NMW and NLW rate increases from 1st April 2022



The National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage rates will increase on 1‌‌‌ ‌April.


You must be at least:

  • school leaving age to get the National Minimum Wage

  • aged 23 to get the National Living Wage - the minimum wage will still apply for workers aged 22 and under


Here are the current and new rates:


Apprentice

Increasing from £4.30 to £4.81


Under 18

Increasing from £4.62 to £4.81


18-20

Increasing from £6.56 to £6.83


21-22

Increasing from £8.36 to £9.18


23 and over

Increasing from £8.91 to £9.50


For more information visit https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates