Do Poundland pay breaks?

No. Most people don’t get paid breaks at Poundland.

Retailers who pay breaks include Sofology, IKEA and Symphony Group.

Last updated 15 August 2022

How we know this

Based on 106 job reviews from people who work at Poundland.

91% 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.

Which retailers pay breaks?

  1. Sofology Most people get paid breaks
    8.1
  2. IKEA Most people get paid breaks
    7.6
  3. Symphony Group Only some people get paid breaks
    7.3
  4. Ocado Only some people get paid breaks
    7.2
  5. Harrods Most people get paid breaks
    7.2
  6. World Duty Free Most people get paid breaks
    7.2
  7. THG Only some people get paid breaks
    6.8
  8. Games Workshop Most people get paid breaks
    6.7
  9. Dreams Only some people get paid breaks
    6.6
  10. Studio Only some people get paid breaks
    6.6

What people are saying about sick pay at Poundland

  • Best thing

    Colleagues

    Worst thing

    Everything else breaks pay management

    2.3

    Poundland Employee, June 2021

  • Best thing

    Some of the staff and customers

    Worst thing

    Way the hours work for breaks etc

    6.2

    Poundland Sales assistant, September 2019