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Primark

Breakroom Rating
based on 115 job reviews
6.2/10
  • UK
  • Fashion retailers
primark.com/en

Primark job reviews

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115 Primark employees have compared their jobs on Breakroom. Find out what they say about pay, hours, shifts and more.

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  • 5.5/10

    Cashier

    • £8.90 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    Friendly colleagues.

    Worst thing

    Lack of dialogue between management and shop floor staff.

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    April 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Retail Assistant

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for students
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    March 2020
  • 8.3/10

    Cash office

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Not stressed
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts
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    March 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Stressed
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    March 2020
  • 8.8/10

    Retail operative

    • £7.80 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. No paid breaks
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    March 2020
  • 8.6/10

    Retail assistant

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Enough training
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Team I work with

    Worst thing

    Customers

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    March 2020
  • 7.6/10

    General assistant

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. No paid breaks
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    March 2020
  • 7.6/10

    Supervisors

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Don’t get proper breaks
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    March 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Night shift worker

    • £8.79 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    March 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Retail assistant

    • £7.80 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Bad for students
    3. Not treated with respect

    Best thing

    Money

    Worst thing

    Stress

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    March 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Night shift retail assistant

    • £8.90 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts
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    March 2020
  • 6.4/10

    Retail Assistant

    • £7.80 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
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    March 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Retail assistant

    • £7.80 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Not stressed
    3. One week notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    Attitude of customers

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    March 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Supervisor

    • £8.70 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    Friends

    Worst thing

    Dealing with rude customers

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    February 2020
  • 7.3/10

    Retail assistant

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Not treated with respect

    Best thing

    Set shifts
    No weekends or bank holidays

    Worst thing

    Short staffed and expected to do 2 or 3 peoples jobs

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    February 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Retail assistant

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    February 2020
  • 5.9/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    The staff I work with

    Worst thing

    The hours

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    February 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Sales assistant

    • £7.50 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Enough training
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    February 2020
  • 4.5/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £8.70 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Stressed
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    February 2020
  • 8.6/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.23 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Not stressed
    3. One week notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Short shifts, good hourly pay, Set shift pattern (same days each week) which suit my schedule, closes at 6pm on Saturdays

    Worst thing

    Standing for the whole shift

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    February 2020