Ministry of Defence

Ministry of Defence is a Government department. They're responsible for the army, navy and air force.

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Ministry of Defence pay 2022

97 people who work at Ministry of Defence have taken the Breakroom quiz. Here's everything they told us about pay per hour, pay by age, and more.

How much do Ministry of Defence pay per hour?

This table shows how hourly pay rates at Ministry of Defence compare across the different types of jobs they offer.

Job Ministry of Defence pay per hour
Administrator £9.07–14.12
Security officer £8.55–10.06

What do Ministry of Defence pay different age groups?

This table shows how hourly pay rates at Ministry of Defence vary between age groups.

Age group Ministry of Defence pay per hour
16-17 Not enough data yet
18-20 Not enough data yet
21-24 Not enough data yet
25 and over £8.95–22.95

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 £11.05
Rest of the UK £9.90

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

Do Ministry of Defence pay breaks?

Usually. Most people get paid breaks at Ministry of Defence.

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Last updated 14 May, 2022

Do Ministry of Defence pay by the hour or annually?

People get paid an annual salary at Ministry of Defence.

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Last updated 10 May, 2022

Do Ministry of Defence pay enough to live on?

People are paid enough to live on at Ministry of Defence.

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Last updated 14 May, 2022

Do Ministry of Defence pay market rates?

Most people are not paid market rates at Ministry of Defence.

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Last updated 14 May, 2022

Do Ministry of Defence pay minimum wage?

Yes. People are paid above the minimum wage at Ministry of Defence.

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Last updated 14 May, 2022

Do Ministry of Defence pay sick pay?

Yes. People get proper sick pay at Ministry of Defence.

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Last updated 14 May, 2022

Do workers at Ministry of Defence do extra work that they don't get paid for?

Rarely. Most people don’t do unpaid extra work at Ministry of Defence.

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Last updated 14 May, 2022