Living Wage

The Living Wage is an hourly rate set independently and updated annually. It is calculated according to the basic cost of living in the UK, the current UK Living Wage is £8.25 an hour. The current London Living Wage is £9.40 an hour (July 2016).

Employers choose to pay the Living Wage on a voluntary basis. The Living Wage Mark and Service Provider Recognition Scheme provide an ethical badge for responsible pay.