wage rise gives boost to 2.7 million lowest-paid

THE minimum wage set by the government, known as the national living wage, is increasing by more than a pound for the first time, providing a welcome boost for 2.7 million low-paid workers reports the BBC.

The main wage rate is rising from £10.42 to £11.44 an hour and will apply to workers over 21 rather than over 23.

Younger workers will also see a rise in the rates that apply to them.

Click below for more details.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-68678814

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THE minimum wage set by the government, known as the national living wage, is increasing by more than a pound for the first time, providing a welcome boost for 2.7 million low-paid workers reports the BBC.

The main wage rate is rising from £10.42 to £11.44 an hour and will apply to workers over 21 rather than over 23.

Younger workers will also see a rise in the rates that apply to them.

Click below for more details.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-68678814

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