Main Social Security Benefits
|Basic retirement pension||– single person||£159.35|
|– married couple||£243.25|
|Statutory Pay Rates – Average|
|Statutory Sick Pay||£89.35|
|Statutory Maternity Pay||– First 6 Weeks||90% of Weekly|
|– Next 33 Weeks||£140.98*|
|Statutory Paternity Pay||2 weeks||£140.98*|
|Statutory Adoption Pay||39 Weeks||£140.98*|
* Or 90% of weekly earnings if lower.
Additional Paternity Pay and Leave may be available for a child due or adoptions matched on or after 3 April 2011.