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Good news! Matalan has claimed their Breakroom profile.

They care about what their frontline employees think and want to be a good employer.


Matalan is a retailer. They sell homewares and fashion for women, men and children.

Do Matalan pay breaks?

Sometimes. Only some people get paid breaks at Matalan.

Fashion Retailers who pay breaks include MandM Direct, Massimo Dutti and Boden.

Last updated 20 May 2024

How we know this

Based on data from 108 people who took the Breakroom Quiz between May 2023 and May 2024.

62% of people say they don’t get paid breaks.

Why this matters

A good job should have paid breaks.

You should be paid for all your time at work, whether you’re on a break or not.

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What people are saying about sick pay at Matalan

  • Best thing

    How i meet new people

    Worst thing

    How long n no breaks


    Matalan Customer assistant, November 2023

  • Best thing

    the team members are great and everyone is very nice

    Worst thing

    don’t get enough breaks and some managers can be very rude


    Matalan Sales assistant, January 2023

  • Best thing

    The hours I need

    Worst thing

    No breaks and long hours in your feet


    Matalan General service assistant, October 2019

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