We are the organisation at the heart of the independent movement of businesses and people that campaign for the idea that a hard day’s work deserves a fair day’s pay. We celebrate and recognise the leadership of responsible employers who choose to go further and pay a real Living Wage based on the cost of living, not just the government minimum.
WHAT IS THE LIVING WAGE?
The real Living Wage is based on the cost of living and is voluntarily paid by over 4,200 UK employers who believe a hard day's work deserves a fair day's pay.
WHY PAY THE REAL LIVING WAGE?
As well as being good for society, there are significant business benefits to paying the real Living Wage.
WHO PAYS THE REAL LIVING WAGE?
There are over 4,200 Living Wage Employers, including more than 1/3 of the FTSE 100 and household names including Ikea, Aviva, Nationwide and Everton FC.