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McDonald’s is a fast food restaurant chain. They serve American-style fast food.

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What's the pay for 16 year olds at McDonald’s?

The average pay for 16 year olds at McDonald’s is between £7.50 and £8.51 per hour.

Here's a breakdown of what 16 year olds are paid in different roles at McDonald’s:

Job McDonald’s pay per hour for 16 yr olds
Crew member £7.74–8.25
Shift manager £7.50–10.39
Customer assistant £7.50–9.55
Server £4.62–10.00
Cook £6.42–9.10

What is the Real Living Wage?

The Real Living Wage is a voluntary rate employers can sign up to that is based on the real cost of living.

Location Real Living Wage
London £11.95
Rest of the UK £10.90

What is the legal minimum wage?

The minimum wage is the legal minimum you must be paid per hour.

Age group Legal minimum wage
Under 18 £4.81
18-20 £6.83
21-22 £9.18
23 or older £9.50

Last updated 29 November 2022

How we know this

Based on 507 job reviews from people who work at McDonald’s.

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