The Real Living Wage Rates are calculated annually by the Resolution Foundation and overseen by the Living Wage Commission, and are based on the best available evidence about living standards in London and the UK.
The Real Living Wage is a voluntary rate of pay payable to anyone aged 18 or over.
On 5 November 2018 the Real Living Wage rates will be increased from:
- UK £8.75 to £9.00; and
- London £10.20 to £10.55