National Living Wage – Increased From 1 April 2021

Millions of workers in all parts of the UK will receive a pay increase from April 1, as the National Living Wage and National Minimum Wage uplift comes into effect.

In full, the increases from April 1 2021 are:

• National Living Wage (23+) has increased 2.2%, from £8.72 to £8.91

• National Minimum Wage (21-22) has increased 2%, from £8.20 to £8.36

• National Minimum Wage (18-20) has increased 1.7% from £6.45 to £6.56

• National Minimum Wage (under 18) has increased 1.5% from £4.55 to £4.62

• Apprentice Rate has increased 3.6% from £4.15 to £4.30