Living wage: change is coming

What's the difference between the minimum wage, the national living wage and the living wage as defined by the Living Wage Foundation?

The average person in the street would probably struggle to explain the three concepts, or indeed what exact levels they are actually set at.

Let’s start with the highest rate first. This is the Living Wage Foundation’s rate, which is £8.25 per hour for an employee not undertaking training.

It should be emphasised that these rates are not compulsory. The... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...