Sainsbury’s

Breakroom Rating
based on 211 responses
6.3/10
  • UK
  • Supermarkets
sainsburys.co.uk

Find out what jobs are really like at Sainsbury’s…

We’ve surveyed 211 current employees about their job at Sainsbury’s. They’ve told us their hourly pay rate, staff discount, and much more.

Hourly pay rates

Drivers £9.25–10.05

From 20 hourly employees

Front of house £9.10–9.20

From 6 hourly employees

Kitchens £9.20

From 6 hourly employees

Managers £9.20–11.03

From 7 hourly employees

Stores £9.20–9.30

From 148 hourly employees

Warehouses £9.20–13.31

From 10 hourly employees

  • People get paid every four weeks

  • People get paid accurately and on time

    Excellent

Hours

  • This employer mostly uses low hours, part time and full time contracts

  • People work the same number of hours they’re contracted for

    Excellent
  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    Excellent
  • Most people don’t get 4 weeks notice of when they’re working

    Not great
  • Managers don’t change people’s shifts at short notice

    Excellent
  • Most people get enough choice over which shifts they work

    Good
  • Most people find it easy to change shifts

    Good

Benefits

  • People get a 10% staff discount in Sainsbury's and Argos.

  • People don’t get paid breaks

    Bad
  • People get proper sick pay

    Excellent
  • Most people find it easy to book holidays

    Good

Workplace

  • Most people feel stressed here

    Not great
  • Most people recommend working with their team

    Good
  • Most people feel treated with respect by their managers

    Good
  • Students say this is a good place to work if you’re studying

    Excellent
  • People say this is a good place to work if you care for a child or other relative

    Excellent
  • Most people get enough training when they start

    Good
  • Only some people are given support to progress here

    Not great
  • Most people feel well informed about how the company is doing

    Good
  • People think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    Bad