The United Kingdom: Upcoming Salary Changes for 2024

Key Points  

  • The United Kingdom will introduce a new national minimum and living wage on 1 April 2024  


The United Kingdom (UK) government will increase the country’s national minimum and living wage by 9.8% on 1 April 2024. This will increase to £11.44 an hour for eligible workers aged 21 and over across the UK. The apprentice rate will also increase by 21.2% to a total of £6.40. For additional information on the expected increases, check here 

What are the Changes?  

Employers should review their salary rates before 1 April 2024 to ensure they comply with the new minimum wage requirements. 

Looking Ahead  

Continue to check the government of the UK’s website and Envoy’s website for the latest updates and information. 

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