From 1 April 2018 workers must be paid at least these minimum amounts. The amounts apply until they are changed by a new law.

The overtime rate is 1.5 times these hourly rates.

Grade Hourly rate
Grade 1: worker under compulsory school age £3.47
Grade 1: worker (16 to 24 years of age) £7.38
Grade 1: worker (aged 25+) £7.83
Grade 2 worker £8.29
Grade 3 worker £8.54
Grade 4 worker £9.16
Grade 5 worker £9.70
Grade 6 worker £10.48
Year 1 apprentice £3.93
Year 2 apprentice (aged 16 to 17) £4.21
Year 2 apprentice (aged 18 to 20) £5.90
Year 2 apprentice (aged 21 to 24) £7.38
Year 2 apprentice (aged 25+) £8.05