The United Kingdom lags behind many other countries when it comes to the highest minimum wage.
Take-home pay amounts to £4.58 an hour, quite a distance short of Australia where that number is £6.19. Editor's note: The national minimum wage in the U.S. is $7.25 (£4.74).
This chart shows take-home pay in countries with the highest minimum wages (GBP).
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