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Can you be paid less than minimum wage UK?

Can you be paid less than minimum wage UK?

It is illegal for your employer to pay you less than the National Minimum Wage rates. So check your pay and talk to your manager to make sure you’re getting the wages you are legally entitled to.

What was the NMW in 2017?

Previous rates

25 and over 18 to 20
April 2018 to March 2019 £7.83 £5.90
April 2017 to March 2018 £7.50 £5.60
October 2016 to March 2017 £7.20 £5.55
April 2016 to September 2016 £7.20 £5.30

What was the average minimum wage in 2016?

History of California Minimum Wage

Effective Date New Minimum Wage Percentage of Increase Over Previous Wage
January 1, 2016 $10.00 11.1 percent
July 1, 2014 $9.00 12.5 percent
January 1, 2008 $8.00 6.7 percent
January 1, 2007 $7.50 11.1 percent

What is the minimum wage for a 17 year old in Ireland 2021?

These are the minimum rates of pay in Ireland from January 2021

Age of Employee Minimum Hourly Wage
Aged 20 or more €10.20 per hour
Aged 19 €9.18 per hour
Aged 18 €8.16 per hour
Under 18 €7.14 per hour

What is the hourly rate for a 20 year old?

Age 16-17 – £4.62 an hour. Age 18-20 – £6.56 an hour. Age 21-24 – £8.36 an hour.

What is the national minimum wage in the UK?

£6.15 per hour for workers aged 18-20

  • £4.35 per hour for under-18s who have finished compulsory education
  • £3.90 per hour for apprentices under 19 years old or 19 or over and in the first year of their apprenticeship
  • Which state has the highest Min wage?

    States of the West Coast and New England tend to pay the highest minimum wages in the nation. The state with the top minimum wage is Washington, paying $9.04 per hour, substantially above the federal minimum wage set at $7.25.

    How much is the minimum wage?

    The minimum wage was enacted in the United States in 1938 as part of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The first minimum wage was 25 cents an hour. The current US minimum wage is $7.25 per hour. However, some states and cities have set minimum wage rates that are higher than the federal minimum. 1 

    What is current federal Min wage?

    The current federal minimum wage is $7.25 per hour. However, some states have a higher minimum wage rate.