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Royal Air Force

15 job reviews

6.5/10
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Royal Air Force pay

Does Royal Air Force pay weekly, biweekly or monthly?

People get paid every month

87% of people report they get paid every month

Based on 15 employee responses

Do workers at Royal Air Force do extra work that they don't get paid for?

Sometimes. Most people do unpaid extra work

Not great

73% of people report that they do extra work that they don’t get paid for

Based on 15 employee responses

Why this matters

Everyone should get paid for any extra work they do, even if it is outside your contracted hours. At a good job, you should be paid for all the time you spend at work.

Does Royal Air Force pay sick pay?

Yes. People get proper sick pay

Excellent

93% of people say they would get paid if they were sick but scheduled to work

Based on 15 employee responses

Why this matters

Everyone gets sick sometimes. You should be able to take time off without worrying.

At a good job you should still get paid if you’re scheduled to work but can’t due to sickness. Your contract should say how many sick days you can take each year.

This is more than the legal minimum, which says you should only get paid if you are unwell for 4 full days. See Citizens Advice for more details.

Do workers at Royal Air Force get paid breaks?

Yes. People get paid breaks

Excellent

75% of people say they get paid breaks

Based on 12 employee responses

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.

What people say about pay at Royal Air Force

  • 7.8/10

    Best thing

    Travel, lifestyle, pay

    Worst thing

    going away and not seeing family/friends for months

    Ict technician, August 2020
  • 6.3/10

    Best thing

    Pension

    Worst thing

    Travel, pay , allowances, workload
    Aircraft engineer, July 2020