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Minimum Wage?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Neoni, 2 Jun 2006.

  1. Neoni

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    Minimum Wage?

    Hi whats the Minimum wage for 18 year oldsand do they have to pay the minimum wage? or can they go lower?

    Just a quick question.

    -Thanks in advance.

    _Neon
     
  2. Gilly

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    1 second google gave this
     
  3. Neoni

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    so 4.10 then.
     
  4. homerio

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    No its £4.25

    And yes, they have to pay minimum wage, that's the point of it :p
     
  5. LeperousDust

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    It's not the £5.20 that you're thinking of and have probably seen flouted on the news. Thats for over 21's or something like that. Just remember 16-18 year old's get screwed over even moreso ;).
     
  6. The Pat

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    For 18 year olds it is £5.05 per hour as a minimum.
     
  7. Xinn

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    Cant see that myself or im getting ripped off.
     
  8. Mon

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    £5.05 for over 22's going up again in the autumn.


    link here
     
  9. LeperousDust

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    Thats quoted directly from the link you just gave Mon?
     
  10. nikebee

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    again from googling "national minimum wage"


    and again



    edit: just realised the info i've got is from the same link that Mon gave... :p