Welcome to Everyday Finance > Pay and wages.

This unit includes the following activities:

  • Videos about minimum wage, number of hours and some other issues (Videos)

  • Different ways of working out hourly pay (Videos)

  • Different ways of working out weekly and monthly wages (Activities)

  • Hourly Pay (Game)

  • Information about wages (Activity)

  • True or False? (Quiz)

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Videos about minimum wage, number of hours and other issues

Minimum wage, number of hours and other issues

Different ways of working out weekly and monthly wages

Working out weekly and monthly wages

Information about wages

Information about wages

Different ways of working out hourly pay

Some different ways of working out hourly pay

Hourly pay

Hourly pay game

True or False

True or False

Further links and resources

Follow these links for more help and information. The government web pages have lots of information. In particular:

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For more practise and help with some of the maths skills you might find useful:

Use your calculator to see if you are being paid at the correct rates for the minimum wage. Call the Pay and Work Rights Helpline (0800 917 2368) if you think you are not.