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What's the pay for 16 year olds at Sainsbury’s?

The average pay for 16 year olds at Sainsbury’s is between £9.30 and £9.50 per hour.

Here's a breakdown of what 16 year olds are paid in different roles at Sainsbury’s:
Job Sainsbury’s pay per hour for 16 yr olds
Retail and sales assistants £9.30–9.50

The current minimum wage for people age 16 is £4.62 per hour.

The Real Living Wage is £9.50 (£10.85 in London).

Last updated 17 January, 2022

How we know this

Based on 182 job reviews from people who work at Sainsbury’s.

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